Top stories in higher ed for Tuesday
Lumina Foundation is committed to increasing the proportion of Americans with high-quality degrees, certificates and other credentials to 60 percent by 2025.
June 16, 2020
Higher Ed’s Reckoning With Race
Scott Carlson and Michael J. Sorrell, The Chronicle of Higher Education
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The Chronicle of Higher Education recently convened a virtual event to discuss how colleges can address the persistent maladies of race and class in the United States. The conversations that transpired provide powerful insight on bigotry, diversity, and opportunity—and the power of collaboration to create change. 

Podcast: A President and Provost on Plans for the Fall
Michael Horn and Jeff Selingo, Future U Podcast
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More colleges are announcing plans for getting students back on campus. Some institutions are calling for in-person instruction; others are opting for remote learning. And some schools have suggested a combination of the two.

Farnam Jahanian of Carnegie Mellon University and Lenore Rodicio of Miami Dade College talk about their approaches to returning this fall.

Collaborating on Social Justice, Equity
Ellie Ashford, Community College Daily
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In response to the murder of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police, a predominantly white Southern community college is partnering with a diverse two-year institution in a Minneapolis suburb to explore issues of racial justice and equity.

College Students Are Facing Increased Homelessness and Food Insecurity Since the Coronavirus Closed Campuses
Charlotte West, Money Magazine
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The high cost of housing in California was a challenge for Roshelle Czar even before the coronavirus. After Sacramento State University suspended in-person classes, Czar struggled to focus on her online courses while her roommates decided to party. Unable to move to a new apartment, she turned to couch surfing.

A new report on food and housing insecurity indicates that Czar’s unstable living situation is all too common among today's college students.

‘Diversity Regimes’
Scott Jaschik, Inside Higher Ed
Blog: Concurrent Enrollment Builds College-Going Culture
Updates + Inspiration, Denver Scholarship Foundation
Supreme Court Could Force Congress Into Battle Over Dreamers
Marianne Levine and Sarah Ferris, Politico
CARES Act Formula Hurt Hispanic-Serving Colleges
Madeline St. Amour, Inside Higher Ed
College Resource Centers Step Up to Support LGBTQA+ Students
Sarah Wood, Diverse Issues in Higher Education
#RealCollege During the Pandemic
The Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice and Believe in Students 
COVID-19 and Remote Work
National Bureau of Economic Research
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