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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:

Dr. Marsha Danielson Named President of Minnesota State College Southeast

by | April 30, 2021
Dr. Marsha Danielson has been named president of Minnesota State College Southeast. Danielson i [...] Read more

Saint Louis University to Get Full African American Studies Department

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African American Studies will become a full department at Saint Louis University by Fall 2021, [...] Read more

Pennsylvania Higher Ed System Board Votes to Advance School Merger Plan

by | April 29, 2021
The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) Board of Governors has voted 17-2 We [...] Read more

Penn State President Voices Support for Black Faculty Who Reported Hate Crime

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Penn State President Dr. Eric Barron voiced support Tuesday for two Black faculty who reported [...] Read more

University of Colorado Boulder to Vote on Measure Censuring President for DEI Failure

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University of Colorado Boulder’s faculty assembly is to vote on a measure censuring CU Presid [...] Read more

Tennessee State University Looking to Start Division I Ice Hockey Program

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Tennessee State University (TSU) is looking to start an NCAA Division I ice hockey program, Nas [...] Read more

Brown University Fund Gives $474,000 to Support Providence Public School District

by | April 28, 2021
Brown University’s Fund for the Education of the Children of Providence is giving $474,000 in [...] Read more

UC Davis Releases Document Showing DEI Investments

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University of California, Davis, has released a document showing the school’s investments in [...] Read more

Darren Lenard Hutchinson Named Emory University Inaugural John Lewis Chair for Civil Rights and Social Justice

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Darren Lenard Hutchinson has been named Emory University School of Law’s inaugural John Lewis [...] Read more

Michael Bloomberg to Deliver Keynote Address at Howard University Honors and Oaths Ceremony

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Philanthropist and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will deliver the keynote addres [...] Read more

Proctor Institute Report Examines Mexican American Studies Implementation in Texas Public Schools

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A new report from Rutgers University's Samuel DeWitt Proctor Institute for Leadership, Equity, [...] Read more

Dr. Antonio D. Tillis Appointed Next Chancellor of Rutgers University-Camden

by | April 27, 2021
Dr. Antonio D. Tillis will be the next chancellor of Rutgers University-Camden. In the past, Ti [...] Read more

Stakeholders Seek Legal, Legislative Remedy to NCAA Athlete Name, Image, Likeness Issue

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As it stands, student-athletes — “amateur athletes” — participating in NCAA-affiliated [...] Read more

Dr. Joseph Helble Named Lehigh University President

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Dr. Joseph Helble has been named the next president of Lehigh University. He starts Aug. 16. He [...] Read more

Lehigh University Receives $2.5 Million to Create Social Justice Institute

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Lehigh University has received $2.5 million to create an institute for social and racial justic [...] Read more