Category Archives: National Focus

Article: Georgetown University takes an unprecedented step to make amends for slavery

Georgetown University made an unprecedented move Thursday when University President John DeGioia announced the university will offer preferential admission to the descendants of slaves sold to finance the school in the early 19th century. Read full article.      

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Missouri State receives INSIGHT into Diversity 2014 HEED Award

Missouri State receives INSIGHT into Diversity 2014 HEED Award Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Missouri State University was announced as a recipient of the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest

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AACU Summer Institutes

Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success June 11-15, 2013 University of Wisconsin-Madison (Madison, Wisconsin) Designed to help campuses and system or consortial team develop high-impact practices, activities, and strategies that are engaging to students and effective at improving Essential

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