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Former Obama Administration Education Secretary Dr. John B. King Jr. Announces Maryland Gubernatorial Bid

by | April 20, 2021 Dr. John B. King Jr. – former education secretary under President Barack Obama – is seekin Read more

Senate Confirms Cecilia Rouse as Top White House Economist

by | March 3, 2021
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Dr. Cecilia Rouse as President Joe Biden’s top White House ec [...] Read more

John Lewis, Civil Rights Icon, Dies at 80

| July 19, 2020
John Robert Lewis, civil rights icon and longtime Congressman, died on Friday after a six-month [...] Read more

Bethany College to Remove Name of Former Ku Klux Klan Member From Building

| June 19, 2020
Amid a national reckoning on racism, Bethany College said it will remove the name of Robert C. [...] Read more

Trump Vetoes Move to Ease Loan Forgiveness for Defrauded Students

by | May 31, 2020
President Donald Trump late on Friday vetoed a resolution that would have made it easier for st [...] Read more

Top Higher Ed Groups Create New DACA Resources Website

| May 8, 2020
Several influential higher education groups have created a new website, ‘Remember the Dreamer [...] Read more

On May 16, the Obamas Will Host a Virtual Graduation Event for HBCUs’ Class of 2020

| May 5, 2020
On May 16, former president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama will host a virtual gradua [...] Read more

Pioneering Black NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson Dies

| February 24, 2020
Pioneering Black NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson died on Monday. She was 101, reported the [...] Read more

Should My Black Child Participate in Her Thanksgiving Day Play? A Look Into the Need for Culturally Competent Pedagogy

by Keisha Williams | November 26, 2019
As a Black parent with an inquisitive Black child, I’m plagued with internal battles regardin [...] Read more

Five Scaffolds to Working with Your Minority or Female Boss

by Patrice Rankine | October 30, 2019
Bias against women and minority bosses threatens the progress of projects and curtails the coll [...] Read more

Superstar Mo’ne Davis ‘Just One of the Girls’ on Hampton’s Softball Team

by Roscoe Nance | September 25, 2019
Mo’ne Davis is perhaps the most unique college athlete ever. But at the same time the freshma [...] Read more

Start with How: Inhabiting our Public Roles for Effective Leadership

by Patrice Rankine |
In his best-selling, 2009 book on leadership, Start with Why, Simon Sinek offered that the best [...] Read more

Obama Gives Trump Sharp Rebuke in Mandela Address on Values

by Associated Press | July 17, 2018
JOHANNESBURG — Without ever mentioning President Donald Trump by name, former U.S. President [...] Read more

Trump’s Art of the Deal: Merge Education and Labor Departments?

by Gerard Robinson | July 14, 2018
The White House publicly released a report called "Delivering Government Solutions in the 21st [...] Read more

As American as Apple Pie

by | June 21, 2018
America isn’t divided by pundits and peddlers. It isn’t divided by vacuous political labels [...] Read more
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