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
Black College Students: An Endangered Species, Unless They Play Ball
A New Study Confirms: Structural Racism in STEM Programs Needs Fixing
Johns Hopkins Hosts Inaugural Black Excellence Conference
“We’re All Living Hip Hop.” Dr. Langston Wilkins Explores Hip Hop as Assistant Professor of Folklore and African American Studies at the University of Wisconsin
Organization Demands Increased Black Student Enrollment, Protests ‘Militarized’ University Police
In an Effort to Diversify, Cleveland Police Look to HBCUs
How This Community Organizer Is Using Data To Confront Education Inequity for Black Students
What Is Racial Battle Fatigue? A School Psychologist Explains
The Middle States Commission on Higher Education stated that the university fell short in meeting requirements in financial planning and budget processes and compliance with laws, regulations, and commission policies.
Penelope Andrews was appointed the John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law at New York Law School and Angela D. Dillard, the Richard A. Meisler Collegiate Professor of Afroamerican and African Studies at the University of Michigan, was given the added duties of the inaugural vice provost for undergraduate education.
Participating Tuskegee students will have a chance to gain hands-on skills in engineering design, semiconductor processing, and device fabrication technologies and an overall valuable experience working in the microelectronics cleanroom fabrication facility at Tuskegee University.
K.C. Mmeje Honored by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Foundation
K.C. Mmeje is vice president for student affairs at Southern Methodist University in Dallas. The NASPA Pillars of the Profession Award acknowledges remarkable individuals within the student affairs and higher education community who demonstrate exceptional contributions to both the profession and the organization.