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CUNY Appoints Dr. Félix V. Matos Rodríguez as First Latino Chancellor

by | February 13, 2019

Dr. Félix V. Matos Rodríguez has been appointed the first Latino and minority Chancellor of t

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Rutgers Can Do More for New Jersey’s African-American Population

by Walton R. Johnson |

In January, 2019 Rutgers kicked off a year of celebrations to mark 100 years since the graduati

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Terrence J Named TMCF National Ambassador

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Philanthropist, producer, author, host and actor Terrence J has been named a Thurgood Marshall

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Purdue University Appoints Dr. John Gates Vice Provost for Diversity, Clinical Professor

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Purdue University has appointed Dr. John Gates as its next vice provost for diversity and clini

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University of Central Oklahoma Launches Retirement Incentive Program

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The University of Central Oklahoma (UCO) president Dr. Don Betz has announced the school is off

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Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond Appointed to Lead State Board of Education

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom has named Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond, a professor emeritus at Stanf

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Robeson Centennial Celebration Inspires New Diversity Efforts at Rutgers

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In celebrating the 100th anniversary of the graduation of one of its most famous alumni, Rutger

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Dr. James Williams: Defying Stereotypes

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Dr. James Williams strives to make the college classroom experience entertaining as well as edu

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Legislative Summit Urges Community College Leaders to Advocate

by | February 12, 2019

There’s a lot of important legislative and policy change afoot in higher education in 2019, a

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Dr. Avis Proctor Named Sixth President of Harper College

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The Harper College Board of Trustees have announced that Dr. Avis Proctor, current president of

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Base 11 Awards Morgan State With $1.6M Grant for Student Rocketry Team

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Nonprofit organization Base 11 has announced it has given Morgan State University a three-year,

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Paine College Receives Accreditation From Two Accrediting Bodies

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Several months after Paine College lost its accreditation by The Southern Association of Colleg

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Arizona Senate Panel Votes to End State College, University Tuition Increases

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In an effort to end sharp tuition hikes for Arizona colleges and universities, an Arizona Senat

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Dr. Rumya S. Putcha: A Performance Studies Scholar

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Dr. Rumya S. Putcha’s venture to the professoriate was a “series of happy accidents.”

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A Black Graduate Student’s Perspective on University Speech Codes

by Ulyssa Hester |

I believe that universities should deliberately create a community culture that maintains the s

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