Dynahlee Padilla - Higher Education


Houston Rapper Travis Scott Offers to Pay Tuition for 5 HBCU Students

by | October 9, 2020
Houston Rapper Travis Scott offered to pay the tuition of five students that currently attend h [...] Read more

Mellody Hobson to Establish New Residence College at Alma Mater, Princeton University

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Mellody Hobson and the Hobson/Lucas Family Foundation have made the lead gift to establish a ne [...] Read more

TheDream.US Report Highlights How COVID-19 Has Disproportionately Affected Immigrant Scholars

by | October 8, 2020
TheDream.US, the nation’s largest scholarship program for immigrant youth, recently released [...] Read more

SUNY Binghamton Temporarily Switches to Remote Learning Due to Spike in COVID-19 Cases

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Due to a spike in COVID-19 cases, in-person classes at Binghamton University will be suspende [...] Read more

8 HBCUs Receive Millions to Expand COVID-19 Testing Facilities on Campus

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Eight historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have received $15 million in funding [...] Read more

Bowie State University Police Officer on Administrative Leave After Alleged Incident with Student

by | October 5, 2020
Last week, a police officer at Bowie State University was placed on administrative leave after [...] Read more

Kevin Young Named as New Director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

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Kevin Young, who is currently the director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Cultur [...] Read more

Students Struggling to Make Ends Meet Given COVID-19’s Impact on Jobs

by | October 2, 2020
College students often rely on federal work-study positions and other jobs on and off campus to [...] Read more

Dr. Michael T. Benson Named Third President of Coastal Carolina University

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Dr. Michael T. Benson has been named the third president of Coastal Carolina University. He wil [...] Read more

Californians to Vote on Racial, Gender Preference Programs

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California is voting on whether to allow affirmative action in public hiring, contracting and c [...] Read more

Aspiring Lawyers Press Forward Despite COVID-19

by | October 1, 2020
COVID-19  has altered plans for aspiring lawyers to take the Law School Admission Test (LSAT), [...] Read more

University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld Announces Early Retirement

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University Iowa President Bruce Harreld is retiring early, several years before his contract wa [...] Read more

DeVos Announces $24 Million In Grants to Expand Education Choice for Native American Students

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The U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced that 40 new grant awards totaling $24 mil [...] Read more

Community Colleges Across the Nation Join Google Apprenticeship Program

by | September 30, 2020
Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC), San Jose City College (SJCC) and the Austin Comm [...] Read more

Lilly Endowment Inc. Awards Vincennes University a $2.5 Million Grant

by | September 29, 2020
Vincennes University in Indiana was recently awarded a $2.5 million grant from Lilly Endowment [...] Read more