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COVID-19 Will Intensify Education Inequities for Black Students

by Bre-Ann Slay | May 20, 2020

In the United States, data reveal that Black Americans are contracting and dying from the novel

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Washington’s AG Challenges Ed Dept on DACA, Other Exclusions in CARES Act

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Washington state’s Attorney General Bob Ferguson yesterday challenged a U.S. Department o

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Court Says NCAA Can’t Cap Education-Related Benefits for Football and Basketball Student-Athletes

by Lois Elfman | May 19, 2020

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco on Monday upheld a ruling that said the

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California Community Colleges May Also Stay Online in Fall 2020

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California’s 115 community colleges may stay online this coming fall because of the COVID-19

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Hundreds of Harvard Students Say Postponement Is Better Than a Virtual Fall

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More than 500 Harvard University students have started a petition arguing against an online onl

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This HBCU President Is Strongly Against a Fall Reopening

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Colleges and universities are “deluding themselves” about getting students back to campuses

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Harvard Law Review’s First President of Color Dies of Cancer

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Harvard Law Review’s first president of color Raj R. Marphatia died May 8 after a battle with

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Many Student Veterans May Not Receive COVID-19 Emergency Grants, Says Advocacy Group

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Many students veterans may not be eligible to receive federal COVID-19 emergency grants because

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The Integrated Liberal Arts Approach: The Curricular Vaccine Higher Education Needs Now More Than Ever

by Pareena G. Lawrence |

Perhaps the COVID-19 pandemic that we are all battling on a global scale will serve as a great

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Report: Undocumented Students Generated $133 Million in Emergency Aid, but They Won’t Receive a Penny

by Pearl Stewart | May 18, 2020

An estimated half-million undocumented students enrolled in colleges and universities generated

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2020 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges Set the Standard When it Comes to Inclusive Practices

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Sixteen institutions are featured in Diverse’s 2020 Most Promising Places to Work in Communit

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A Stanford Center Plans Reforms After Backlash Over Professor’s Use of N-Word

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Stanford University’s Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity has decided to ins

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Providence College Apologizes After Students Gather for ‘Parade’

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Providence College in Rhode Island has apologized to the community after many of its students f

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Music Icon Little Richard Will Be Buried at His HBCU Alma Mater

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Rock and Roll legend Little Richard, who died of bone cancer on May 9, will be buried on Wednes

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Morehouse College to Cut Jobs, Salaries to Offset Budget Deficit

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Morehouse College said in a statement on Monday that it will cut jobs and salaries, and impleme

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