Arrman Kyaw - Higher Education

Arrman Kyaw
Arrman is an editorial assistant at Diverse, where he handles newsletters and contributes to reporting and editing. He has prior newsroom experience including from Richmond Magazine, The Henrico Citizen and the Capital News Service. A Burmese reporter, he graduated 2020 in journalism and philosophy from the University of Richmond, where he was managing editor for the student-run newspaper, The Collegian. You can find him on Twitter at @ArrmanKyaw and on his website:

Big Ten Will Have Eight-Game Fall Football Season

by | September 17, 2020
The Big Ten will have an eight-game football season starting the weekend of Oct. 24, USA Today [...] Read more

Faculty Layoffs at St. Cloud Raise Concerns About Diversity

by | September 16, 2020
As colleges and universities across the nation face budgetary cuts in the wake of COVID-19, inc [...] Read more

Shenandoah University Names First Assistant Provost for Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity

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Shenandoah University has named Dr. Hakeem Leonard, associate professor of music therapy, as it [...] Read more

Kamala Harris Promises Free College Tuition for Low-Income Students

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Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris promised Thursday that if she and Joe B [...] Read more

UNCF Will Host Virtual Walk Fundraiser to Support HBCUs

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The United Negro College Fund (UNCF ) will be hosting a digital fundraiser this Saturday to sup [...] Read more

Krug’s Publisher Says Book Proceeds Will Go to Fund for Black and Latinx Scholars

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The publisher of  Dr. Jessica Krug – the White academic who revealed she had pretended to be [...] Read more

Missing Alabama State University Student Found Dead

by | September 15, 2020
Missing Alabama State University student Adam Dowdell Jr. has been found dead, reported. [...] Read more

Columbia University Marching Band Votes to Disband Amid Misconduct Allegations

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The Columbia University Marching Band has voted to disband on Saturday evening after 116 years [...] Read more

Loyola University New Orleans Hires New VP of Equity and Inclusion

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Dr. Kedrick Perry has been hired as the new vice president of equity and inclusion today at Loy [...] Read more

University of Michigan Seeks Injunction to Stop Graduate Student Protests

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University of Michigan President Dr. Mark Schlissel is seeking an injunction to get protesting [...] Read more

Bellevue President Recognized for Advocacy Work

by | September 14, 2020
Bellevue President Dr. Mary Hawkins has been named the 2020 recipient of the Ohtli Award, one o [...] Read more

SAT, ACT Scores Still Required for Some Scholarships in Georgia

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SAT and ACT scores are optional next year for admission to Georgia public colleges and universi [...] Read more

Peyton Manning’s Peyback Foundation Create Scholarships at Four HBCUs

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Former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning’s Peyback Foundation has endowed six scholarships a [...] Read more

New Jersey Governor Declares Juneteenth a State Holiday

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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation last week that declared Juneteenth – the day c [...] Read more

Black Students Protest Racism at Kent State University

by | September 11, 2020
Black students protested at Kent State University Thursday, calling the school’s response to [...] Read more