News - Higher Education




Beto O’Rourke Galvanizes Texas HBCU Students and Leaders

by Sammy G. Allen | October 21, 2018

The U.S. Senate campaign of Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke has motivated students at HBC

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Alabama A&M’s Transportation Director Pushes Environmental Sustainability

by | October 19, 2018

Marshall Chimwedzi is helping increase Alabama A&M University’s status as an environmentally

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Nepotism in the Academy Raises Serious Questions

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Recent incidents involving family members who work together at institutions of higher learning

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JCSU Partners with Next Level Leadership to Launch African-American Leadership Pipeline Program

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Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) is working with Next Level Leadership, Inc., a non-profit tr

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Tuition Grant Program Doubles Summer School Enrollment at University

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In the first summer of the pilot Wings Up Summer Tuition Grant program, enrollment at Our Lady

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Mentoring Emphasized at TIAA Institute Women’s Leadership Forum

by Lois Elfman | October 18, 2018

The importance of making an impact on higher education and creating pipelines for diverse talen

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Navigating Bias Incidents on Campus as an Administrator

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During my tenure as an assistant dean of students, I was involved in a committee charged with r

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Who Are These Diversity Officers?

by Joana Dos Santos |

In 2011, I was arrested for civil disobedience in front of the U.S. Senate, fighting for immigr

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USC Center Helps Advance Racial Equity

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Five months after a group of students at DePauw University angrily confronted their college pre

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Bethune-Cookman University Facing ‘Existential Threat’

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Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) interim president Hubert L. Grimes, in a news conference Tues

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Petition for Potential Freeze on SC College Tuition Receives Warm Reaction

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A bill that would briefly stop increases in South Carolina college tuition was recently present

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Debra McCurdy Named Baltimore City Community College President

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Dr. Debra McCurdy will assume the role of president of Baltimore City Community College (BCCC)

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Going Home: Detroit Campus President Gets Top Ed Post in Liberia

by | October 17, 2018

Mawine G. Diggs has gone back to her native Liberia numerous times since first coming to the Un

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Paine College Holding on After Court Ruling

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The future of the private, historically Black institution Paine College in Augusta, Georgia is

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American U. Professor Wins $1.3M in Age-Discrimination Case

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A District of Columbia Superior Court ruled in favor of former American University professor Dr

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