Posts tagged: Foundations - Diverse


New Report Estimates Half of Vets on GI Bill Graduate

by Pauline Jelinek, Associated Press | March 24, 2014
A little more than half of the veterans who got college money under the GI Bill since 2009 even [...] Read more

HBCUs Gather in Silicon Valley for Innovation, Entrepreneurship Symposium

by David Pluviose | March 20, 2014
Nearly 100 HBCU stakeholders are meeting at a symposium this week seeking to leverage the intel [...] Read more

President Obama Takes Issue of At-risk Boys of Color to Heart

by Jamal Watson | February 27, 2014
Speaking in the East Room of the White House yesterday, Obama talked personally about the chall [...] Read more

NAACP, UNCF and National Urban League to Receive Walmart Grants

by Jamal Watson | February 25, 2014
Walmart announced this week that it will give $1.75 million in grants to three organizations in [...] Read more

National Scholarship Fund Launched for Undocumented Students

by Ronald Roach | February 11, 2014
A newly established national scholarship fund, called TheDream.US, will assist undocumented imm [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Alternate Pathways to College Presidency

by Matthew Lynch |
In the past, college presidents from other schools and college vice presidents have most often [...] Read more

Research Money Small but Vital Part of Farm Bill

by Jeff Karoub, Associated Press | February 6, 2014
A group of scientists at Michigan State University huddled around a computer screen earlier thi [...] Read more

Report: Part-time Professors Represented Among the Working Poor

by Ronald Roach |
House Democratic education committee staffers release congressional study that documents diffic [...] Read more

Which Way Forward? President Obama and Higher Education

by Brian C. Mitchell | January 23, 2014
Higher education needs colleagues. There are some big decisions ahead. [...] Read more

“Reverse Transfer” Program to Benefit Community College Students

by Associated Press | January 12, 2014
A new program aims to help students who transfer from community colleges to four-year instituti [...] Read more

Colombian MacArthur ‘Genius Grant’ Winner Honored in Physics

by Helen Hu | January 6, 2014
As a young student in Bogota, Colombia, Ana Maria Rey was discouraged by her parents from pursu [...] Read more

Gallup, Purdue to Examine Post-college Success

by Ronald Roach | January 2, 2014
Gallup is launching a survey project with Purdue University to provide insight into how the col [...] Read more

Hawaii in Chicago’s Shadows in Bid for Obama Library

by Josh Lederman, Associated Press | December 29, 2013
First family’s links to University of Chicago and the city weigh heavily in the search for a [...] Read more

Every Student Needs a Success Plan

by | December 26, 2013
Is it OK to just put our goals and dreams on auto pilot and think that we will achieve them? Of [...] Read more

Arkansas State to Break Ground on Campus in Mexico

by Jill Bleed, Associated Press |
A Feb. 5 groundbreaking is scheduled for Arkansas State University’s new campus in Mexico, a [...] Read more