Posts tagged: Correctional Institutions - Diverse


Morgan State University Professor Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison

by Associated Press | September 1, 2014
A professor at Morgan State University has been sentenced to three years in prison for fraudule [...] Read more

Trial Date for Five Charged in FAMU Hazing Death Set

by Associated Press | May 27, 2014
The five remaining defendants charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major are heade [...] Read more

Male Rape and Sexual Assault Too Often Ignored

by | February 4, 2014
People tend to relegate the sexual violation of men as a deviant sort of activity that takes pl [...] Read more

Penn State: 26 People Get $59.7M Over Sandusky

by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press | October 28, 2013
Penn State said Monday it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual a [...] Read more

UNC-Charlotte Fraternity Under Investigation

by Associated Press | October 2, 2013
A fraternity at the University of North Carolina Charlotte has been suspended as college offici [...] Read more

Chinese Researcher Sentenced in Research Drug Case

by Dinesh Ramde, Associated Press | August 6, 2013
A Chinese researcher was sentenced Tuesday to time served plus two years of probation on charge [...] Read more

Penn State Gets Report on Federal Sandusky Probe

by Associated Press | July 15, 2013
The report’s focus is on whether the school’s handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestat [...] Read more

Overhaul to GED Exam Undermines Accessibility

by Lois Elfman | June 19, 2013
The GED’s new computer-based format leaves some concerned that the change will marginalize lo [...] Read more

Judge Tosses Lawsuit by Pa. Governor Against NCAA

by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press | June 6, 2013
A federal judge on Thursday threw out the governor’s lawsuit against the NCAA over sanctions [...] Read more

Former Florida A&M Band Member Pleads No Contest in Hazing Death

by Associated Press | April 16, 2013
A former Florida A&M University student faces a possible prison term after he pleaded no contes [...] Read more

Forum: Black Male Incarceration Adds to Social Woes Predicted in Moynihan Report

by Ronald Roach | February 24, 2013
Scholar and author Michelle Alexander says misguided criminal justice policies have worsened co [...] Read more

NCAA President Defends Penn State Sanctions

by Associated Press | October 26, 2012
NCAA president Mark Emmert says the sanctions levied on Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky child [...] Read more

Black Male Incarceration Crisis: Transparency and Education Are Key in Effecting Change

by María Eugenia Miranda | October 8, 2012
Transparency and education are the best ways to start changing the effects of mass incarceratio [...] Read more

Ex-prof Gets Life in Prison for Meeting Rampage

by Jay Reeves, Associated Press | September 25, 2012
A Harvard-educated biologist was sentenced to life in prison without parole Monday after being [...] Read more

NAACP Sees Education as Key to Boosting Black Men

by Christina Hoag, Associated Press | August 1, 2011
Education is the key to breaking Black men and youths out of a vicious cycle of crime and unemp [...] Read more