Posts tagged: Distance Learning - Diverse

College Aid: Obama to Extend Pell Grants to Some HS Students

by Jennifer C. Kerr, Associated Press | November 1, 2015
Thousands of low-income students will be eligible for federal Pell grant money to take college [...] Read more


| October 20, 2015
SONIA NAJJAR has been named associate dean for research and innovation in the College of Osteop [...] Read more


| September 24, 2015
MITZI MONTOYA has been appointed dean of the College of Business at Oregon State University. Sh [...] Read more

Expert: Don’t Get Bogged Down in ‘Hiring Funnel’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 3, 2015
Despite the growing number of websites designed to connect college graduates to jobs, job seeke [...] Read more

“Who Is a Journalist Now?” Survey Looks at Change in Media

by Lisa Leff, Associated Press | August 11, 2015
Who and what is a journalist in the age of social media, sponsored content and sagging newspape [...] Read more

#BlackTwitter Fires Up Social Movements

by Nick Charles | August 6, 2015
If you want to know at any given moment what a portion of Black America is concerned with or t [...] Read more

Grambling, Southern among 5 La. Universities Sharing $20M Grant

by Associated Press | August 3, 2015
Five Louisiana universities are sharing a five-year $20 million grant to build a national conso [...] Read more

In Case You Missed It…

| July 31, 2015
Black Students Lagging in College Readiness Despite Taking Prep Courses Charleston Tragedy Insp [...] Read more

FTC Investigating Online College University of Phoenix

by Anne Flaherty, Associated Press | July 29, 2015
The University of Phoenix, which runs an online college popular among military veterans, is un [...] Read more

Administration Wants to Give Prisoners Access to Pell Grants

by Associated Press | July 28, 2015
The Obama administration is taking steps to expand the Pell grant program to prisoners. [...] Read more

Congress Pondering How to Catch Up With Education

by Catherine Morris | July 22, 2015
As Congress moves towards reauthorizing the Higher Education Act (HEA), members of a Senate com [...] Read more

Tony Brown Going into Black Journalists’ Hall of Fame

by Diverse Staff |
Tony Brown, a renowned journalist and educator, has been selected for induction into the Nation [...] Read more

ED Enforces Complaint System for Colleges and Universities

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 12, 2015
In an effort to avert fiascos that leave college students in a lurch, the U.S. Department of Ed [...] Read more

Rethinking Remediation

| July 1, 2015
Community College of Baltimore County seeing much success with innovative remedial education pr [...] Read more

Study: Parents’ Education Key Factor in Student Achievement

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | June 25, 2015
When it comes to meeting “college readiness benchmarks” on the ACT, first-generation colle [...] Read more