Category : Education

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Harvard Law School Students Receive Racist Messages

Four students at Harvard Law School received racist text messages and emails. The messages were sent from a “burner” cell phone and perpetrators used an anonymous email account. The messages included “we all hate u”, “you know you don’t b...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

In Memoriam: David L. Ferguson, 1949-2019

David L. Ferguson, department chair and Distinguished Service Professor of Technology and Society at Stony Brook University of the State University of New York System, died on July 12 after suffering a heart attack. He was 69 years old. Dr. Ferguson...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Two African American Men Appointed to Positions as Deans

Donald Easton-Brooks is the new dean of the College of Education at the University of Nevada, Reno. From 2015 to 2019, he was the dean of the School of Education at the University of South Dakota. Dr. Easton-Brooks previously was dean of the Colleges...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Four Black Scholars Appointed to New Posts in Academia

Gbemende Johnson, an associate professor of government at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, was awarded tenure. Dr. Johnson’s research explores the litigation of executive privilege in the federal courts. She joined the faculty at the coll...