Posts tagged: Harvard University - Diverse

Scholars Believe Supreme Court Likely to End Affirmative Action with Kavanaugh

by Monica Levitan and LaMont Jones | September 13, 2018
Scholars from coast to coast expect the Senate Judiciary Committee to confirm Supreme Court nom [...] Read more

Harvard History Professor Makes History

by | September 10, 2018
Dr. Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham’s appointment as the first African-American chair of the Depar [...] Read more

Diversity at Stake in Kavanaugh Hearings

by | September 5, 2018
Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination is about institutionalizing the trend at the highest court to re [...] Read more

Spelman Receives Largest Single Donation of Books from Henry Louis Gates

by | September 4, 2018
Renowned Harvard University scholar Dr. Henry Louis “Skip” Gates, Jr. has awarded Spelman C [...] Read more

DOJ Sides with Asian-Americans in Bias Suit Against Harvard

| August 31, 2018
The U.S. Department of Justice has indicated its strongest support to date for the plaintiffs i [...] Read more

Scholars Remember the “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin

by | August 16, 2018
The academic world took to social media and other venues yesterday to remember a legendary arti [...] Read more

Duke Among Universities Increasing Number of Women Deans

by | August 10, 2018
The number of women in leadership positions at Duke University will increase this fall after it [...] Read more

Harvard’s Asian Problem Does Not Justify the Blum Lawsuit

by | August 7, 2018
That lawsuit filed by White conservative Ed Blum using Asians as proxies to fight affirmative a [...] Read more

History at Harvard: Four Black Women Head Colleges

by LaMont Jones | August 3, 2018
When Harvard University students arrive for classes Aug. 15, they will return to history in the [...] Read more

16 Schools Defend Harvard’s Race-Conscious Admissions Policy

by | August 1, 2018
A group of highly selective universities has defended Harvard University’s race-conscious adm [...] Read more

Debunking Mismatch and the Color-Blind Remedy to Affirmative Action

by | July 24, 2018
The affirmative action op-eds are starting to appear. Both the pro and the con. And there’s t [...] Read more

Harvard-Linked Employee Apologizes Over ‘Affordable’ Comment

by Associated Press | July 17, 2018
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — An employee with a Harvard University-affiliated research center has issue [...] Read more

Harvard President Denounces Proposed EPA Regulations on Use of Scientific Research

by Associated Press | June 7, 2018
Joining other scholars and scientists in denouncing proposed federal regulations on scientific [...] Read more

A President Committed to Service

by | May 31, 2018
An accomplished businessman, Rhodes Scholar and retired Air Force reserve lieutenant colonel, D [...] Read more

Harvard Teaming With Google to Reduce Harmful Chemical Use

by Associated Press |
BOSTON – Harvard University is teaming up with Google to reduce the use of harmful chemicals [...] Read more