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ETS Creates New Investment Unit to Grow Business

by | September 17, 2020
Educational Testing Service (ETS), a nonprofit educational assessment and measurement organizat [...] Read more

Big Ten Will Have Eight-Game Fall Football Season

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The Big Ten will have an eight-game football season starting the weekend of Oct. 24, USA Today [...] Read more

Shenandoah University Names First Assistant Provost for Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity

by | September 16, 2020
Shenandoah University has named Dr. Hakeem Leonard, associate professor of music therapy, as it [...] Read more

Kamala Harris Promises Free College Tuition for Low-Income Students

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Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris promised Thursday that if she and Joe B [...] Read more

UNCF Will Host Virtual Walk Fundraiser to Support HBCUs

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The United Negro College Fund (UNCF ) will be hosting a digital fundraiser this Saturday to sup [...] Read more

Krug’s Publisher Says Book Proceeds Will Go to Fund for Black and Latinx Scholars

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The publisher of  Dr. Jessica Krug – the White academic who revealed she had pretended to be [...] Read more

Missing Alabama State University Student Found Dead

by | September 15, 2020
Missing Alabama State University student Adam Dowdell Jr. has been found dead, reported. [...] Read more

Columbia University Marching Band Votes to Disband Amid Misconduct Allegations

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The Columbia University Marching Band has voted to disband on Saturday evening after 116 years [...] Read more

Loyola University New Orleans Hires New VP of Equity and Inclusion

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Dr. Kedrick Perry has been hired as the new vice president of equity and inclusion today at Loy [...] Read more

University of Michigan Seeks Injunction to Stop Graduate Student Protests

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University of Michigan President Dr. Mark Schlissel is seeking an injunction to get protesting [...] Read more

Bellevue President Recognized for Advocacy Work

by | September 14, 2020
Bellevue President Dr. Mary Hawkins has been named the 2020 recipient of the Ohtli Award, one o [...] Read more

SAT, ACT Scores Still Required for Some Scholarships in Georgia

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SAT and ACT scores are optional next year for admission to Georgia public colleges and universi [...] Read more

Peyton Manning’s Peyback Foundation Create Scholarships at Four HBCUs

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Former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning’s Peyback Foundation has endowed six scholarships a [...] Read more

New Jersey Governor Declares Juneteenth a State Holiday

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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation last week that declared Juneteenth – the day c [...] Read more

Black Students Protest Racism at Kent State University

by | September 11, 2020
Black students protested at Kent State University Thursday, calling the school’s response to [...] Read more