Black Students Don’t Matter

November 16, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for highlighting racist incidents on college campuses in 2014.

Article Source: Dame Magazine

Widening Access to Study Abroad

November 13, 2015

Andres Castro Samayoa, Marybeth Gasman and Paola Esmieu of the Graduate School of Education write about creating more access and resources for study abroad opportunities.

Article Source: University World News

When Pursuing Diversity, Victory Is Hard to Define

November 13, 2015

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education talks about the “semantic substitutes” used to described racism on college campuses.

Black College Football and Basketball Players Are the Most Powerful People of Color on Campus

November 11, 2015

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education pens an op-ed about the power of student-athletes of color on college campuses.

Article Source: Washington Post

Resignation Could Have Been Avoided at University of Missouri

November 11, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on racial tensions on college campuses and the lack of action from college presidents.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Controversy Surrounds Push for Albany, Darton Merger

November 9, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education says that southern state governments have a long history of not supporting historically black colleges and universities.

Article Source: Diverse

‘A Fine Dessert’: Judging a Book by the Smile of a Slave

November 6, 2015

Ebony Elizabeth Thomas of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about how schoolchildren respond to books about slavery.

Article Source: New York Times

Philadelphia’s Maker Jawn Program

October 29, 2015

Yasmin Kafai of the Graduate School of Education advocates for the Maker Jawn program.

Article Source: GridPhilly.com

String of Shootings at Black Colleges

November 4, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted on factors to consider with shootings on college campuses.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Getting Real About What Teachers Need to Succeed

October 29, 2015

Andy Porter of the Graduate School of Education writes about the importance of asking teachers what they need in order to succeed in the classroom.

Article Source: Washington Post