Category : Education

- 5 months ago

Three African Americans Appointed to Positions as Deans

Stevie Watson is the inaugural dean of the School of Agriculture, Business & Technology at the State University of New York at Morrisville. He was dean of the School of Business at Edgewood College in Madison, Wisconsin. Earlier, Dr. Watson was c...

- 5 months ago

Racial Differences in College Persistence and Retention Rates

A new report from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center finds that college student persistence and retention rates are on the rise. The “persistence rate” is measured by the percentage of first-time, entering students who return to colle...

- 5 months ago

New Assignments for a Half Dozen African American Faculty Members

Rose Shumba was appointed chair of the computer science department at Bowie State University in Maryland. She was a senior professor in the cyber science department at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Dr. Shumba is a graduate o...