June 3, 2010

Advocates Question Whether Administration’s Proposals Will Leave Minority Institutions Behind

Posted in Higher Education tagged at 6:12 PM by minoritybrief

by Charles Dervarics

More efficient, less bureaucratic government spending is always high on everyone’s list of priorities. But an Obama administration plan to consolidate dozens of education, science and community-development programs of interest to communities of color, including minority-serving institutions, continues to draw concerns from the president’s allies and adversaries alike.

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April 7, 2010

Georgia NAACP Sues State For Underfunding Public HBCUs

Posted in Higher Education, Racism tagged , , , at 4:27 PM by minoritybrief

The Georgia NAACP has sued the state, claiming it has systematically underfunded its three public Black colleges and threatened their survival as a result.

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