Diversity - Higher Education


Kentucky President Forms Committee to Consider Controversial Mural

by Associated Press | February 4, 2016
LEXINGTON, Ky. ― University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto has formed a committee to dec [...] Read more

Chicago State Declares Financial Emergency, Eyes Job Cuts

by Associated Press |
CHICAGO ― Chicago State University trustees have declared a financial emergency at the troubl [...] Read more

University of Missouri System Announces Diversity Spending

by Associated Press | February 3, 2016
COLUMBIA, Mo. ― The University of Missouri system has announced more than $920,000 in spendin [...] Read more

Group Urges Reinstatement of Suspended Missouri Professor

by Associated Press |
COLUMBIA, Mo. ― A national association is calling for the reinstatement of a suspended Univer [...] Read more

Stanford: Ethnic Studies Courses Help At-risk High School Students

by Lydia Lum |
High school ethnic studies courses focusing on how race and culture can impact life and identit [...] Read more

Scholarships, Tutoring to Save ‘Lost Generation’ of Syrians

by Karin Laub, Associated Press | February 2, 2016
ZARQA, Jordan ― Until recently, Syrian refugee Eyad Zoulghena only had bad options. The 22-ye [...] Read more

Brown University Finalizes Plan to Create More Diverse Community

by Associated Press |
PROVIDENCE, R.I. ― Brown University has finalized a plan aimed at creating a more diverse and [...] Read more

Georgia Court: Immigrants Can’t Sue State Agency on Tuition

by Kate Brumback, Associated Press | February 1, 2016
ATLANTA ― Georgia’s highest court on Monday ruled against a group of young people who were [...] Read more

Brown Faculty to Consider Celebrating Indigenous People’s Day

by Associated Press |
PROVIDENCE, R.I. ― Brown University faculty members are scheduled to vote this week on whethe [...] Read more

Judge’s OK Sought to Settle Blind Student’s Suit Against Miami University

by Associated Press |
CINCINNATI ― A judge is to hear final details of an agreement to settle a blind student’ [...] Read more

Last Black University of Missouri Curator Steps Down

by Associated Press |
COLUMBIA, Mo. ― A second Black member of the University of Missouri system’s governing boar [...] Read more

5 Finalists for New Mexico Tech Presidency Visiting Campus

by Associated Press |
SOCORRO, N.M. ― New Mexico Tech says the five finalists for its presidency are visiting the S [...] Read more

David Cameron Says Lack of Diversity at Top Shames Britain

by Associated Press | January 31, 2016
LONDON ― British Prime Minister David Cameron says he will make universities disclose what pr [...] Read more

Attracting Native Americans to Academe: A ‘Business’ Model

by Gavin Clarkson and Joseph Scott Gladstone | January 28, 2016
Outside of tribal colleges, Native American student representation in four-year colleges is app [...] Read more

University of Kansas Student Leaders will not be Impeached

by Associated Press |
LAWRENCE, Kan. ― The University of Kansas Student Senate has voted not to begin impeachment p [...] Read more