Dynahlee Padilla - Higher Education


LSU Experiences Record Enrollment Despite COVID-19

by | September 29, 2020
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, enrollment at Louisiana State University (LSU) has reached an al [...] Read more

Rhodes College Alumni Start Facebook Group to Oppose Supreme Court Nominee

by | September 28, 2020
Rhodes College alumni have created a Facebook group to express opposition to the U.S. Supreme C [...] Read more

Church Raises $100,000 for College Students Amid Pandemic

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The Bethel Baptist Institutional Church in Jacksonville, Fla. awarded 85 students with scholars [...] Read more

DeVos Announces $17.7 million for Small Business Program

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The U.S. Department of Education is setting aside $17.7 million in coronavirus relief funds for [...] Read more

Duke Campus Building Named after Wilhelmina Reuben-Cooke

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The Duke University Board of Trustees voted unanimously to rename the sociology-psychology buil [...] Read more

RIT Requires Flu Vaccinations for On-Campus Students, Faculty and Staff

by | September 25, 2020
The Rochester Institute of Technology is requiring those who will be on-campus for any reason t [...] Read more

Trump Administration Sends 250K COVID-19 Tests to 41 HBCUs

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A White House official said the administration has shipped more than 250,000 rapid coronavirus [...] Read more

Enrollment is Down at Tennessee Community Colleges, Especially Among Black Students

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According to The Knoxville News Sentinel, The Tennessee Board of Regents announced recently tha [...] Read more

University of Delaware Announces Layoffs, Other Measures to Address Budget Deficit

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The University of Delaware (UD) announced layoffs, voluntary retirement program and staff hour [...] Read more

Assessing COVID-19’s Impact on Student Get-Out-the-Vote Efforts

by | September 24, 2020
In a presidential election year, get-out-the-vote efforts on college campuses are typically rob [...] Read more

Survey: Parents Don’t Want to Pay Full Price for Online College

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With COVID-19 causing many colleges and universities to go remote in an effort to curb the spre [...] Read more

DeVos Under Investigation for Potentially Violating Hatch Act

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is under investigation by The Office of the Special Counsel for [...] Read more

Poll: COVID-19 Has Made Young People Question The Value of College

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A new nationwide poll, with support from Equitable Futures, a project of the Bill & Melinda [...] Read more

Rutgers Receives $15M Grant to Establish Global Racial Justice Institute

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Rutgers University has been awarded a five-year $15 million grant by The Andrew W. Mellon Found [...] Read more

Two Yale Faculty Named Among 100 Most Inspiring Hispanic/Latinx Scientists

by | September 23, 2020
Cell Mentor, an online professional resource for scientists created by Cell Press, just named t [...] Read more