Institutions of higher education and the students and community members our coalition serves have faced significant challenges this past year. In our mission, we express that CUMU is dedicated to
The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities is proud to announce its 2020/22 executive committee. Elections were held virtually on October 27, 2020 during the CUMU president’s council meeting. Members
The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU) is pleased to announce that Lynn E. Pelco, Ph.D., has been awarded the 2020 Barbara A. Holland Scholar-Administrator Award, an award
The past few months have presented extraordinary challenges to our communities, as we continue to grapple with the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, record rates of unemployment, and the unrelenting issues
Creating lasting change to combat systematic racism and inequities
Don’t miss this necessary and honest conversation.
In his historical ‘I Have a Dream’ speech, the Rev. Dr. Martin
In early June, Anchor Learning Network (ALN) members immersed themselves in a three-day virtual convening with the primary purpose of exploring the various implications that the COVID-19 pandemic has
Post-secondary attainment is increasingly necessary to break the cycle of poverty and homelessness. However, people facing homelessness and housing insecurity experience barriers in transitioning into post-secondary education, including
Our campuses and communities are being confronted by three crises—the global COVID-19 health pandemic, the resulting economic fallout, and persistent police brutality and structural racism—all three deeply intertwined.
Our Black students,