Black Issues in Higher Education

Black Issues in Higher Education is a magazine specializing in African American Focused topics.

Articles from Vol. 15, No. 14, September 3

Confidence in the Face of Controversy
The view of Norfolk State University's 120-acre campus, as seen from the ceiling-to-floor window in the office of the president, is deceptive. In the foreground, sit the neatly, manicured lawn and sparkling aquamarine pool of the school's red-brick...
Giant Steps on the Road to Renewal
Central State University has accreditation renewed and is released from U.S. Department of Education penalty Wilberforce, Ohio -- Central State University, Ohio's only public historically African American university (HBCU), has taken several powerful...
HBCUs Get Wired for Fall
Summer is the season many colleges and universities schedule construction and renovation projects on their campuses because it is when such activity is least disruptive for faculty, administrators, and students. This past summer, the sight of...
Padron's Way
Combined with racial and faculty/administrative tensions, the take-charge style of President Eduardo J. Padron is creating a highly-charged power struggle at Miami-Dade Community College Dr. Eduardo J. Padron is not your average college president....
Producing Effective Teacher Preparation Programs
During my twenty-two years in teacher education, I have seen my share of weaknesses in teacher preparation in private as well as public institutions. And there is no legitimate excuse for most of the problems that exist in teacher preparation today....
'Qualified' to Keep Program Certified
Despite allegations against him, Jackson State asks Southern University's former chancellor to correct its teacher certification woes Jackson, Miss. -- A state commission's recommendation last month could mean graduating students from Jackson State...
UDC under Investigation
Yet with enrollment up and finances stable, campus officials look optimistically toward the future Despite a probe by Washington, D.C.'s city government investigators into allegations of funds mismanagement, the president of the University of the...