Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

magazineFrom time to time, The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education will provide links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. The links presented direct the reader to articles from many different points of view that deal with issues of African Americans in higher education. The articles selected do not necessarily reflect the views of the editorial board of JBHE.

We invite subscribers to e-mail us or tweet @jbhedotcom with suggestions of articles for inclusion in this feature.

HBCUs Look to Improve NCAA Academic Guideline Scores
Daily Press

Traditionally Black Doesn’t Mean Only Black: Minority Fraternities and Sororities Are Not Racist
AL.com

The Obama Setback for Minority Education
The Wall Street Journal

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Help Feed Kids in the Summer
USDA Blog

Boston, Hotbed of Anti-Slavery
Harvard Gazette

New Fort Valley State University President: HBCUs Must Change
Georgia Public Broadcasting

In College Admissions, Affirmative Action and Its Critics Both Have the Same Problem
Slate

The Trouble With Low Bar Passage Rates at Historically Black Law Schools
Above the Law

HBCU Leaders Displeased With Obama’s Cuts
HBCU Buzz

The Next Affirmative Action
Atlanta Daily World

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