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 Aren’t There More Black Scientists?
The Wall Street Journal

African Immigrants Top the Most Educated Charts in U.S.

U.S. Education Levels ‘Stagnating’ Owing to Poor Record on Minorities
Times Higher Education

Ten Challenges and Eight Solutions to Improving Black Male Educational Attainment

Morehouse Seeks Rebound in Finances, Enrollment
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Story of an Unsung Civil Rights Hero
Richmond Times-Dispatch

A Black College Closed in 1955, But Its Fading Alumni Fight to Pass on a Legacy
The Washington Post

Next Generation Scholar Leads Africana Studies
Davidson News

Transforming African Women’s Lives Through Education
Carnegie Corporation of New York

Low Education Expectations Harm African American Students
FAMU Forward

Three Vanderbilt University Students of African Descent Named ‘Rising Theological Educators’
Vanderbilt News

The Color of Debt: How Collection Suits Squeeze Black Neighborhoods
The St. Louis American

More Students Ought to Consider HBCUs
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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