N.C. community colleges chief Stith resigning after 18 months

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The president of North Carolina’s community college system is stepping down, as board members who lost confidence in him after barely 18 months on the job accepted his resignation.   What You Need To Know Thomas Stith III will resign effective Friday The state board voted in December 2020 to hire Stith as the … Read more

Brown University’s mindfulness course admits students according to race

A new course at Brown University has sparked controversy after it was offered solely to minority students. The teacher training class in mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) was recently made available only to students who identify as Black, Indigenous or Latino. Anyone who identifies as BIPOC, regardless of their age or whether or not they are … Read more