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FAMU

FAMU, Lockheed Martin Sign $5M NASA Agreement

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

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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…

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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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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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Green Tech

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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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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summit

UNCF Holds Its Fourth Annual HBCU I.C.E. Summit

Conference empowers African American student innovators

UNCF is hosting its premier four-day HBCU Innovation, Commercialization, and Entrepreneurship Summit—Nov. 16–19—with the goals…

By Robin White Goode

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higher ed

Higher Ed Not Feeling a Trump Presidency

Is a Trump victory good for colleges and universities?

As it dawns over every area of industry that Donald Trump is now the U.S.…

By Robin White Goode

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college

Are the College-Educated Deciding this Election?

Exploring the divide between those with and without degrees

It’s certainly debatable whether or not that’s true, but there’s no getting around the fact…

By Robin White Goode

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snapchat

DJ Khaled, BET Networks Launch First-Ever Snapchat College Tour

Colleges and universities are using Snapchat and celebrities to attract prospective students.

The program assists high school seniors with the college application process and Get Schooled will…

By Samara Lynn

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National Book

Read—It’s National Book Lover’s Day!

If you can, read

It’s National Book Lover’s Day–so get a book to read. Learn how to make time…

By Robin White Goode

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Financial Aid

Importance of Building a Relationship With the Financial Aid Office

Be focused and open-minded when securing financial aid

During the college process, you must maintain the focus and remain open-minded. This is especially…

By Jessica Brown

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David Duke

HBCU Hosts Former Klansman David Duke in Senatorial Debate

Dillard University's president takes the high road

David Duke, a former Ku Klux Klansman and anti-Semite running for senator in Louisiana, participated…

By Robin White Goode

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Chicago Scholars

Chicago Scholars Among First to Be Accepted to College

Seven-year college access and success program holds its 10th annual Onsite Admissions Forum

Chicago Scholars held its 10th Admissions Forum last week. Read how 1,000 students met with…

By Robin White Goode

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students

Scholarship Rewards Students Looking to Change the World

Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars program seeks those committed to social justice

For high school students with a commitment to social justice, the Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars…

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How To

windfalls

How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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