News Round up - Higher Education

ASU to Host two Events Honoring Black Soldiers who Fought in WWI

by | November 6, 2018
Alabama State University (ASU) will host two events commemorating Black soldiers from Montgomer [...] Read more

NJIT Announces new School of Applied Engineering and Technology

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New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) has announced the creation of its new School of Appli [...] Read more

Iowa Wesleyan University may Face Possible Closure After History of Financial Challenges

by | November 5, 2018
Iowa Wesleyan University (IWU), a private liberal arts college located in southeast Iowa, faces [...] Read more

Harvard University Faculty and Staff Required to Complete Sexual Assault Prevention Training Module

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Harvard University provost Dr. Alan M. Garber  and executive vice president Katie N. Lapp anno [...] Read more

WSU Faculty Senate Calls for Vote of “No Confidence” on University President

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An email from some Wright State University (WSU) faculty Senate members was circulated to WSU s [...] Read more

WVU Parkersburg to Hold National Institutes for Historically Underserved Students Conference

by | November 4, 2018
West Virginia University at Parkersburg (WVU-P) will hold the second meeting of the National In [...] Read more

WVSU to Honor Earl Lloyd with Naming of a Street

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West Virginia State University (WVSU) has announced it will recognize alumni and Naismith Baske [...] Read more

Former NC Governor Named Chair of the National Assessment Governing Board

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Dr. Beverly Perdue, the former governor of North Carolina, was recently named chair of the Nati [...] Read more

New Innovative Grant at Cal Poly Pomona Raised Graduation Rates, Lowered Equity Gaps

by | November 1, 2018
After establishing an innovative Summer Completion Initiative Grant, California State Polytechn [...] Read more

New Report Analyzes Impacts of Student Debt on Student Loan Borrowers

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A new report by the organizations Summer and Student Debt Crisis called “Buried in Debt” in [...] Read more

Temple University Blockson Collection Obtains Materials of Tupac Shakur

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The Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection at Temple University unveiled the newly obtain [...] Read more

University of North Iowa Faculty Votes to Re-certify Union Faculty Chapter

by | October 31, 2018
The United Faculty of the University of Northern Iowa (UNI) has recently completed its first un [...] Read more

Maryland President Loh to Retire in Aftermath of Sports Scandal

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Dr. Wallace D. Loh, who arrived at the University of Maryland in 2010 as a decorated academic a [...] Read more

Claflin Hosts Silicon Valley Investors for Discussion on Tech Innovation, Entrepreneurism at HBCUs ​

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Venture capitalists and elected officials joined Claflin University students, administrators an [...] Read more

Multiple CUNY Events to Honor Thousands of Student-Veterans in November

by | October 30, 2018
The City University of New York (CUNY) will recognize more than 300 student-veterans for outsta [...] Read more