Posts tagged: Howard University - Diverse

Howard University Students End Sit-In Protest

by Associated Press | April 8, 2018
WASHINGTON — The occupation of a university administration building in Washington, D.C. by st [...] Read more

Howard Faculty ‘No Confidence’ Voting Ends Friday

by Diverse Staff | April 5, 2018
During a three-day balloting period that began Wednesday and ends Friday, Howard University’s [...] Read more

Legacy of Black Scholar-Activist is Topic of Forum, New Book

by Pearl Stewart | March 29, 2018
Colleagues and friends discussed the legacy of scholar and civil rights activist Dr. Ronald Wal [...] Read more

Six Howard Workers Fired After Nine-Year Financial Scandal

by | March 28, 2018
Howard University fired six employees last year after an internal investigation found that seve [...] Read more

Uplifting HBCUs As Models of Student Success

by Brandon C.M. Allen and Levon T. Esters | March 26, 2018
To help counter the false narrative that often is bestowed upon historically Black colleges and [...] Read more

Leaders of Howard University Takeover Reflect 50 Years Later

by Associated Press | March 25, 2018
WASHINGTON — The national tumult of 1968 was marked by iconic images, including the campus ta [...] Read more

Man Pleads Guilty to Racist Threats Toward Howard University

by Associated Press | March 7, 2018
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A northern Virginia man has pleaded guilty to posting racist threats online [...] Read more

Selecting Commencement Speakers: A Political Minefield

by Pearl Stewart | March 6, 2018
In this hyper-polarized environment, students in the class of 2018 may find themselves without [...] Read more

America Remains Divided 50 Years After Kerner

by Pearl Stewart | February 27, 2018
Healing is still needed and America’s racial wounds are still raw, according to the 50-year u [...] Read more

Academicians Celebrated in ‘Black Scholars Matter’ Series, part 3

by Diverse Staff | February 15, 2018
This is the final in a three-part Black History Month series celebrating Black academicians and [...] Read more

Expected Blockbuster Film ‘Black Panther’ Poised to Challenge Racial Assumptions

by Katti Gray |
His “Black Panther” fandom stretches back to Dr. Greg Carr’s boyhood, with him dashing in [...] Read more

PBS Documentary Examines History of HBCUs: ‘Tell Them We Are Rising’

by | February 6, 2018
The vital role and relevance of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) has been c [...] Read more

Scholars Fear Implications of Commercializing King’s Legacy

by | February 5, 2018
A Ram truck commercial shown during Sunday night’s Super Bowl ignited backlash for using one [...] Read more

Extreme Weather Testing Infrastructures of Schools Across Nation

by Reginald Stuart | January 28, 2018
From raging forest fires on the West Coast to heavy snowfall on the East Coast and bone-chillin [...] Read more

Pierce Takes Reins at Southern Education Foundation

by Reginald Stuart | January 16, 2018
Raymond C. Pierce is the new president and chief executive officer of the Southern Education Fo [...] Read more