Monday, February 19, 2018
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President Obama to propose plans for 2 years of free community...

President Obama announced on Thursday that he is proposing a program that would pay the community college tuition of students who are making steady...

New Study Shows Growing Latino Path to College but Challenges Remain

This week the Pew Research Center released an analysis of data from the U.S. Census Bureau that shows an increase in Latino college enrollment...

Rep. Karen Bass Introduces Student Loan Fairness Act of 2013

Before leaving for a two week recess, yesterday Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-California) introduced a bill to assist student borrowers. The Student Loan Fairness Act...

Are Obama’s Education Policies Boosting Minority College Enrollment?

African American graduates are least likely to meet the Benchmarks with only 5% meeting all four.

Is a $10,000 College Degree Possible?

Unnecessary political intervention is one sure way to diminish a university’s educational mission. Many governors are not aware of this though. While Texas Governor...

On Education: Barack Obama v. Mitt Romney

President Obama has instituted Race to the Top. This series of reforms allows states to submit to the Department of Education a series of...

The 50th Anniversary of the Integration of the University of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi commemorates the 50th anniversary of its integration this fall. Attorney General Eric Holder will provide the keynote address at the...

Questioning Diversity to Save Affirmative Action

By Lena Martinez-Watts I was raised on a healthy diet of “diversity.” My mother was a teacher not only by profession, but also by nature...

When Hope Leaves, The Results of The American Dream Deferred

By Marilinda Garcia I’ve known a little girl since she was six.  For 10 years we spent time together regularly, and I was always proud...

America’s Got Talent – But, No Educational Opportunities

Many struggling Americans, especially people of color, are faced with the systematic theft of a good education