Jan 08, 2021
This week’s Capitol riots have been repeatedly described as “unthinkable.” Yet happen they did, so how do we start to think about them? Many academics have an answer: the humanities.
Nov 03, 2020
New study shows student learning suffered during the switch to remote instruction last spring, but that small group activities helped reduce this loss.


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June 9, 2020

Students at Rice University and colleges across the U.S. are seeking ways to leverage the wealth and connections of their universities to combat racial injustice.

June 5, 2020

Incoming and current college students are being reported to their universities for racist speech on social media related to national discussions on police brutality and racial injustice.

June 5, 2020

#BlackBirdersWeek seeks to interrupt stereotypes about who belongs in nature and science.

June 4, 2020

In this searing moment for our country, colleges should recommit to equity, Isis Artze-Vega writes, by acknowledging their own flaws and embracing inclusive teaching practices.

May 13, 2020

The pandemic will negatively impact the careers of women in STEM, particularly those of color, and failure to respond could jeopardize years of progress toward faculty equity, argue Stephanie A. Goodwin and Beth Mitchneck.

May 6, 2020

Women and minority professionals are gaining representation in several higher education employment areas but continue to hold leadership roles less often than their white male counterparts.

April 29, 2020

University of California and Cal State say they will give emergency grants to DACA students, after education secretary excluded them from the stimulus bill.

April 16, 2020

New computational analysis finds that underrepresented scholars outperform majority peers in terms of novel research, but they don't reap the same rewards.

April 2, 2020

Scholars with expertise in Asian American studies, public health and other fields have a new urgent agenda for their teaching, research and outreach: confronting coronavirus-related racism.

March 25, 2020

Higher education has a tool to identify and address issues of inequality, writes Annika Olson, and more colleges and universities should use it.



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