Posts tagged: STEM - Diverse

Jean Zu: Pushing Stevens to National Prominence

by Walter Hudson | July 31, 2018
Dr. Jean Zu has her sights on working to increase the number of international undergraduate stu [...] Read more

Professor Gets $1.2M Grant for Pulmonary Fibrosis Study

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An associate professor at Hampton University’s pharmacy school has received her second in [...] Read more

Aviation Scholarship Program Aims to Bring Students into Wichita

by | July 26, 2018
As part of a new scholarship program, Wichita State University Campus of Applied Sciences and T [...] Read more

Program Boosts Minority Male Middle-Schoolers’ Tech Skills

by | July 24, 2018
During July, Hampton University and Verizon Innovative Learning collaborated on a program that [...] Read more

Federally Funded Programs Are Not Enough to Diversify the STEM Workforce

by Quintana M. Clark & Levon T. Esters |
Despite billions of dollars being invested on hundreds of programs that are created to increase [...] Read more

Report Outlines College Graduates’ Employment, Debt and Enrollment

by | July 20, 2018
A U.S. Department of Education report on college graduates from 2008 shed insight into their em [...] Read more

Claflin Wraps Up HBCU-UP, CECOR Cybersecurity Summer Programs

by | July 19, 2018
The importance of early-college summer programs was on display last week when the Historically [...] Read more

Sisters, Other-Mothers and Aunties: The Importance of Informal Mentors for Black Women Graduate Students at Predominantly White Institutions

by Torrie A. Cropps & Levon T. Esters | July 10, 2018
Mentoring is paramount to the success of Black women pursuing graduate degrees. Unfortunately, [...] Read more

One HBCU Will Win $1.5M Grant for Rocketry Program

| June 30, 2018
While a number of historically Black colleges and universities are likely to enter a competitio [...] Read more

Report: Morgan State Gives Maryland’s Economy a Major Boost

by Sarah Wood | June 19, 2018
Morgan State University contributes $990 million annually to Maryland’s economy and $574 mill [...] Read more

Diversity, Discourse, and Compromise as Core to Higher Education

by Yves Salomon-Fernandez | June 13, 2018
The issues of tolerance, respect for difference, and discourse within higher education are impo [...] Read more

Protecting the Dreams of Immigrant Students

by Marvin Krislov | June 6, 2018
June is Immigration Heritage Month. It’s a time to celebrate American diversity, to celebrate [...] Read more

Writing Groups as Counterspaces for Black Women Graduate Students at PWIs

by Torrie A. Cropps | June 2, 2018
It is no secret that Black women graduate students are severely underrepresented at Predominant [...] Read more

Study: Black and Hispanic Students Get Lower Return on Higher Ed Investment

by Sammy G. Allen | May 25, 2018
Black and Hispanic graduates would have received 1 million more bachelor’s degrees between 20 [...] Read more

WPI Program Addresses Unconscious Bias to Impact STEM

by Lois Elfman | May 24, 2018
Over the next three years, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) will utilize project-based tea [...] Read more