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Institute for Equity in Faculty Hiring – Registration Open!

By | 2018-01-02T11:18:11+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Institute for Equity in Faculty Hiring March 26-27, 2018 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! We are proud to announce the second Equity in Faculty Hiring Institute hosted by the USC Center for Urban Education, on March 26 - 27, 2018 in Sacramento, California. This institute is tailored for California community colleges committed to faculty diversity and [...]

3 Ways to Get More Women Into Tech

By | 2017-11-27T14:32:37+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

We all have an interest in increasing the number of women who pursue technology careers. The demand for software engineers outstrips current supply and is expected to continue to grow. These are interesting, flexible, well-paid jobs that offer a chance to make an impact; women should have access to these careers. Yet the percentage of [...]

ACE Initiative to Examine Equity Gaps in Higher Education

By | 2017-11-27T14:31:00+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

A new, three-year initiative by the American Council on Education (ACE) will provide a “data-informed foundation” to promote policies and practices that support students, faculty and staff of color in higher education. ACE recently announced that its project, “Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education: A Status Report,” will examine gaps and progress in educational attainment [...]