Racial Wealth Gap Persists Despite Degree, Study Says
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Racial Wealth Gap Persists Despite Degree, Study Says

Patricia Cohen, THE NEW YORK TIMES (The New York Times) — Even with tuition shooting…

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Closing Achievement Gaps Requires More than Education Reform
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Closing Achievement Gaps Requires More than Education Reform

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Education reform alone isn’t enough…

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Walker Takes on Higher Education in Wisconsin
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Walker Takes on Higher Education in Wisconsin

SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Four years after taking union rights away…

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To Be Equal: The Educational Equity and Excellence Project
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To Be Equal: The Educational Equity and Excellence Project

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   “An investment in knowledge always pays the best…

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Duke Professor Defends Comments Comparing Blacks, Asians
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Duke Professor Defends Comments Comparing Blacks, Asians

JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A Duke University professor criticized for an…

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New Congressional Caucus Champions HBCUs
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New Congressional Caucus Champions HBCUs

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – A little help may be on…

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Black Professor Regrets Comments Critical of White Students
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Black Professor Regrets Comments Critical of White Students

PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — An incoming Boston University professor who called “white…

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Map: 10 States That Draw the Most International Students
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Map: 10 States That Draw the Most International Students

  (U.S. News) – The U.S. received the highest number of international students in its history in 2013-2014, welcoming…

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House Votes to Expand College Accounts Obama Wanted to Scrap
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House Votes to Expand College Accounts Obama Wanted to Scrap

STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted Wednesday to expand the benefits…

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The Promise and Failure of Community Colleges
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The Promise and Failure of Community Colleges

(New York Times) – There are two critical things to know about community colleges. The…

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