US universities

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Chadwick Boseman: Howard University and Netflix create $5.4m scholarship honoring actor
Widow of Black Panther star hails opportunity to support young artists through Boseman’s alma mater

Maya Yang in New York

04, Oct, 2021 @9:53 PM

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US rightwing group targets academics with Professor Watchlist
Turning Point USA’s list gains fresh attention after it expands and some notice it disproportionately names academics of color

Adam Gabbatt

17, Sep, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Abolish Trump-era ‘China Initiative’, academics urge, amid racial profiling criticism
Stanford University professors say the programme is fuelling racism and harming US competitiveness, rather than uncovering spies in universities

Vincent Ni China affairs correspondent

15, Sep, 2021 @2:00 AM

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‘I’m nervous’: US colleges wrestle with Covid safety as fall semester begins
Many universities now require masks and vaccinations – and some schools have moved instruction online, at least for now

Melody Schreiber

10, Sep, 2021 @10:00 AM

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London remains best city in the world to study in new rankings
Great institutions and openness help city retain top spot ahead of rivals such as Tokyo and Munich

Richard Adams Education editor

28, Jul, 2021 @4:21 PM

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South Carolina State University forgives loans of 2,500 former students
• HBCU helps those forced to give up by financial hardship• Acting president cites financial devastation caused by pandemic

Lauren Aratani

20, Jul, 2021 @5:38 PM

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Nikole Hannah-Jones stands on the shoulders of Black intellectuals who struggled for decades | Dr Natalie Hopkinson
HBCUs have always punched above their weight while carrying a disproportionate share of the burdens of racism in the US

Dr Natalie Hopkinson

13, Jul, 2021 @7:08 PM

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US community colleges see ‘chilling’ decline in enrollment during pandemic
Experts worried about long-term impact on low-income and non-white Americans, populations community colleges tend to serve

Lauren Aratani

10, Jul, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Philanthropic donors back Nikole Hannah-Jones at Howard University
Backed by $20m in donations, Hannah-Jones will establish Center for Journalism and Democracy at Howard

Lauren Aratani in New York and agencies

07, Jul, 2021 @1:32 PM

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Nikole Hannah-Jones joins Howard University after rejecting UNC role
Founder of 1619 Project, who was initially denied tenure at UNC, says: ‘It’s not my job to heal the University of North Carolina’

Lauren Aratani

06, Jul, 2021 @1:55 PM

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Howard University: Phylicia Rashad’s Bill Cosby comments ‘lacked sensitivity’
Cosby’s former co-star is dean of Howard’s arts school, which says: ‘Survivors of sexual assault will always be our priority’

Amanda Holpuch in New York

02, Jul, 2021 @7:45 PM

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‘I thought I would never make it’: groundbreaking grads on their success
The end of the academic year brings joy and reflection for students who pushed boundaries

Poppy Noor and Sarah Logan

21, Jun, 2021 @7:33 PM

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