Current News - Higher Education

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Nicholas D. Hartlep

by | January 28, 2020
Dr. Nicholas D. Hartlep’s long list of publications tells the remarkable story of a productiv [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Yomaira Figueroa

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Raised in Hoboken, New Jersey, Dr. Yomaira Figueroa is a first-generation high school and colle [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Miltonette Craig

by | January 27, 2020
Dr. Miltonette Craig, an assistant professor of criminal justice sciences at Illinois State Uni [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Nichole Margarita Garcia

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Garcia has found a way to do what so many scholars find difficult: to combine the personal with [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Naomi Lee

by | January 24, 2020
Growing up on the Cattaraugus reservation, Dr. Naomi Lee was used to being surrounded by people [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Donald ‘DJ’ Mitchell Jr.

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When it comes to researching issues about diversity, equity and inclusion in higher education, [...] Read more

AAC&U Conference Explores How to Support Women Leaders and Faculty of Color

by | January 23, 2020
Several sessions at the Association of American Colleges and Universities annual meeting delved [...] Read more

U Michigan’s LSA Debuts New Facility For Transfer Students’ Success

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The University of Michigan College of Literature, Science and the Arts (LSA) recently debuted a [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Daisy Le

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George Washington University (GWU) School of Nursing recently released a doctoral program in wh [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Kabria Baumgartner

by | January 22, 2020
When Dr. Kabria Baumgartner went to the University of Massachusetts Amherst to earn her Ph.D., [...] Read more

A Time to Lead: Constance Ledoux Book Leads Elon as its First Female President

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Over a year ago, Dr. Constance “Connie” Ledoux Book was named Elon University’s first fem [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Charles H.F. Davis III

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Dr. Charles H. F. Davis III is quickly becoming one of the nation’s most prominent scholars. [...] Read more

How HBCUs’ Strategies Can Help K-12’s Students of Color

by | January 21, 2020
The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) hosted a daylong summit on Tuesday to discuss the role HBC [...] Read more

ETS Creates New Institute to Research More Equitable Standardized Tests

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The Educational Testing Service (ETS), which administers the SAT for The College Board, on Tues [...] Read more

Bill Clinton, Activists, and Others Honored at King Day Celebration

by | January 20, 2020
At the National Action Network’s Martin Luther King Day Civil Rights Breakfast, the organizat [...] Read more