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University of New Haven Partners With New Haven Promise to Offer More Scholarships

by | January 7, 2020
The University of New Haven recently partnered with New Haven Promise to provide students an ex [...] Read more

Dr. Billy C. Hawkins Revives Ailing HBCU Amid Cheers and Controversy

by Pearl Stewart | January 6, 2020
As president of Talladega College, Dr. Billy C. Hawkins is known as a turnaround expert among h [...] Read more

SV Academy Launches New Partnerships With Hopes to Diversify Silicon Valley

by | December 29, 2019
SV Academy, a tuition-free online vocational program for tech sales, recently partnered with tw [...] Read more

University of California System Faces Civil Rights Lawsuit Over Standardized Testing

by | December 19, 2019
The University of California system was hit with a civil rights lawsuit last week over required [...] Read more

Trump’s Executive Order on Campus Anti-Semitism Met Mixed Reactions Among Jewish Faculty

by | December 18, 2019
President Donald J. Trump issued an executive order last week intended to combat campus anti-Se [...] Read more

Students Can’t Afford to Work Their Way Through College, Report Finds

by | December 17, 2019
The idea that a college student can work their way through school at minimum wage is a myth, ac [...] Read more

College Enrollment is On the Decline

by | December 16, 2019
Compared to last fall, postsecondary enrollment has decreased this year by more than 231,000 st [...] Read more

Virginia Governor Releases Free Community College Plan

by | December 15, 2019
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam proposed a plan to make community college free for residents from l [...] Read more

Democrats in Congress Question DeVos on Relief For Defrauded Students

by | December 12, 2019
Tensions ran high at a House Education and Labor Committee hearing on Thursday, where Democrats [...] Read more

Some College Students Facing Homelessness, Hunger Around the Holidays

by B. Denise Hawkins | December 11, 2019
This month, home for the holidays will be a much-anticipated destination for many college stude [...] Read more

UNCF Celebrates as FUTURE Act Awaits Trump’s Signature

by | December 10, 2019
The latest version of the FUTURE Act, a bipartisan compromise on funding for minority serving i [...] Read more

Over 200 Faculty Denounce Harvard’s Decision to Deny García Peña Tenure

by | December 9, 2019
Over 200 faculty from across the U.S. and beyond sent a letter to Dr. Lawrence Bacow, Harvard U [...] Read more

NYU Launches Dual Degree Program With Indian Institute of Technology

by | December 8, 2019
New York University’s engineering school and the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur are e [...] Read more

Owens Community College President Creates Initiative to Combat Community College Stigma

by | December 5, 2019
To combat “pejorative” and “outdated” views on community colleges, Owens Community Coll [...] Read more

Two International Students Become Rhodes Scholars at Earlham College

by | December 4, 2019
Earlham College - a small liberal arts school in Richmond, Indiana - cultivated two Rhodes Scho [...] Read more