Posts tagged: Public Policy - Diverse

Guillermo: Trump Must Not Shut Off Dream of DACA

by Emil Guillermo | August 28, 2017
We are coming up to a major game of chicken over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. [...] Read more

Religious Leaders March Against Trump Direction

by Catherine Morris |
Sikhs and Buddhist monks, rabbis, reverends and ministers rallied in the nation’s capital Mon [...] Read more

Experts: True Equality for Women Still not a Reality

by Tiffany Pennamon | August 27, 2017
Despite 97 years of progress fighting for gender equality in political offices, in the workplac [...] Read more

NY Launching Underage Drinking Crackdown in College Towns

by Associated Press | August 24, 2017
ALBANY, N.Y. — State authorities say they’re launching an effort to crack down on underage [...] Read more

Princeton Review Does a Disservice to Prospective LGBTQ+ Students

by Chelsea Fullerton | August 23, 2017
The “LGBTQ Unfriendly” list does a great disservice to our prospective students by giving a [...] Read more

Howard University Appoints Comey to Endowed Chair

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
In a move seen as a win for HBCUs and a potential boon for diversity in America’s intelligenc [...] Read more

Report: Half of Massachusett’s Labor Force Holds Bachelor’s Degrees

by Bob Salsberg, Associated Press |
BOSTON — Half of all workers in Massachusetts held a bachelor’s degree or higher in 2016, m [...] Read more

New Approach to Criminal Justice Education

by Doug Cremer | August 22, 2017
The challenges that confront law enforcement these days are great and heading towards a crisis. [...] Read more

Obama Chief of Staff Joins Notre Dame Global Affairs Faculty

by Associated Press |
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — One of former President Barack Obama’s top White House aides is joining [...] Read more

Lawmakers Press Justice Dept. on Intentions Regarding Higher Ed Inclusion

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 21, 2017
Several Democratic lawmakers are pressing the Trump administration for clarity on the question [...] Read more

Civil Rights Leaders: Higher Ed Needs More Engagement After Charlottesville

by Emil Guillermo | August 14, 2017
President Trump may have taken two days to specifically call out the KKK, neo-Nazis and White s [...] Read more

Experts: Intimidation at Heart Department of Justice Plan

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 2, 2017
The U.S. Department of Justice’s recently revealed plan to investigate and sue colleges that [...] Read more

Senators Push for Expanded Childcare Support for Low-income Students

by Catherine Morris | August 1, 2017
Legislation reintroduced in the Senate on Tuesday, the Child Care Access Means Parents in Schoo [...] Read more

Report: Justice Department Plans to Investigate Colleges’ Affirmative Action Admission Policies

by Diverse Staff |
The Trump administration plans to have the U.S. Department of Justice’s civil rights division [...] Read more

Department of Education Scrapping Plan for Single Student Loan Servicer

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
The U.S. Department of Education announced late Tuesday that it was reversing course on its pla [...] Read more