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Monica Levitan

MBDA Awards Almost $2M to Four HBCUs

by | December 5, 2018
The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) has awarded alm [...] Read more

Winston-Salem Pushes for Access to Healthcare

by | December 4, 2018
Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) has achieved many accomplishments within its School of He [...] Read more

Columbia University Announces Creation of African-American and African Diaspora Studies Department

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On Dec. 1, Columbia University’s Board of Trustees announced it will develop a new Depart [...] Read more

Wrongfully Sentenced Georgetown Alumnus Receives Marshall Scholarship

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Brian Ferguson, a recent graduate from Georgetown University who was once wrongfully sentenced [...] Read more

UNC Chapel Hill Proposes to Move ‘Silent Sam’ into New $5M Building

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After speculation about where to house the Confederate statue ‘Silent Sam’ that was toppled [...] Read more

Significant Increase in U.S. Medical School Applicants Among Women and Minorities

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According to data recently released by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the [...] Read more

Submissions for $500,000 WISE Prize for Education 2019 Now Open

by | December 3, 2018
The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) is now accepting submissions for the 2019 WISE [...] Read more

Texas A&M University to Close for President George H.W. Bush’s Funeral

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Texas A&M University has announced that the Bryan-College Station campus will be closed on [...] Read more

AAUP Begins Investigation of Vermont Law School

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The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) has began an investigation of Vermon [...] Read more

Clarence McKinney named Texas Southern University Head Football Coach

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Texas Southern University (TSU) has named Clarence McKinney as its new head football coach. McK [...] Read more

TouroCOM Harlem Makes Underrepresented Minorities in Osteopathic Medicine a Priority

by | November 30, 2018
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) is on a mission to promote the practice of med [...] Read more

University of Hawaii Researchers: Marijuana Could Reverse Heart Failure

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A recent study from researchers at the University of Hawaii (UH) found that the use of marijuan [...] Read more

Calvin College Changes Date When it Will Become Calvin University

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Calvin College will officially change its name to Calvin University on July 10, 2019 to align w [...] Read more

Dr. Andrew Hsu Appointed President of The College of Charleston

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The College of Charleston Board of Trustees unanimously voted to appoint Dr. Andrew Hsu as its [...] Read more

Poll Shows Biden With Early Lead in 2020 Democratic Presidential Primary

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A University of Massachusetts Amherst poll conducted the week after the 2018 Midterm Election s [...] Read more