Posts tagged: Foundations - Diverse


Crazy Horse Program Jumpstarts College Careers

by Dirk Lammers, Associated Press | December 23, 2013
Program’s CEO says about 68 percent of the students who have attended Indian University of No [...] Read more

Foundation Organizes Community-Focused U.S. College Attainment Campaign

by Ronald Roach |
The Lumina Foundation has launched a community mobilization campaign aimed at helping residents [...] Read more

Gates Foundation Hires California University Chancellor as CEO

by Donna Gordon Blankinship, Associated Press | December 17, 2013
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation named Tuesday the chancellor of the University of Californi [...] Read more

Educators Protest Koch Gift to Catholic University

by Associated Press |
Some Catholic educators are protesting Catholic University of America's recent acceptance of a [...] Read more

State Colleges, Universities Advised to Embrace Change

by Jamal E. Mazyck | December 12, 2013
The American Association of State Colleges and Universities kicked off its annual conference We [...] Read more

UCLA Study Funded by Actress Puts Focus on Latinas

by Ronald Roach |
A study released by University of California at Los Angeles researchers with backing from actre [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: You Can Go Home Again

by Matthew Lynch | December 9, 2013
Francis L. Hendricks is a 1979 graduate of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. He recently re [...] Read more

Professorship Award Caps Decade-long University of Delaware Effort to Boost Women in Engineering

by Ronald Roach | December 2, 2013
The University of Delaware is the recipient of a foundation-sponsored professorship award for a [...] Read more

New SCSU President Tackles Enrollment, Financial Challenges

by Reginald Stuart | November 18, 2013
Five months after being appointed the new president of South Carolina State University, Thomas [...] Read more

University of Pennsylvania-led Team Concludes National MSI Study, Launches New Research Center

by Ronald Roach | November 14, 2013
As new minority institution research center debuts at the University of Pennsylvania, three-yea [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Military Veterans, College Life and Mental Illness

by Matthew Lynch | October 28, 2013
Returning veterans will need a supportive environment as they transition back to college or beg [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Supporting LGBT College Students

by Matthew Lynch | October 20, 2013
Dr. Victor Schwartz of The Jed Foundation offers advice on how college students and campuses ca [...] Read more

Key Factors in Urban Minority Male High School Success Detailed in New Study

by Ronald Roach | October 3, 2013
A University of Pennsylvania research team has found that high expectations expressed by parent [...] Read more

Experts Find Increased Default Rate on Student Loans Troubling

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 2, 2013
A former senior education policy adviser for the Obama administration said the higher default r [...] Read more

Dr. Maya Angelou Wins High Honor

by Angela P. Dodson | September 30, 2013
The National Book Foundation, presenter of the National Book Awards, announced that it would a [...] Read more