Posts tagged: Trio Program - Diverse

Ed Secretary Duncan Defends $2B Increase in 2012 Education Budget

by Joyce Jones | March 2, 2011
The higher education portion of the Obama FY2012 request includes a $67 million increase for TR [...] Read more

Obama Budget Protects Pell Grants, Sets Education Priorities

by Charles Dervarics | February 15, 2011
President Obama presented a 2012 budget that has limited increases for education but a commitme [...] Read more

Schools Step Up Efforts to Attract Adult Learners into College Programs

by Jamal Eric Watson | November 2, 2010
After traditional colleges and universities lost ground in the race to win back minority colleg [...] Read more

Students Should Know Grad School Options Well, McNair Advisers Told

by Cassie M. Chew | March 30, 2010
Advisers in the Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program learned last week they [...] Read more

Adult Learners Key To U.S. Reclaiming College Completion Lead, Education Dept. Official Says

by Cassie M. Chew | March 25, 2010
President Barack Obama's goal to increase the number of two- or four-year degree holding Americ [...] Read more

TRIO Leader Says Freeze Puts Programs at Risk

by Charles Dervarics | March 24, 2010
Advocates for federal TRIO college access and support programs are disappointed that, in action [...] Read more

Minority-serving Institutions to Benefit from Education Department Budget Increase

by Charles Dervarics | January 11, 2010
Nearly three months into the federal fiscal year, Congress and President Barack Obama reached a [...] Read more

Documentarian Develops Curricula to Dispel HIV/AIDS Myths in Black Community

by Karen Shih | December 3, 2009
When Claudia Pryor's cousin was diagnosed with AIDS in the 1980s, she was the only family membe [...] Read more

Kennedy Remembered as Social and Civil Rights Giant

by Staff and Wire Reports | August 27, 2009
Reflecting on the legacy left by Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, President Barack Obama called the late [...] Read more

HBCU Power Brokers on Capitol Hill

by CHARLES DERVARICS | August 20, 2009
Meet some of the movers and shakers who make things happen in Washington, D.C. [...] Read more

Diverse Calendar

by Diverse Staff | July 23, 2009
Sept. 15-17 NATIONAL COLLEGE ACCESS NETWORK ANNUAL CONFERENCE Hilton San Francisco Web: www.col [...] Read more

Students Rally at U.S. Capitol to Urge Increased Support of TRIO and GEAR UP Programs

by Michelle J. Nealy | June 10, 2009
Neither soggy terrain nor vehement thunderstorms detoured nearly 200 students from across the n [...] Read more

In Tough Economy, MSIs Win Funding Increases

by CHARLES DERVARICS | April 2, 2009
Several minority-serving institutions receive much-needed earmarks. [...] Read more

Earmarks Helpful for Minority-serving Institutions Struggling In Tough Economy

by Charles Dervarics | March 13, 2009
With Congress completing work on a $410 billion omnibus spending bill, minority-serving institu [...] Read more

Chronicling the Lives of Native Americans on Predominantly White Campuses

by Michelle J. Nealy | March 4, 2009
Amanda LeClair, a senior at the University of Wyoming, is not an activist by nature. [...] Read more