Posts tagged: Foundations - Diverse


Dr. Sean Decatur

| May 1, 2014
Sean M. Decatur became president of Kenyon College in July 2013 after serving as dean of the Co [...] Read more

Zakiya Smith – Strategy Director for Student Financial Support, Lumina Foundation

| April 28, 2014
At the Lumina Foundation, Smith leads the work to develop new models of student financial suppo [...] Read more

Dr. Marybeth Gasman – Professor of Higher Education, University of Pennsylvania

| April 25, 2014
Gasman, a professor of higher education in the Graduate School of Education at the University o [...] Read more

Alecia DeCoudreaux – President, Mills College

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DeCoudreaux had a distinguished career as a lawyer and senior executive at Eli Lilly and Compan [...] Read more

Proportion of Americans With College Degrees Grows

by Jon Marcus, The Hechinger Report | April 22, 2014
The U.S. continues to lose ground to global rivals in educational attainment, the report, by th [...] Read more

UT Austin President Says $325K Payment was Properly Approved

by Associated Press | April 21, 2014
AUSTIN, Texas—University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers said he was told that $325, [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Preparation for College 2025

by Matthew Lynch |
Education, corporate and philanthropic leaders from around the world say they believe that many [...] Read more

Poll: Blacks, Hispanics Most Optimistic that K-12 Schools Prepare Youth for College

by Ronald Roach | April 17, 2014
African-Americans and Hispanics are more likely to say the local K-12 education are adequately [...] Read more

Enslaving ‘Free Speech Zones’

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Whenever I read the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, I am struck by the distance betwe [...] Read more

Excelencia in Education Report Reveals Latino College Completion Strides and Struggles

by Jamal E. Mazyck | April 16, 2014
While enrollment numbers for Latino students are relatively high, the degree attainment data in [...] Read more

Student Athletes Receive Life Lessons at Arthur Ashe Celebration

by G.E. Branch III | April 10, 2014
At the 2014 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars Symposium and Awards Luncheon, student athletes rec [...] Read more

A Campus Family Committed to Understanding through Dialogue

| April 8, 2014
North Dakota State College of Science SENIOR STUDENT AFFAIRS OFFICER: Wahpeton, N.D. Philip Par [...] Read more

Departing Maryland Higher Education Secretary Saluted for Leadership

by Ronald Roach | April 1, 2014
Dr. Danette G. Howard moves on from the Maryland Higher Education Commission to the Indianapoli [...] Read more

Maryland Higher Ed Secretary Joining Lumina Foundation

by Associated Press | March 31, 2014
Maryland’s secretary of higher education is leaving her post to work for an education foundat [...] Read more

Scaling Up: Opening College Access to More Students

by Brian C. Mitchell | March 27, 2014
One of the significant problems facing college leaders and policy planners as they work to expa [...] Read more