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Wellesley College Class of 2019 Selects Anita Hill as Commencement Speaker

by | April 14, 2019

Civil and women’s rights activist Anita Hill, whose voice has been widely used in academia, p

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AACC Annual Convention Shines a Spotlight on the Value of Community Colleges

AACC Annual Convention Shines a Spotlight on the Value of Community Colleges

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Leaders from the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) believe that it is a “mor

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Morehouse College to Admit Transgender Men in 2020

by Janet Kline |

Morehouse College—the nation’s only historically Black all-men’s school in the nation—w

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Black Studies Leaders Laud Georgetown Student Vote for Fee to Fund Reparations

by | April 13, 2019

Some African-American studies professors are praising Georgetown University undergraduate stude

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Rev. Al Sharpton Named Fisk University Commencement Speaker

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Fisk University has announced that civil rights activist the Reverend Al Sharpton will be the c

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Dr. Amy Sueyoshi Becomes First Woman Dean of College of Ethnic Studies at SFSU

by | April 12, 2019

San Francisco State University (SFSU) has named Dr. Amy Sueyoshi as the first woman dean of the

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Delgado Community College Names New Chancellor

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Delgado Community College has appointed Dr. Larissa Littleton-Steib as its next chancellor, eff

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Survey Explores Faculty Behaviors, Perceptions in Teaching, Research and Publishing Practices

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Faculty attitudes are beginning to shift around the use of open educational resources (OER), sc

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Aspen Institute Names 40 Emerging Community College Leaders to 2019-20 Aspen Presidential Fellowship

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The Aspen Institute’s College Excellence Program has named 40 emerging community college lead

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RISE Conference Engages Hot Education Topics

by | April 11, 2019

Hot education topics ranging from workforce relevance and measuring student outcomes to school

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We Gon’ Be Alright: American Education Research Solidarity and the Counterspace Pachanga/Party

by Cristóbal Rodríguez & Soribel Genao |

Considering race continues to be a topic of controversy and discomfort, it is important that we

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Survey: Full-Time Faculty Salaries Barely Above Inflation For Third Year in a Row

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For the 2018-19 academic year, salaries for full-time faculty members at U.S. colleges and univ

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ACT to Provide Complementary Breakfast to Test-Takers in Florida, Texas

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The ACT has announced that it will provide free breakfast to thousands of ACT test-takers at 11

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Dr. Belle Wheelan Reiterates Merits of Accreditation System During Senate Hearing

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Southern Association of Colleges and Schools’ Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) president Dr.

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Dr. Stephanie T. Dance-Barnes Named Recipient of Teaching Excellence Award

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Winston-Salem State University associate professor Dr. Stephanie T. Dance-Barnes has been named

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