A persistent science and technology gap between White and non-White students and crippling student debt are two key education issues addressed in the National Urban League’s 2018 “State of Black America” annual report.
Dillard University’s School of Nursing received initial approval from the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN) last week to actualize its pre-licensure baccalaureate nursing programs for the 2018-2019 academic year. The announcement last week ended a period of inactive admissions at Dillard for the pre-licensure baccalaureate and LPN-BSN nursing programs during the 2017-2018 academic year, following a […]
A report, titled “A Look at Latino Student Success: Identifying Top- and Bottom-Performing Institutions,” lists the colleges and universities that have been able to address this gap as well as those where the disparity is still strong
Dr. Joseph L. Jones has been ousted from his role as president of the HBCU, for his “lack of transparency,” according to board of trustees.
"Towson University (TU) offers students the best of both worlds. We have the academic programs and exceptional
faculty typical of a large university coupled with the close-knit community and personalized approach of a small college..."
Dr. Deb Moriarty
Vice President for Student Affairs
WHITNEY WHITT has been appointed inaugural dean of the College of Health at Lehigh University. Whitt earned a bachelor’s degree from Hampshire College, a master’s degree and Ph.D. from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Harvard University School of Medicine.
TITILAYO UFOMATA has been appointed provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Saint Mary’s College. She recently served as special adviser to the president and board of trustees at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. Ufomata earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University of Ibadan and a master’s degree and Ph.D. from University College London.
KAREN CHANCE MERCURIUS has been named associate vice president for alumni and constituent relations at the University of Rochester. Currently, she serves as the director of alumni relations at Harvard Law School. Chance Mercurius received a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a master’s and a Ph.D. from Fielding Graduate University.