• The 25 most diverse universities

    by Nick Selbe, SmartClass.com There’s a growing trend among high schools across the country that is clearly an encouraging sign — the national graduation rate is on the rise. According to the National Center for…

  • VCU to examine changes in black enrollment from area schools

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Commonwealth University is planning to examine why fewer black students from the Richmond area attend the school despite diversity in its undergraduate enrollment. Officials say the university has seen a…

  • Analyst: Dominion’s energy diversity the way of the future

    Dominion Virginia Power\’s new long-range plan shifts the utility\’s emphasis to natural gas, with large-scale solar and offshore wind power as primary sources. And energy analyst Mark Cooper says that \”the smart utilities are heading in that direction.\”

  • NFL recap: More diversity needed in coaching ranks

    The NFL is a \”good ol\’ boys\” network for the
    most part,
    and owners and GMs tend to hire the guys they
    already know. While WTOP\’s Rob Woodfork is all
    hiring best man for the job, regardless of skin
    color, he\’s staunchly in favor of expanding the
    pool of available candidates — and making
    sure that pool includes more diversity and less

  • Diversity played critical role in Republican loss

    The day after a divisive election landed in the
    lap of Democrats, analysts looking for an answer
    to explain the Republican loss have found it —