Higher Education Lunch and Learn
by Globalist Staff
Lunch and Learn: Higher Education September 18, 2019 12 pm – 1:30 pm Bethaday Community Learning Space 605 SW 108th St Seattle, WA 98146 The Racial Equity Team, Equity in Education Coalition and The Coalition of Immigrants, Refugees, and Communities of Color have organized monthly Lunch and Learns on topics that disproportionately impact children […]
Sep 9, 2019
STEM networks aim to diversify tech fields
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Student and professional organizations push for corporate culture changes in the effort to diversify the science and technology fields.
Jun 19, 2019
Global travel shapes views of diversity in higher ed
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The National Association for Diversity Officers in Higher Education's international trips help give global context to the work of helping students of color.
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First-generation college students pursue degrees despite obstacles
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Scam targets UW international students from China
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Aug 2, 2016
UW Ebola researcher investigated for sexual harassment, misuse of funds
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University of Washington investigation describes abusive behavior and fear of retaliation in a lab run by researcher Michael Katze.
Jul 1, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court upholds race-based college admissions
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Jun 23, 2016
How student movements for racial justice can survive summer break
by Alia Marsha
What happens when students leading the charge for progress on race graduate? Groups at Seattle U, UW and SPU say they have plans.
Jun 21, 2016
The importance of the local in Global Health education
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Jun 16, 2016
What’s the rush? Students in Finland embrace the gap year
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In Finland, the gap year before (or during) college isn't just for the elite. Many young Finns benefit from a short break in studies.
Jun 10, 2016
Seattle University dean, subject of sit-in, placed on leave
by Venice Buhain
Three weeks into a student sit-in demanding a less Eurocentric and more racially aware curriculum, the Matteo Ricci College dean has been put on leave.
Jun 1, 2016
Seattle University sit-in protests curriculum, school culture
by Mahroo Keshavarz
A sit-in at Seattle University protests the Eurocentric curriculum, the school climate and the resignation of the dean of the Matteo Ricci College program.
May 19, 2016
Will anything come of the UW President’s visit to the Lummi Nation?
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It’s only 90 miles away, but for a young woman who grew up on the Lummi Reservation, the University of Washington is a completely different world.
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