Category : Education

by Staff - 3 months ago

Virginia Tech Reports 13 Percent Increase in Black Applicants

Virginia Tech recently announced that the number of Black applicants to the university rose 13 percent this year. The university received more than 30,000 applicants and plans to admit 6,600 freshman. In 2016, Virginia Tech President Tim Sands set a...

by Staff - 3 months ago

The Gender Gap in African American Educational Attainment

New data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows the extent of the gender gap in African American higher educational attainments in the United States. Black women hold a significant edge over Black men in degree attainments at all levels. Here is a summary...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Kerwin Charles Appointed Dean of the Yale School of Management

Kerwin Charles has been named the Indra K. Nooyi Dean of the Yale School of Management. He will assume his new duties on July 1, 2019. Since 2005, Dr. Charles has been on the faculty at the University of Chicago, where he currently serves as the Edwi...