Posts tagged: Social Sciences - Diverse

Beyoncé: Black Power, Her Opponents, and their Dances with History

by Ibram X. Kendi | February 14, 2016
When Beyoncé jolted 100 million viewers back to Black power on Super Bowl Sunday, she was danc [...] Read more

Allen Doing His Part to Change Face of Science

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Allen, a 2016 Diverse Emerging Scholar, credits Jackson State University with being a supportiv [...] Read more


| February 11, 2016
GLADIS KERSAINT has been appointed dean of the Neag School of Education at the University of Co [...] Read more

Skidmore College’s Wiley Embraces Being ‘Professor of Place’

by B. Denise Hawkins | February 10, 2016
Dr. Amber N. Wiley, a 2016 Diverse Emerging Scholar, says travel experiences ignited her intere [...] Read more

Passing On Our History to the Next Generation

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There are some compelling questions to be asked regarding Black History Month as we know it no [...] Read more

Demarcus Cousins Cries Foul and We All Lose

by | February 7, 2016
Monday, February 8, is the start of the Lunar New Year and, for Asian Americans of Chinese desc [...] Read more

Professor Who Wore Headscarf to Leave Christian College

By Associated Press CHICAGO — A professor at a Christian college who asserted Christians and [...] Read more

Cheng Helping to Bring Racism into Focus

by Jamal Eric Watson | February 2, 2016
Dr. Wendy Cheng, a 2016 Diverse Emerging Scholar, has found a way to combine her love for photo [...] Read more

Advocating for the African American Read-In

by Tiffany A. Flowers |
African-American stories, experiences and culture transmitted through books become a beacon of [...] Read more


| January 28, 2016
MARIE JOHNSON has been named dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at Califor [...] Read more

Former Prisoner Advocates for Social Justice

by Christina Sturdivant | January 25, 2016
Dwayne Betts, imprisoned for more than eight years, has turned his life around and become an au [...] Read more

Black Academicians Share Advice on How to be Successful in the Academy

by Jamal Eric Watson | January 24, 2016
Reaching the Mountaintop of the Academy, a new book edited by three prominent education scholar [...] Read more

Diverse on the Go…

| January 20, 2016
Please join the Diverse staff at the Association of American Colleges and Universities 2016 Ann [...] Read more


ALVIN ALVAREZ has been appointed dean of the College of Health and Social Sciences at San Franc [...] Read more


ANGELA EVANS has been appointed dean of the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at The U [...] Read more