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financial aid

Financial Aid Myths to Debunk Now

Remember, knowledge is power

I can hardly claim to know everything about financial aid, but in the days when…

By Robin White Goode

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Prairie View Wins Ford HBCU Community Challenge

First-place win includes $75K in grants and scholarships

Prairie View A&M University, whose diverse team made up of black, white, Hispanic, and East…

By Robin White Goode

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FAMU

FAMU, Lockheed Martin Sign $5M NASA Agreement

Partnership ‘will open doors for students,’ says interim Florida A&M University President Larry Robinson

Okoli says that both graduates and undergrads will work with Lockheed Martin, whose needs will…

By Robin White Goode

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College Board

College Board Resources Helps Students Make Informed Choices

From free test prep to checklists, these aids can make a big difference

Last week I spoke with Steve Bumbaugh, senior vice president of College & Career Access…

By Robin White Goode

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for-profit graduate

Enrollment in Predatory For-Profit Graduate Schools Is Steady

Black women are overrepresented in this sector, CAP reports

Although much has been reported about for-profit schools defrauding and misleading students, much less information…

By Robin White Goode

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Scholarship Money

Don’t Miss Out On $100M of Unclaimed Scholarship Money

Students across the country are missing out on scholarship opportunities by letting deadlines pass or from laziness

Last year, over $100 million in scholarship money went unclaimed. That’s why it’s vital to…

By Jessica Brown

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Tribal Colleges

Tribal Colleges and Universities Serve Indigenous Students

You must be at least a quarter Native American to qualify for these benefits

You’ve heard of HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), but do you know about TCUs?…

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Consortium

The Consortium Blazes Paths to Career Success

The Consortium promotes diversity and inclusion in American business schools and corporations. The support provided by this prestigious network not only enables the furthering of education, it also positions MBA graduates to achieve professional success

The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management Drives Success for MBA Students. Leading Schools and…

By Preston Charles

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open letter

Morgan State President Explains Why He Signed Open Letter to Trump

‘Bigotry, hatred, won't make America great,’ David Wilson says

An open letter to Donald Trump signed by 110 college presidents urges the president-elect to…

By Robin White Goode

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college-ready

PwC Recruits Diverse College Students Who Can Succeed

PwC's Start Internship provides a pathway to a Big Four accounting firm

“We’ve identified key dimensions or attributes that we believe predict success at PwC,” says Adams,…

By Robin White Goode

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college

How to Pay for College When You’re Broke

New book by College Gurl helps students make informed funding decisions

“College is possible even when you’re broke, ”says Jessica Brown, president and CEO of College…

By Robin White Goode

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choosing a career

Why Choosing a Career in STEM Is Everything

Even in a hot industry, knowing what to do next can be challenging

I’ve written a bit lately about the need for career fluency and how earning a…

By Robin White Goode

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school

5 Steps to Succeeding in High School and Beyond Part 1

Here is a way to help students achieve greatness

Lastly, during your senior year, go for it. Run for president. By then you will…

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educators

Educators See Uptick In Hate Speech Following Trump’s Election

Most acts of harassment occur in K-12 schools

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, of the 10 reported types of incidents of…

By Robin White Goode

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iSow

iSow Now so You Can Reap Later

On #Giving Tuesday, help your youngsters save to help others

iSow is a free, smart savings platform that helps to reduce consumerism and waste. It…

By Robin White Goode

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Mars

National Geographic Goes to Mars

Astronaut Mae Jemison advises on the science

National Geographic has produced a six-episode docudrama that tells the story of a mission to…

By Robin White Goode

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international students

Are International Students in Trump’s Crosshairs?

The higher ed community is concerned about restricted access for international students under Trump's presidency

Throughout his campaign, Donald J. Trump spoke disparagingly of immigrants. His calls to “ban” Muslims…

By Robin White Goode

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Central Florida

University of Central Florida Uses Innovation to Serve Students

Gates Foundation recognizes UCF’s culture of improvement

Allan Golston, president of the Gates Foundation’s U.S. program, recently wrote about the innovative work…

By Robin White Goode

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for-profit

For-Profit Stocks Rise With Trump’s Election

Predatory schools happy to see Republicans in charge

You may not be surprised to learn that the day after the election, for-profit stocks…

By Robin White Goode

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CodeCrew

CodeCrew Equips Underserved Kids With STEM Training

Kids ages eight to 17 learn how to code

What is CodeCrew? Founded by Egwuekwe, Petya Grady, and Audrey Jones, CodeCrew teaches middle and…

By Robin White Goode

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How To

change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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