Racial Wealth Gap Persists Despite Degree, Study Says
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Racial Wealth Gap Persists Despite Degree, Study Says

Patricia Cohen, THE NEW YORK TIMES (The New York Times) — Even with tuition shooting…

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To Be Equal: The Educational Equity and Excellence Project
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To Be Equal: The Educational Equity and Excellence Project

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   “An investment in knowledge always pays the best…

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University of Alabama Elects First African American SGA President in Nearly 40 Years
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University of Alabama Elects First African American SGA President in Nearly 40 Years

Amanda Bennett, HUFFINGTON POST   TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (Huffington Post)—On March 10, Elliot Spillers was elected…

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Child Watch: Overcoming Homelessness to Become an A Student
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Child Watch: Overcoming Homelessness to Become an A Student

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist “I decided that my education was the most important…

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The Boomerang Generation
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The Boomerang Generation

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist One of the most interesting findings of the data recently…

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Child Watch: Black Men Share Keys to their Success
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Child Watch: Black Men Share Keys to their Success

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist We know the commonly repeated claim that there are…

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‘Gainful Employment’ Rule Throws Black Students for a Loss
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‘Gainful Employment’ Rule Throws Black Students for a Loss

By Harry C. Alford NNPA Columnist Last week, the Obama Administration declared war on 1…

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Placing Athletics Above Academics
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Placing Athletics Above Academics

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   Why does sports play such a prominent role in…

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Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine to give $70 million to USC for new academy [LA Times]
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Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine to give $70 million to USC for new academy [LA Times]

[LA Times] Hip-hop star Dr. Dre and music mogul Jimmy Iovine are donating $70 million…

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Class of 2013: Courage, Choice and Compassion.
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Class of 2013: Courage, Choice and Compassion.

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   “Raise your eyes now, and look from the…

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