Posts tagged: Affirmative Action - Testing Site

Darker-Skinned African-American Students Suspended More Frequently

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 6, 2014
A new study—titled “The Relationship Between Skin Tone and School Suspension for African Am [...] Read more

University of Illinois Trustees Vote Against Hiring Controversial Professor

by Associated Press | September 11, 2014
University of Illinois trustees on Thursday voted not to hire a professor whose anti-Israel Twi [...] Read more

Appeals Court: Course Syllabi Not Public Records

by Associated Press | August 27, 2014
A federal appeals court has ruled that course syllabi are exempt from Missouri’s open records [...] Read more

University of California Exercising a Form of Economic Affirmative Action?

by | July 28, 2014
System gouging the out-of-staters to shore up revenues. [...] Read more

Time No Barrier to Law Professor Ronald Sullivan Getting to Truth

by Catherine Morris | July 21, 2014
Harvard educator is a consultant on Brooklyn’s Conviction Review Unit that seeks to bring the [...] Read more

Appeals Court Rules University of Texas Can Use Race in Admissions

by Associated Press | July 15, 2014
In a 2-1 ruling, judges from the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals found that barring the unive [...] Read more

Howard University Commemorates 50 Years of the Civil Rights Act

by Catherine Morris |
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, activists and senior governmen [...] Read more

Addressing the Crisis Among Men of Color in Higher Education

by Gregory J. Vincent |
The representation of African-American and Latino men in higher education is the worst it has b [...] Read more

Marshall Rose Voted New President of AAAED

by Diverse Staff | July 7, 2014
The membership of the American Association for Access, Equity and Diversity (AAAED) has selecte [...] Read more

The People’s Choice

| July 3, 2014
In this issue Diverse profiles UMass Amherst chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy, one of the few So [...] Read more

Education Department Official: Some Campuses Hostile to Victims

by Kimberly Hefling, Associated Press | June 26, 2014
Some colleges and universities are still failing students by inadequately responding to campus [...] Read more

Education Department Removes Tweet With Movie Scene

by Kimberly Hefling, Associated Press | June 25, 2014
The Education Department on Wednesday apologized for a tweet that depicted a scene from the mov [...] Read more

The Hero Was Asian American in Latest University Shooting, And So Was the Victim

by | June 9, 2014
In a colorblind world, unless people come forward and self-identify, it’s hard to get confir [...] Read more

Ex-Offender/Law School Grad’s White House Access Plight Brings Reality to Table

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | June 8, 2014
When a delegation went to the White House recently to deliver a set of policy recommendations r [...] Read more

Sterling and Bundy: And the Racist Beat Goes On

by | May 14, 2014
It was just a year ago when millions of Americans were reacting to the crass, old-style racism [...] Read more