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Executive Action Will Require Companies to Disclose Gender Pay Data

Seven years after signing the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act into law, President Barack Obama on Friday took additional executive action intended to close...

INSIGHT Publisher to Attend Hispanic Heritage Celebration at White House

To commemorate the conclusion of Hispanic Heritage Month and the 25th anniversary of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, a reception...

Education Secretary Duncan to Leave Post in December

Arne Duncan, secretary of education of the U.S. Department of Education, announced his resignation Friday. He will step down at the end of the...

White House Announces Easier, Earlier FAFSA

Students and their parents received good news Tuesday, when the Obama administration announced plans for an earlier and easier Free Application for Federal Student...

Best-Practices Document Focuses on Women in Business

At a recent White House meeting, more than 150 business school deans and leaders met with the government’s Council on Women and Girls to...

Engineering Deans Pledge Action on Diversity Goals

At the White House’s inaugural Demo Day on August 4, more than 100 engineering school deans presented an open letter in which they pledged...