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
A Renewed Emphasis on Diversity in Faculty Hiring
Penn State Wavers on Funding for Center for Racial Justice, a Key Commitment After 2020 Protests
University of South Carolina Black Faculty Group Concerned About Diversity of Instructors, Administrators on Campus
Finding Love While Black: The Difference for Black Men and Women at PWIs and HBCUs
Universities Must Do Better at Bridging the Gap Between Diversity and Belonging
UT Southwestern Study Highlights Racial Bias Factors in Physician Assistant Training
A New Teacher at 50: Inside the Struggle to Rebuild America’s Black Teaching Workforce
San Diego State University Africana Studies Department Chair Responds to ‘Fake Slave Persona’ Assignment
The Suffocation of Blackness
Leon Prieto, Kofi Afrifah, and Andrea Moore have been appointed to new academic positions at Clayton University, Bowie State University, and Savannah State University, respectively.
Through three restoration grants totaling $2 million, the Rosenwald Practice School and Principal House will be fully restored, becoming the new home for the Northeastern North Carolina African American Research and Cultural Heritage Institute.
Here is this week’s roundup of African American who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States. If you have news for our appointments section, please email the information to contact@JBHE.com.
“There are direct relations to the research we do in the College of Engineering and the mission purpose of Collins Aerospace,” said Stephanie Luster-Teasley, interim dean of the College of Engineering at North Carolina A&T State University. “Being able to partner with Collins really gives our students the opportunities for hands-on research at each level – undergraduate and graduate.”