Posts tagged: Faculty Research - Diverse


Policy Report Says Reform Critical to Viability of U.S. Higher Education

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | May 26, 2011
University of Virginia-based policy research center releases study that urges higher education [...] Read more

UNCF Study Shows HBCUs Chosen for Small Faculty-Student Ratio, Sense of Belonging

by Amara Phillip | April 19, 2011
Study authors report that attending HBCUs allows students to “benefit from positive cultural [...] Read more

Cornell University Provost Blasted for Plan to Move Africana Center

by Maria Eugenia Miranda | April 18, 2011
Controversial plan to embed Africana Studies and Research Center in College of Arts and Science [...] Read more

FAMU Board Approves President’s Restructuring Plan

by Pearl Stewart | April 8, 2011
A total of 89 jobs will be lost directly related to the plan, while another 109 employees will [...] Read more

National League for Nursing’s 2011 Education Summit to Focus on Future of Nursing

by National League for Nursing | April 5, 2011
This year's summit will focus on the much heralded recommendations contained in "The Future of [...] Read more

AACR Recognizes HBCU and HSI Faculty Contributions to Cancer Research

by American Association for Cancer Research | March 29, 2011
The American Association for Cancer Research will recognize leaders in the minority cancer com [...] Read more

Inclusiveness Prevails at Syracuse University

by Lois Elfman | March 28, 2011
Much of the Syracuse University community stands with chancellor and president Nancy Cantor des [...] Read more

Study: Indians Studying in U.S. Wish to Return Home

by Associated Press | March 10, 2011
 A survey by Rutgers University, Pennsylvania State University and the India-based Tata In [...] Read more

Conference: UC-Berkeley’s Equity Chief Gibor Basri Says Data Collection Key to Diversity Push

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | March 9, 2011
UC-Berkeley’s vice chancellor of equity and inclusion, Gibor Basri, says his efforts are focu [...] Read more

Political Scientist Karin Stanford Reborn As a Hip-Hop Scholar

by Jamal Eric Watson | March 3, 2011
Ten years after Dr. Karin Stanford gained notoriety for her relationship with the Rev. Jesse Ja [...] Read more

Melissa Harris-Perry Leaving Princeton to Lead Race Center at Tulane

by Jamal Eric Watson | February 28, 2011
Black intellectual superstar Melissa Harris-Perry is departing Princeton University to build a [...] Read more

WVU nursing gets $800K boost for research work

by Associated Press | February 24, 2011
The West Virginia University School of Nursing is getting $800,0000 to hire a research profes [...] Read more

Tenure Controversy Trips Up DePaul

by B. Denise Hawkins | February 2, 2011
 Claims of bias, violations of academic freedom and racism continue to dog DePaul Universi [...] Read more

Dormitories Seen as Retention Tools at Urban, Commuter Schools

by Lekan Oguntoyinbo | January 31, 2011
 In efforts to improve retention rates, commuter colleges are looking to an unusual suspec [...] Read more

Tenure Crusader

by William Ford | January 11, 2011
After winning the tenure race, Dr. Kerry Ann Rockquemore gave it up to help other young profess [...] Read more