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[STUDY] Black Women and Asian Men Underrepresented in Magazines

Despite black women getting Sept. covers, research shows that the playing field is still not diverse

A recent study by student and faculty researchers at the College of William & Mary…

By Janell Hazelwood

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5 Tech Innovators Share Winning Career Advice

Black technology innovators share career advice on breaking boundaries in technology

Black technology innovators share career advice on breaking boundaries in technology.

By Kandia Johnson

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The Alarming Health Effects of Working Overtime

Studies show increased health risks and decrease in productivity

Studies find increased health risks for professionals who work overtime.

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On the Move: New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center Appoint New CMO

Daniel Cherry III will oversee marketing, communications, and community initiatives

Daniel Cherry III, new CMO for New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center, will helm all…

By Janell Hazelwood

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5 Educational Initiatives Parents and Caretakers Should Know About

National educational initiatives in STEM, mentorship, art, and international studies

National educational initiatives in STEM, mentorship, art, and international studies.

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‘Our Family Dinner’ Unites Young Professionals For Social Gathering and Family-Style Dinners

Founder talks promoting authentic social interactions and planning for global expansion

Founder of Family Dinner talks promoting authentic social interactions, and global expansion.

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PhaShanta Hubert Talks Becoming a Celebrity Host and Running Her Own Media Company

Hubert attributes much of her success to her family

PhaShanta discusses balancing her own media company, building a brand, and motherhood.

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10 Online Resources to Help You Help Your Child

U.S. Department of Education list of online resources for parents

U.S. Department of Education list of online resources for parents.

By Kandia Johnson

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Baltimore Creates an Additional 3,000 Summer Jobs for City’s Youth Following Freddie Gray Riots

City officials launch nonprofit to help improve job opportunities for youth

Following the Freddie Gray riots that erupted earlier this year, Baltimore has created 3,000 additional…

By Courtney Connley

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5 Questions to Ask to Help Your Child Succeed in School

The US department of education releases parenting checklist to empower families

The US department of education releases parenting checklist to empower families.

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Jembere Eyewear Owner Shares 5 Business Lessons Learned

Entrepreneur, Abaynesh Jembere shares her business lessons learned with budding small business owners

Jembere Eyewear owner, Abaynesh Jembere, shares 5 business lessons learned with bugging entrepreneurs.

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Cozette M. White Creates Chore System That Teaches Kids About Money and Wealth

Kids earn money, not burn through their parents' money

Cozette M. White is on an unapologetic mission to transform lives and bank accounts.

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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, Rapper Common, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on the Effects of Youth Unemployment

Schultz sheds light on the racial injustices minority youth face when seeking employment

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, Rapper Common, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel talk about the adverse…

By Courtney Connley

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[WATCH] 10 Best Cities in the World to Be a Student in 2015

Survey releases the best cities in the world for students

Survey releases the best cities in the world for students.

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[RECAP] The Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation Hosts Town Hall to Improve Black Male Achievement

Kappa Alpha Psi foundation hosts Town Hall: 'Building a Movement for Black Male Achievement'

Kappa Alpha Psi foundation hosts Town Hall: “ Building a Movement for Black Male Achievement.”

By Kandia Johnson

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‘Read Where You Are’ Campaign Encourages Young People to Enjoy Reading

'Read Where You Are' encourages reading across the nation

“Read Where You Are” encourages reading across the nation.

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Willow Smith Drops Words of Wisdom During ‘I-D Magazine’ Shoot

Teen talks her music and shares what she thinks of her generation

Willow Smith talks her music and shares what she thinks of her generation.

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On-Campus Smoothie Truck Business on Track for $1 Million

Keon Davis shares four pieces of advice to aspiring entrepreneurs

How one entrepreneur is cashing in on the tastebuds of college students, with an innovative…

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Starbucks-Led Initiative Kicks off Youth Job Fair in Chicago

Job fair expected to serve at least 3,000 pre-registered Chicago youth

Starbucks-led 100,000 Opportunities Initiative kicks off in Chicago with plans to grant thousands of young…

By Courtney Connley

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Does Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Have a #BlackLivesMatter Problem?

Democratic presidential hopeful remains the underdog as he rallies for African American voters

Bernie Sanders is the Democratic underdog when it comes to black voters, and his run-ins…

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