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Lawmakers Sponsor Bill Requiring Colleges to Disclose Hazing

by | September 17, 2018

Days after Tim Piazza’s parents announced a new campaign to fight fraternity hazing, legi

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Famous Actress and Family Reflect on the Impact of Upward Bound

by Lois Elfman | September 16, 2018

Oscar, Emmy and Tony Award winning actress Viola Davis and her sisters said that participating

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Summit Helps HBCU Students Prepare for Law School

by | September 15, 2018

ATLANTA—Several hundred students from historically Black colleges and universities across the

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Candidates Stacey Abrams, Andrew Gillum Draw Upon their HBCU Experience

by | September 14, 2018

An energized and evolving electorate, well-executed grassroots organizing and exhaustive networ

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A Little Advice With a Big Impact for College Students and Graduates

by Marcus A. Chanay and Adriel A. Hilton |

It’s never too early to start making plans to acquire a job after graduation. For college gra

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ASALH Conference Explores Role of African-Americans in Times of War

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Thousands of historians, public school teachers and others committed to learning about the role

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Report: Alabama Colleges are Successfully Preparing Future Teachers

Report: Alabama Colleges are Successfully Preparing Future Teachers

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The Alabama State Department of Education distributed report cards for the state’s colleges a

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APLU, USU Provides Grants to Eight Schools to Promote Community-University Partnerships

APLU, USU Provides Grants to Eight Schools to Promote Community-University Partnerships

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The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) and Coalition of Urban Serving Uni

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Court Rules Against DeVos in Loan Forgiveness Case

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U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ move to delay Obama-era protections for students de

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Panelists at CBCF Slam White House Education Policies

by | September 13, 2018

WASHINGTON – Trump administration education policies are hostile to civil rights and are inte

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Conversations Continue on the State of Free College

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As conversations continue about the benefits and challenges surrounding free college programs t

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Research Design Flaws Identified in Study Suggesting That Chief Diversity Officers “Hurt” Diversity

by Luke Wood, Adriel A. Hilton, Raul A. Leon and Deryl K. Hatch-Tocaimaza |

Last week, numerous media outlets highlighted a working paper submitted to the National Bureau

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Scholars Believe Supreme Court Likely to End Affirmative Action with Kavanaugh

by Monica Levitan and LaMont Jones |

Scholars from coast to coast expect the Senate Judiciary Committee to confirm Supreme Court nom

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Family of Late UMD Football Player File Possible Lawsuit Notice

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Parents of the late University of Maryland (UMD) football athlete Jordan McNair, who collapsed

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Black Smith College Student Says Trauma is Ongoing After Police Were Contacted Because She Reportedly Looked Out of Place on Campus

Black Smith College Student Says Trauma is Ongoing After Police Were Contacted Because She Reportedly Looked Out of Place on Campus

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Oumou Kanoute, a Smith College student, spoke to Refinery29 about her ongoing emotional trauma

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