Education

40th Annual Black College All-American Weekend a Success

PITTSBURGH – The annual SBN Sports Black College All-American Awards weekend (BCAA) took place on Friday, February 28 and Saturday, March 1, 2014, at the Loews Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. Celebrating its 40th anniversary, the weekend of activities,...
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Dr. Bill Cosby and Others Bring Star Power to Thurgood Marshall College Fund 25th Awards Gala Raising $3.8 Million

Emmy winner, Dr. Bill Cosby hosted the TMCF 25th awards Gala on Nov. 11 with 1400 guests (including 500 students), alongside Redskins Alfred Morris, MC Lyte, and Jennifer Holiday opening with her Grammy Award-winning hit song,” And I Am Telling...
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Too Many African American Young Men Are ‘Cut Dead,’ Says Emory Professor

  ATLANTA — Despite their hopes and aspirations for the future, too many African American young men are still being rendered mute and invisible by society, says Emory University’s Gregory Ellison. His new book,...
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Malik Yoba Supports Book Focused on Bond Between Black Fathers and Sons

(Gary, Indiana) – The Glen Theater recently welcomed author Sedrik Newbern and TV/Film star, Malik Yoba, for a special reading of Sedick Newbern’s new book, titled “Unconditional Forgiveness-Lessons for Letting Go to...
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