Category Archives: Education

 
(BPRW) NCCU Awards First Doctorates in Biosciences

(BPRW) NCCU Awards First Doctorates in Biosciences

(Black PR Wire) North Carolina Central University (NCCU) awarded approximately 490 graduate and professional diplomas – including the university’s first Ph.D. degrees in over more than 50 years – during its 129th Graduate and Professional  Commencement Exercises on Friday, May 12, …

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(BPRW) Three Female FAMU Doctoral Graduates Break Barriers in Engineering

(BPRW) Three Female FAMU Doctoral Graduates Break Barriers in Engineering

(Black PR Wire) (FAMU NEWS) According to the National Science Foundation (NSF), minority women comprise fewer than 1 in 10 scientists and engineers in the United States. Studies from researchers around the world reveal that one antidote to this disparity is …

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Strayer University: Systematic Racial Dscrimination and Sexual Harassment by the institution’s Leadership

Strayer University: Systematic Racial Dscrimination and Sexual Harassment by the institution’s Leadership

Nationwide — In separate complaints filed in Virginia and Tennessee, employees at Strayer University, one of the largest for-profit college systems in the US, have alleged systematic racial discrimination and sexual harassment by the institution’s leadership. The suits further allege …

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