Bennett College in Greensboro is one of the last remaining women’s HBCUs in the country, with a rich history of civil rights activism.
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The president of Salem Academy and College is stepping down.
10:56am Dec 11, 2019Education Education
An accreditation agency has officially taken Salem Academy and College off probation.
8:13am Oct 04, 2019Education Education
Bennett College in Greensboro lost its appeal in an effort to save its accreditation in February.
8:01am Jun 22, 2019Education Education
Phyllis Worthy Dawkins is leaving her position as president of Bennett College.
The college’s Board of Trustees made the announcement Friday.
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Salem Academy and College has been deemed compliant in three of four requirements cited when an accreditation committee placed the school on probation a year ago.
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As Bennett College in Greensboro moves forward in its fight to save its accreditation, some students are demanding accountability from school leaders.
1:32pm Feb 22, 2019Economy Economy Education Race
Bennett College has filed a lawsuit against the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges after the loss of its appeal to save its accreditation. The school will remain accredited during legal proceedings.
4:35pm Feb 04, 2019Economy Economy Education Race
The Annie Merner Pfeiffer Chapel erupted in cheers as President Phyllis Worthy Dawkins announced Monday that Bennett College had raised $8.2 million.
8:39am Feb 02, 2019Economy Economy Education Race
On the last day of fundraising to save its accreditation, Bennett College received a major gift from a neighboring school.
7:11am Jan 28, 2019Economy Economy Education Race
On Saturday, political activist Rev. William Barber participated in a conversation at Bennett College with his daughter, Dr. Sharrelle Barber, who graduated from the school in 2007.
8:13am Jan 25, 2019Economy Economy Education Race
Bennett College in Greensboro has received $1 million in less than 24 hours, thanks to two large gifts.