For the last couple of years, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has been accused of having lack of diversity. Now the students , including Afro-American Studies major Sy Stokes, are finding the lack of diversity troubling. Stokes and his peers posted a video which voices the students frustrations with the university through a […]

So I screened “Gravity” earlier this week.  Yes, I thought the cinematography was excellent and yes it definitely delivered on the thrills and chills. But…

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration told colleges and universities Friday they can continue to use admissions to increase diversity among their students, even in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling that could potentially open the door to more challenges. “Racially diverse educational environments help to prepare students to succeed in our increasingly diverse […]

NEW YORK (AP) — While Major League Baseball teams improved racial diversity in hiring senior administrators, the employment of women is still lagging, according to the annual report by Richard Lapchick’s Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports at the University of Central Florida. Racial diversity among senior team administrators improved to 19.9 percent from […]

Give President Barack Obama a break. He deserves time to complete his Cabinet appointments. The president was forced to defend his record on diversity Monday after Democrats started lining up to criticize Obama for appointing too many white men to his Cabinet and not selecting enough women and people of color to his inner circle. […]