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It’s Time for Black Scholars to Escape the Academic Plantation

I argue that it’s time for black scholars to re-consider the manner and creativity by which they pursue their career objectives. The academic plantation offers some black scholars a false validity; part of the “mama I made it” syndrome that adds almost nothing to the communities from which they came.

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Dr. Safiya Hoskins

APA Heritage Month: Heather Chang

“Yeah, I was going to say that you speak English really well for…”

My Caucasian classmate’s voice trailed off as he struggled to find the right words. 556 more words

Asian

New Football Unis for the Orange, or should we call them the Grey?

Yesterday, Syracuse hosted a press releasing for their new football uniform set that they will begin wearing against Villanova to start the 2014-2015 season. Unlike Florida State or Miami, Syracuse was a program that has searched for an identity, but has struggled to find one. 328 more words

Latina editor uses her magazine to reach women about more than just beauty

Damarys Ocaña Perez guest of Magazine Speaker Series

The pages of Latina magazine offer content for women who reflect a true mix of nationalities and cultures. 645 more words

Syracuse

Hannibal: Clouds of War by Ben Kane

The fields of Cannae run with the blood of 60,000 Roman soldiers, the Carthaginian General Hannibal has smashed the two consular armies sent against him and the path to Rome itself is open.  781 more words

Roman Fiction

Denise Gasiorowski Award

I woke up today to some very exciting news. I’ve been awarded the Denise Gasiorowski Award for 2014, which is an honor in creative writing that awards $400. 203 more words

News

IRS Sounds Warning on Immigration Scammers

“The Internal Revenue Service today sounded another warning for taxpayers to guard against sophisticated and aggressive phone scams targeting consumers, particularly recent immigrants.  Potential victims are threatened with deportation, arrest, having their utilities shut off or having their driver’s licenses revoked.   19 more words

Abogado De Inmigracion