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University of Farmington Sting Hurts Higher Ed More Than It Solves Immigration Crisis

by | February 12, 2019

Harvard’s motto is “Veritas,” which is Latin for “truth.” Plain. Simple. And nothing

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Brunel University Introduces Sport Hijab to Increase Muslim Women Participation in Sports

by | February 11, 2019

Brunel University in London has launched a sports hijab in an effort to increase Muslim women

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Former Vanderbilt Athletics Director Dies After Collapsing at a Local Restaurant

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Former Vanderbilt University athletics director David Williams has died after collapsing at a r

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College of the Ozarks Seeks to Create Its Own Police Department

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The College of the Ozarks wants to create its own police department. In order to do that, the c

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James Madison Honors Enslaved Black Servant in Naming of New Residence Hall

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James Madison University has unveiled the new name for a student dormitory in honor of Paul Jen

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34 Howard Students’ Debt Covered by Alexandria, VA Church

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Thanks to a recent donation from Alfred Street Baptist Church in Alexandria, Virginia, 34 Howar

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Candidates of Size – Highlighting Sizeism in Job Searches

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Fatphobia, also known as anti-fat bias and sizeism, continues to engender difficult experiences

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Dr. Hanadi Hamadi: A Health Care Advocate

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Growing up in the Washington, D.C. area, Dr. Hanadi Hamadi, always wanted to have a career that

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‘Black Men in White Coats’ Inspires the Next Generation of Black Male Clinicians

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When a 2013 report from the Association of American Medical Colleges revealed that more Black m

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Seminar Exposes HSI, HBCU Students to Diplomacy Careers

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A career in international conflict resolution has been on Ava Greene’s radar, and the Spelman

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SUNY Cortland Names Honor Society Chapter After First Black Graduate

by | February 8, 2019

A new honor society chapter at SUNY Cortland honors Abraham Lincoln DeMond, its first African-A

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University of Alaska Prepares for Significant Budget Cuts

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Officials from the University of Alaska (UA) are preparing for possible budget cuts from an ame

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Food Pantries at College Campuses Across The U.S. Tackle Student Food Insecurity

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Low-income students around the country are enrolling in colleges at increasing rates, and 39 pe

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Dr. Ken Atwater to receive the 2019 Diverse Champions Award

Dr. Ken Atwater to receive the 2019 Diverse Champions Award

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ralph Newell Phone: 703.385.2411 Email: Ralph@DiverseEducation.c

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Photos Featuring Students in Blackface Found in Old University of Maryland Yearbooks

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Old University of Maryland (UMD) yearbook photos featuring students wearing Blackface have surf

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