Category Archives: Urban Education

Baltimore’s Security Square Mall to Host the 19th Annual ‘Uplifting Minds II’ Saturday, April 21, 2018

Baltimore’s Security Square Mall to Host the 19th Annual ‘Uplifting Minds II’ Saturday, April 21, 2018

*Security Square Mall in Baltimore confirms hosting the 19th annual “Uplifting Minds II” (ULMII) entertainment conference on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 1- 4 p.m. The entertainment conference, also presented by The Baltimore Times newspaper, starts with a panel of industry professionals that will give advice and answer questions, and ends with a national talent […]

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The Top 25 African American PR Millennials Celebrate Black History Month with Exclusive Spotify Playlist

The Top 25 African American PR Millennials Celebrate Black History Month with Exclusive Spotify Playlist

*As a follow-up to the Top 25 African American PR Millennials series recently published in Huffington Post, Gwendolyn Quinn, writer and global media and communications strategist, partnered with Antonice Jackson, President of the National Black Public Relations Society’s Washington, D.C., Chapter (BPRS-DC), to release the “African American PR Millennials Spotify Playlist,” which includes music by […]

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Danny Glover & Delroy Lindo Join Teen [email protected] Princeton

Danny Glover & Delroy Lindo Join Teen [email protected] Princeton

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*Personal development, empowerment, and accountability are the focuses of the new “From the Fire: Leadership Academy for Young Men” at Princeton University operated by At the Well Conferences, Inc.; a provider of events for teens since 2009. The inaugural two-week boarding program is located on the campus of Princeton University and tailored to minority male […]

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Google to Launch IT Support Certificate Program to Prepare Thousands for Tech Jobs

Google to Launch IT Support Certificate Program to Prepare Thousands for Tech Jobs

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*Google has developed a first-of-its-kind IT Support Professional Certificate on Coursera that will help more Americans get the training they need to enter the tech field. Demand for IT support jobs is increasing. Jobs in this field are projected to grow 10% between 2016 and 2026 — faster than the average of all other occupations. The median annual wage for […]

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Who Were the First Copper-Colored Indigenous Paleo Americans?

Who Were the First Copper-Colored Indigenous Paleo Americans?

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*Are the Black Freedman Indigenous? What do the Dogons think? The Ancient History Hunters documentary film now in pre-production will answer those questions and many more. As their team of citizen scientists and filmmakers uncover ancient historical secrets of antiquity AMERICA! It’s all in this series of educational and entertaining documentaries … a first! Produced by […]

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Stanley Nelson Releases ‘Black Colleges in the Age of Trump’

Stanley Nelson Releases ‘Black Colleges in the Age of Trump’

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*The preeminent storyteller of the African-American experience, Stanley Nelson Firelight Films and The New York Times Op-Docs, the award-winning forum for short-form opinionated documentaries produced by independent filmmakers and artists, today released Black Colleges in The Age of Trump. The film exposes the Trump Administration’s strained relationship with the leadership of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs). […]

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34th National Black Memorabilia Crafts Show Coming in April

34th National Black Memorabilia Crafts Show Coming in April

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*Last year’s event was a huge success. The 34th annual National Black Memorabilia Fine Art & Crafts Show will be April 14 & 15, 2018 at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds, 501 Perry Parkway, in Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877. The objectives of this show are to educate the public on African American history and culture, and to provide an opportunity to […]

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Enoch Pratt Library in Baltimore to Host Dr. Kerri Hobbs’ ‘More Than a Fraction’ Book Tour in 2018

Enoch Pratt Library in Baltimore to Host Dr. Kerri Hobbs’ ‘More Than a Fraction’ Book Tour in 2018

*Save the date Thursday, April 26, 2018 because higher education specialist Dr. Kerri Moseley-Hobbs’ “More Than a Fraction” Book Tour continues in 2018 with a stop at the Enoch Pratt Library (400 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201). The book presentation will be held at 6:30 p.m. in the African American Department of the free library […]

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Isabel Davis Debut ‘The Call’ #3 on Top Gospel Chart

Isabel Davis Debut ‘The Call’ #3 on Top Gospel Chart

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*There’s great reason to celebrate! Isabel Davis’ debut album ‘The Call’ landed at #3 on Billboard’s Top Gospel Album Chart.  This is Davis’ first project to be released in conjunction with industry veteran, Greg Lyons’ Uncle G Records. Davis’ heart for worship has taken her across the country with The Call World Tour. Already in full […]

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Is Secretary DeVos Denying Student Loan Protections?

Is Secretary DeVos Denying Student Loan Protections?

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*In case you haven’t yet heard, Richard Cordray, the first-ever Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) resigned in late November. President Trump’s appointment of Mick Mulvaney to serve as the Bureau’s Acting Director signals a distinct shift in the Bureau’s future. Since enactment of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, this column has […]

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