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international students

Are International Students in Trump’s Crosshairs?

The higher ed community is concerned about restricted access for international students under Trump's presidency

Throughout his campaign, Donald J. Trump spoke disparagingly of immigrants. His calls to “ban” Muslims…

By Robin White Goode

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Central Florida

University of Central Florida Uses Innovation to Serve Students

Gates Foundation recognizes UCF’s culture of improvement

Allan Golston, president of the Gates Foundation’s U.S. program, recently wrote about the innovative work…

By Robin White Goode

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for-profit

For-Profit Stocks Rise With Trump’s Election

Predatory schools happy to see Republicans in charge

You may not be surprised to learn that the day after the election, for-profit stocks…

By Robin White Goode

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CodeCrew

CodeCrew Equips Underserved Kids With STEM Training

Kids ages eight to 17 learn how to code

What is CodeCrew? Founded by Egwuekwe, Petya Grady, and Audrey Jones, CodeCrew teaches middle and…

By Robin White Goode

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summit

UNCF Holds Its Fourth Annual HBCU I.C.E. Summit

Conference empowers African American student innovators

UNCF is hosting its premier four-day HBCU Innovation, Commercialization, and Entrepreneurship Summit—Nov. 16–19—with the goals…

By Robin White Goode

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reading

Your Child’s Reading Begins with Talking and Listening

Want your 2-year-old to be a doctor? Talk—and listen—to him today

All of this talking, listening, and relating replace what for many African Americans is a…

By Robin White Goode

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Can Innovative Education Lower Incidents of Misbehavior?

Poor black kids may benefit from imaginative approaches

I just wonder what’s behind the misbehavior in poor, black communities, and if more challenging,…

By Robin White Goode

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higher ed

Higher Ed Not Feeling a Trump Presidency

Is a Trump victory good for colleges and universities?

As it dawns over every area of industry that Donald Trump is now the U.S.…

By Robin White Goode

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teachers

Teachers, Parents Brace Themselves for a Trump Presidency

The president-elect is everything we tell our children not to be

She said she now didn’t know what she would tell them. She knew that a…

By Robin White Goode

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6 Indiana Colleges to Double STEM Degrees Earned by Students of Color

Indiana STEM Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation to begin in December

A group of six Indiana colleges will launch an initiative to double the number of…

By Robin White Goode

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Bayou Classic Business

Bayou Classic: Holiday Tradition Combining Business with Pleasure

"...it’s been more than a game, it’s been a way of life."

The Bayou Classic is the powerhouse of HBCU Classics. It is much more than just…

By Preston Charles

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college

Are the College-Educated Deciding this Election?

Exploring the divide between those with and without degrees

It’s certainly debatable whether or not that’s true, but there’s no getting around the fact…

By Robin White Goode

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Diplomas

95 Different Kinds of Diplomas

Are some just an exit pass?

According to a new report released by the nonprofit Achieve, 95 different kinds of diplomas…

By Robin White Goode

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snapchat

DJ Khaled, BET Networks Launch First-Ever Snapchat College Tour

Colleges and universities are using Snapchat and celebrities to attract prospective students.

The program assists high school seniors with the college application process and Get Schooled will…

By Samara Lynn

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lifelong learning

Adults Recognize the Need for Lifelong Learning

But many are hampered by low foundational skills

Compared with other countries, the U.S. has a high percentage of low skilled adults, 17.5%—higher…

By Robin White Goode

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National Book

Read—It’s National Book Lover’s Day!

If you can, read

It’s National Book Lover’s Day–so get a book to read. Learn how to make time…

By Robin White Goode

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Katwe

‘Queen of Katwe’ Is a Must-See

This true story shows the power of faith

But Katende continues to share out the porridge he is providing for the children. He…

By Robin White Goode

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standards

Higher K-12 Standards Lead to Better Outcomes

Common Core helps students make gains in math and reading

The Common Core State Standards are leading to greater proficiency rates, CSS reports. Read why…

By Robin White Goode

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Financial Aid

Importance of Building a Relationship With the Financial Aid Office

Be focused and open-minded when securing financial aid

During the college process, you must maintain the focus and remain open-minded. This is especially…

By Jessica Brown

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David Duke

HBCU Hosts Former Klansman David Duke in Senatorial Debate

Dillard University's president takes the high road

David Duke, a former Ku Klux Klansman and anti-Semite running for senator in Louisiana, participated…

By Robin White Goode

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How To

resolutions

How to Keep Your Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Going Strong

For millions of people, the new year is also starting with new year resolutions around…

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magical thinking

How Magical Thinking Opens the Door to Success

In this article, we’ll explore magical thinking, what it is, and how it works so…

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