Posts tagged: New York City - Diverse


Dr. Darrick Hamilton Appointed to NYC Racial Justice Commission

by | March 24, 2021 Dr. Darrick Hamilton, the Henry Cohen Professor of Economics and Urban Policy at The New School Read more

David N. Dinkins, First and only Black NYC Mayor, Dead at 93

by | November 24, 2020
David Norman Dinkins, the first and only Black mayor of New York City, who sought to improve ra [...] Read more

Do We All Look Alike?

by | June 2, 2020
“You all look alike,” is what people told me when I was a kid growing up. As an Asian Ameri [...] Read more

Emory History Professor’s New Book Probes Black Youth, Criminal Justice

| August 23, 2019
Emory University assistant professor of history Dr. Carl Suddler puts the intersection of race, [...] Read more

Report Shows Varied Progress in Achieving Equality in NYC

by | December 28, 2018
A new report by the City University of New York (CUNY) highlights a complicated narrative about [...] Read more

Education Takes Center Stage at International Conference

by Lois Elfman | September 23, 2018
Educators and policy makers from around the globe gathered in New York over the weekend to disc [...] Read more

Asian Americans: Right to Be Angry at Harvard, Not African-Americans

by | June 20, 2018
People of all backgrounds become so angry about affirmative action that it is difficult to disc [...] Read more

NYC Men Initiative Diversifies Teacher Workforce

by | April 3, 2018
NYC Men Teach, a teacher recruitment and retention program under New York City’s Young Men’ [...] Read more

Scholars Find Solidarity at MLA Convention

by Lois Elfman | January 7, 2018
Invigorated by animated discussions about research, teaching, literature, linguistics and caree [...] Read more

Celebrated New York City Athlete Fatally Stabbed Hours After High School Graduation

by Colleen Long, The Associated Press | June 30, 2011
An argument over a celebratory high school graduation gift cost Isayah Muller his life: The 19- [...] Read more