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UVA President Condemns Threats Against Black Student

by | February 20, 2020

University of Virginia President Jim Ryan said in a column published Wednesday that threats aga

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Sociologist Examines Gendered Racism from the Perspective of Attorneys

by Lois Elfman |

A book by Dr. Tsedale M. Melaku explores the ways in which Black women face gender and racial d

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Salisbury U Campus Police Working With FBI to Investigate Multiple Racist Threats

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Officials at Maryland’s Salisbury University said college police are working with the FBI and

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Lawsuit Against Harvard for its Alleged Prison Industry Investments

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The Harvard Prison Divestment Campaign filed a suit against Harvard University on Wednesday ove

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Syracuse U Lifts Suspensions on Student Protesters

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Syracuse University has revoked the suspensions placed on roughly 30 student protesters earlier

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HBCUs Are Working to Help Students Reduce the Need to Borrow

| February 19, 2020

Historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are trying to spare graduates from crushin

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MSU Libraries to Digitize Records of Enslaved Mississippians

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Mississippi State University (MSU) Libraries said it plans to digitize records of enslaved Miss

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Thomas Edison State U Says All N.J. Community College Graduates Will Be Guaranteed Admission

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Thomas Edison State University (TESU) said that students who graduate from any New Jersey commu

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Penn State to Launch Clark Scholars Program Via $15.5M Gift, $10M Match

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Penn State University will this fall begin a need-based program to fund underrepresented engine

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Institutionalizing Support for College Students Impacted by Foster Care

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Despite the growing national media attention, shedding light on the precarious experiences of c

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Achieving the Dream Announces New Racial Equity Leadership Academy

by | February 18, 2020

At its Racial Equity Institute on Tuesday, Achieving the Dream announced its new Racial Equity

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If Law Allows, Nurse Practitioners May Be Answer to U.S. Physician Shortage

If Law Allows, Nurse Practitioners May Be Answer to U.S. Physician Shortage

by Lois Elfman |

As the U.S. faces a severe shortage of primary care physicians, nurse practitioners (NPs) are r

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Survey Findings Spotlight Food, Housing Insecurity Among College Students

by Pearl Stewart |

The Hope Center for College, Community and Justice released its 2019 #RealCollege survey findin

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After Warning, Syracuse University Suspends Around 30 Student Protesters

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Syracuse University has suspended around 30 student-protesters after they announced an “occup

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UAlbany Asian Students Call for Investigation of Coronavirus-Themed Party

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Asian students and members of the University of Albany Asian American Alliance are requesting t

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