Featured - Higher Education

Race, Class, and College Access Explored in ‘Strivers’ Research

by Michelle J. Nealy | June 18, 2010
Despite gains in college access by minorities, the top tiers of higher education are becoming m [...] Read more

Higher Education Organizations Form Coalition to Seek DREAM Act Passage

by Arelis Hernandez | June 17, 2010
The Hispanic Association of Colleges Universities (HACU) has taken the lead in uniting 25 natio [...] Read more

Study: Majority of Institutions Receive Applications from Undocumented Students

by Arelis Hernandez | June 16, 2010
In a survey released today, the National Association of College Admission Counseling reports th [...] Read more

Community College Champion

by David Pluviose | June 15, 2010
In an exclusive interview with Diverse, Miami Dade College President Eduardo Padrón discusses [...] Read more

College “Student Group” Aided by For-profit Industry

by Eric Gorski, Associated Press | June 14, 2010
Career College Association, a lobbying group for for-profit schools, provided the organizationa [...] Read more

Academic Bullying: A Problem on College Campuses

by Arelis Hernandez | June 11, 2010
The disintegration of civility in higher education is a growing concern for university faculty [...] Read more

Scholar Says Research Universities Not Serious About Faculty Diversity

by Arelis Hernandez | June 10, 2010
To Dr. M. Cookie Newsom, director for diversity education and assessment at the University of N [...] Read more

Taking Diversity to the Next Level

by Reginald Stuart | June 9, 2010
With expanded management and planning responsibilities, high-ranking chief diversity officers a [...] Read more

Becoming a Force for Diversity and Inclusion

by Jamal Eric Watson | June 8, 2010
Rosemary E. Kilkenny is Georgetown University’s vice president for institutional diversity a [...] Read more

Arizona State Forum: Fixing U.S. Education

by Joyce Jones | June 7, 2010
Taking the uncommon step as a public flagship university to help stimulate the national convers [...] Read more

Symposium: Education Leaders Recommend Priorities for HBCUs

by Whitney L. J. Howell | June 4, 2010
In the view of the Obama administration’s top education official, historically Black colleges [...] Read more

Public Policy Takes Center Stage at Race and Ethnicity Conference

by Arelis Hernandez | June 3, 2010
Organizers of the 2010 National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education used proxi [...] Read more

Experts Explore Black-White Divide in Youth Employment

by Joyce Jones | June 2, 2010
The Urban Institute hosted a policy discussion Tuesday that examined the racial discrepancies i [...] Read more

Community College Conference Urges Focus on Student Success

by Valerie Menard | June 1, 2010
The theme of improving student success in community colleges took center stage Monday at the Na [...] Read more

Learning Disabilities Researcher Brings Attention to Overlooked Asian American Students

by Lydia Lum | May 28, 2010
 As an assistant professor of curriculum and instruction at the University of Massachusett [...] Read more