Articles in the Higher Learning Category

CSU’s Last Mile Program To Assist Students In Reaching Graduation!
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Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning on 19 April 2017
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CSUohio.edu Posted April 19th 2017   University receives pilot grant from APLU and USU to Enhance Student Success Initiatives! Cleveland State University has been awarded a $50,000 pilot grant from the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) and the Coalition of Urban Serving Universities (USU) to create the Last Mile program, which will provide [...]

Elyria Teachers Union, District Approve Contracts!
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Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning, MXO Business Report on 18 April 2017
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MorningJournal.com By Carol Harper Posted April 18th 2017 (PHOTO: ELYRIA SCHOOL BOARD DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS, AMY SHRINK)   Elyria City School Board and Elyria Education Association approved last week a three-year contract. Director of Human Resources Gary Taylor said negotiations started March 23 and completed April 8. “We’re very pleased to report that (April 11), [...]

UCLA Ends Kent State’s Season In NCAA Tournament!
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Posted in Breaking News, Health & Fitness, Higher Learning, Sports on 20 March 2017
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KentWired.com By Henry Palattella Posted March 20th 2017 (PHOTO: KENT STATE GUARD DESMOND RIDENOUR)   KENT STATE FORWARD JIMMY HALL The Kent State men’s basketball team’s season came to an end Friday night at the hands of the boys from Westwood, as the UCLA Bruins beat Kent State 97-80 to knock the Flashes out of [...]

Republican Official Dan Adamini Apologizes After Calling For ‘Another Kent State!’
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Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning on 9 February 2017
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CSMonitor.com By Gretel Kaufmann Posted February 9th 2017 (PHOTO: DAN ADAMINI, SECRETARY MARQUETTE COUNTY MICHGAN REPUBLICAN PARTY)   Michigan GOP official Dan Adamini has deleted his Twitter account following posts on social media that suggested that protesters should be shot like the four antiwar demonstrators who were killed by the National Guard at A Republican official has apologized [...]

Muslim Community Fears Backlash After Ohio State Attack!
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Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning on 29 November 2016
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NPR.org Posted November 29th 2016 (PHOTO: ABDUL RAZAK ALI ARTAN)   At an off-campus coffee shop Monday, Ohio State University senior Mohamed Farah catches up on his homework. “I didn’t get a lot of work done today just because there’s a lot going on,” he says. “I tried to stay away from the news, but [...]

Rihanna’s ‘Clara Lionel Foundation’ Is Bringing More Black People From The Islands To The U.S.!
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Posted in Higher Learning, MXO Entertainment News on 19 July 2016
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NaturallyMoi.com By Jen Nicole Posted July 19th 2016   RIHANNA’S CLARA LIONEL FOUNDATION MISSION VIDEO Rihanna has always been philanthropic, especially regarding the people in her homeland- the island nation Barbados. Well now Rihanna is looking to help financially-strapped students overseas who have been accepted at U.S. colleges. Students from Barbados, Brazil, Cuba, Haiti, Guyana, [...]

Susan Rice Calls For Diversity In National Security Corps During Commencement Address!
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Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning on 23 May 2016
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KultureKritic.com By Ryan Velez Posted May 24th 2016   At an appearance at Florida International University’s commencement, Susan E. Rice, President Barack Obama’s national security advisor, said that the overabundance of white people  in key government positions is not only showing poor diversity, but also may pose a national security risk, reports The Grio. During [...]

Cleveland Black Teens Win FIRST Robotics World Championship!
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Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning on 20 May 2016
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TheBlackHomeSchool.com By Victor Trammell Posted May 20th 2016   A team of predominantly black students (three pictured above) from Cleveland, Ohio have just made history by winning the 25th annual FIRST Robotics Competition World Championship. The students are attendants at Cuyahoga Community College’s Youth Technology Academy in Cleveland. The FIRST Robotics Competition World Championship is an [...]

7 Good Things That Could Look Negative On A College Application!
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Posted in Higher Learning on 18 May 2016
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YourBlackEducation.com By Susan Gichuhi Posted May 18th 2016   In my experience helping students with literally thousands of college application essays, it has become second nature for me to immediately recognize what works and what falls flat. However, I can see why it’s not easy for the layperson to understand what might be inappropriate for [...]

Kent State Observes 46th Annual May 4 Commemoration With Samaria Rice As Keynote Speaker!
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Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning, Special Events on 27 April 2016
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Kent State University Posted April 28th 2016   Samaria Rice, mother of Tamir Rice, to serve as keynote speaker  Kent State University holds its 46th annual commemoration of May 4, 1970, with events taking place April 26 through May 4. The annual commemoration, hosted by the May 4 Task Force, provides an opportunity for the [...]