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
After Starving Black Colleges of Funding for Decades, Government Should Pay Up
Edward Waters University’s Future Looking Bright as It Continues to Transform
Colleges Strike Varied Paths as Ties to Slavery, Controversial Leaders Are Brought to Light
Classroom Segregation Endures in North Carolina
Facing Financial Struggles, This NC HBCU Seeks Community Input for Revitalization Plan
Black Men in White Coats: Physicians Share Their Stories
Resources for Black College Students Wherever You Go to School
The Financial Struggles Facing HBCUs and Students
What Good Are African American Studies Departments?
Science Must Be for Everyone
A recent study by scholars at the University of Colorado Boulder, the University of Connecticut, and Pennsylvania State University examined the career trajectories of the first 50 NFL athletes to kneel in protest during a pregame national anthem in 2016.
Dr. Soboyejo has been serving at Worchester Polytechnic Institute since 2017, first as dean of engineering, then provost and senior vice president, and later interim president. Earlier, Dr. Soboyejo was a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Princeton University for 17 years.
the website is divided into a series of domains, each of which includes a set of indicators. The indicators highlight disparities in education among population groups, including differences by race/ethnicity, sex, socioeconomic status, English learner status, and disability status.
The HBCU Transformation Project is a collaboration between the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), and Partnership for Education Advancement. Forty HBCUs are currently working with the project and additional campuses are expected to join this year. The partnership recently received a $124 million investment from Blue Meridian Partners.