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Black Students at St. Louis Univ. Respond to On-Campus Hate Speech

Black Students at St. Louis Univ. Respond to On-Campus Hate Speech

by Carla Murphy on May 9 2014, 1:46PM

Hate messages follow recent shooting at two Jewish community centers

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

After Twitter Debate, Univ. of Michigan Details New Plan to Increase Black Enrollment

After Twitter Debate, Univ. of Michigan Details New Plan to Increase Black Enrollment

by Julianne Hing on April 18 2014, 12:59PM

It all began on Twitter.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

Live Chat: Dear White People and Black Student Activists Talk Race on College Campuses

Live Chat: Dear White People and Black Student Activists Talk Race on College Campuses

by Julianne Hing on March 10 2014, 3:58PM

Black students have spoken up all over social media about campus racism. Today we’re gathering together to chat about it together.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

The Racist Things You've Been Saying in Class? Harvard's Black Students Heard You

The Racist Things You’ve Been Saying in Class? Harvard’s Black Students Heard You

by Julianne Hing on March 3 2014, 4:33PM

And in a new social media campaign called “I Too Am Harvard,” they’re talking back.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

Racial Harassment Picks Up After Video About Being Black at UCLA Law School

Racial Harassment Picks Up After Video About Being Black at UCLA Law School

by Julianne Hing on February 27 2014, 12:39PM

UCLA Law School Dean admits the campus has “racial issues.”

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

When a Hashtag Sparks More Than Dialogue

When a Hashtag Sparks More Than Dialogue

by Julianne Hing on February 14 2014, 7:00AM

Black students at University of Michigan kicked off a social media conversation last fall which has morphed into a campaign to win concrete changes on campus.

Topics: Schools & Youth

Black Students Most Underrepresented Among AP Test Takers

Black Students Most Underrepresented Among AP Test Takers

by Julianne Hing on February 13 2014, 2:16PM

In only two states is there parity between the percentage of black students graduating from high school and those taking AP exams.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

What's It Take to Get a Black Boy to College?

What’s It Take to Get a Black Boy to College?

by Julianne Hing on October 25 2013, 7:00AM

A new documentary follows two black boys from kindergarten through high school as they navigate an elite New York City private school.

Topics: Schools & Youth

Writer Who Was Fired for Bashing Black Studies Continues, Slams “Academic Mob”

by Jorge Rivas on May 9 2012, 3:18PM

The former Chronicle of Higher Education blogger continues to take stabs at black studies and has an even bigger platform now. Most recently she said “black studies is a cause, not a course of study.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW, Politics

Black Students in L.A. Suspended at Higher Than Average Rates

Black Students in L.A. Suspended at Higher Than Average Rates

by Jorge Rivas on March 7 2012, 12:42PM

African American students in Los Angeles are being suspended at a proportionally higher rate than in the nation’s other largest school systems.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

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