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Philanthropist and businessman Robert F. Smith is furthering his efforts to empower HBCU scholars through a new financial wellness initiative. The post Robert F. Smith Advances Efforts To Empower HBCU Scholars Through Student Investment Program appeared first on NewsOne.

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NBA referee Derek Richardson has opened an elementary school in Inglewood, California. The post NBA Referee Derek Richardson Opens Reimagined Elementary School In Inglewood appeared first on NewsOne.

The commitment to safety for Black students on college campuses across the country needs to be prioritized.  The post The Importance Of Prioritizing Safety For Black Students On College Campuses appeared first on NewsOne.

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Former Mayor of Atlanta Andrew Young has launched a scholarship fund for HBCU students. The post Andrew Young Launches Scholarship Fund For Students Attending Historically Black Colleges And Universities appeared first on NewsOne.

Right now, the Student Loan Forgiveness application is OPEN! There was a lot questions surrounding how the application process would be and the Biden Administration reached out to Ryan Cameron Uncensored to try to ease all concerns! Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona sat down with executive producer of RCU, Sam Sirmons, to discuss […]

Two HBCUs were among the top 10 of best schools in Maryland. The post All Four Of Maryland’s HBCUs Among Top 15 Best Universities To Attend In The State appeared first on 92 Q.

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Former first lady Michelle Obama and Penguin Random House have launched a scholarship award for young aspiring writers. The post Michelle Obama Aims To Empower Young Writers Through New Scholarship Initiative appeared first on NewsOne.

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The LeBron James Family Foundation has teamed up with Stark State College to cover two years of tuition costs for students at James’ I Promise School. The post LeBron James Family Foundation, Stark State College Lead Scholarship Initiative appeared first on NewsOne.

From Fall 2019 to Fall 2021, enrollment fell 18 percent for all Black students. That's 23.5 percent and 15 percent for Black men and Black women, respectively. The post Black Student Enrollment At Community Colleges Has Declined Since The Pandemic appeared first on NewsOne.

  Notre Dame Of Maryland announced Tuesday that the university will become co-ed in the Fall of 2023 after 125 years as a women’s college. The school said it was a unanimous decision by the NDMU Board of Trustees. “The Board recognized that in order for NDMU to flourish for years to come, we needed […] The post Notre Dame Of Maryland To Become Co-Ed After 125 Years appeared first on 92 Q.

A new course for AP students seeking to earn college credit is devoted to teaching about the comprehensive African-American experience. The College Board has made the program available to 60 unnamed high schools across the country, with plans to expand nationwide to all interested high schools in the 2024-2025 school year. The post New AP African American Studies Course Debuts This Fall appeared first on The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media | Hip-Hop Wired.