Posts tagged: Elizabeth Alexander - Diverse


Mellon Foundation to Give $1.76 Million in Emergency Grants to 16 HBCUs

| May 13, 2020 To stabilize enrollments and help students during the COVID-19 pandemic, 16 historically Black Read more

$4 Million Grant For the American Indian College Fund From the Mellon Foundation

| April 22, 2020
The American Indian College Fund will receive $4 million from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation t [...] Read more

Queen Latifah Among Honorees to Receive W.E.B. Du Bois Medal

by | October 15, 2019
Rapper and actress Queen Latifah will be honored with the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal on Oct. 22 for h [...] Read more

Documentary Explores “Driving While Black”

by Melanie Eversley | December 9, 2018
"Driving While Black,” a documentary in the works by a Cooperstown, N.Y., academic, a longtim [...] Read more

Mellon Foundation Selects Renowned Poet and Scholar as President

by Pearl Stewart | February 8, 2018
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, which supports humanities, culture and the arts in higher educ [...] Read more

Professor Rides ‘Word Clouds’ to Poetic Prominence

by Christina Sturdivant | July 21, 2015
Elizabeth Alexander has blossomed into an essayist, poet and playwright whose prose has taken h [...] Read more