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.

Higher Education Should Lead the Efforts to Reverse Structural Racism
The Atlantic

Exploring the Role of Skin Tone Among Low-Income Black College Students

Reaching for Health Equity, Social Justice
Harvard Medical School News & Research

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Feel Financial Fallout From COVID-19

The Road to Inclusion: Pepperdine Looks to Diversify Faculty
Pepperdine Graphic

Trini Engineer Explores Path for Black Women in STEM Studies
Trinidad & Tobago Newsday

California Ballot Initiative to Restore Affirmative Action Is Unnecessary and Dangerous

Where Is the Justice in “Diversity and Inclusion?”
Vanderbilt Hustler

Is Studying in Ghana the Ultimate Black College Experience?
Black Star News

Historically Black Colleges and Universities See Record Enrollment

Why It’s Time to Diversify and Modernize Science Teaching
The Hechinger Report

UIC Historian Barbara Ransby Wants to Change the World, and Now Is Her Moment
Chicago Tribune

HBCUs Begin Largest-Ever Effort to Codify Their Success
Society of Women Engineers

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