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Tuesday Apr 15 | US News & World Report

10 Historically Black Colleges Where Freshmen Return

At Morehouse College, an all-male historically black college in Atlanta, the freshman retention rate averaged 82.5 percent from 2008-2011.

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Related Topix: Atlanta, GA, Morehouse College, Brown University, University of Notre Dame, Arkansas Baptist College

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Tallahassee Democrat

Eddie Jackson: Engineering school is a vital source of Ph.D.s

One of the most significant outcomes of the FAMU-FSU engineering college has been the steady increase in the number of Florida A&M graduates earning Ph.D.s in engineering.

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Related Topix: Georgia Tech, Howard University, Florida, Florida Government

Fri Apr 11, 2014

North Texas e-News

On this day -- April 11

April 11 is the 101st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar . There are 264 days remaining until the end of the year.

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Related Topix: Atlanta, GA, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Tayside County, Scotland,

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Spelman College Digital Moving Image Salon Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The Spelman College Digital Moving Image Salon has been a catalyst to encourage students to explore their interests, satisfy their curiosities and create resulting documentaries that have spanned a gamut of topics from homelessness, women of color in the military, foster parenting, activism, surviving Hurricane Katrina, heterosexism, and more.

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Related Topix: Atlanta, GA, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, New York University

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Counterpunch

Martin Luther King, Jr: a Victim of the United States' 20th Century Anti-Communist Campaign

MARX: A HERO FOR OUR TIME? - Suddenly, everyone from the Wall Street Journal to Rolling Stone seems to be talking about Karl Marx.

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Related Topix: Martin Luther King, Jr., Mandela, Drama Movies, Atlanta, GA

Cross Roads News

Anita' story captured in documentary

The story of law professor Anita Hill, who accused Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas of unwanted sexual advances in 1991, will be screened in Atlanta on April 5 at the UA Tara Cinemas.

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Related Topix: Atlanta, GA

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Zap2it.com

'Justified': Erica Tazel's parents thought they were getting a doctor

Erica Tazel: I didn't know on a conscious level. I went to college with the intent of being a physical therapist.

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Related Topix: Erica Tazel, Atlanta, GA

Sys-Con Media

10th Anniversary Spelman College Women of Color Conference Brings...

Themed " 21st century Leadership: Leading Forward ," the 2014 conference will explore several essential components vital to leadership success.

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Related Topix: Atlanta, GA, African-American, Access Hollywood, Entertainment, Television

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Examiner.com

(Mis)represent: The black female body in performance

The March 31st panel discussion provides a means of analyzing and addressing misrepresentations of the black female body as it relates to the performing arts and other related media.

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Related Topix: Atlanta, GA

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Huffington Post

Ella Baker: My Civil Rights Generation's 'Fundi'

Until the killing of Black men, Black mothers' sons, becomes as important to the rest of the country as the killing of a White mother's son - we who believe in freedom cannot rest until this happens.

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Related Topix: Activism, Mississippi, Shaw University

Towleroad

Anti-Gay Chalkings At Georgia College

Morehouse College and Spelman College of Georgia teamed up for Pride Week 2014 in order to bring awareness of the LGBT communities to students on their respective campuses.

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Related Topix: Morehouse College, Gay/Lesbian

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Creative Loafing Atlanta

Scholars seek realignment between LGBT and civil rights movements

When Martin Luther King began to speak of "the Beloved Community" in 1956, the Stonewall riots which helped spark the gay rights movement was still 13 years away.

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Related Topix: African-American, Gay/Lesbian, Atlanta, GA, Emory University

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