Election 2020

Election 2020

Nov 02, 2021
Student voting reached a record high in 2020. Now organizations hope to keep the momentum going for 2022 with new tools designed to boost participation among all racial and ethnic groups.

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November 2, 2021
Student voting reached a record high in 2020. Now organizations hope to keep the momentum going for 2022 with new tools designed to boost participation among all racial and ethnic groups.
November 16, 2020
While it hasn't gotten much attention, Biden's campaign pledge to deal with the long-standing disparity in research grants encourages HBCUs.
November 10, 2020
The battle for control of the Senate appears headed to two runoff elections in Georgia, with ramifications for higher education.
November 9, 2020
President-elect has vowed to spend much more. The vice president-elect is an HBCU graduate and supporter. The next first lady is a community college instructor.
November 6, 2020
Education in Maryland and Colorado could get a financial boost from voters' decisions, but California's community colleges lose out.
November 5, 2020
Analysis finds voters under age 30 preferred Biden over all, with young people of color voting for him by the largest margins. Young white men preferred Trump.
November 4, 2020
The former Cabinet secretary and leader of three universities was defeated by a former TV journalist.
November 4, 2020
Voters in North Dakota rejected a measure to increase the size of the state's higher education governing board, but the fate of a measure to change Nevada's board was up in the air.
October 14, 2020
Experts see a sharp contrast between Trump and Biden when it comes to investments in federal research funding and respect for science itself.
October 12, 2020
There are Republican ideas to pursue, but most say they don't know what to expect -- except for more attacks on elite institutions.

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