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The Face of AIDS: Overwhelmingly Black and Female

by B. Denise Hawkins | September 21, 2006
More than two decades after HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, first began killing gay White men. [...] Read more

Before You EXIT

by Charles Dervarics | August 24, 2006
Dr. Walter M. Kimbrough knows he’s in the minority on the issue of testing... [...] Read more

New GED Chief Faces Sagging Testing Rates Despite High Minority Dropout Numbers

by David Pluviose | July 26, 2006
Widely recognized as the equivalent to a high school diploma, the General Educational Developme [...] Read more

Higher Education Commission Struggles

by Charles Dervarics | June 15, 2006
After several months of public hearings and a two-day meeting in Washington, D.C., the federal [...] Read more

Higher Ed. Reform Commission Closing In On Final Recommendations

by Charles Dervarics | May 22, 2006
More federal financial aid for needy students should accompany any comprehensive plan to improv [...] Read more

Chippewa Tribe Seeks to Curb Drug Epidemic By Testing at North Dakota Community College

by Associated Press | April 24, 2006
Officials of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa are taking steps to address what they say is [...] Read more

GED Passers Test While Knowledge is Still Fresh

by David Pluviose | April 20, 2006
In response to concerns that students who passed the GED still lacked basic skills... [...] Read more

Higher Education Commission

by Charles Dervarics |
The federal government should increase need-based financial aid for postsecondary education, bu [...] Read more

No Child-Loophole: Nearly Two Million Scores Uncounted

by Associated Press | April 19, 2006
Laquanya Agnew and Victoria Duncan share a desk, a love of reading and a passion for learning. [...] Read more

Defense Attorneys: DNA Testing Finds No Match in Duke Lacrosse Case

by Associated Press | April 11, 2006
In the latest twist to the rape allegation that has rocked Duke University... [...] Read more

ACE Report Details Characteristics and Performance of GED Test-Takers

by David Pluviose | March 27, 2006
In response to concerns that GED passers still lacked basic skills, the American Council on Edu [...] Read more

Duke University Toughens its Drug Testing

by Associated Press | March 9, 2006
Duke University has strengthened its policy for student-athletes who test positive for steroi [...] Read more

The Struggles and Successes of Graduate Students Chronicled in New Book

by Shilpa Banerji | February 20, 2006
Two prominent ETS officials have released a new book exploring graduate students’ struggles w [...] Read more

Duke University Toughens its Drug Testing Policy for Student-Athletes

by Staff and News Wire Report | February 13, 2006
Duke University has strengthened its policy for student-athletes who test positive for steroids [...] Read more

Strong Turnout at Historically Black High School for AIDS Testing

by Associated Press | December 6, 2005
Organizers of the state's first school screening for AIDS and HIV were impressed by the number [...] Read more