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EDUCATION

Meet Sprint Sensation, Triple Olympic Medalist, Tori Bowie
1 year ago

Meet Sprint Sensation, Triple Olympic Medalist, Tori Bowie

By  •  EDUCATION

Fresh from the Rio games in Brazil, this African-American Gold/Silver/Bronze winner is a star in the making. Consider highlighting how her status skyrocketed as a relatively unknown athlete from …
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Mayo identifies differences between healthy and cancerous tissue in breast
1 year ago

Mayo identifies differences between healthy and cancerous tissue in breast

By  •  EDUCATION

A team of Mayo Clinic researchers has identified evidence of bacteria in sterilely-obtained breast tissue and found differences between women with and without breast cancer. The findings are published in Scientific Reports.


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Kurt Sayenga Talks Breakthrough Series
2 years ago

Kurt Sayenga Talks Breakthrough Series

National Geographic Channel Series “Breakthrough” provides a thought-provoking and imaginative perspective on scientific discovery as it unfolds. Each episode follows scientific explorers working on cutting-­edge projects with breakthrough potential. Here …
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The 15 Characteristics of Effective Entrepreneurs
2 years ago

The 15 Characteristics of Effective Entrepreneurs

By  •  TECH, Featured, EDUCATION

There is no one right way to be an entrepreneur. Business leaders come from all sorts of backgrounds and have varying areas of expertise.

You might be an entrepreneur if …
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3 Best Ways To Invest Your Money
2 years ago

3 Best Ways To Invest Your Money

By  •  MONEY, EDUCATION

If you’ve found this article already it means that you are in search of the best ways to invest your money. Well you have come to the right place! Investments …
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Tablets and the future of education
2 years ago

Tablets and the future of education

By  •  EDUCATION

This spring, fourth-graders in a Tallahassee, Fla., classroom chronicled the life cycle of plants. Preschoolers in Mesa, Ariz., practiced Spanish, and special education students in Phoenix communicated aloud with classmates …
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$1 Million in 1 Day: ‘Reading Rainbow’ Kickstarter Earns Pot of Gold
3 years ago

$1 Million in 1 Day: ‘Reading Rainbow’ Kickstarter Earns Pot of Gold

By  •  EDUCATION

You did it, Internet readers. In just half a day, LeVar Burton’s Reading Rainbow campaign to raise $1 million on crowdfunding website Kickstarter has reached its seven-figure goal.

The money …
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Nas Starts “The Nas Scholarship Fund” For College Graduates
3 years ago

Nas Starts “The Nas Scholarship Fund” For College Graduates

By  •  EDUCATION

Nas once rapped “read more, learn more, change the globe” and he is putting his money where his bars are. Today (May 28th), the Queensbridge legend and his investment company …
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Minority Students Don’t Only Get Less Experienced Teachers, They Also Get Less Effective Ones
4 years ago

Minority Students Don’t Only Get Less Experienced Teachers, They Also Get Less Effective Ones

By  •  EDUCATION

It’s already known that low-income students of color generally have less experienced teachers, but a new study from the Center for American Progress reveals they have less effective teachers, too.


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Sean Combs Will Speak At Howard University’s Commencement
4 years ago

Sean Combs Will Speak At Howard University’s Commencement

By  •  EDUCATION

Entertainer and entrepreneur Sean Combs will deliver Howard University’s commencement speech this year in Washington.

The school announced Tuesday that Combs will be among five people who will receive honorary …
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Harvard University Admits Highest Number Of Black Students In School’s History
4 years ago

Harvard University Admits Highest Number Of Black Students In School’s History

By  •  EDUCATION

There was a time when black students were not allowed to attend Ivy Leagues universities. This year, Harvard University proved just how far they’ve come from that part of their …
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