G.E. Branch III - Higher Education

G.E. Branch III
G.E. Branch III is the Online Editor of Diverse: Issues In Higher Education, the web presentation based on the only national newsmagazine focused on matters of access and opportunity for all in higher education. G.E. joined Diverse in 2012 and is responsible for managing content for DiverseEducation.com, which posts fresh diversity-related news each weekday. Previously, G.E. served as assignment editor for more than 20 years with USA TODAY, covering collegiate and professional sports. G.E., a graduate of Norfolk State University, also has worked as producer at AOL/FanHouse and an editor at The Charlotte Observer.

Trump Relegates Transgender Americans to Ranks of Second-Class Citizens

by | July 26, 2017 On July 26, 2017, President Donald J. Trump announced -- via Twitter, of course -- that transge Read more

Controversy Commences at Bethune-Cookman

by | May 1, 2017
Bethune-Cookman University rocketed to the forefront of conversation about commencement speaker [...] Read more

Muhammad Ali, Undisputedly ‘The Greatest’

by | June 4, 2016
Muhammad Ali. Who among us today can suppress a smile of appreciation at the mere mention of th [...] Read more

Move to Remove Confederate Flag a Good Starting Point

by | June 23, 2015
With a swiftness that no one could have possibly imagined, the Confederate battle flag potentia [...] Read more

Marion Barry, The People’s Choice

by | November 23, 2014
The former city councilman and four-term mayor was nothing short of a living, breathing testame [...] Read more

Michael Dunn Verdict: Another Day, Another Step Backward

by | February 16, 2014
Admittedly, I was caught off-guard by the failure of a jury in Jacksonville, Fla., to convict M [...] Read more

Russell Wilson Reps Higher Education Well

by | February 2, 2014
It is impossible not to be impressed by the maturity, poise, confidence and leadership consiste [...] Read more

Obama: More Work Must Be Done for Civil Rights

by | August 28, 2013
Though President Obama’s speech on Wednesday’s 50th anniversary of the March on Washington [...] Read more

Rutgers’ Video Tells Only Part of College Athletics Story

by | April 3, 2013
Rutgers University, which fired men's basketball coach Mike Rice, probably figures we should a [...] Read more