Category : Education

by Staff - 4 days ago

In Memoriam: Niara Sudarkasa, 1938-2019

Niara Sudarkasa, long-time faculty member at the University of Michigan and the former president of Lincoln University of Pennsylvania, died late last month. She was 80 years old. A native of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Dr. Sudarkasa was given the name...

by Staff - 5 days ago

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 A...

by Staff - 6 days ago

Recent Books of Interest to African American Scholars

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. The books included are on a wide variety of subjects and present many different points of view. The opinions expressed in these...

by Staff - 6 days ago

In Memoriam: Olivia Cousins, 1948-2019

Olivia Cousins, a feminist scholar, African American historian, and long-time faculty member at the Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York, died recently in Brooklyn. She was 71 years old. A native of Dayton, Ohio,...

by Staff - 1 week ago

In Memoriam: Maurice Wilton Johnson Sr., 1943-2019

Maurice Wilton Johnson Sr., the former director of bands at Grambling State University in Louisiana, died at Avalon Place Skilled Care Facility in Monroe, Louisiana, on June 2. He was 76 years old. He graduated from both Carroll High School in Monroe...