Sarah Wood - Higher Education

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.

UT-Dallas Celebrates, Reflects for 50th Anniversary

by | August 20, 2019
The University of Texas-Dallas (UT-Dallas) kicked off its 50th anniversary celebrations at this [...] Read more

Accused UW Football Player Acquitted, Reinstated

by | August 19, 2019
The University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) has announced that Quintez Cephus, the school’s form [...] Read more

Acclaimed Author Paule Marshall Remembered By Scholars

by | August 16, 2019
Acclaimed author Paule Marshall, whose writings often reflected on her own heritage, the comple [...] Read more

Another University to Start Selling Alcohol at Football Games

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The University of Tennessee will now be permitted to sell alcoholic beverages at home football [...] Read more

Advocacy and New AMA Presidency Define Harris’ Career in Psychiatry

by | August 15, 2019
Rather than getting career inspiration from her family and friends, Dr. Patrice Harris’ inter [...] Read more

Some Students Finding Transcription Services a Convenient Job

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As a way to make extra money, some college and high school students are opting away from retail [...] Read more

Nonprofit to Implement Global Education Program for Girls

by | August 14, 2019
Plan International USA, a non-profit organization focused on ending poverty, recently received [...] Read more

CSU Chancellor Defends Reserves

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California State University (CSU) chancellor Dr. Timothy White said a state audit that revealed [...] Read more

Morgan State Leads HBCUs in Fulbright Scholars, Adds Three

by | August 13, 2019
With three more graduates awarded Fulbright Scholarships, Morgan State University is noting tha [...] Read more

Study Finds Debt Differences Between Various Degree-Holders

by | August 12, 2019
A recent study found that those who have completed a four-year degree or, in some cases, no deg [...] Read more

Kodiak College Director Resigns Due to Alaska’s Budget Cuts

by | August 9, 2019
Amid budget cuts to Alaska’s public universities, the newly appointed director of Kodiak Coll [...] Read more

Sharp International Student Decline Costs US, Study Finds

by | August 8, 2019
There has been a steady decline in international students studying in the United States over th [...] Read more

Michelle Obama Part of YouTube Series for College Students

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As part of former first lady Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher Initiative, which aims to help fir [...] Read more

UCF Sorority Suspended Amid Group Chat Controversy

by | August 7, 2019
The University of Central Florida’s (UCF) chapter of Alpha Delta Pi was suspended after a gro [...] Read more

University of Richmond Group Formed to Discuss Race, Social Issues

by | August 6, 2019
After the events of the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville in 2017, members from the Univ [...] Read more