News - Higher Education






George Washington Law Faculty Call for AG William Barr’s Resignation

by | June 25, 2020

As criticism escalates over Attorney General William Barr’s conduct in office following t

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What Role Should Higher Education Play in Combating Racism?

by | June 24, 2020

As anti-racist protests continue across the nation in response to the death of George Floyd –

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Whistleblower Says Ed Dept Rejected Website That Eased Loan Forgiveness Process

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A whistleblower has filed a complaint saying the Department of Education rejected a website tha

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Did the U of Mississippi Misrepresent the Move of a Confederate Statue?

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Did the University of Mississippi misrepresent the decision last week to move a Confederate sta

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U of Michigan Won’t Hold Presidential Debate in October Due to Public Health Concerns

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The University of Michigan is withdrawing from being a host of one of three Presidential debate

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Brigham Young U Under Fire for Comparing Latter-day Saints’ History to that of African Americans

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Brigham Young University-Idaho is under fire after its Performing and Visual Arts Facebook acco

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Dr. Constance Carroll Leaves Legacy of Student Success at San Diego Community College District

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During her 16-year tenure as the longest serving chancellor in the history of the San Diego Com

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U of Cincinnati to Remove Marge Schott’s Name From Baseball Stadium

| June 23, 2020

The University of Cincinnati will remove the name of Marge Schott from its baseball stadium to

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The Peculiar Tenure Denial of Dr. Paul Harris

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Just as activists flooded cities across the nation chanting “Black Lives Matter” to express

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U of Alaska President Resigns After Criticism of His Vision, Comments on Diversity

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The University of Alaska’s president Jim Johnsen resigned Monday after weekslong criticism fr

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Why Two Universities Won’t Change Their Slavery-Linked Names

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James Madison University president Jonathan R. Alger said he is making a “strong recommendati

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Incoming Cornell Football Recruit Out of Team After He Uses Racial Slur

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An incoming freshman at Cornell University has lost his spot on the college football team after

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Morehouse College President to Young Anti-Racism Protestors: Never Give Up

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David A. Thomas, the president of the historically Black Morehouse College has a message for yo

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Many Faculty, Staff Ask Carnegie Mellon to Withdraw Selection of Richard Grenell

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More than 200 Carnegie Mellon University faculty, staff and students have signed a letter askin

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Black Billionaire Starts Program to Ease Student Debt at 11 HBCUs

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Robert F. Smith, whom Forbes calls the wealthiest Black person in the U.S., is set to launch an

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