Category : Education

- 11 months ago

Four Houston-Area Universities Form a Black Studies Consortium

Two historically Blacl educational institutions – Texas Southern University and Prairie View A&M University – have partnered with Rice University and the University of Houston to form the Southeastern Texas African and African America...

- 11 months ago

In Memoriam: Stephan Mickle, 1944-2021

Stephan Mickle, a pioneering judge who taught law at the University of Florida for 38 years, died on January 26. He was 76 years old and had suffered from cancer. A native of Daytona Beach, Florida, Mickle was one of seven African American students w...

- 11 months ago

In Memoriam: Quincy L. Robertson, 1934-2021

Quincy Robertson, the former chief financial officer at Paine College in Augusta, Georgia, died on January 19. He was 86 years old. A native of Gadsden, Alabama, Robinson was a graduate of Carver High School, the first four-year high school for Afric...

- 11 months ago

In Memoriam: Dollye Mary Emily Robinson, 1927-2020

Dollye Robinson, who had a career spanning 60 years at Jackson State University in Mississippi, died recently at the age of 93. She was named dean emerita in 2012. Dr. Robinson earned a bachelor’s degree in music from what is now Jackson State Univer...