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Media Coverage






  • Sara Weissman, "New Report Explores Recruitment and Retention for Academic Couples of Color," Diverse Issues in Higher Education, August 11, 2020.
  • Natalie Schwartz, “President of the Year: Roslyn Clark Artis, Benedict College,” HigherEd Dive, December 9, 2020.
  • “Holiday shopping spotlights COVID-19’s impact on small businesses,” Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, November 29, 2020.
  • William Lewis, “Where is Your Commitment to Equity?” Beyond Color Blind Podcast, November 16, 2020.
  • Kery Murakami, “Racial Equity in Funding Higher Education,” Inside Higher Education, October 29, 2020.
  • Fabiola Cineas, “No, Trump hasn’t been the best president for Black America since Lincoln,” VOX, October 21, 2020.
  • Dan Alexander, Rutgers Faculty Asked to Be ‘Sensitive,’ Skip Exams on Election Week,” New Jersey 101.5, October 15, 2020.
  • Walter Hudson, “Higher Ed Remembers Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg,” Diverse Issues in Education, September 20, 2020.
  • Bianca Flowers, “How Black doctors are answering the call to reform medical education – and bringing COVID-19 vaccine trails to communities of color.” Market Watch, September 9, 2020.
  • Nathan Hardy, “Underrepresented in Faculty Jobs: Part of the Problem is Racism Against Black Faculty and Students,” Diverse, August 19, 2020.
  • Alex Daniels, “Foundations Nationwide Commit Nearly Half a Billion Dollars to Racial Justice,” Chronicle of Philanthropy, July 16, 2020.
  • George Boggs, “Roueche Center Forum: Are We Really Serious About Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion?" Diverse, June 21, 2020.
  • Elizabeth Hlavinka, “Racial Bias in Flexner Report Permeates Medical Education Today,” MedPage Today, June 18,  2020.
  • Glenn Kessler, “Trump’s claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president since Lincoln,” The Washington Post, June 7, 2020.
  • Patricia McGuire, “Risks and Costs in the Quest for Social Mobility through Higher Education,” Academe, Winter, 2020.
  • Tanya Christian, “Upward and Onward,” Essence, January 13, 2020.


  • Byron Dobson, “FSU professors invite community to take a physics class,” Tallahassee Democrat, October 6, 2019.
  • Michael D’Onofrio, “Cheyney releases full proposed budget, but doubts over its surplus remain,” Philadelphia Tribune, November 19, 2019.
  • Ki-Jana Deadwyler and Ruth Hammond, “Selected New Books in Higher Education,” Chronicle of Higher Education, October 20, 2019.
  • Mike Scutari, “In a Higher Education Landscape Flush with Cash, Are HBCUs Receiving Larger Gifts?,” Inside Philanthropy, October 3, 2019.
  • Benjamin Wermund, “Democrats taking debate stage at TSU promise billions for schools like it,” Houston Chronicle, September 9, 2019.
  • Mark O’Keefe, “Cheyney University’s Turn Around is a Blueprint to Saving PA’s State-Owned Universities,” Pennsylvania Capital,” September 3, 2019.
  • Afi Scruggs, “Wilberforce Fundraising Efforts Floundering,” State Impact Ohio, August 28, 2019.
  • Felicia Mello, “At UC Merced, a pipeline for more diversity faculty,” Cal Matters, August, 24, 2019.
  • Lamont Jones, “Schools Can Drop Rescinded Gainful-Employment Rules Early,” Diverse, July 9, 2019.
  • “EPCC’s Dr. William Serrata Selected as a Presidential Mentor,” El Paso Herald-Post, June  8, 2019.
  • Matt Kwong, ‘Like Christmas every day’: A billionaire’s pledge to erase this class’s college debts could echo for decades, Canadian Broadcasting News, May 21, 2019.
  • Alexis Rogers, “What is higher education doing to close the diversity gap on campus?” Al Dia, April 27, 2019.
  • “Marybeth Gasman and her Center are Moving to Rutgers,” The Chronicle of Higher Education, December 11, 2019.
  • “A Podcast with Marybeth Gasman,” The Crush, April 22, 2019.
  • Jillian Berman, “Was there a Beyoncé bump in Black college applications?” Market Watch, April 19, 2019.
  • Steve Dubb, “Bennett College: A New Form of Stakeholder Save for a Nonprofit Institutions,” NonProfit Quarterly, April 18, 2019.
  • LaMont Jones, “Robeson Centennial Celebration Inspires New Diversity Efforts at Rutgers,” Diverse Issues, February 13, 2019.
  • Ryanne Persinger, “Lincoln University is Looking Up,” Philadelphia Tribune, April 9, 2019.
  • “Can Cheyney survive? Why America’s first historically black history is struggling,” WHYY, March 18, 2019.
  • Sara Hoover, “Losing students and funds, Cheyney University continues striving for accreditation,” WHYY, March 5, 2019.
  • Jamal Watson, “Harris-Perry Draw Support in Beef with Wake Forest,” Diverse, January 26, 2019.
  • Monica Levitan, “New Legislation Offers Free College Tuition to Residents of U.S. Virgin Islands,” January 8, 2019.
  • Rick Hess, “The 2019 RHSU Scholar Public Influence Rankings,” Education Week, January 9, 2019.