Posts tagged: Death - Diverse


Rep. Alcee Hastings Dies at 84

by | April 6, 2021 Rep. Alcee Hastings – a civil rights activist and longest-serving member of Florida’s c Read more

Dr. Lee Vernon Stiff, Veteran Educator, Passes Away

by | March 23, 2021
Dr. Lee Vernon Stiff, former leader of North Carolina State’s College of Education for 37 yea [...] Read more

Missy Weiler, Cherished Ohio State Diversity Advocate and Donor Dies at 84

by | March 5, 2021
Missy Weiler – best known for her financial support of diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) [...] Read more

Mars Hill University Volleyball Coach Raoul Fontanelle Dies

by | February 17, 2021
Longtime Mars Hill University volleyball coach Raoul “Tony” Fontanelle has died on Feb. 15, [...] Read more

Dr. David Driskell, Influential Black Art Scholar and Artist, Dies at 88

by | April 2, 2020
Prominent African American artist and scholar, Dr. David C. Driskell, passed away on April 1 at [...] Read more

San Diego State University Suspends All Fraternities Amid Student Death

by | November 12, 2019
After the death of San Diego State University (SDSU) freshman Dylan Hernandez last week, the sc [...] Read more

West Point Military Cadet Found Dead on Campus

by | October 23, 2019
Kade Kurita, a 20-year-old cadet from the United States Military Academy (West Point) in New Yo [...] Read more

Ohio University Suspends All Fraternities Amid Hazing Allegations

by | October 5, 2019
Ohio University has suspended all 15 of its fraternities amid allegations of hazing, according [...] Read more

Aretha Franklin, John McCain, and the Meaning of Legacy

by | September 7, 2018
Last week my twin obsessions with politics and pop culture collided as I joined millions of vie [...] Read more

Lessons In Grief: An Informal Education

by | August 30, 2018
It’s been close to two months now since I lost my stepmom to cancer. For those who may questi [...] Read more