Category : Education

by Staff - 1 week ago

Delaware State University Partners With Two Asian Universities

Delaware State University, the historically Black educational institution in Dover, has signed partnership agreements with two institutions of higher education in Asia. The university reached an accord with Changchun University of Science and Technol...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Four African American Scholars Taking on New Assignments

Ravi Perry was appointed chair of the department of political science at Howard University in Washington, D.C. He was chair of the department of political science at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond. Earlier in his career, Dr. Perry serve...

by Staff - 1 week ago

In Memoriam: Roderick Earl Richardson, 1955-2019

Roderick E. Richardson, a budget analyst at the University of Maryland College Park for nearly 30 years, died on August 1 at Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, Maryland. He was 63 years old and had suffered from progressive supranuclear pals...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

In Memoriam: Julius S. Scott Jr., 1925 -2019

Julius S. Scott, who served as president of two historically Black colleges and as interim president of several additional colleges and universities died on August 1. He was 94 years old and had recently celebrated his 65th wedding anniversary.. A na...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

In Memoriam: Harrison B. Wilson Jr., 1925-2019

Harrison B. Wilson Jr., former president of historically Black Norfolk State University in Virginia, passed away on July 28, 2019. He was 94 years old. Dr. Wilson served as president of Norfolk State for 22 years. When he arrived on campus in 1975, t...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

In Memoriam: Chloe A. Wofford Morrison, 1931-2019

Toni Morrison, a giant of American literature and the Robert F. Goheen Professor in the Humanities Emeritus at Princeton University in New Jersey, died on August 5. She was 88 years old. Professor Morrison joined the faculty at Princeton University i...