Category : Education

- 1 week ago

In Memoriam: Alyce Chenault Gullattee, 1928-2020

Alyce Chenault Gullattee, a member of the faculty at Howard Univerity in Washington, D.C. for a half-century, died on April 30 in Rockville, Maryland. She was 91 years old. Dr. Gullattee was a native of Michigan. In 1946, she graduated from Northern...

- 1 week ago

In Memoriam: Thomas E.H. Conway, 1949-2020

Thomas Conway, former chancellor of Elizabeth City State University in North Carolina, died on May 15. he was 70 years old and had suffered with cancer. Dr. Conway was named interim chancellor of Elizabeth City State University in 2016 and the positi...

- 2 weeks ago

Black Unemployment Surges But the Racial Gap Shrinks

For the past half-century, the Black unemployment rate has typically been double the rate for non-Hispanic White Americans. For example, in April 2019 when the U.S. economy was booming, the stock market reaching new highs, the unemployment rate of Af...