Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

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.

University of Texas Community Needs to Reckon With University’s Racist Past
The Daily Texan

Leaders, Lawmakers Frustrated by Chronic Underfunding of Missouri’s Historically Black Colleges
Columbia Missourian

Blacks in Medicine: The Importance of Representation and Support
The Vanderbilt Hustler

The History of White Power
The New York Times

The Surgeon Who Experimented on Slaves
The Atlantic

Working His Way Through
Michigan Today

Buildings and Belonging: Mapping the African American Experience at Vassar College Since 1861
vassar info

How Memes Use Humor to Discredit African-American English
NC State News

How Universities Are Dealing With Histories of Racism
The Progressive

Shifting National Demographics Means Changes in HBCUs’ Strategy
The Charlotte Post

Racial Microaggressions Are Still Apparent, Discrimination Persists in the Classroom
The Daily Iowan

Will an All-White Team Win the ‘Minority’ Golf Tournament?
WND

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Get the JBHE Weekly Bulletin

Receive our weekly email newsletter delivered to your inbox

Latest News

Elizabeth City State University Establishes Transfer Agreements With a Local Community College

Through three recently signed agreements, students at the College of the Albemarle now have the opportunity for a seamless transfer to Elizabeth City State University upon completion of their associate's degree.

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Reports on Demographic Disparities Within American Public Workforce

The report found that Black workers in overrepresented occupations make about $20,000 to $30,000 less than the compensation of White workers in overrepresented fields. African Americans were also found to be more likely than White Americans to work in a lower-wage, segregated occupations.

Christon Arthur Named First Black President of La Sierra University in California

Upon assuming his new role on July 1, Dr. Arthur will become the first Black president of La Sierra University. He has served as provost of Andrews University in Michigan for the past eight years.

Business Leaders Engaging in Same-Race Diversity Initiatives Are Perceived as Displaying Favoritism

When asked to measure their employers' effectiveness in same-race versus cross-race diversity efforts, participants were more likely to negatively rate leaders who engaged in diversity initiatives geared towards members of their own race.

Featured Jobs