From 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.
Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers
Students See Many Slights as Racial “Microaggressions”
Harris Stowe’s Long, Winding Road
President Obama’s Higher Ed Program Will Hurt Low-Income, Minority Students
Racial Support to Keep a Ban on Race in Place
Network to Held End “Isolation” of Black Ph.D. Students
HBCUs Not the Problem
Black Students “Get Lesser Degrees”
Johns Hopkins University Launches New Major and Center for Critical Study of Racism, Immigration, and Colonialism
The new Chloe Center for the Critical Study of Racism, Immigration, and Colonialism will provide research opportunities and educational events for the Johns Hopkins University community. As part of the new program, the university has announced a new undergraduate major in critical diaspora studies.
Chicago Library Receives $2 Million to Digitize Collection of African American History and Literature
The Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection housed within the Chicago Public Library will soon be available online to the public thanks to a $2 million grant from the Mellon Foundation.
Each week, JBHE will provide links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. Here are this week’s selections.
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. The books included are on a wide variety of subjects and present many different points of view.