Sarah Wood - Higher Education

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Sarah Wood
Sarah Wood is a staff writer at Diverse: Issues In Higher Education. She previously was a summer reporting intern at Diverse. A recent graduate of Elon University, Sarah earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and international studies.


Report: HBCU Enrollment Increase is a Result of Current Political Climate

by | October 22, 2019
New research found that an increase in applications and enrollment at one-third of historically [...] Read more

Florida Tech to Build New Health Sciences Research Center

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An $18 million Health Sciences Research Center will be built on Florida Institute of Technology [...] Read more

Princeton Theological Seminary to Finance Reparations

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After a historical audit analyzed the Princeton Theological Seminary’s role in American slave [...] Read more

TMCF Raised $5.8M for HBCU Student Scholarships and Programs

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Over $5.8 million was raised at the Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s (TMCF) Anniversary Award [...] Read more

Board of Trustees Appoints New Paine College President

by | October 21, 2019
Dr. Cheryl Evans Jones has been appointed president of Paine College. Jones previously served a [...] Read more

ABCC Bringing Together Wide Spectrum of Culture Centers

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Since its founding 30 years ago, the Association for Black Culture Centers (ABCC) has grown fro [...] Read more

Halloween, a Season for Racist Costumes

by | October 18, 2019
The season for trick-or-treating, carving jack-o-lanterns and watching horror movies has arri [...] Read more

Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education Desires $100M for Rebuilding

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Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education seeks $100 million from the state legisla [...] Read more

Congressman Elijah Cummings Dead at 68

by | October 17, 2019
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) died Thursday at the age of 68 after suffering from a lon [...] Read more

College of Saint Rose Receives Donation to Train Educators

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The College of Saint Rose Thelma P. Lally School of Education recently received a $1.1 million [...] Read more

UGA to Name College of Education School After Mary Frances Early

by | October 16, 2019
The University of Georgia’s (UGA) College of Education will be named after music educator and [...] Read more

California Lutheran University President to Step Down

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California Lutheran University President Dr. Chris Kimball announced on Tuesday that he will st [...] Read more

NFL Retired Player Michael Johnson Donates to Parent’s Alma Maters

by | October 15, 2019
Former National Football League (NFL) player Michael Johnson honored both of his parents, Thoma [...] Read more

Breaking Down Gender Barriers in Collegiate Athletics

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Julie Cromer was recently named director of athletics at Ohio University. [...] Read more

PSU Receives Grant to Help Low-Income Students

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Portland State University (PSU) received a $277,000 grant from the Supplemental Nutrition Assis [...] Read more