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Higher Education Grants of Interest to African Americans

Higher Education Grants of Interest to African Americans

Here is this week’s news of grants to historically Black colleges and universities or for programs of particular interest to African Americans in higher education.

Study Finds School Districts Are Not Doing Enough to End Racial Disparities in Discipline

Study Finds School Districts Are Not Doing Enough to End Racial Disparities in Discipline

A new study by researchers at Michigan State University and the University of Texas, San Antonio finds that school districts across the country are not taking appropriate steps to deal with the racial disparities in school discipline.

The New Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Texas San Antonio

The New Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Texas San Antonio

DeBrenna LaFa Agbenyiga, who has been at Michigan State University since 1999, was appointed dean of the Graduate School and vice provost at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

University Study Finds Racial Minorities Are Not in the Inner-Circle of Corporate Directors

University Study Finds Racial Minorities Are Not in the Inner-Circle of Corporate Directors

The study by researchers at the University of Michigan and the University of Texas San Antonio finds that racial minorities make up 28 percent of the corporate directors who serve on a single board but are only 8 percent of the corporate directors who serve on more than one board.

Summer Program Aims to Encourage Students to Become Professors of African American Literature

Summer Program Aims to Encourage Students to Become Professors of African American Literature

This June eight college juniors from across the nation will participate in the African American Literatures and Cultures Institute at the University of Texas at San Antonio.