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Peace Hyde

Media Personality Peace Hyde Using Business to Transcend Poverty in Africa

Aim Higher Africa offers tools, resources, and capital for youths to start, grow, and sustain viable businesses

Peace sat down with Black Enterprise to discuss how in less than three years, she…

By Crystal I. Berger

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HBCU

How Do You Choose an HBCU? There’s an App for That

Grambling State University junior develops HBCU HUB

Fortunately for today’s students, before you visit an HBCU campus you can download an app…

By Robin White Goode

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Student Loan Debt

Student Loan Debt Is Now More Than $1.3 Trillion

Devise a strategy to manage your indebtedness

Do you live in New York? You are more likely to have a higher loan…

By Robin White Goode

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avoid debt

Keeping Millennials Out of Debt

Stopping burdensome college student loan debt before you even get started

Students and graduates in the U.S. have a combined student loan debt of $1.3 trillion.…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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physics

Let’s Get Physics, Says No. 1 Producer of U.S. Physics Teachers

New Jersey Center for Teaching & Learning makes this complex subject more accessible

They are succeeding. According to a report by Hanover Research, which examined the results of…

By Robin White Goode

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Racial Assault Triggers Solidarity Among Maine Students

High school has many Muslim immigrants from Somalia

In Portland, Maine, one of the least racially diverse states in the nation, a white…

By Robin White Goode

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Butler College Prep

Betsy DeVos – Will What Happened in Michigan Happen in New York?

Providing oversight is a key to success, charter school principal says

Betsy DeVos has been U.S. Education Secretary for little more than a week, yet concerns…

By Robin White Goode

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associate degree

Who Has More Debt?: Associate Degree Holders or M.B.A.’s?

College degrees that have the most—and the least

But like that of most Americans, debt is most likely in my children’s future. But…

By Robin White Goode

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graduate

This Student Took 15 Years to Graduate and Learned Something Big

You can learn a valuable lesson from this student

Persisting to graduation isn’t always easy. Many students lack maturity and self-discipline, and sometimes school…

By Robin White Goode

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Give Something Back Foundation

Give Something Back Foundation Supports Students In Need

Provides full scholarships and mentoring

The organization partners with 17 universities or trade schools in five states. Scholars must attend…

By Robin White Goode

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student loans

Black History: The African American Woman Behind Pell Grants

Lois Dickson Rice made college possible for needy students

It was at the College Board that Rice promoted and helped to develop the Pell…

By Robin White Goode

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Equipping Our Kids — The STOP Shows How to Interact with Police

This social-emotional curriculum empowers students in Chicago Public schools

That sentence alone needs to give us pause. Bryant doesn’t look suspicious. He’s rather a…

By Robin White Goode

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art collecting

Fine Artist Cheryl R. Riley on the Art of Art Collecting (Part 1)

Art expert Cheryl R. Riley's extensive body of work includes public and private art, installations, sculptures, decorative art, and residential murals

Fine artist Cheryl R. Riley has a wide-ranging career, spanning more than four decades and…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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education

Education Is the Way Out of Poverty

We need to respond to children where they are

Instead, schools should offer a varied curriculum which caters to students who have a range…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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DeVos

How Will Betsy DeVos Affect Your Neighborhood Schools?

Probably not as much as you think

For example, when the Department of Education issued guidelines about school discipline, districts responded. They…

By Robin White Goode

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turning away muslims

There’s Nothing Christian About Turning Away Muslims

HBCU president speaks of a ‘sense of justice’

American “Christianity” has become so identified with the American political right that it has really…

By Robin White Goode

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travel ban

Will Trump’s Travel Ban Affect Americans Studying Abroad?

We talk with Beyond the States to find out

Although the Trump administration seems to take a reactionary approach to globalization, the rest of…

By Robin White Goode

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Detroit

This College Student is Ready to Take on Detroit

A Motor City native, Myya D. Jones is poised to lead

The former intern at the U.S. House of Representatives also wants to make sure poor…

By Robin White Goode

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Grandmaster

First Black Chess Grandmaster Makes Big Move

Maurice Ashley joins board of Chess in the Schools

A big part of the excitement was the presence of Maurice Ashley, a Jamaican native…

By Robin White Goode

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ImeIme Umana

Black History Then and Now: ‘The Harvard Law Review’

ImeIme Umana follows in the footsteps of Barack Obama, as the new president of 'The Harvard Law Review'

During Black History Month—and really any time of the year—it’s fascinating to learn about the…

By Robin White Goode

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How To

Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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