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Catholic Colleges Tell Poor Kids to Go Elsewhere

At Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., officials sometimes bring in low-income applicants and their families for counseling. The point of the sessions is not to encourage the students to attend, but to suggest they consider going somewhere cheaper. 1,209 more words

the cover of my book is here. yay!

I am trying to unwind from the Fall 2014 semester. I have even pressed hold on prepping for the Spring 2015 semester (indeed, most of the PDF readings for “Gender, Race and the Urban Space,” my first graduate course, and “Antebellum America,” a new undergraduate course, are done). 204 more words

Sharony Green

Global Health Crises, Pandemics and Policy Challenges: Approaches to Teaching in Community Colleges, April 9-11, 2015, Northern Virginia Community College

The Northern Virginia Community College Institute for Public Service will host a seminar for community college faculty April 9-11, 2015 that will focus on global public health issues. 382 more words

Community Colleges

Kart 2 Kart Hosts Student Formula SAE Racers Dec. 28

STERLING HEIGHTS — Want to catch a little fun indoor racing action over Christmas break? Head to Kart 2 Kart Indoor Karting and Conference Center in Sterling Heights Dec. 233 more words


College in Four Years - on the Radio

Thank you to Dr. Wilmer Leon for inviting me to be his guest on, Inside the Issues with Dr. Wilmer Leon. You can hear our discussion from the December 20, 2014 show on SiriusXM Channel 126 On Demand through January 23, 2015. 78 more words

Higher Education

Lunch with the Buffets

Ok, I didn’t have lunch with both Warren and his sister, but I did have lunch with Mrs. Doris Buffett, in her home, so that pretty much counts as meeting Mr. 461 more words

Beyond “The Pipeline”: Reframing Science’s Diversity Challenge

Written by Dr. Kenneth Gibbs Jr.

One of the most commonly used metaphors for describing the solution for growing and diversifying America’s scientific talent pool is the “STEM pipeline.” Major policy reports have called on the U.S. 1,113 more words

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