Posts tagged: Hispanic Serving Institutions - Diverse

New House Bill Cuts Funds for HBCUs, Others

by Charles Dervarics | October 3, 2011
Funding for the Title III Strengthening HBCUs program would drop from $236 million to $152 mill [...] Read more

New Federal Aid Targets Community Colleges, Hispanic-Serving Schools

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 27, 2011
The Obama administration made major cash infusions to community colleges and Hispanic-Serving I [...] Read more

Commentary: Remember Asian American and Pacific Islander Students

by Neil Horikoshi | September 19, 2011
AAPIs have some of the largest disparities in education such as high secondary school dropout r [...] Read more

Study: Hispanic-Serving Colleges Continue Steady Increase

by Charles Dervarics | September 2, 2011
The number of Hispanic-serving institutions, or HSIs, nationwide has increased by 24 percent si [...] Read more

A Leader Among Leaders

by Pearl Stewart | August 3, 2011
Miami Dade President Eduardo Padrón heads presidential advisory panels on Latino education whi [...] Read more

Models of Success at Minority-serving Institutions

by Paul Ruffins | July 25, 2011
University of Wisconsin and University of Pennsylvania are identifying best practices for [...] Read more

Kellogg Foundation Pursues College Access Agenda

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | June 30, 2011
Tribal colleges and Hispanic-serving institutions are among beneficiaries of the foundation’s [...] Read more

Scholarship Fund Group Seeks Increased Support for Asian American-focused Minority-Serving Schools

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | June 28, 2011
Forthcoming report urges that resources should be targeted to Minority-Serving Institutions wit [...] Read more

MSIs Seek To Defy Budget Trend By Lobbying for New Teacher Education Program

by Charles Dervarics | June 3, 2011
Under the proposal to Congress, a minority-serving college or university could obtain $500,000 [...] Read more

Influential Speakers Inspire 2011 Graduates to Pursue the American Dream

by Lauren Porter | May 23, 2011
This spring, minority-serving institutions, including historically Black colleges and universit [...] Read more

Look Broadly for Funds, Fed Official Urges

by Charles Dervarics | April 5, 2011
Hispanic-serving institutions must think beyond programs targeted just at HSIs, or minority-ser [...] 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

Perspectives: Teacher Quality is Key to Student Success

by Dr. Joseph A. Aguerrebere | March 3, 2011
Teacher effectiveness is a critical focus in our nation, and growing the number of board-certif [...] Read more

House Budget Stirs Opposition Over Higher Education Cuts

by Charles Dervarics | March 2, 2011
 Advocates have criticized legislation by the House of Representatives that would cut fund [...] Read more

Ed Secretary Duncan Defends $2B Increase in 2012 Education Budget

by Joyce Jones |
The higher education portion of the Obama FY2012 request includes a $67 million increase for TR [...] Read more