August 15, 2017
Breaking African American News

Lowe’s Continues Support Of Thurgood Marshall College Fund With $500,000 Donation To HBCU Gap Scholarship Program

WASHINGTON, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Thurgood Marshall Fund (TMCF) received $500,000 from Lowe’s for the TMCF | Lowe’s Gap Scholarship, which has provided over $1.2 million to graduating seniors at Historically […]
August 15, 2017
African American News

The Association of Black Cardiologists Announces Esteemed Honorees in Cardiology and Health Equity for 8th Annual Spirit of The Heart Awards Celebration

Award-Winning Journalist Tamron Hall to serve as Mistress of Ceremonies NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) will host its eighth annual Spirit […]
August 14, 2017
Breaking African American News

College Choice Releases 2017 Ranking of the 50 Best Historically Black Colleges and Universities

EUGENE, Ore., Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published a ranking of the 50 Best Historically […]
August 14, 2017
African American News

Management Concepts Announces Scholarships and Sponsorship of Blacks In Government 39th Annual National Training Institute

TYSONS CORNER, Va., Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Management Concepts Inc., the nation’s premier provider of professional development, performance improvement, and human capital solutions for the public sector, […]
August 14, 2017
Breaking African American News

CAIR Says Removal of Confederate Memorials Nationwide a ‘Fitting Response’ to Terror Attack on Va. Anti-Racist Rally

Muslim civil rights organization offers template resolution for public bodies seeking to remove Confederate symbols WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the […]
August 11, 2017
African American News

Morgan State Seeks Nominations for Outstanding Reporting on Black Life

Recipient to Receive Vernon Jarrett Medal for Journalistic Excellence BALTIMORE, Aug. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Morgan State University’s School of Global Journalism and Communication (SGJC) will present its 2017 Vernon Jarrett […]
August 11, 2017
African American News

5 Tips to keep Dark Skin Fashionably Flawless

NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Even toned, healthy-looking beautiful skin is always on trend but seasonal changes can affect how fabulous it looks.  Skin of color is […]
August 10, 2017
African American News, Black Entertainment

New Jack Swing Pioneers Guy Set To Headline At Black Enterprise Inaugural Black Men XCEL Summit, Aug. 30-Sept. 3

The Annual Sporting/Networking/Social celebration will take place at the PGA National Resort, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Chart-topping group Guy, pioneers of the New […]
August 10, 2017
African American News

Reuters launches scholarship programs at Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, in partnership with the National Association of Black Journalists

NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Reuters, the world’s largest international multimedia news provider, announced today the launch of two new scholarships in partnership with the National […]
August 10, 2017
Breaking African American News

New NAACP President Derrick Johnson on Missouri boycott, future of NAACP at NPC Headliners Luncheon, Aug. 29

WASHINGTON, Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — New NAACP President Derrick Johnson will address the future of the NAACP at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon on Tuesday, Aug. 29. Johnson, a […]
August 10, 2017
Breaking African American News

PRSA Foundation Will Provide Grants To Multicultural Students To Attend PRSSA National Conference

NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The PRSA (Public Relations Society of America) Foundation has announced it is offering grants of up to $2,500 each for eight multicultural students to attend […]
August 9, 2017
African American News

Black Men Have Lowest Survival Rates Among Patients with Anal Cancer

As published in JNCCN – Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center found significant racial and gender-based disparities in outcomes […]
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