Hispanic - Higher Education

Study Refutes Narrative of Mexican Immigrants Taking Jobs from Americans

by Lydia Lum | January 7, 2016
Low-skilled Mexican-born workers did not strain the resources of major U.S. cities during the e [...] Read more

Wishful Thinking Won’t Erase Need for Race-Conscious Admission Policies

by Joyce E. Smith | January 5, 2016
The U.S. Supreme Court wants to know: when will the nation’s colleges and universities no lon [...] Read more

Leadership Program Guiding Calif. Farm Workers to Technology

by Emily Wilson | January 3, 2016
Program seeks to take advantage of opportunities available in nearby Silicon Valley. [...] Read more

Texas A&M Sets the Pace With Revised Diversity Plan

by Susan Smith | December 29, 2015
At Texas A&M University, an inclusive campus begins with institutional responsibility. [...] Read more

Former Spanish Lecturer Sues Amherst College Over Dismissal

by Associated Press |
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. ― A former Spanish language lecturer at Amherst College alleges in a lawsu [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Why Doesn’t Minority Faculty Look Like America?

by Matthew Lynch | December 23, 2015
A recent report found that, at some schools, like Harvard, Stanford, the University of Michigan [...] Read more

Students Work Toward Missouri School’s First Latina Sorority

by Associated Press | December 22, 2015
COLUMBIA, Mo. ― University of Missouri students are working to establish the school’s f [...] Read more

Community Colleges Becoming Prime Destination for Faculty

by Jamal Eric Watson | December 16, 2015
Long in the shadow of four-year institutions, community colleges are increasingly becoming viab [...] Read more

Tradition of Exclusion at PWIs Harmful for Diversity

by Autumn A. Arnett | November 30, 2015
The success that HBCUs, tribal colleges, Hispanic-Serving Institutions and other minority-servi [...] Read more

Washington University Cancels Classes Over Hate Speech

by Donna Gordon Blankinship, Associated Press | November 24, 2015
SEATTLE  — After a racist thread on social media sparked outrage on a quiet Washington s [...] Read more

University of Wyoming to Hire a Diversity Coordinator

| November 18, 2015
by Associated Press CASPER, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming president has announced plans to [...] Read more

Tragedy in Paris

by | November 15, 2015
An American Global tragedy: Nohemi Gonzalez was an example of diversity in higher ed at its bes [...] Read more

SACNAS Conference Emphasizes Power of Network of Mentors

by Catherine Morris | November 1, 2015
The Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science conference ex [...] Read more

SACNAS Guiding Indigenous Populations to STEM

by David Pluviose and Autumn A. Arnett | October 29, 2015
The Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science focuses on pr [...] Read more

College Access Remains Major Hurdle for Hispanics, AAPIs in California

by Jamal Eric Watson | October 25, 2015
While the number of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and Hispanics continues to steadily i [...] Read more