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.

Does Cal State Hide Black Graduation Rates?
CalMatters

‘Suffocating’: Why a Black Professor Quit Collin College
Dallas Observer

Bowie State University, Maryland’s Oldest HBCU, Seeing Growth Where Other Colleges Are Not
WTOP

Future of Higher Education Depends on More Diverse Field of College Leaders
Boston Globe

13-Year-Old Makes History As Youngest Black Person To Get Accepted Into Medical School
Black Enterprise

A New Era: Why HBCUs Are the Best Return on Investment
Black Engineer

Stanford Scholar Uncovers an Early Activist’s Fight to Get Black History Into Schools
Stanford GSE Research Stories

Racial Gaps in College Graduation Widened Under Funding Model Meant to Boost Performance
The Conversation

“Critical Race Theory” Is Being Weaponised. What’s the Fuss About?
The Economist

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