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
Student Debt is Fueling the Black-White Wealth Gap — and Pursuing a College Degree Has Become ‘Racialized’
Faculty of Color Consider Leaving, Cite Lack of Opportunities and Toxic Environment
‘Why Aren’t They Behaving?’: A Brief History of Anti-Black Racism and Student Activism at Dartmouth
How University of Memphis Law School Became a Top 10 Destination for Black Students
School of Music Makes Commitments to Racial Equity
For Many Teachers, Black Lives Only Matter Conditionally
College Students Push for Race and Ethnic Studies Classes to Be Required, but Some Campuses Resist
For Black Americans, College Degrees Aren’t About Catching Up — They’re a Matter of Survival
The Proud Portrait of Richard T. Greener
The new faculty are Esther Jones at Brown University and Dagmawi Woubshet at the University of Pennsylvania.
"The new program will help to increase the number of counselor educators within the counseling field and the number of competent Black counselor educators," says Dr. Otis Williams, chair of the Bowie State University department of counseling and psychological studies.
Elizabeth City State University Partners With the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to Increase Representation of Black Graduate...
"We are excited by this partnership with UT Health Science Center and the opportunities this brings to our students who wish to pursue advanced degrees," said Kuldeep Rawat, dean of the Elizabeth City State University School of Science, Health and Technology.
“Through her leadership and scholarship, Dr. White-Smith inspires a new generation of teachers to serve students and approach their work with equity, compassion, and respect,” said Gail F. Baker, provost and senior vice president at the University of San Diego.