Posts tagged: Hispanic Serving Institutions - Diverse

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APLU Panel Addresses Challenges of Minorities Enrolled in STEM Fields

by Lydia Lum | November 15, 2011
Despite growing public awareness and collective efforts to increase the ranks of U.S. minority [...] Read more

College Prep Summer Programs Target Talented, Low-Income Students

by Kenneth J. Cooper | November 4, 2011
Elite colleges team up to give talented yet impoverished youths the skills necessary to apply, [...] Read more

Groups Mobilize To Stop Cuts for Minority-Serving Schools

by Charles Dervarics | October 19, 2011
Many of the nation’s leading higher education groups are urging Congress to reject a House of [...] Read more

Report Provides Close Look at Diversity Among Asian American, Pacific Islander Students

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 12, 2011
College and university leaders should pay greater attention to the demographics of the growing [...] Read more

U.S.-Mexico Border Journalism Project Continues To Train Hispanics in Writing and Reporting

by Reginald Stuart | October 10, 2011
Borderzine is approaching its fifth anniversary with much to celebrate about its efforts to tra [...] Read more

Perspective: Hispanic Students at a Crossroads

by Dr. Antonio Flores | October 4, 2011
More federal investments needed to ensure viability of HSIs, writes Dr. Antonio Flores, preside [...] Read more

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