Posts tagged: University of Florida - Diverse
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Florida Professor Leads Effort to Aid Black Comp-Sci PhD Students

by | August 30, 2018 Dr. Juan E. Gilbert is part of a large-scale project, the Institute for African-American Mentor Read more

Retail Giant to Offer Online Degrees for Employees

by Sammy G. Allen | June 2, 2018
Walmart, one of America’s largest employers, is offering its workers a college education for [...] Read more

Florida Sued Over Ban on Early Voting on College Campuses

by Associated Press | May 23, 2018
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A Florida voting rights group and university students from two school [...] Read more

Incidences of Campus Racial Intolerance Spark Calls for Change

by | May 10, 2018
Recent highly publicized incidences of racial intolerance at Duke, Yale, Colorado State and oth [...] Read more

University of Florida Apologizes for Pushy Graduation Usher

by Associated Press | May 7, 2018
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida is apologizing to students who complained that [...] Read more

University of Florida Pays $67K For White Nationalist Event

by Associated Press | March 29, 2018
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida has paid a local county government more than $6 [...] Read more

Report: Stark Gender, Racial Gaps Persist in Engineering, Computer Science

by | January 17, 2018
Very few female and minority students pursue engineering and computer science degrees at Texas [...] Read more

Guillermo: Hire Diverse Speakers to Offset Spectacle of White Nationalists on Campus

by Emil Guillermo | October 23, 2017
A diverse group of speakers throughout the year helps to deny Richard Spencer’s ideas credibi [...] Read more

As Protestors Rally at University of Florida, Penn State Hopes to Steer Clear

by | October 19, 2017
As protesters circled the University of Florida auditorium where White nationalist Richard Spen [...] Read more

University of Florida President: Security Cost for Spencer Speech ‘Unfair’

by Associated Press | October 18, 2017
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A day before white nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to speak at t [...] Read more

Univ. of Florida Urges Students to ‘Shun’ White Nationalist Event

by Associated Press | October 11, 2017
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s president is urging students to stay away f [...] Read more

CUPA-HR Takes on Campus Free Speech Controversy

by Jamal Evan Mazyck | September 18, 2017
Higher education human resources leaders from across the nation gathered to address challenges [...] Read more

University of Florida Denies White Nationalists’ Event Request

by Diverse Staff | August 16, 2017
University of Florida President W. Kent Fuchs said that he weighed the First Amendment rights o [...] Read more

Professor Creates App to Take Fear Out of Police Traffic Stops

by David Pluviose | March 2, 2017
Dr. Juan Gilbert and his team at the University of Florida have developed the Traffic Stop app, [...] Read more

Ibram Kendi Directs Nation’s Focus to History of Racism

by David Pluviose | January 9, 2017
Dr. Ibram X. Kendi hopes that the 2016 National Book Award for nonfiction he was awarded for St [...] Read more