Current News - Higher Education

Hispanic Faculty Associations a Recruitment, Retention Resource

by Lois Elfman | October 16, 2019
As Latino/Hispanic faculty associations strive to increase recruitment and retention, students [...] Read more

Breaking Down Gender Barriers in Collegiate Athletics

by | October 15, 2019
Julie Cromer was recently named director of athletics at Ohio University. [...] Read more

Book Review: Making Black Scientists: A Call to Action

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Making Black Scientists: A Call to Action is a brilliant new book that provides specific exampl [...] Read more

Report Addresses Issues Related to College Closures

by Lois Elfman | October 14, 2019
A new report from The Century Foundation provides suggestions on how to more effectively forese [...] Read more

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Prepares for 19th Annual Leadership Institute

by | October 12, 2019
This week, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund is hosting its 19th annual Leadership Institute i [...] Read more

Report Puts Spotlight on Educational Opportunities in New Mexico

by | October 10, 2019
New Mexico’s educational system and an analysis of the state’s aid for low-income students [...] Read more

Graduate School Enrollment on the Rise

by Lois Elfman | October 9, 2019
Graduate school applications and first-time enrollment are on the rise with the largest increas [...] Read more

ACCT Report Highlights Strategies for Institutions to Help Working Students

by | October 8, 2019
The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT), a non-profit educational organization, re [...] Read more

New Report Explores How State Policy Impacts Access to Higher Education

by | October 7, 2019
A new report by Ithaka S+R, a higher education consulting company, advocates for states to crea [...] Read more

Daughter of Malcolm X Headlines Southern Nevada Diversity Summit

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The Nevada System of Higher Education convened nearly 500 educators at the University of Nevada [...] Read more

Scholars, Students Share Best Practices at HACU Annual Conference

by | October 6, 2019
College administrators, faculty and students convened at the 33rd annual Hispanic Association o [...] Read more

Teagle Foundation Forum Explores What Liberal Arts Can Offer Underrepresented Students

by | October 5, 2019
At a forum marking the Teagle Foundation’s 75th anniversary, humanities faculty explored what [...] Read more

Nonprofit Aims to Support Latino Students Up Through First Career Job Offer

by | October 3, 2019
Attaining a higher education in the U.S. can be very challenging, especially for those who face [...] Read more

ACE Convening Puts Spotlight on College Unbound

by | October 2, 2019
College Unbound (CU), an innovative institution located in Providence, Rhode Island, designed f [...] Read more

Judge Sides With Harvard on Affirmative Action Case

by | October 1, 2019
A federal court judge ruled on Tuesday to uphold Harvard University’s race-conscious admissio [...] Read more