News - Higher Education






Charlottesville City Council Votes Again to Remove Confederate Statues

by | June 8, 2021

The Charlottesville city council voted to remove Confederate statues from public parks nearly f

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Prescott College Names Dr. Barbara Morris as Next President

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Prescott College has appointed Dr. Barbara Morris to serve as its 18th president. Morris, who i

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Western Michigan University Receives Largest Single Gift to U.S. Public University

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Western Michigan University has received $550 million, the largest single gift given to a U.S.

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Virginia Union University Gives $6.35 Million to Help Students Pay Off School Debt

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Virginia Union University gave more than $6.35 million to help 1,344 students pay off school de

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AAC&U Announces Schools to Participate in Non-Tenure-Track STEM Faculty Institute

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The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) has announced the ten schools

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Lawsuit is Likely if Nikole Hannah-Jones is Not Offered Tenure at UNC-Chapel Hill

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University of North Carolina Chapel Hill officials are talking with journalist Nikole Hannah-Jo

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Why I Came Back: An Alumni Perspective

by Edward Pittman |

I never intended to stay this long. But I found myself enjoying working as an administrator at

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Author Wes Moore Launches Maryland Gubernatorial Campaign as Democrat

by | June 7, 2021

Wes Moore is running for Maryland governor as a Democrat, The Washington Post reported. Moore,

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HBCU CDAC Launches $5.6 Million Financial Wellness Initiative for Students of Color

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The Historically Black Colleges & Universities Community Development Action Coalition (HBC

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University of Utah Police Chief Cleared in State Investigation

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The University of Utah police chief Rodney Chatman has been cleared in a six-month state invest

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Harris-Stowe State University President Departs After One Year on the Job

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Harris-Stowe State University President Dr. Corey S. Bradford Sr. has left the position after o

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Gallaudet University Develops Program to Support Deaf Youth in Nigeria

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Using a $2.05 million grant from the United States Agency for International Development, Gallau

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TMCF to Create National Black Talent Bank to Increase Diversity in Workforce

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The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) will create the National Black Talent Bank in an effo

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Virginia Middle School Renamed After NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson

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Sidney Lanier Middle School – a Fairfax, Virginia middle school named after a Confederate sol

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Two West Virginia Institutions Team Up to Improve Vaccine and Immunization Outreach

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West Virginia State University (WVSU) Extension Service and West Virginia University (WVU) Exte

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