Posts tagged: Education - Diverse

UC Santa Cruz Fraternity Suspended after Drug Bust

by Associated Press | March 9, 2016
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. ― A fraternity at the University of California at Santa Cruz is suspending [...] Read more

Georgia University Board OKs Sexual Misconduct Investigation Process

by Kahleen Foody, Associated Press |
ATLANTA ― People who report allegations of sexual misconduct at Georgia’s 29 public college [...] Read more

University of Missouri Announces Budget Cuts, Hiring Freeze

by Associated Press |
COLUMBIA, Mo. ― University of Missouri leaders say the school will use a hiring freeze and 5 [...] Read more

Dean of Berkeley Law School Steps Down Amid Harassment Suit

by Lisa Leff, Associated Press |
BERKELEY, Calif. ― The dean of UC Berkeley’s law school went on an indefinite leave of abse [...] Read more

White teacher: I thought I could reach my black and Latino students. Then one told me why I couldn’t.

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Here is the personal story of a well-regarded veteran teacher who left the classroom to pursue [...] Read more

White Privilege Undermines Diversity in Higher Education

by Larissa Estes, Dr. Tanisha Price-Johnson, and Dr. Marina L. Ramirez | March 8, 2016
Beyond institutionalized and internalized racism and classism, there is a cloud of entitlement [...] Read more

Why a College Degree Means Less for the Poor, Explained in One Graph

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Life isn’t fair. With hard work and determination, some are able to get an education and [...] Read more

Fight for the Diversity Vote Intensifies as Week’s Primaries Focus on Michigan and Mississippi

by | March 7, 2016
Late last week, Def Jam entrepreneur Russell Simmons announced he was supporting Hillary Clinto [...] Read more

These Students Wanted an Education When D.C. Was the Nation’s ‘Murder Capital’

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Steve Bumbaugh didn’t know that his star student’s mom was a crack addict. He didn’t know [...] Read more

In Case You Missed It…

| March 4, 2016
Even on Final Day on Job, Haynes Still Fighting for HBCUs  Disparities in STEM Degree Attainme [...] Read more

Program Launched to Increase Study Abroad at MSIs

by Jamal Eric Watson | March 3, 2016
The University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education’s Center for Minority Serving Ins [...] Read more

Kansas Dean who was Target of Student Protests Resigns

by Associated Press |
LAWRENCE, Kan. ― The embattled dean of the University of Kansas School of Social Welfare is r [...] Read more

Professor Accused of Sexual Harassment to Return to UCLA

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LOS ANGELES ― Students, faculty and others demonstrated at the University of California, Los [...] Read more

Kappa Sigma Chapter Sues Purdue University Over Sanctions

by Associated Press |
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. ― Purdue University is being sued by its Kappa Sigma chapter over allega [...] Read more

Senate Panel Moves to Strip UT Diversity Funding

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A panel of state lawmakers voted Wednesday to strip state funding from the University of Tenne [...] Read more