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California College President Under Investigation Resigns

by | August 16, 2019

Contra Costa College president Dr. Katrina VanderWoude – one of three top administrators unde

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Another University to Start Selling Alcohol at Football Games

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The University of Tennessee will now be permitted to sell alcoholic beverages at home football

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Three Houston Universities Receive Grant to Boost Minority STEM Faculty

by Pearl Stewart | August 15, 2019

For Dr. Yvette Pearson, an associate dean in Rice University’s Brown School of Engineering, t

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Advocacy and New AMA Presidency Define Harris’ Career in Psychiatry

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Rather than getting career inspiration from her family and friends, Dr. Patrice Harris’ inter

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This University Seeking to Trademark the Word ‘The’

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Ohio State University wants to trademark the word “The” when it’s used as part of the sch

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UT Austin Student Center Named After Former President

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The University of Texas at Austin will rename its student activity center after William C. Powe

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Some Students Finding Transcription Services a Convenient Job

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As a way to make extra money, some college and high school students are opting away from retail

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Three Key Groups Too Often Left Out of Diversity Assessments of Campus Climates

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College leaders have begun to realize that assessing their campus climate and culture for diver

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Michigan State Deal with Feds Will Protect Patients

by | August 14, 2019

To resolve a federal civil-rights investigation into Dr. Larry Nassar’s abuse of young gy

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Nonprofit to Implement Global Education Program for Girls

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Plan International USA, a non-profit organization focused on ending poverty, recently received

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CSU Chancellor Defends Reserves

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California State University (CSU) chancellor Dr. Timothy White said a state audit that revealed

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Teen Artist Wins $30K Google College Scholarship

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Arantza Peña Popo, a Georgia high school graduate from Columbia, won a $30,000 college scholar

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Pew Study: Faculty-Student Diversity Divide Persists

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Faculty are slowly becoming more racially and ethnically diverse - but not nearly as diverse as

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Is Your School a True Sanctuary?

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When I drive through a campus district, or even a whole town or city where the university is a

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The Impact of Whiteness on Higher Education Hiring

by Frederick V. Engram, Jr. |

Many African-Americans grow up knowing that you must be “twice as good to get half as far.”

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