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  • Gender Equity

    March 9, 2014

    Kerger: Women Leaders Must Focus on Mentoring the Next Generation

    Paula Kerger, president and CEO of PBS, gave the keynote speech March 8 at the ACE Women’s Leadership Dinner.

  • Higher Education for Development

    March 25, 2013

    USAID and Higher Education for Development Announce Women's Leadership Program

    The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Higher Education for Development (HED) have announced that five universities in the United States have been selected to partner with higher education institutions in five countries to promote...

  • Government Regulation

    March 20, 2013

    New Campus Obligations Under Violence Against Women Act

    ACE has prepared a brief memo that reviews new obligations for colleges and universities under the Violence Against Women Act, which are effective March 7, 2014.

  • Gender Equity

    March 2, 2013

    ACE Honors Juliet V. Garcia and Karen S. Haynes at Women's Leadership Dinner

    ACE has awarded Juliet García, president of The University of Texas at Brownsville, with the ACE Lifetime Achievement Award and Karen Haynes, president of California State University San Marcos, with the 2013 Donna Shavlik Award.

  • Gender Equity

    July 16, 2012

    ACE Convenes Discussion on Women in Higher Education Leadership

    Although women earn the majority of postsecondary degrees, they occupy just 26 percent of all college presidencies, according to recent data from ACE. To coordinate efforts to bridge that gap, ACE’s Inclusive Excellence Group last month convened...

  • Access and Success

    March 5, 2011

    ACE Honors Susan L. Perry With 2011 Donna Shavlik Award

    ACE this evening honored Susan L. Perry, a pioneer in the integration of computing and library services, with the 2011 Donna Shavlik Award in recognition of her lifelong commitment to advancing women’s issues in higher education. The award was...

  • Diversity in Leadership

    Black and Female in Academia

    Over the years, the predominantly white professorate still controls entry into faculty positions; consequently, this gatekeeping affects advancement of minorities into administrative posts.

  • Gender Equity

    By the Numbers: Gender Gap in Higher Education Holding Steady

    The gender gap in higher education seems to be stabilizing for every group, except one.

  • Up Front: Spring 2010

    ACE and the College Board Collaborate on Access and Diversity; Faculty-Board Engagement Proves Effective; Behind the Scenes of Gender Equity: 2010; New Threat Assessment Guide for Campuses; Patching America’s Leaky Pipeline: Women in Sciences;...

  • Gender Equity

    ACE Women’s Network

    ​The ACE Women’s Network is a national system of networks within each state, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia with the goal of advancing and supporting women in higher education.