Tiffany Pennamon - Higher Education
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Tiffany Pennamon
Tiffany Pennamon is a graduate of Spelman College and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. A native of Atlanta, she is a staff writer. Tiffany has reporting and editing experience, having worked at the Atlanta Tribune, and Rolling Out. During her undergraduate years at Spelman, she was an editor with The Maroon Tiger newspaper.


Dr. Ajay Nair Selected as Next President of Arcadia University

by | December 10, 2017
Arcadia University’s Board of Trustees announced that Dr. Ajay Nair has been named the 22nd p [...] Read more

Lumina Foundation to Award $2.5 Million in Grants for “Addressing Hate”

by | December 5, 2017
Violence and racial chaos in Charlottesville earlier this year sparked a call to action for one [...] Read more

Context Needed in Coverage of Libya Slave Trade, Media Experts Say

by | December 4, 2017
The auctioning of hundreds of African immigrants in Libya is perhaps one of the most underrepor [...] Read more

Stan State Dedicates Diversity Center

by | November 30, 2017
California State University Stanislaus, known as Stan State, recently dedicated a new Diversity [...] Read more

Education Secretary DeVos Praises Senate Action on FAFSA Legislation

by | November 28, 2017
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has praised a Senate committee for moving forward with [...] Read more

Between Policy and Practice: A Well-Rounded Social Justice Advocate

by | November 20, 2017
At a young age, David J. Johns spent an hour traveling to and from school to receive the qualit [...] Read more

Harvard Symposium Examines Charles Hamilton Houston’s Enduring Legacy

by | November 19, 2017
Two universities recently convened a symposium to honor the work and influence of the late civi [...] Read more

Members of Congress Introduce Legislation to Simplify FAFSA Form

by | November 16, 2017
Democrats on the Committee on Education and the Workforce recently introduced new legislation t [...] Read more

The Quad Internship Program Prepares HBCU Students for Careers in TV Production

by | November 15, 2017
Eight students from historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have been selected to [...] Read more

ACE Initiative to Examine Equity Gaps in Higher Education

by | November 14, 2017
A new, three-year initiative by the American Council on Education (ACE) will provide a “data- [...] Read more

New Report Offers Best Financial Practices for Colleges’ Roles in Student Success

by | November 12, 2017
College affordability and a clear understanding of financial aid are among the biggest challeng [...] Read more

Guest Artists Add a New Dimension to Hip Hop Studies

by | November 9, 2017
The inclusion of Hip Hop studies in academia has become a growing trend at colleges and univers [...] Read more

Bennett College Renames Dormitory After Prominent Educator

by | November 7, 2017
Ten years after Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole left the all-women’s college in Greensboro, North C [...] Read more

First-Generation Students Celebrated in Nationwide Festivities

by | November 5, 2017
In an effort to showcase and empower first-generation students, the Council for Opportunity in [...] Read more

Trahant Moving Forward With Standing Rock Lecture Series

by | October 30, 2017
Native American journalist and professor Mark N. Trahant will organize a previously denied jour [...] Read more