Inside Higher Education post: “11 Semifinalists, 4 Finalists: 0 Women: University of South Carolina hears from students and professors after a presidential search committee — one that’s mostly male — proposes four finalists who are all male, three of them white.”
Inside Higher Education post: “Ja’Wanda S. Grant provides advice for dealing with brick walls, passing the baton and surviving system crashes.”
Read the short article from Inside Higher Education about student response to the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s protection of a white nationalist grad student.
From the announcement: Join the six university commissions for community and desserts. Learn about what we do and meet the commissioners from: Accessibility, Black Faculty and Staff, Latino Affairs, LGBTQ, Women’s, and Veterans Commissions. Bring your own lunch and make yourself a tasty treat on us!
From the Inside higher Education article: “Higher education’s white male template, as P. L. Thomas, professor of education at Furman University, calls it, insidiously produces barriers for scholars throughout their entire careers, disproportionately affecting women and people of color.”
Clemson’s Muslim Student Association has been named Student Group of the Year.
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Time magazine reports that “an online poll of 8,566 American adults conducted in March, nearly half of men (46%) believe that the pay gap ‘is made up to serve a political purpose,’ rather than being a ‘legitimate issue.'”
Clemson’s Action Research Collective will host a photo exhibition tour of their project documenting experiences of graduate students of color on April 15. More information is in the flier below.