Posts tagged: Segregation - Diverse

Celebrating Brown, Confronting Its Challenging Legacy

by Ronald Roach | May 15, 2014
As the sixtieth anniversary of the Brown v. Board court decision is celebrated, scholars say se [...] Read more

School Integration Slipping 60 Years After Brown

by Jesse J. Holland and Kimberly Hefling, Associated Press | May 14, 2014
Progress toward integrating America’s schools since the landmark Brown v. Topeka Board of Edu [...] Read more

Dr. Shawnta Friday-Stroud

| May 1, 2014
Dr. Shawnta Friday-Stroud is dean of the School of Business and Industry at Florida A&M Uni [...] Read more

Florida A&M Fears Lawmaker Trying to Turn Back Clock

by Reginald Stuart | April 8, 2014
Proposal to fund a new school of engineering at neighboring Florida State, end partnership with [...] Read more

Report: New York Schools Most Racially Segregated

by Karen Matthews, Associated Press | March 26, 2014
New York state has the most segregated public schools in the nation, with many black and Latino [...] Read more

Morgan State Constructing New School of Business in Honor of Earl Graves

by Jamal Watson | March 25, 2014
Morgan State University is constructing an $80 million facility that will house the School of B [...] Read more

John Lewis Takes Readers on a ‘March’ through Civil Rights

by Reginald Stuart | February 13, 2014
John Lewis’ best-selling graphic novel depicting the civil rights movement is the first in a [...] Read more

Americans More Accepting of Interracial Couples and Marriages

by | January 23, 2014
Mildred and Richard Loving were a mixed-race couple from Virginia who were arrested by local la [...] Read more

Ohio State to Invest $200M to Create Arts District

by Associated Press | December 30, 2013
Ohio State University wants to invest as much as $200 million over the next decade to create an [...] Read more

Agreement Reached to Reduce Student Arrests in Florida

by Christine Armario, Associated Press | November 5, 2013
A deal has been reached between the NAACP, law enforcement and the Broward County Public School [...] Read more

Ala. Leaders Tread Lightly on Forcing Segregation for U of Ala. Greeks

by Jay Reeves, Associated Press | September 22, 2013
From the governor to a U.S. attorney, state and other leaders say they want to move past failed [...] Read more

N.C. County School Board Removes ‘Invisible Man’ From Library Shelves

by Associated Press | September 19, 2013
The Randolph County School Board has voted to take Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man from its lib [...] Read more

Ex-Student Leaders: End Greek Segregation at University of Alabama

by Jay Reeves, Associated Press |
Former student leaders at the University of Alabama went public Thursday in support of more div [...] Read more

Several Hundred March Against Greek Segregation at University of Alabama

by Jay Reeves, Associated Press | September 18, 2013
Several hundred people marched Wednesday at the University of Alabama to oppose racial segregat [...] Read more

ETS Explores the Link Between Poverty and Education

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 24, 2013
The Educational Testing Service discusses their new report and offers ideas for policymakers on [...] Read more