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 with suggestions of articles for inclusion in this feature.

Erasing the “Black Spot”: How a Virginia College Expanded by Uprooting a Black Neighborhood

Let’s Talk About Underfunding at HBCUs

Racial Stereotypes From Reconstruction Persist in Social Services Today

The Importance of The Black Cultural Center
The Daily Utah Chronicle
(University of Utah)

African-American Military History and U.S. Army War College
The Sentinel

What We Lose With the End of Affirmative Action
Education Week

Should You Discuss Race in Your College Essay?
BU Today

‘I Refuse to Teach Lies’: Why One Black History Teacher Is Taking a Break
WUSF Public Media

Unearthing the Forgotten Gems: The Quest for Negro League Baseball Research
Philadelphia Baseball Review

At Least a Dozen HBCU Leaders Have Stepped Down Since March

Behind the Lines of Texas A&M’s Diversity War
Washington Post

New Research Reveals Storied HBCU Howard University Has Been Known as ‘The Mecca’ of Black Education for Over 100 Years

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Get the JBHE Weekly Bulletin

Receive our weekly email newsletter delivered to your inbox

Latest News

Higher Education Grants or Gifts of Interest to African Americans

Here is this week’s news of grants or gifts to historically Black colleges and universities or for programs of particular interest to African Americans in higher education.

Temple University President JoAnne Epps Dies Suddenly at Campus Service

JoAnne A. Epps, acting president of Temple University in Philadelphia, collapsed on stage during a celebration of life ceremony for Charles L. Blockson on September 19, where she was scheduled to speak. She was taken from the stage to Temple University Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. President Epps was 72 years old.

Professor Michael Dawson Wins Award From the American Political Science Association

Michael C. Dawson, the John D. MacArthur Professor of Race, Diaspora, and Indigeneity Studies and professor of political science at the University of Chicago, received the Charles E. Merriam Award from the American Political Science Association. The award is given to a person whose published work and career represent a significant contribution to the art of government through the application of social science research.

Several HBCUs Obtain Grants From the Institute of Museum and Library Services

The Institute of Museum and Library Services, an independent federal agency, has announced 64 grants totaling $20,363,297 to support libraries and archives across the country. Some of these grants have been awarded to historically Black colleges and universities.

Featured Jobs