Posts tagged: Research - Diverse

The Pathology of Delusions

by Shawn Alexander | August 31, 2017
The scenario of being criticized and threatened for writing honestly about race and/or racism i [...] Read more

Scholar: Graduate Research Internships a Resource to Fill STEM Workforce Gap

by Erick C. Jones | August 30, 2017
Expanding opportunities for more students to take advantage of graduate research internships mi [...] Read more

National Study Shows Freshmen Better Off Taking 15 Credits

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 21, 2017
Students who took 15 credits during their first year of college did better academically and wer [...] Read more

Study: One-fifth of Americans Find Workplace Hostile or Threatening

by Paul Wiseman, Associated Press | August 14, 2017
WASHINGTON — The American workplace is grueling, stressful and surprisingly hostile. So concl [...] Read more

University of Memphis Lands its Largest Research Contract

by Associated Press | July 27, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The University of Memphis has landed the largest research contract in the sc [...] Read more

3 Rowan University Diversity Programs Awarded NSF Grants

by Monica Levitan | July 26, 2017
Three programs at Rowan University with goals to promote diversity and equality for underrepres [...] Read more

Scholars’ Research Challenges College ‘Mismatch’ Theory

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 24, 2017
Low-income students could have a better shot at upward mobility if they had greater access to m [...] Read more

Study: Increased Credit Hours’ Impact on Graduation Rates ‘Very Limited’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 19, 2017
A recent study finds that excess credit hour policies were having a “very limited” impact o [...] Read more

University of Missouri Research Institute Closes Amid Cuts

by Associated Press | July 18, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. — The University of Missouri System has closed its $10 million medical research [...] Read more

Diversity Pacesetter Maryam Mirzakhani Dies

by Emil Guillermo | July 17, 2017
Stanford professor Maryam Mirzakhani, first and only female winner of prestigious Fields Medal [...] Read more

Scholar Defends Chinese-American Researcher Jailed in Iran

by Adam Schreck, Associated Press |
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Chinese-American graduate student sentenced to 10 years in pr [...] Read more

U. of New Hampshire Institute on Disabilities Gets $2.7M Grant

by Associated Press | July 5, 2017
DURHAM, N.H. — The University of New Hampshire has been awarded a five-year, $2.7 million gra [...] Read more

Ivy League Historian Returns Prize After Citations Questions

by Associated Press |
NEW YORK — A Columbia University professor who specializes in modern Korean and East Asian hi [...] Read more

St. Mary’s Unearths Evidence of Its Slave-laden Past

by Catherine Morris | July 3, 2017
St. Mary’s College of Maryland is one of many colleges and universities currently exploring i [...] Read more

24 Colleges Each Get $1M Grant to Boost STEM Programs

by Monica Levitan | June 29, 2017
Two Virginia universities — Radford University and Virginia Tech — are among 24 schools tha [...] Read more