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
Can Computer Programs Be Racist and Sexist?
Mentorship, Promotion Among Challenges of Keeping Black Faculty
Campaign Aims to Raise Awareness About Racism
California Lutheran University Wants to Diversify Its Faculty, Along With Its Students
The Comeback of Morris Brown College: 135-Year-Old HBCU Takes the Path to Restoring Accreditation
Where Were the Women in the March on Washington?
Racism Still Exists on College Campuses
History Was Made With HBCU Presidents
Ophelia Powell-Malone Paved the Way for Progress
Three Changes to Get Equity at California Community Colleges
Here is this week’s news of grants or gifts to historically Black colleges and universities or for programs of particular interest to African Americans in higher education.
In a recent December upload, the Yale University Library added a collection of papers from Black poet Langston Hughes to the school's online archive. The collection contains correspondence between Hughes and other authors and civil rights activists of his time.
In 2022, African Americans earned 1.2 percent of all mathematics and statistics doctorates, 1.2 percent of all doctorates in computer science, 1.7 percent of all doctorates in chemistry, and only 1.7 percent of all doctorates awarded in engineering disciplines.
Morakinyo A.O. Kuti has been named president of historically Black Central State University in Ohio. Dr. Kuti has held numerous leadership roles in his tenure with the university, most recently serving as vice president of research and economic development.