August 31, 2017
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Millennial Women Have Yet to Recover from the Great Recession

WASHINGTON, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In advance of Labor Day, a new analysis of national unemployment rates by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) finds that many young women, particularly […]
August 31, 2017

NAMIC Announces Winners Of The 2017 Excellence In Multicultural Marketing Awards

NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) today announced the winners of its Excellence in Multicultural Marketing Awards (EMMA). The competition recognizes excellence in […]
August 30, 2017

Susan Strachan – putting passion into the cosmetic industry

With over 25 years’ experience in the beauty industry, Jamaica born, New Jersey based, licensed cosmetologist and salon owner Susan Strachan has upped the ante with […]
August 30, 2017
African American News

FirstEnergy Foundation Donates $1,000 to Akron Urban League in Honor of Former Cleveland Indians Great André Thornton

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The FirstEnergy Foundation has donated $1,000 to the Akron Urban League in honor of former Cleveland Indians star André Thornton, who recently spoke at […]
August 29, 2017

PhD Project Report: NC A&T Business School Led U.S. in Number of Underrepresented Faculty in 2016-17; Rutgers Had Most Among Majority-Serving Institutions

MONTVALE, N.J., Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The PhD Project, an award-winning program to create diversity in management, today released results of its survey on the representation of […]
August 29, 2017
African American News

Morehouse School of Medicine Joins the NIH All of Us Research Consortium

ATLANTA, Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) has been selected to join the NIH ‘All of Us’ Research Program as part of the SouthEast Enrollment Center […]
August 28, 2017
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Breastfeeding: A Gift that Lasts a Lifetime! 5th Annual Black Breastfeeding Week, August 25-31, 2017

Q&A with Ms. Calondra Tibbs, MPH, Senior Advisor, Public Health Programs, National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), Washington, DC, August 28, 2017 WASHINGTON, Aug. […]
August 25, 2017
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John Quiñones To Keynote The 31st Annual NAMIC Conference

Longtime Journalist, Education and Equality Advocate Brings His Powerful Barriers-Breaking Story to Conference Opening Session NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — John Quiñones, Veteran journalist and host of “What […]
August 25, 2017
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Planned Parenthood and Black AIDS Institute Announces Program to Expand Comprehensive HIV Prevention Services at Health Centers Across the Country

NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Planned Parenthood announced a multi-phase pilot program to build and expand its comprehensive HIV prevention and education efforts. Gilead Sciences, Inc, a […]
August 24, 2017
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Voya Financial Supports ‘Mansfield Rule’ Initiative to Advance Diversity in Law Firm Leadership

NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has partnered with Diversity Lab to support the “Mansfield Rule,” an initiative that measures whether law firms […]
August 23, 2017
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“Church’s Loves Atlanta” to be Showcased at BronzeLens Film Festival

Atlanta-Based Event Celebrating Diversity in Film to also be Sponsored by Church’s Chicken® ATLANTA, Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — As part of its ongoing mission to spotlight the […]
August 23, 2017
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AMERICAN EVOLUTION™ Commemorates The Historic Arrival Of The First Africans In 1619 Virginia

The African Arrival will commemorate the history of the twenty Angolan Africans that reached the Jamestown settlement nearly 400 years ago WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — […]
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