Posts tagged: Black Lives Matter - Diverse


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Scholars Wonder at the Trajectory of Expanding Social Justice Programs

by | April 13, 2021 George Floyd was killed by police a few miles from Dr. Valerie Chepp’s house. And as her stud Read more

Will the Current Focus on Black Lives Matter Lead To Lasting Change?

by Katti Gray | February 23, 2021
There have been major strides and clear, sometimes violent, hostility toward America’s profes [...] Read more

When You’re Not a Child: Police Violence and Child Social Justice

by Rania Kassab Sweis | February 17, 2021
On January 29th, 2021, in Rochester, New York, three adult police officers handcuffed and peppe [...] Read more

A Wave of Black Student Body Presidents Enter Office Amid COVID-19, Racial Injustice Crises

by | February 16, 2021
This academic year, students at predominantly White institutions elected a wave of Black studen [...] Read more

Overlooked Accomplishments of African American Athletes Receive New Attention

by Lois Elfman | February 9, 2021
Major League Baseball (MLB) is promoting seven professional Negro Leagues that operated between [...] Read more

Northwestern University Student-Led Group Push to Abolish Police

by | October 22, 2020
A student-led group at Northwestern University named “Northwestern Community Not Cops” coal [...] Read more

University of North Carolina Ashville Placed on Lockdown After Threats

by | October 9, 2020
The University of North Carolina Asheville was placed on lockdown Friday, after direct threats [...] Read more

Scholars Disappointed But Not Surprised by Grand Jury Decision in Breonna Taylor Case

by | September 24, 2020
Scholars and academicians from across the nation found themselves disappointed, saddened but un [...] Read more

The RNC’s Diversity of Thought or Just Misleading?

by | August 31, 2020
Clarence Henderson is a proud, self-proclaimed HBCU grad and a civil rights protestor from the [...] Read more

Marquette Students Protest Police Violence, Present List of Demands to University

by | August 30, 2020
Several dozen Marquette University students protested and marched through the Milwaukee, Wiscon [...] Read more

Black Student Activists Plan to Continue the Momentum of the Black Lives Matter Movement on Campus This Fall

by | August 24, 2020
After the police killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and others, Black students across the [...] Read more

Some Student Athletes Playing a Leading Role When It Comes to Social Justice Advocacy

by Lois Elfman | August 20, 2020
Throughout the country, student-athletes and former student-athletes are taking action to addre [...] Read more

New Media, New Possibilities: How Social Media Is Shaping Today’s Social Movements

by | August 19, 2020
For young activists in the 1960s, television was the promising new medium through which they co [...] Read more

Enrollment at Some HBCUs Increases in the Wake of Black Lives Matter Protests

by | August 12, 2020
On the whole, HBCUs, like the rest of the higher education sector, are experiencing drops in en [...] Read more

Group of Pac-12 Football Players Threaten Boycott if Demands Aren’t Met

| August 3, 2020
More than a dozen Pac-12 football players have issued a list of demands which include health an [...] Read more
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