BY OLIVIA S. GOODHEART
Five Jackson State University W.E.B. Du Bois and Maria Luisa Alvarez Harvey Honors College students used a combination of inventiveness, partnership and hard work to win the fifth annual Up to Us campus competition. Students from 75 colleges and universities around the coun ...
Posted Thursday, May 25th 2017 at 10:09AM
HBCU graduates continue to come up with innovative ways to brand practical, everyday services as their own and LaQuita Foreman is no exception to this new phenomenon. A D.C. native, LaQuita started her professional journey in 2008, while attending Saint Augustine’s University. A woman of great expr ...
Posted Thursday, May 25th 2017 at 10:06AM
THIS JUST IN FROM SENATOR PATRICK LEAHY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE!
BREAKING: Senator Patrick Leahy’s REAX To The New #CBO Score For The #Trumpcare Bill.
CBO: "Trumpcare can't be fixed."
Read more HERE! https://www.leahy.senate.gov/…/reactio ...
Posted Wednesday, May 24th 2017 at 6:05PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM THE ARC:
Owning a Home with a Special Needs Trust by The Arc
By Amy R. Tripp, Esq., Special Needs Alliance
To say that adequate housing options for persons with disabilities is a challenge is an understatement. As ...
Posted Wednesday, May 24th 2017 at 4:52PM
Actor Saint Ranson is preparing for his role as legendary singer Wilson Pickett in the Amazon Independent film, "In the midnight hours". Ronson was selected to portray Pickett after 8 years of casting and scouting efforts by producer and director Stanley V. Henson, Jr. Saint Ranson was born on Decem ...
Posted Wednesday, May 24th 2017 at 11:31AM
Erick Willie, the first tubist to graduate from the University of the Virgin Islands with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education, immediately put his degree to use upon graduating in 2014. He started to teach music at Arthur Richards Junior High School on St. Croix, and has been introducing youngster ...
Posted Wednesday, May 24th 2017 at 11:08AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM MINISTRY MARKETING, PR COACH PAM PERRY!
TODAY - STARTING AT 6:00 P. M. EST!!
Did you know that the key to growing your business and social media platforms to become an influencer is by having a book.
Learn to Sta ...
Posted Tuesday, May 23rd 2017 at 4:34PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM OSER!
Supporting Youth with Disabilities in Juvenile Corrections
BHSM—Bilingual Language Development
Posted Tuesday, May 23rd 2017 at 3:58PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM NAMI-MARYLAND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR KATE FARINHOLT!
THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!
Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate the 2017 NAMIWalks Maryland! The day was a huge success with amazing energy and spi ...
Posted Tuesday, May 23rd 2017 at 2:05PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM MAGNUS SECURITY CEO/PRESIDENT MARQUES OLIVER!
Founded Magnus Security shortly after becoming a licensed Private Patrol Operator authorized by the state of California Bureau of Investigative an ...
Posted Tuesday, May 23rd 2017 at 11:58AM
The Virginia Union University women's basketball program has announced that Shareka and Shameka McNeill have signed National Letters of Intent to play for the Lady Panthers beginning in the in 2017-18 season.
While at Harding University High in Charlotte, N.C., both scored 1,000 points each in ...
Posted Tuesday, May 23rd 2017 at 10:37AM
Eleven Southern University graduate students were left with nothing but the clothes on their back after a fire broke out at their apartment complex on Highland Road in Baton Rouge on May 6, 2017. At least five of the students were candidates in the May 12th Spring 2017 Commencement. The students wer ...
Posted Tuesday, May 23rd 2017 at 10:28AM
By ADD SEYMOUR JR.
Photo on News Center Top Story
The newest group of Morehouse Men must lead the charge of a new, post-Obama era, CNN political analyst Van Jones told the Class of 2017 during Morehouse College’s 133rd Commencement ceremony Sunday.
“You graduate as the first Morehouse Men t ...
Posted Tuesday, May 23rd 2017 at 10:23AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM AUTISM RESEARCH INSTITUTE!
WHAT: Research Update: GI issues & ASD - Serotonin
as a Potential Brain Gut Link
WHEN: Wednesday, May 24th
TIME: 1 - 2 ...
Posted Monday, May 22nd 2017 at 5:55PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION!
Please join the U.S. Department of Education
Family Ambassador, Family Engagement Team, and Educators at ED for a forum on family engagement.
Innovative Practices in Family Engagement
Posted Monday, May 22nd 2017 at 4:35PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM USDE!
Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants
Title IV, Part A of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
Changes to the Title IV, Part A, Student Support and Aca ...
Posted Monday, May 22nd 2017 at 3:57PM
Shian Williams, a communication disorders graduate student from Stone Mountain, Ga., was selected to receive the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship.
Williams is among 23 North Carolina recipients who will work in the health field next year learning to effectively address the social factors that impact ...
Posted Monday, May 22nd 2017 at 1:50PM
The National Black Theatre Festival® (NBTF) this year will highlight the work of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University resident costumer designer Gregory Horton, who is being recognized at the event’s opening night gala for Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design.
NBTF is t ...
Posted Monday, May 22nd 2017 at 1:40PM
This year the UNCF awarded B-CU $100,000 to provide graduating seniors the opportunity to graduate with a zero account balance so that they could advance into the workforce without an outstanding balance with the university. Last week nearly 800 family and friends shared their excitement as 374 stud ...
Posted Monday, May 22nd 2017 at 1:38PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM ICCM CEO APOSTLE DR. MICHAEL CHITWOOD!
"Let us come boldly before the throne of grace that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in the time of need" (Hebrews 4:16).
Please join our Warrior Brides Prayer Summits ...
Posted Sunday, May 21st 2017 at 1:56PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM APOSTLE JONAS CLARK MINISTRY!
Battle ready faith is different. It's not ordinary, everyday faith. It's not Sunday morning faith, and it's not a shallow belief in God faith. No, battle ready faith activates during tim ...
Posted Sunday, May 21st 2017 at 1:26PM