Posts tagged: Business - Diverse

UNLV Gulps at Higher Cost of Hosting Presidential Debate

by Associated Press | December 4, 2016
RENO, Nev. — UNLV President Len Jessup says university officials should think twice before ho [...] Read more

In the Spirit of Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse

by Roberto Rodriguez |
Chicago poet Susana Sandoval says her stay at Standing Rock has been a spiritually transforming [...] Read more

University of California Workers Strike for Higher Wages

by Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press | November 16, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO — Electricians, elevator mechanics, plumbers and other workers walked off the j [...] Read more

Ex-South Texas College of Law in Houston Changing Name Again

by Associated Press | October 27, 2016
HOUSTON ― An attorney says a downtown Houston law school will change its name again to end a [...] Read more

Strategic Partnerships Opening Doors to Study Abroad for Disadvantaged

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 24, 2016
In order to increase and diversify the number of American students who study abroad, K-12 educa [...] Read more

University of Michigan to Get $27M for Robotics Research

by Associated Press | October 19, 2016
DETROIT ― The University of Michigan is set to receive $27 million from a Chinese investment [...] Read more

Nike Co-founder Phil Knight Pledges $500M to University of Oregon

by Associated Press | October 18, 2016
EUGENE, Ore. ― Nike co-founder Phil Knight and his wife have pledged $500 million to the Univ [...] Read more

The Rise of Global Hispanics

by Fernando León García | October 5, 2016
A new generation of global Hispanic professionals is rising, ready to navigate the world and st [...] Read more

Experts See Colleges of Future Run as ‘Benefit Corporations’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 4, 2016
Administrators say colleges structured as benefit corporations would not be in business solely [...] Read more

Mississippi’s LGBT Community, Objectors Locked in Rights Struggle

by Pearl Stewart |
Mississippi laws targeting the LGBT community in the name of religious liberty. [...] Read more

Report Finds Black-White Wage Gap Worst Since 1979

by Catherine Morris | September 27, 2016
The wage gap between Black and White workers is the worst it has been since 1979, according to [...] Read more

Audit: Iowa State University Tax Expert Used School for Personal Gain

by Associated Press | September 20, 2016
AMES, Iowa ― Auditors say an agricultural law expert at Iowa State University collected $278, [...] Read more

2 Laid-off ITT Educational Employees File Federal Lawsuit

by Associated Press | September 7, 2016
CARMEL, Ind. ― Two employees laid off by the parent company of for-profit college chain ITT T [...] Read more

University of Arizona President Calls for Independent Probe of Medical Schools

by Associated Press | August 18, 2016
TUCSON, Ariz. ― The president of the University of Arizona has called for an independent inve [...] Read more

Diversity in Information Technology and Higher Education

by Rochelle R. Newton | August 4, 2016
Information technology, like most STEM fields, suffers from a divided work environment and a la [...] Read more