Category : Education

- 1 week ago

How State Lotteries Prey on Low-Income African Americans

A nationwide investigation of state lotteries by the Howard Center for Investigative Journalism at the University of Maryland found that stores that sell tickets are disproportionately clustered in lower-income communities in nearly every state. The...

- 1 week ago

Three Black Scholars Named to Dean Positons at State Univerities

Leslee Battle has been appointed dean of the School of Health Sciences at Winston-Salem State University in North Carolina. She joined the faculty at the university in 2005 as an assistant professor of nursing. During her tenure, she served as assist...

- 2 weeks ago

Five Black Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Assignments

Cedric Merlin Powell, the Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs Professor of Law at the University of Louisville, will be the inaugural Earl C. and Anna H. Broady Visiting Endowed Chair at Howard University School of Law for 2022-23. He will teach professional...