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CAPR Report Explores Placement Impact on College Students

by | September 28, 2018
A new study by the Center for Analysis of Postsecondary Readiness (CAPR) points to early signs [...] Read more

After College Presidency, Vincent Pushes for Access to Education as Head of Fraternity

by | September 27, 2018
Nearly six months after Dr. Gregory J. Vincent stepped down as president of Hobart and William [...] Read more

Policy Experts Discuss Future College Affordability at Century Foundation Gathering

by | September 26, 2018
Foremost among the numerous challenges facing higher education is affordability, particularly d [...] Read more

Scholars React to Cosby Sentence

by | September 25, 2018
LAS VEGAS— By Tuesday afternoon, a group of tourists and convention-goers had lined a hotel b [...] Read more

USC Race Center Issues Report Card on Black Student Equity

by LaMont Jones, Jr. and Jamal Eric Watson | September 24, 2018
A new study by the University of Southern California Race and Equity Center paints a grim pictu [...] Read more

Three Black Alumnae Make History in Dartmouth Leadership

by | September 21, 2018
As Dartmouth College approaches its 250th anniversary next year in the midst of an unprecedente [...] Read more

Study Reveals Perceptions of the Student Voice on Campuses

by | September 20, 2018
WASHINGTON – Leaders of student government organizations on college campuses perceive themsel [...] Read more

Professor Creates Network for Women of Color in Department Chair Roles

by | September 19, 2018
Dr. Monica F. Cox, a professor and department chair at Ohio State University, is launching a na [...] Read more

Cybersecurity Among Topics Discussed at HBCU Conference

by | September 18, 2018
Efforts by historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to increase engagement in indus [...] Read more

National HBCU Conference Week Underscores Institutional Competitiveness

by | September 17, 2018
WASHINGTON — Competitiveness is the theme for this year’s National Historically Black Colle [...] Read more

Candidates Stacey Abrams, Andrew Gillum Draw Upon their HBCU Experience

by | September 14, 2018
An energized and evolving electorate, well-executed grassroots organizing and exhaustive networ [...] Read more

Scholars Believe Supreme Court Likely to End Affirmative Action with Kavanaugh

by Monica Levitan and LaMont Jones | September 13, 2018
Scholars from coast to coast expect the Senate Judiciary Committee to confirm Supreme Court nom [...] Read more

ROTC Programs Bring Access to Education and Careers for HBCU Students

by | September 12, 2018
The revival of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) program at LeMoyne-Owen College in [...] Read more

Navy Veteran Finds Career in Higher Education

by | September 11, 2018
Dr. Georgina Dodge, who is associate provost for diversity, equity and inclusion at Bucknell Un [...] Read more

Harvard History Professor Makes History

by | September 10, 2018
Dr. Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham’s appointment as the first African-American chair of the Depar [...] Read more