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If Diversity Is America’s “Secret Weapon”…

...The Executive Leadership Council's mission is to get corporations to use it to full effect

Over the past two days the Executive Leadership Council has been holding its annual series…

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A Diversity Focus for the Armed Forces

The U.S. Military attempts to address advancement concerns of African American personnel

When President Harry S. Truman signed into effect Executive Order 9981 in 1948, he envisioned…

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News Roundup: Week of Aug. 31- Sept. 6

Jobless rate rises; GlobalHue joins aqueduct team

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Black Power in Great Britain

A media executive presents a list of the best and brightest British professionals

A former lawyer-turned journalist-turned-media executive created the Powerlist, a compilation of 100 black business, political,…

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College Students Wanted

Sodexos recruitment efforts for recent grads bring a competitive edge to its bottom line

Angelique Nelson is a recent college graduate with a job. She was hired as a…

By Shahdai Richardson

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Energy Efficient

A global HR auto exec believes organizational effectiveness is necessary for growth and is a constant work in progress

Stephanie Dawkins, senior vice president of AB Volvo is regarded as one of the top…

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News Roundup: Week of Aug. 17 – Aug. 23

Gerber fined for discrimination; Nursing school gets grants

News Roundup: Week of Aug. 17 – Aug. 23

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N.Y. county settles suit; FAMU Law gets accreditation

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SBA’s 8(a) Program Promotes Equal Opportunities

Combat discrimination by taking advantage of viable option

Small business owners who feel that discriminatory practices have prevented them from successfully growing their…

By Joseph Loddo

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The Changing Roles of the Chief Diversity Officer

As diversity recruitment is threatened by record layoffs, CDOs must strive to be strategic partners

Many a chief diversity officer (CDO) finds themselves watching the dismantlement of succession planning models…

By Gregg Smith

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Moving the Numbers

What must be done to prepare African Americans for opportunities in STEM fields

Ramsey Smith, Ph.D., is a space scientist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt,…

By Brittany Hutson

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40 Best Companies For Diversity: Where the Jobs Are

Massive cuts and layoffs continue but as companies restructure, opportunities for job seekers will increase. Do you have what these organizations are looking for?

Massive cuts and layoffs continue but as companies restructure, opportunities for job seekers will increase.…

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Staying Focused on Best Practices

As massive job cuts have forced many companies to reorganize and reprioritize spending, the diversity…

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Black Is Not Always in Fashion

Michelle Obama's fashion choices reopens discussion on the lack of diversity in modeling

Since everything in fashion comes into style again, maybe I shouldn’t be surprised that more…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Women of Power: Voice From the Summit

Today I met a Woman of Power who has been attending our conference since…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Leadership Excellence

Top lawyer speaks on hard work, overcoming challenges

With the nation ushering in a new era with President Barack Obama, many are citing…

By Janell Hazelwood

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The Impact of the Economic Crisis on Diversity Initiatives

As companies trim their workforce and cut costs to weather a faltering economy, women and…

By Renita Burns

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What Does Diversity Mean for Employees?

Few companies have a clear definition of what diversity means

Despite the claims by many companies that diversity is a priority, few companies have a…

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Barnard College

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Brown University

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Cornell University

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Tuskegee University

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Xavier University

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Yale University

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Johns Hopkins University

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Mailing Address: Mason Hall 3400 N. Charles Street Baltimore, MD 21218
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Wesleyan University

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Jackson State University

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Tennessee State University

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Wellesley College

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Emory University

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Smith College

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Davidson College

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Haverford College

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Carleton College

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Columbia University

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Amherst University

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Swarthmore College

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Fisk University

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Stanford University

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Georgetown University

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Morehouse College

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Hampton University

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Howard University

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North Carolina Central University

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University of California-Berkeley

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Northwestern University

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Spelman College

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Mailing Address: 350 Spelman Lane S.W. Atlanta, GA 30314-4399
Rank on 2008 List: 1
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Duke University

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Oberlin College

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Clark Atlanta University

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University of Pennsylvania

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Morgan State University

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Mailing Address: 1700 E. Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251
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University of Virginia

www.virigina.edu
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 400160, Charlottesville, VA 22904
Rank on 2008 List: 39
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New York University

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Mailing Address: 665 Broadway, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10012
2008 Rank:46
2006 Rank: N/A
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Vanderbilt University

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Mailing Address: 2201 West End Ave., Nashville, TN 37240
2008 Rank:38
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Florida A&M University

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Mailing Address: Lee Hall, Suite 400, Tallahassee, FL 32307-3200
2008 Rank: 18
2006 Rank: 1
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Williams College

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Pomona College

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Princeton University

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Grambling State University

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Mailing Address: 403 Main St., Grambling, LA 71245
Rank on 2008 List: 40
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South Carolina State University

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University of Maryland – College Park

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AT&T Loses Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

Sales representative awarded more than $400,000

A Dallas jury ruled AT&T Corp. racially discriminated against a worker and ordered the telecommunications…

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Affirmative Action Under Attack

Anti-affirmative action initiatives challenged

Ward Connerly, head of the American Civil Rights Coalition, is spearheading the November ballot initiatives…

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Johnnetta Cole Shares “The Noah Principles” at the Women of Power Summit

In 2008, Johnnetta B. Cole addressed the third annual Women of Power Summit in La…

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Channeling Better Images

How James Makawa is trying to change the face of Africa

Since 2005, The Africa Channel, the first American cable channel devoted to airing programming from…

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