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.

Why Black History Month Matters
Rutgers Today

Minorities Interested in Law May Find a Home at Schools That Value Diversity
U.S. News & World Report

“Pepper in the Salt Shaker:” Clemson Hears Calls for More Diversity
The State

How Obama’s Education Reforms Might Hurt Black Colleges
The Atlantic

Black Enrollment at the University of Florida Takes a Hit
The Gainesville Sun

Civil Rights: Tougaloo College, Eye of the Storm
The Clarion-Ledger

The Changing Face of Higher Education
The Baltimore Sun

Brandeis Faculty Meeting Addresses Race
The Justice

UK Study Finds Just 17 Black Female Professors
The Independent

Are HBCUs the Key to Producing More Black Physicians?
American RadioWorks

Civil Rights Pioneer, Professor Emerita Cynthia Fleming Honored
Tennessee Today

Fayetteville State’s Board Chairman Seeks to Balance Tuition, Competitive Faculty Costs
The Fayetteville Observer

Texas A&M VP Provides Leadership That Produced New Standards for Higher Ed Diversity Officers
Texas A&M Today

Ph.D. Crisis in Uganda’s Private Universities
SciDevNet

Black Schools Created to Make African Americans “Subservient”
PressTV Iran

North Carolina Makes the Top 10 Lists of Progress and Shame
Citizen-Times

Southern University Plagued With Efficiency and Leadership Issues, Looks Toward Making Transformational Changes
The Times-Picayune

Black History Month: Preserving Black Culture at Duke
Duke Today

Anonymise Admissions, Says Race Equality Report
Times Higher Education

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