Posts tagged: President Barack Obama - Diverse
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Civil Rights Activist to Speak at Shenandoah University

by | September 6, 2018 On Monday, Sept. 10 American feminist, leader and civil rights activist, Dolores Huerta will ho 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

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

North Carolina Group Keeps College Goals Alive for ‘Dreamers’

by Victoria Edwards | January 24, 2018
SANFORD, N.C. — As a high school sophomore and DACA recipient, the connections Danny Rodas ma [...] Read more

Outgoing TMCF Leader Says HBCUs Must Boost Enrollment, Finances

by | December 3, 2017
For Johnny Taylor, this sums up the struggle of HBCUs: “The market shifted, and you are econo [...] Read more

AP Sources: Education Dept. Could Scale Back Help on Loans

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | October 30, 2017
WASHINGTON — The Education Department is considering only partially forgiving federal loans f [...] Read more

McCaskill Asks to Speak With Trump About Campus Sexual Assault

by Associated Press | October 2, 2017
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill wants to speak with President Donald Tru [...] Read more

A Year Later, National Museum of African American History and Culture Continues to Draw Crowds

by Gia Savage | September 24, 2017
The Smithsonian NMAAHC encapsulates the powerful narrative of African-Americans and their signi [...] Read more

Obama Chief of Staff Joins Notre Dame Global Affairs Faculty

by Associated Press | August 22, 2017
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — One of former President Barack Obama’s top White House aides is joining [...] Read more

Promised College Loan Forgiveness, Borrowers Wait and Wait

by Collin Binkley, Associated Press | June 26, 2017
BOSTON — Danielle Ramos’ student-debt nightmare was supposed to be over. Like thousands of [...] Read more

Is Our Nation Prepared for the Next 4 Years?

by | March 29, 2017
Would anyone disagree that we are living in some troubling times in the United States of Americ [...] Read more

Expert: Minority Rights in Jeopardy Absent Consent Decrees for Police

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | March 9, 2017
Amid concerns that the U.S. Department of Justice won’t pursue consent decrees to hold police [...] Read more

‘The Obama Years: The Power of Words’ Premieres Tonight

by David Pluviose | February 27, 2017
Tonight at 8 p.m. Eastern, the Smithsonian Channel premieres “The Obama Years: The Power of W [...] Read more

Obama’s Commutations Give Advocates Hope for Future

by Reginald Stuart | January 26, 2017
Prison sentencing reform advocates hope that President Barack Obama’s commutation of first-ti [...] Read more

Going High: Soaring Like Michelle Obama

by Chinwe O. Okeke | January 11, 2017
Secretly, I was going for the “Michelle Obama look”: elegance, grace, beauty, and intricacy [...] Read more
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