An HBCU Fights to Survive

September 15, 2015

 

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the financial issues plaguing Cheney University.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Report: Underfunded Tribal Colleges Also Undervalued

September 13, 2015

 

Marybeth Gasman and Ginger Stull of the Graduate School of Education share their comments on a report on underfunded tribal colleges.

Article Source: Diverse

For Students With a Mission, a Little Capital Goes a Long Way

September 11, 2015

 

Student Derrius Quarles of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted as a co-founder of an online college financial aid platform called Million-Dollar Scholar.

Article Source: New York Times
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Developing Collaborative Relationships Between Penn and China

Through the magic of technology, a robotics symposium held jointly in a University of Pennsylvania classroom and at the Penn Wharton China Center in Beijing allowed the School of Engineering and Applied Science and middle school and high school students to share their work in hopes o

Lomax Continues to Focus on Lifelong Mission

September 8, 2015

 

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted.

A Prescription for More Black Doctors

September 9, 2015

 

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on Xavier University’s unique curriculum.

Article Source: New York Times

Setting the Record Straight Regarding Student Enrollment at HBCUs

September 9, 2015

 

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education co-writes an article tackling student enrollment at historically black colleges and universities.

Article Source: HBCU Lifestyle

A Decade After Katrina, One Campus Still Struggles to Recover

August 28, 2015

 

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the effects of Hurricane Katrina on Southern University in New Orleans.

Report: 13 Southern States Suspend Black Students at Much Higher Rates

August 27, 2015

 

Doctoral candidate Edward Smith and Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education are highlighted for a report that finds African-American students in Southern states are suspended and expelled at higher rates than anywhere else in the U.S..

Article Source: Christian Science Monitor

Barbershops Becoming the Battlefront Against Youth Illiteracy

August 26, 2015

 

Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education, John Jemmott of the Perelman School of Medicine and Annenberg School for Communication and Loretta Sweet Jemmott of the School of Nursing are mentioned for working with the Barbershop Project to help combat youth illiteracy.

Article Source: Philadelphia Tribune