Posts tagged: Students - Diverse

UMKC Takes Issue with Education Trust Report Conclusion

by Catherine Morris | March 23, 2016
According to UMKC, the university is concerned primarily with providing full access to all memb [...] Read more

University of California Approves Anti-Semitism Statement

by Lisa Leff, Associated Press |
SAN FRANCISCO ― A University of California committee agreed Wednesday to single out anti-Semi [...] Read more

Report: Black Student Graduation Rates Improving at Slower Rate Than Whites

by Catherine Morris | March 22, 2016
A recent report released by the Education Trust found that Black student graduation rates impro [...] Read more

Baylor Professor Holds Infant for 55-Minute Lecture After Student’s Sitter Falls Through

When Baylor University professor Darryn Willoughby saw Katy Humphrey’s 4 1/2-month-old da [...] Read more


TANAYA M. WALTERS has been appointed vice president for student affairs at Clark Atlanta Univer [...] Read more

The Benefits of Campus Activism

by Clenora Hudson-Weems | March 21, 2016
Student unrest and campus activism historically has been responsible in many ways for bringing [...] Read more

Diverse on the Go

| March 18, 2016
Vice President Will Cox is representing Diverse at the AAC&U Diversity, Learning, and Stude [...] Read more

Free Speech Bill Withdrawn After Islamic State Comments

by Erik Schelzig, Associated Press | March 17, 2016
NASHVILLE, Tenn. ― A Republican lawmaker on Thursday defended his comments that free speech r [...] Read more

Meet the Teen Who Just Won $150,000 for Inventing a Device to Diagnose Lung Disease

| March 16, 2016
California student Maya Varma has won the top prize for innovation at one of the nation’s lar [...] Read more

Former Oregon Basketball Players Sue After Rape Accusations

by Associated Press |
LANE COUNTY, Ore. ― Two former University of Oregon basketball players dismissed in 2014 as a [...] Read more

Missouri Interim President: Faculty on Frontline of Quest for Diversity

by David Pluviose |
The National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education and the American Council on [...] Read more

French Woman Aged 91 Gets PhD After 30 Years

A woman aged 91 has become one of the oldest people in France to gain a PhD after she completed [...] Read more

Poll: About Half U.S. Students Identify as ‘Hopeful’ and ‘Engaged’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | March 15, 2016
Only about half of U.S. students are “hopeful” and “engaged” in school, while the rest [...] Read more

50 Years of Access in Jeopardy

by Yvette M. Alex-Assensoh |
Voting rights, money to attend college and diversity are so common today that many of us forget [...] Read more

Kansas May Allow Campus Religious Groups to Restrict Members

by Melissa Hellmann, Associated Press |
TOPEKA, Kan. ― Kansas is close to enacting a measure that would allow university religious gr [...] Read more