Diversity

 
Apr 26, 2017
On average, white and Asian students earn a college-level credential at a rate about 20 percentage points higher than Hispanic and black students do, a new report shows.

Booklets

"Recruitment, Diversity and Success" is Inside Higher Ed's new print-on-demand compilation of articles.

The booklet, which may be downloaded here, features articles on issues related to the recruitment of diverse student bodies and examples of institutional experiments and successes.

Inside Higher Ed's editors will play host to a free webinar to discuss the issues explored in the compilation on Wednesday, June 15, at 2 p.m. Eastern. Click here to register for the webinar or learn more.

The booklet is made possible in part by advertising support from Workday.

Archive

March 1, 2016

Academe should support minority journals and the scholarship of faculty of color, argues Donna Y. Ford.

February 29, 2016

Online group of scholars of planning and geography divided over one professor’s sexist humor – and how others reacted to it.

February 25, 2016

Rosemary Feal, executive director of the MLA, says she's stepping down next summer, at the end of her current term. She's leaving behind an organization that's much more representative of its members.

February 22, 2016

UC Irvine moves to reject gifts for endowed chairs from group that has strong opinions -- too strong -- about the study of Hinduism and a desire to influence who would be hired.

February 22, 2016

Student protesters are demanding that the Cornell Plantations' name be changed by the university.

February 11, 2016

Annual survey of incoming college freshmen finds interest in student activism at all-time high, especially among black students.

February 5, 2016

At Simon Fraser U, professors were stunned by video university posted on its website that suggested female faculty members could be viewed as sex objects -- in the name of saving energy.

February 2, 2016

UConn creates new living and learning space for African-American male students. Some see overdue attention to this group's needs. Others see segregation.

February 1, 2016

UC Riverside faculty survey suggests outrage at early phases of a massive cluster-hiring program there.

January 22, 2016

At Wheaton in Illinois, faculty members are asking the college to drop its case against a professor who said Muslims and Christians worship the same God. Will the administration listen?

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