Posts tagged: Detroit - Diverse


Can You Build a New HBCU? Trump Entertains Idea

by | May 24, 2020 During a meeting with Black Michigan leaders, Donald Trump and Rep. Karen Whitsett, D-Detroit, Read more

2020 Diverse Champion: How Dr. Curtis L. Ivery Transformed Wayne County Community College District

by | April 9, 2020
Dr. Curtis L. Ivery has become somewhat of a celebrity in Detroit, using his high-profile statu [...] Read more

Why the Detroit Literacy Case Matters to Higher Education

by Julie Anne Taylor, Dara Hill and Danielle L. DeFauw | November 20, 2019
Chronically low literacy rates; classrooms without certified teachers; buildings with leaking r [...] Read more

University of Michigan to Build Innovation Center in Downtown Detroit

by | October 30, 2019
As part of an over $300 million development plan, the University of Michigan will open an innov [...] Read more

WSU Introduces New Initiative that Offers Free Tuition for Detroit High School Graduates

by | October 25, 2019
Graduates of Detroit public schools and Detroit residents with high school diplomas are eligibl [...] Read more

Alma College to Join Detroit Promise Program

by | September 18, 2018
Alma College has announced it will partner with the Detroit Promise program, an initiative whic [...] Read more

$50 Million Commitment Fuels Detroit Cradle-Career Partnership

| September 13, 2018
A $50 million commitment from the Kresge Foundation is propelling an all new cradle-to-career e [...] Read more

National Conference Puts Focus on Urban Cities

by | July 2, 2018
If the nation is looking for ways to address issues that impact urban areas, they might conside [...] Read more

Summit to Focus on Creating Pathways for Educational and Economic Mobility

by | May 13, 2018
The Wayne County Community College District in Detroit will host its inaugural Urban Community [...] Read more

Does Birther Donald Trump Really Want a New Civil Rights Agenda?

by Emil Guillermo | September 5, 2016
What’s GOP candidate Donald Trump to do when polling data show weakness among both the educat [...] Read more