Women - Higher Education

Predominantly White Institutions, Black Women Grad Students and a Sense of Belonging

by Torrie A. Cropps | May 1, 2018
While predominantly White institutions should make deliberate efforts to address issues of a la [...] Read more

Fix Yo’ Face: Angela Rye, Me, and Cardi B

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Over the years, I have heard comments about how I need to control my “emotions” because the [...] Read more

Increasing Role Models, Fostering Community for Women in STEM

by | April 24, 2018
A mentoring program created by women engineering students at Georgia Institute of Technology to [...] Read more

Study Reports Wide Gender Disparity Among MSI Presidents

by Lois Elfman | March 27, 2018
A new report from the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions explores the dearth of wome [...] Read more

Why Colleges Must Fight the Wage Gap

by Elizabeth Todd Byron | March 15, 2018
The saying goes, “You should never wake a sleeping baby.” Today, the average wage gap betwe [...] Read more
Professor Apologizes for Fiery Response to Muslim Student

Professor Apologizes for Fiery Response to Muslim Student

by Dan Sewell, Associated Press | November 2, 2017
CINCINNATI — A University of Cincinnati music teacher has apologized for his fiery online res [...] Read more
Garnett Stokes Becomes University of New Mexico’s 1st Female President

Garnett Stokes Becomes University of New Mexico’s 1st Female President

by Associated Press |
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The University of New Mexico Board of Regents made history Thursday as it [...] Read more
Norwich University Denies Negligence Prior to Reported Sex Assault

Norwich University Denies Negligence Prior to Reported Sex Assault

by Associated Press | November 1, 2017
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — A private military college in Vermont is denying a student’s claim that i [...] Read more

3 Dartmouth Professors investigated for Sexual Misconduct

by | October 31, 2017
The New Hampshire Department of Justice on Tuesday announced an investigation of alleged sexual [...] Read more
Notre Dame Ends Free Contraceptive Coverage for Employees

Notre Dame Ends Free Contraceptive Coverage for Employees

by Associated Press |
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The University of Notre Dame is ending no-cost contraceptive coverage for [...] Read more
Professor Investigated for Sharp Responses to Muslim Student

Professor Investigated for Sharp Responses to Muslim Student

by Associated Press |
CINCINNATI — The University of Cincinnati is reviewing a music professor’s sharp responses [...] Read more
Iowa State Faces Lawsuit Over Sexual Assault Policies

Iowa State Faces Lawsuit Over Sexual Assault Policies

by Associated Press | October 26, 2017
DES MOINES, Iowa — A former Iowa State University administrator is suing the school, saying i [...] Read more
Lawsuit Challenges DeVos’ Guidance on Campus Sexual Assault

Lawsuit Challenges DeVos’ Guidance on Campus Sexual Assault

by Collin Binkley, Associated Press | October 19, 2017
BOSTON —A national women’s rights group is challenging Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ n [...] Read more
Community Criticizes University of Memphis in Wake of Sexual Assaults

Community Criticizes University of Memphis in Wake of Sexual Assaults

by Associated Press |
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — In the wake of two reported off-campus rapes involving students at the Unive [...] Read more
Wing Finds Failure Just a Marker Along Route to Success

Wing Finds Failure Just a Marker Along Route to Success

by | October 18, 2017
Kelisa Wing is the assistant principal at West Point Elementary School in New York, but she rem [...] Read more