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University of Pennsylvania Will Allow Former President to Revise Dissertation

by | April 22, 2018

The University of Pennsylvania will allow Dr. Gregory J. Vincent—the former president of Hoba

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Syracuse Fraternity Permanently Expelled Over Racist Video

Syracuse Fraternity Permanently Expelled Over Racist Video

by Associated Press |

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Syracuse University announced Saturday that it has permanently expelled a fr

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Court Ruling Bad News for Struggling Morris Brown

by Reginald Stuart |

Financially struggling Morris Brown College this month was dealt another blow when the Georgia

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Lessons From Starbucks’ Imperfect Response to Systemic Racism

by Chayla Haynes Davison and Lori Patton Davis |

During our recent time at the American Educational Research Association Conference in New York

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Simmons’ Presidency Ushers in New Era for Prairie View

by Sammy G. Allen |

Dr. Ruth J. Simmons took the mantle this weekend as the first woman and eighth president of Pra

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Research Course at AERA Proves Successful 11 Years Later

by | April 19, 2018

At the American Educational Research Association annual conference that ended in New York this

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Black Intellectuals Tasked With Forging Connections

by Lois Elfman |

At a time when many see a reinforcement of racism and oppression, a panel of Black intellectua

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Stress and Overtraining Can Derail Your Workouts

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Overtraining is rooted in stress and can sabotage your workouts. To avoid overtraining and get

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Fresno State Professor Calls Barbara Bush an ‘Amazing Racist’

Fresno State Professor Calls Barbara Bush an ‘Amazing Racist’

by Associated Press |

FRESNO — A California state university is investigating comments made on Twitter by an Englis

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Syracuse University Fraternity Suspended for Racist Videos

Syracuse University Fraternity Suspended for Racist Videos

by Associated Press |

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — A university in upstate New York has suspended a fraternity over videos show

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College Apologizes to Students After Professor Curses

College Apologizes to Students After Professor Curses

by Associated Press |

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — A community college in New Jersey has issued an apology after one of its p

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Emory, 13 Others Bring List of American Talent Initiative Members to 100

by | April 18, 2018

The American Talent Initiative has pushed forward in its goal to enroll 50,000 more high-achiev

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Study: Violent Behaviors, Weapon Carrying Down Among Black Youth

by Sammy G. Allen |

Violent behaviors and weapon carrying have decreased among African-American adolescents, but ho

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Tension By Choice: Reflecting on Code-Switching and Living Two Lives

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Although I recognize that many first-generation students experience code-switching and feeling

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Things to Remember About Barbara Bush

Things to Remember About Barbara Bush

by Associated Press |

HOUSTON — Here is a look at several things to know about the life of former first lady Barbar

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