Views - Higher Education

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

by Marcus A. Chanay and Adriel A. Hilton | September 14, 2018
It’s never too early to start making plans to acquire a job after graduation. For college gra [...] Read more

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 | September 13, 2018
Last week, numerous media outlets highlighted a working paper submitted to the National Bureau [...] Read more

Stop Reducing International Students to Toddlers on Your Campuses

by Mengchen Ge | September 11, 2018
According to several studies, international students find it difficult to make trustworthy frie [...] Read more

Poor in Rich Times: State Funding for Public Higher Education in California

by Amy Sueyoshi | September 4, 2018
In spring 2018, I woke up to an email announcing a proposed $61 million cut from the Governor [...] Read more

White Supremacy: Get Out the Way

by B. Nathan | August 31, 2018
Some might describe Ludacris’s (2001) song, "Move Bitch" as an anthem of fight, strength, and [...] Read more

To Imperil Affirmative Action is to Imperil the Future of Millions

by Kent D. Lollis | August 30, 2018
Anyone who has been in higher education admissions over the last 40 years knows why colorblind [...] Read more

A Free Press Is Essential To Democracy  

by Rochelle L. Ford | August 29, 2018
At its best, news reporting provides a voice for marginalized communities, while also holding p [...] Read more

Getting to the Other Side: Surviving the Ph.D.

by Asia Ferrin | August 27, 2018
I recently finished my first year in a tenure-track position at American University in Washingt [...] Read more

The Future of Science is Women: Here’s How Institutions Can Support Them

by Sharon Jones-Eversley | August 24, 2018
Harassment is only part of the battle women are fighting. The other fight is for women in scien [...] Read more

Observing the International Day of Remembrance of the Slave Trade and of its Abolition

by Joseph L. Jones | August 22, 2018
August 23rd, 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of the observance of the International Day for Rem [...] Read more

The Demands for Diversity Hiring Requires a “Pipeline”

by Armando Bengochea | August 21, 2018
As the summer closes and college campuses across the country come roaring back to life, the dem [...] Read more

Installing Collaborative Spaces Increased Retention at NMSU Engineering

by Elizabeth Howard | August 16, 2018
As we begin another academic year, it is important to remember during the beginning-of-semester [...] Read more

A Transformative Model for Diversity in Higher Education

by Karen L. Berman | August 15, 2018
The mere mention of the words "affirmative action" in the college admissions process evokes hea [...] Read more

Streaming Textbooks: Changing the Game

by Dale Dawes & Janelle L. Williams | August 13, 2018
Do you remember going to Blockbuster? After Netflix, would you ever go back? Just like Netflix [...] Read more

Travel and Reflections on Educating for Health Equity

by Jann Murray-Garcia | August 9, 2018
I am connected to centuries of civil rights milestones that changed reality for African-America [...] Read more