All posts tagged "Betsy Devos"

  • Rhonda WIlliams, Social Justice, Anne Braden
    Rhonda Williams rouses students in U of L speech on social justice

    By Kyeland Jackson — Professor and historian Rhonda Williams said she was a teen riding a bike in her neighborhood when an officer took her in his car, paraded her in front of white residents and denigrated...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
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  • Student Opinion
    DeVos is right to replace the Dear Colleague Letter

    By Megan Brewer — On Sept. 7, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced she wants to replace the “Dear Colleague Letter” set in place by the Obama Administration in 2011. The  letter is  a set of guidelines that...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • opinion
    DeVos nomination demands public attention

    By Nick Amon — The senate confirmed Betsy DeVos as the new secretary of education on Feb. 7. Though the process of her confirmation is now complete, her nomination has been under a bombardment of criticism since early...

    • Posted February 11, 2017
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  • President Donald Trump
    A date with Trump’s unconfirmed cabinet

    By Kyeland Jackson — The United States’ honeymoon phase is over. President Donald Trump’s cabinet picks awaiting Senate confirmation can be overshadowed by controversial executive orders. It’s easy to pick a side for Trump’s policies. But when...

    • Posted February 5, 2017
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