Posts tagged: African American - Diverse

What I Learned (Not) Flying First Class

by Frank H. Wu | April 29, 2018 The problem of privilege, no different than ignorance, is that it need not acknowledge itself. Read more

Vanderbilt Pays Tribute to Black SEC Pioneer Player

by Pearl Stewart | January 11, 2018
Billed as “an evening of conversation about the intersection of race and sports,” Wednesday [...] Read more

New Questions in NSSE Survey Spark Important Conversations

by Lois Elfman | November 16, 2017
A topical module around inclusiveness and engagement with cultural diversity debuted in this ye [...] Read more

Rising Star is Elected Lt. Gov of Virginia

by | November 8, 2017
Among the several political races in Tuesday’s election across the nation, one stands out bec [...] Read more

A Book Against Corporal Punishment of African-American Children

by Lois Elfman | April 2, 2017
In Spare the Kids, Dr. Stacey Patton takes on the issue of corporal punishment and how it harms [...] Read more

Historical Appreciation: Reflecting on the 2016 Presidential Election

by Roberto Rodriguez | November 11, 2016
On election night, I received hundreds of messages from friends and colleagues from throughout [...] Read more

Virginia Tech President Wants to Double Minority Enrollments

by Associated Press | November 8, 2016
BLACKSBURG, Va. ― Virginia Tech President Timothy Sands is calling on the university to doubl [...] Read more

Experts Discuss Global Case for Reparations for Slavery

by Jamal Eric Watson | November 5, 2015
Several dozen academics, activists and former political leaders from across the globe traveled [...] Read more

Report: Financial Aid, Student Support Reforms Should Embrace Non-Traditional Black Students

by Ronald Roach | May 21, 2014
National Urban League offers insight into why and what supports are needed to improve higher ed [...] Read more