Posts tagged: Poverty - Diverse
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Ignoring Race and Privilege: How The College Board’s SAT Adversity Score Missed the Mark

by Ivory A. Toldson and Donna Y. Ford | June 11, 2019 Adverse experiences and social privilege are both life circumstances that can alter a test-take Read more

Moral Centrality in Educational Equity

by Atiya Strothers Love | May 2, 2019
Just last year in May of 2018, we witnessed the resurrection of Resurrection City as the new Po [...] Read more

Why We Had to be Our Own College Counselors and How Congress Can Help

by Christine Rodriguez | April 16, 2019
There’s been so much attention lately about the college admission scandal — rich parents tr [...] Read more

Report: Technology Advancements Causes Changes in American Workforce

by | February 8, 2019
A new report from the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) — an organization focused on e [...] Read more

Herman J. Felton Jr. Earns Ph.D. from Jackson State University

by | December 10, 2018
Dr. Herman James Felton Jr., who grew up in poverty and with dyslexia, beat all odds and earned [...] Read more

Giving Thanks Amid Political Uncertainty

by | November 20, 2018
In my family Thanksgiving has never been about pilgrims having a mythical dinner with Indian tr [...] Read more

Education Scholar Pushes Boundaries

by | September 9, 2018
Ever since he was a teenager, Dr. Lawrence Scott has lived by the motto that “success is meas [...] Read more

Single Moms with College Degrees Less Likely to Experience Poverty

by | August 1, 2018
A new report from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) this week adds to the inst [...] 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

Financially Independent Students: The “New Majority” in College

by | February 20, 2018
A new majority of college students are more independent than students in previous years, accord [...] Read more

Vega’s Poor Start Benefits At-risk Population

by Jamal Eric Watson | March 7, 2017
Poverty isn’t some abstract idea to Dr. Desireé Vega, selected by Diverse as a member of the [...] Read more

University of Michigan Announces Efforts to Address Poverty

by Associated Press | January 17, 2017
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — The University of Michigan is planning a series of projects that aim to br [...] Read more

University of Washington Gets $210M from Gates Foundation

by Phuong Le, Associated Press | October 25, 2016
SEATTLE ― The University of Washington is getting $210 million from the Bill and Melinda Gate [...] Read more