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College athletes are leading boycotts and prompting conversations about racial injustice. They're also embracing their power to initiate change at their institutions and beyond.
The result will be a "university park" concept, where students from several universities study, eat, live and work together.

Diversity

Association of American Colleges and Universities report examines the establishment of 10 campus-based centers focused on racial healing and transformation.
Dartmouth reverses course on letting freshmen postpone enrollment. Spelman offers discount for remote instruction. Mount Holyoke won't play varsity sports. Some college football coaches discuss intentional, teamwide immunity.
More money for research infrastructure, post-Ph.D. visas and a new office to attract international talent are among the proposals.
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Krishni Metivier provides a checklist of key actions that colleges and universities should take.
As higher education experiences profound upheaval, colleges and universities need to double down on their efforts to better support faculty and their professional development, write Andrew Rosen and Jaime Lester.

Career Advice

Keisha N. Blain draws on her experiences and observations as a writer, reviewer, editor and editorial board member to offer several practical strategies.
Non-Black faculty members have the power to help dismantle educational inequities, argue Viji Sathy, Kelly A. Hogan and Calvin M. Sims, and they suggest some practical ways for how to start.
Universities want to get their students, faculty, administrators and others back on campus. Appian CampusPass™ helps universities do just that using a central command center which automates COVID-19-related data collection and processing, daily health status verification, contact tracing, and more.

Blogs

Learning Innovation

July 1, 2020
Learning the wrong lessons from COVID-19.

University of Venus

July 1, 2020
Why use labor-based grading during the era of COVID-19?

Online: Trending Now

July 1, 2020
In the weeks of COVID-19 isolation, the disparity of access to the internet has become more obvious as school-age children and adult learners have been deprived access to education and livelihoods.

Transforming Teaching & Learning

July 1, 2020
In the weeks of COVID-19 isolation, the disparity of access to the internet has become more obvious as school-age children and adult learners have been deprived access to education and livelihoods.

Rethinking Higher Education

July 1, 2020
Driven by this crucial moment in our history, this blog takes a turn to focus not just on "best practice" but "just practice."

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The pandemic has exposed and worsened equity gaps in higher education, as its impacts have been felt most by Black, Latino and lower-income Americans. What policies and incentives could help close those gaps?

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