Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

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Each week, 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.

Whose Interests Do College Diversity Officers Serve?
The Atlantic

Consider a College With a Focus on Minority Students
U.S. News & World Report

Historically Black Schools Pay the Price for a Football Paycheck
The New York Times

Florida A&M University’s Chaotic Leadership Hinders the Growth of the University
The Famuan

Higher Learning and Black Folk
ThyBlackMan.com

Public Interest Groups Are Calling on Education Dept. to Track Racial Disparities in Student Lending
The Washington Post

HBCUs Seek More Innovative Ways to Raise Cash
AFRO

The Right Way to Hire and Train Minority Engineers
IEEE Spectrum

Cruelty to Black Students
Star-Banner

Black Education Leaders Fight NAACP on Charter Schools
The Daily Signal

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