Posts tagged: Scholarships - Diverse

After Backlash, University of Iowa Restores Scholarships

by Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press | March 1, 2017
IOWA CITY, Iowa — After facing lawsuits and days of criticism, the University of Iowa is shel [...] Read more

Lawsuits Challenge University of Iowa Decision to Revoke Scholarships

by Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press | February 28, 2017
IOWA CITY, Iowa  — Two proposed class-action lawsuits have been filed challenging the Univer [...] Read more

Smith College Raises Possible Record $486M

by Associated Press | February 21, 2017
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — A private liberal arts college for women says the Massachusetts school h [...] Read more

Wheaton College Answers Immigration Ban with a Scholarship

by Catherine Morris | January 31, 2017
Wheaton College, a small, private, liberal arts institution located in Norton, Massachusetts, a [...] Read more

Ex-Baylor Officer Sues School Claiming Retaliatory Firing

by Associated Press | January 26, 2017
WACO, Texas — A former financial aid officer at Baylor is suing the university claiming it fi [...] Read more

University of West Florida Professor Gives School $1M for Scholarships

by Associated Press | January 22, 2017
PENSACOLA, Fla. — A University of West Florida professor has contributed $1 million to the sc [...] Read more

Detroit College Tuition Program Expands to Cover 4 Years

by Associated Press | November 29, 2016
DETROIT — A college tuition program that serves Detroit residents has been expanded to cover [...] Read more

University of St. Thomas Plans to Assist Low-income Students

by Associated Press | November 27, 2016
ST. PAUL, Minn.  — The University of St. Thomas in St. Paul plans to launch a two-year progr [...] Read more

San Juan College Gets $2M to Help Native Students

by Associated Press | November 21, 2016
FARMINGTON, N.M. — San Juan College, located in northwestern New Mexico, has been awarded mor [...] Read more

LSU Establishes Legacy Scholarship Program

by Associated Press | October 23, 2016
BATON ROUGE, La. ― As part of an effort to reconnect the LSU family, the LSU Board of Supervi [...] Read more

Courtney McAnuff Steers Rutgers’ Commitment to Diversity

by Lois Elfman | October 18, 2016
Courtney McAnuff, vice president for enrollment management at Rutgers University, helped create [...] Read more

LeBron James’ Foundation Opens Institute to Aid College Students

by Tom Withers, Associated Press | October 13, 2016
AKRON, Ohio ― LeBron James isn’t just helping kids afford college. He wants them to stay th [...] Read more

Supreme Court Rejects NCAA Appeal of O’Bannon Case

by Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press | October 3, 2016
The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear the NCAA’s appeal of the Ed O’Bannon case, leaving [...] Read more

DC-UP Seeks Top Students Through Generous Scholarship

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 9, 2016
In an effort to woo the top students in Washington, D.C., UDC is offering generous scholarships [...] Read more

Pros Advise Higher Ed Endowment Managers to Stick to Principles

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 14, 2016
When it comes to managing endowments at institutions of higher education and trying to acquire [...] Read more