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The Test You Don’t Know About that Could Make a Big Difference in Your Child’s Future

Students do worse in this ‘subject’ than they do in math

When my children and I were selecting colleges, we didn’t consider a school’s ability to…

By Robin White Goode

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How You Can Still Apply to College and Attend School This Fall

NACAC has a great tool you can use—if you act now!

Do you think it’s too late to attend college for this fall? Think again. Whether…

By Chelsea L. Dixon

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Learning Through Jackie Robinson’s Legacy

How these organizations help young people “swing for the fences”

As a lifelong baseball fan, former high school ballplayer, and coach for 20 years, I…

By Robin White Goode

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PWIs

BE Heard: The Survival Guide for Students of Color at PWIs

A college student offers her strategy as a PoC at a PWI

These next few pointers are the guide to addressing race relations on PWIs and making…

By Ida Yohannes

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diverse talent

The 2017 Greenlighters Academy Develops Hollywood’s Next Stars in Boot Camp

ABFF Greenlighters Academy Fellows learn about decision-making corporate careers in film

This spring, the American Black Film Festival—June 14–18 in Miami Beach—held its first ABFF Greenlighters…

By Robin White Goode

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Is Your Campus Racially Literate?

Race matters in college, says leader of the Center for the Study of Race & Equity in Education

Harper walked on stage and like a cannonball went through a litany of racial threats…

By Robin White Goode

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Morehouse College Interim President Has Died

William Taggart, known as Bill, dies at 55

“We are deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Interim President William J. ‘Bill’ Taggart,…

By Robin White Goode

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DeVos

Will Betsy DeVos #ProtectOurStudents?

The U.S. Secretary of Education testifies before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee

Betsy DeVos answered questions from the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee this morning after defending the Trump…

By Robin White Goode

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Failing to Succeed

Today’s young people need to be tougher, but the world they’re in is already too tough

During a panel he moderated at the New York Times Higher Ed Leaders Forum last…

By Robin White Goode

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Johnny Taylor to Leave Thurgood Marshall College Fund

One of Ebony's Power 100 to lead SHRM

Taylor recently appeared at the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit in Houston alongside Chairman and CEO…

By Robin White Goode

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Code2040 Is Set to Disrupt and Close The Wealth Gap

Code2040 prepares black and Latino students to excel in tech

As readers of Black Enterprise know, STEM jobs are the future. Unfortunately, relatively few black…

By Robin White Goode

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Student Has Commencement Like No Other—on the Subway

Delay notwithstanding, family, friends, and fellow New Yorkers make a special moment

But here’s a sweet story from Inside Edition about a young man who missed his…

By Robin White Goode

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Don’t Go Broke: What You Need to Know About Student Loans

Pay down your debt responsibly

But my children and I have already talked about things like the interest rate they’re…

By Robin White Goode

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SAT

College Board Partners with CZI to Expand Access to Underserved Students

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative supports efforts to increase chances of college success

I was thrilled the other day to hear this great news: The College Board is…

By Robin White Goode

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graduating

Easing the Transition from College Student to Adulthood

You’ve graduated—what’s next, and how can your parents help?

A choice from the book that I especially appreciate is Produce more and consume less.…

By Robin White Goode

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graduating seniors

8 Ways to Get a College Degree

These tips will help you stay the course and earn a college degree

If you look at college graduation rates through the lens of race, it doesn’t look…

By Robin White Goode

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public relations tips

Looking for a Summer Internship? Use This Resource and Get Hired Now

InternAlliance directly matches employers with qualified students

Yes, that’s true, but even at this late date you may be able to snag…

By Robin White Goode

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Black Pittsburgh Steeler Is Now a Neurosurgeon at Harvard

Myron Rolle will start training to tackle brain injuries

Next month Rolle, a 6′ 2″ former safety with the Tennessee Titans and Pittsburgh Steelers…

By Robin White Goode

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Disastrous Trump Budget Could Deter Future Violas

Priorities don't include education or the arts

Viola Davis’s hard, hungry childhood has a spectacularly happy ending, thanks in part to programs…

By Robin White Goode

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3 Facts I Learned About Harvard’s Black Graduation Ceremony

The ceremony shows unity, community

When I first heard about the black graduation ceremony at Harvard, I was opposed to…

By Robin White Goode

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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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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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