Current News 2 - Higher Education

Study: Customized Goods and Services Growth Area for College Grads

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 13, 2015
The post-industrial American economy will favor college graduates who work in industries that i [...] Read more

Renowned Cardiologist Levi Watkins Jr. Dies

by Diverse Staff | April 12, 2015
Groundbreaking cardiac surgeon Dr. Levi Watkins Jr., who came to be equally known for his work [...] Read more

Howard University Hospital Makes Changes for Survival

by Pearl Stewart | April 9, 2015
The recent decision by Howard University leaders to slash 84 staff positions will not include H [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: 3 Great College-Helmed Diversity Programs

by Matthew Lynch | April 8, 2015
Diversity programs on college campuses, both school- and student-sponsored, should be about mor [...] Read more

Philadelphia Latest City to Offer Free Community College Tuition

by Catherine Morris | April 7, 2015
The city of Philadelphia just joined the vanguard of states and cities implementing free tuitio [...] Read more

Diverse Commencement Speakers For 2015

by Cassandra West | April 6, 2015
Diverse highlights notable commencement speakers for the 2014-15 academic school year. [...] Read more

White Faculty Deal With the Challenges of Teaching at HBCUs

by Catherine Morris | April 5, 2015
White faculty deal with issues concerning promotion, tenure and discrimination while teaching a [...] Read more

Professor On Board with Preserving Panamanian Culture

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 2, 2015
When Latin American history professor Peter Szok first rode one of the “red devil” buses in [...] Read more

Huston-Tillotson Names Pierce Burnette President

by Diverse Staff | April 1, 2015
Huston-Tillotson University’s Board of Trustees has selected Colette Pierce Burnette as the s [...] Read more

Clark Atlanta Chooses Texas Southern Dean as President

by Diverse Staff | March 31, 2015
Clark Atlanta University has selected Ronald A. Johnson to be the fourth president in the histo [...] Read more

Howard, Southern University Mentors Receiving Presidential Award

by Diverse Staff | March 30, 2015
Dr. Lorraine N. Fleming and Dr. Murty S. Kambhampati were among the 15 recipients of the Presid [...] Read more

Diversity, Student Success Challenges Resonate at AAC&U Conference

by Jamal E. Mazyck | March 29, 2015
The second of four Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) academic renewal c [...] Read more

California Community Colleges Team Up With HBCUs

by Ronald Roach | March 26, 2015
The California Community College system and nine historically Black institutions have devised a [...] Read more

Spelman College Names Campbell Presidential Finalist

by Catherine Morris | March 25, 2015
Dean emerita of New York University Tisch School of the Arts will visit Spelman’s campus Thur [...] Read more

Conference Recognizes Importance of Global Partnerships

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | March 24, 2015
Ethiopia’s institutions of higher education could benefit from partnerships with universities [...] Read more