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Black History Month: Lester Holt, Broadcast Journalist

28 days of modern black history makers

Broadcast journalist Holt became the first African American solo anchor of a weekday network nightly…

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Tamron Hall Replaces Bill Cosby on Temple University’s Board

Award-winning journalist becomes fourth woman added to the board

Temple University taps Tamron Hall to replace Bill Cosby on their board of trustees.

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Tai Beauchamp Talks Career Transitions, New Show and Advice to Younger Self

Beauchamp opens up about transitioning from editorial to television

Journalist and style expert, Tai Beauchamp, talks transitioning from editorial to television and hosting her…

By Courtney Connley

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Shaun Robinson Leaves Access Hollywood

Award-winning journalist says it's time to take her career to the next level

Shaun Robinson departs “Access Hollywood” to focus on future development and production projects within the…

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Cari Champion to Become New ‘SportsCenter’ Anchor

Champion to start new gig mid-July

ESPN2’s “First Take” co-host lands new gig as an anchor for “SportCenter”.

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Lester Holt Named Permanent Anchor of NBC ‘Nightly News’

Holt's predecessor, Brian Williams, will remain at network as an anchor for MSNBC

NBC appoints Lester Holt to the position of permanent anchor for “Nightly News”.

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Journalist and Diversity Champion, Dori Maynard, Passes Away at 56

Well-known journalist succumbs to lung cancer

Dori Maynard, a journalist and champion for newsroom diversity, passes away in her Oakland home…

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Mitzi Miller, Ebony Magazine

Ebony Editor-in-Chief Mitzi Miller Leaves Johnson Publishing Company

Award-winning journalist plans to pursue new ventures in television and film

Award-winning journalist Mitzi Miller steps down from her position as editor-in-chief of Ebony magazine

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T.J. Holmes Joins ABC News Team

Holmes will serve as co-anchor for two of the network's news shows

T.J. Holmes to join ABC News as co-anchor of “America This Morning” and “World News…

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National Civil Rights Museum to Honor Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Women of Power Summit Legacy Award recipient to be honored for her trailblazing journalism career

Black Enterprise 2015 Women of Power Summit Legacy Award recipient to be honored by the…

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Universities Uninvite African Journalists Due to Ebola Fear

Two southern universities cancel visitation trips from African journalists

Two southern universities uninvite African journalists due to Ebola fear

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On the Move: Aliya S. King Joins Ebony and Kim Keenan Named CEO of Leading Nonprofit

Ebony magazine and the Minority Media and Telecommunications Council make new staff announcements

Ebony names Aliya S. King as its new entertainment editor, and Kim Keenan becomes CEO…

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NABJ Co-Founder and Veteran Journalist, Charles Stone Jr. Dead at 89

Founder of the National Association of Black Journalists has died

He died Sunday in Chapel Hill, N.C. at an assisted living facility

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SXSW Interactive is one of the largest interactive conferences in the country and from March 9-13, 2012 there will be 20,000 people converging on Austin, Texas. SXSW is a gathering of techies, entrepreneurs, journalist, startups, social media advocates and marketers. The discussion will include the latest mobile apps, tech startups launching, new technology products/gadgets being released and authors releasing new books. To help you maximize your experience at SXSW Interactive here are six tips to get the most out of your trip. —Hajj Flemings

6 Tips to Maximize Your SXSW Interactive Experience

Before heading out to the annual festival here are a few things you should know

As techies converge on Austin, TX for SXSW Interactive here are a few key points…

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