Category : Education

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In Memoriam: Donald M. Henderson, 1931-2022

Donald Henderson, the former provost at the University of Pittsburgh and the only African American to serve in the position, died on June 8 in Florida. He was 91 years old. A native of Poughkeepsie, New York, Henderson grew up n Youngstown, Ohio. He...

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Department of Education’s Latest Data on Campus Hate Crimes

A new report from the U.S. Department of Education offers a detailed look at crime and safety at the nation’s schools and on college and university campuses. Data is presented on a wide range of indicators including hate crimes on college and univers...

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Ronald A. Johnson Is the New Leader of Kentucky State University

The Kentucky State University Board of Regents has named Ronald A. Johnson as interim president of Kentucky State University in Frankfort. He took office on July 1. Historically Black Kentucky State University enrolls just under 2,300 undergraduate s...

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A Trio of Black Scholars Who Are Taking on New Assignments

Stephen Best is the new director of the Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities at the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Best is a professor in the department of English and holds a courtesy appointment in the department of film and media....