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.
Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers
In Wake Of George Floyd Killing, Presidents of Elite Colleges Decry Racism. Good, Now Admit More Black Students
Pro / Con: Should We Have Affirmative Action?
Higher Education’s Role in Promoting Racial Healing and the Power of Wonder
An Ohio University Where the Graduation Rate for Black Students Has Been 0 percent — For Years
I Teach Race and Racism at the University of Florida, but Don’t Want It to Be Mandatory
Remaking Ethnic Studies
The Far Right, Racism, and the Universities
Chase dedicated over twenty years of his career to historically Black Dillard University in New Orleans, where he served as dean of business and vice president of facilities, planning, and management.
Johns Hopkins University Launches New Major and Center for Critical Study of Racism, Immigration, and Colonialism
The new Chloe Center for the Critical Study of Racism, Immigration, and Colonialism will provide research opportunities and educational events for the Johns Hopkins University community. As part of the new program, the university has announced a new undergraduate major in critical diaspora studies.
Chicago Library Receives $2 Million to Digitize Collection of African American History and Literature
The Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection housed within the Chicago Public Library will soon be available online to the public thanks to a $2 million grant from the Mellon Foundation.
Each week, JBHE will provide links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. Here are this week’s selections.