16 janvier 2018

Black colleges swept up in for-profit crackdown find relief from DeVos

University Business Magazine logoWhen Education Secretary Betsy DeVos began rolling back regulations to curb the predatory practices of for-profit colleges, critics seethed that the Trump administration was throwing yet another lifeline to a rapacious industry — in this case, one that sees vulnerable undergraduates as nothing more than moneymaking targets. More...

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13 janvier 2018

As esports industry booms, some colleges launch varsity teams

University Business Magazine logoThe competitive video game industry, known as esports, is booming. As it continues to surpass growth projections, some college athletics programs are jumping on board while others hold out. More...

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Latino college enrollment surges, but many fail to graduate

University Business Magazine logoHe would be in a new environment, away from his parents for the first time. And he worried about meeting new friends and the academic rigor of his college courses. More...

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02 janvier 2018

Diversity and inclusion program coordinator

University Business Magazine logoThis position supports the mission of the Intercultural and International Student Services Department by primarily providing educational programming regarding diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice, and as the Coordinator of Intercultural LEAD, a student cohort based leadership program. More...

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23 décembre 2017

Why are we so obsessed with diversity?

University Business Magazine logoA common feature of our time is the extent to which many in our nation have become preoccupied with diversity. But true diversity obsession, almost a mania, is found at our institutions of higher learning. More...

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21 décembre 2017

Odd One Out

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPWhile the 2017 national average for graduate degrees shows that about 9.3% of the population has a masters degree, 2% a doctoral, and 1.5% a professional, graduate education amongst Black people is lower than their white and Asian counterparts according to a 2016 census on educational attainment. More...

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18 décembre 2017

Diversity and Medical School Admissions

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Share of white students has dropped significantly in last 35 years, but Asian-Americans are alone among minority groups in seeing substantial gains. Black applicants have lowest admit rates. More...

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12 décembre 2017

La diversité : un enjeu pour les individus et les organisations le 30 novembre à Caen

La déléguée aux droits des femmes et à l’égalité/Direction Départementale de la Cohésion Sociale (DDCS) du Calvados, l’École de Management de Normandie et la MEFAC (Maison de l’Emploi et de la Formation de l’Agglomération Caennaise) convient les dirigeant.e.s d’entreprise, les DRH des TPE/PME et des grandes entreprises et les professionnel.le.s de l’emploi, de l’insertion et de la formation, à une journée d’échanges et de débats. Plus...

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11 décembre 2017

Equality and diversity in the REF panel nominations process

Résultat de recherche d'images pour For REF 2021, all associations or organisations that want to submit nominations for the expert panels need to provide information about equality and diversity. So what exactly do nominating bodies need to do, and why have we introduced this new process. More...

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27 novembre 2017

Student leaders of color learn how to to care for the future and themselves

University Business Magazine logoFor more than 140 students, a conference at Maryville College this weekend was a rare opportunity to not be the person everyone turned to when topics such as slavery or terrorism came up. More...

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