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Experts: Intimidation at Heart Department of Justice Plan

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 2, 2017
The U.S. Department of Justice’s recently revealed plan to investigate and sue colleges that [...] Read more

Report: Justice Department Plans to Investigate Colleges’ Affirmative Action Admission Policies

by Diverse Staff | August 1, 2017
The Trump administration plans to have the U.S. Department of Justice’s civil rights division [...] Read more

Post-Brown Diversity has to Mean More Than Numbers

by Earl Lewis | May 16, 2017
Brown v. Board of Education was as much a stepping stone to building a diverse democracy as it [...] Read more

Rights Advocates: Jackson a Troubling Choice for Acting Head of Office of Civil Rights

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 18, 2017
The person that U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recently put in charge of her agency’ [...] Read more

Education Summit Highlights Challenging Climate on Campuses

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 11, 2017
Issues in higher education figured prominently at the summit, which touched on topics that rang [...] Read more

Colleges Could Start Using “Adversity Index”

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 4, 2017
In an effort to admit more students who hail from some of the nation’s most socio-economicall [...] Read more

Low-Income Students are Vulnerable in a Shifting College Access Landscape

by Marcus Bright | April 3, 2017
The removal of previous gains and the erosion of certain channels of access through various mea [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: What Would MLK Say About Diversity in Higher Ed?

| January 23, 2017
As a champion of equality in education, what would Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. have to say about [...] Read more

Guillermo: Anti-affirmative Action Foes Continue with Fake Conclusions

by Emil Guillermo | December 27, 2016
Conservatives fighting affirmative action think they’ve learned from the Fisher case and are [...] Read more

Guillermo: Trump’s Son-in-law Benefits from White Affirmative Action

by Emil Guillermo | November 20, 2016
Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is an example of another kind of affirmative action [...] Read more

Malveaux Pushes for Advancement of Blacks in Higher Ed, ‘Social Economic Justice’

by Christina Sturdivant | September 6, 2016
Former president of Bennett College Dr. Julianne Malveaux has created a legacy of sounding off [...] Read more

The Double Standard of Black Faculty in Academia

by Dr. Jessica Henry, Simone Hicks and LaMarcus Hall | August 22, 2016
The increase of Black faculty into academia is a great improvement; however, additional efforts [...] Read more

Report: Americans More Concerned About Wealth-based Achievement Gaps Than Racial Inequities

by Lydia Lum | August 14, 2016
Americans are more concerned about—and more supportive of—proposals to close wealth-based a [...] Read more

Report: Americans More Concerned About Wealth-based Achievement Gaps Than Racial Inequities

by Lydia Lum |
Americans are more concerned about—and more supportive of—proposals to close wealth-based a [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Is the Federal Government Behind the Rising Cost of Higher Education?

by Matthew Lynch | August 8, 2016
If it seems like college is more expensive than ever before — and with less return on investm [...] Read more