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Minority-Serving Schools Gain Victory in Science Consolidation Battle

by Charles Dervarics | July 28, 2010
A U.S. Senate panel has rejected White House plans to consolidate federal science programs for [...] Read more

Association Creates Plan for ‘1890’ HBCUs To Meet Modern Challenges

by B. Denise Hawkins | July 13, 2010
Dr. Lorenzo Esters has spoken resolutely about the “bold, futuristic and intentional” plan [...] Read more

Advocates Work To Develop Asian Pacific American-serving Higher Education Sector

by Arelis Hernandez | June 24, 2010
Eight institutions have obtained the federal designation of Asian American and Native American [...] Read more

Higher Education Organizations Form Coalition to Seek DREAM Act Passage

by Arelis Hernandez | June 17, 2010
The Hispanic Association of Colleges Universities (HACU) has taken the lead in uniting 25 natio [...] Read more

GAO Again Recommends Better Oversight of Grants to Minority Serving Institutions

by Joyce Jones | May 28, 2010
Since 2004, the Government Accountability Office has been telling the U.S. Department of Educat [...] Read more

Advocates Question Whether Administration’s Proposals Will Leave Minority Institutions Behind

by Charles Dervarics | May 27, 2010
Plans by the Obama administration to consolidate dozens of education, science and community-dev [...] Read more

Obama Administration Officials Deliver Commencement Speeches at HBCU, HSI Graduations

by Diverse Staff | May 6, 2010
President Barack Obama’s scheduled address at Hampton University and other speeches by admini [...] Read more

House Panel Votes To Block NSF Funding Shift

by Charles Dervarics | April 30, 2010
A House of Representatives panel on Wednesday dealt a blow to the Obama administration’s plan [...] Read more

HSI Administrators Express Dismay Over Proposed NSF Grant Consolidation

by Arelis Hernandez | April 27, 2010
The Obama administration’s proposal to consolidate federal science programs for minority-serv [...] Read more

Forum: Minority-serving Campuses Urged to Tout Their Success

by Arelis Hernandez | April 23, 2010
The Obama administration’s top official for federal initiatives with historically Black schoo [...] Read more

Hispanic-serving Institution Officials Urge Education Reform to Expand Latino Opportunity

by Arelis Hernandez | April 20, 2010
In response to the booming Latino student population across the country, the Hispanic Associat [...] Read more

Report: HSIs Key to Spurring Latino Movement Through STEM Pipeline

by Arelis Hernandez | April 7, 2010
A Center for Urban Education (CUE) report argues that reversing the historic underfunding of Hi [...] Read more

Community Colleges Appreciate Attention, Need Money

by Eric Gorski, Associated Press | April 6, 2010
Grappling with soaring enrollment and plummeting state support, community colleges are gratefu [...] Read more

Minority-focused STEM Funding Plan Raises Equity Concerns

by Charles Dervarics | April 2, 2010
A debate has emerged over science programs at minority-serving institutions and how best to pre [...] Read more

Bipartisan Effort Vowed on Congressional Review of ‘No Child’ Law

by Charles Dervarics | March 30, 2010
Congressional leaders vow bipartisan cooperation in revising the K-12 law, while associations [...] Read more