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Mae Jemison Fights for Diversity in Space and in the Classroom

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Dr. Mae Jemison may have her feet firmly planted on the ground these days, but the world’s first woman astronaut of color continues… Read More

[GAME CHANGERS!] Lifting as they Climb: The Heinz Fellows

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By Chris Ivey, 2012 Game Changer Film Fellow Pittsburgh's Westinghouse high school has an enrollment of 707 students, 99% of whom are African… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Stress in Chicago's school system have boiled over, as the Chicago teacher's union voted unanimously Thursday to hit… Read More

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Morris Brown Fights for Life

by Natelegé Whaley

Ten years ago, Morris Brown College was one of four vibrant HBCU’s in the Atlanta University Center, and held an enrollment… Read More

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Hampton's Hairy Issue

by Damon Young

Although the Hampton University business school's ban on dreadlocks and cornrows isn't exactly new news --- this rule has been in effect for… Read More

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Morris Brown College, home to such stars as comedianne Sommore and civil rights activist Hosea… Read More

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by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

Black boys continue to struggle within many United States schools and we’ve got to do something about it. Now. As a part… Read More

Allstate and the Tom Joyner Foundation Raise Funds for Black Students<br />

Allstate and the Tom Joyner Foundation Raise Funds for Black Students

by Melanie Yvette

Each year, an overwhelming number of African American students drop out of college due to financial hardship. This year, radio personality… Read More

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