Category : Education

- 12 hours ago

In Memoriam: Robert Parris Moses, 1935-2021

Robert Moses, an icon of the civil rights movement and the founder of the Algebra Project, died on July 25 in Hollywood, Florida. He was 86 years old. Dr. Moses was born and raised in Harlem. He earned a bachelor’s degree in philosophy at Hamil...

- 1 day ago

In Memoriam: Douthard R. Butler, 1934-2021

Douthard Butler, a long-time instructor in government at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, died on July 10 in Washington, D.C. He was 86 years old. Dr. Butler enrolled at Prairie View A&M in Texas at age 16. He joined the campus ROTC...

- 5 days ago

New Assignments in Higher Education for Four Black Faculty Members

Dan Smith, associate professor of public policy and administration at the University of Delaware, has been named associate dean for the social sciences for the College of Arts and Sciences at the university. Dr. Smith is a faculty member in the Schoo...