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Models Monday: Banah Ghadbian, Spelman College C'2015

Banah Ghadbian gave the valedictory address at Spelman College’s 128th Commencement. Ghadbian and her mother were refugees from Syria who eventually made their way to Arkansas. 283 more words

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As Morehouse and Spelman graduate, consider fate and funding of HBCUs

Carolyn Ash, Ed.D. is Managing Director of Ash Consulting Group, which helps guide the efforts of schools and other organizations committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. 741 more words

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April 11 African American Historical Events

* Today in Black History – April 11 *

1865 – President Lincoln recommends suffrage for African American veterans
and African Americans who are “very intelligent.” 479 more words

African American History

HUR Staff Spotlight: Jamaica Pouncy

Jamaica Afiya Pouncy (she does prefer you use her middle name) is the University Scholars program coordinator for Honors and Undergraduate Research and the National Fellowships Coordinator for Texas A&M University. 395 more words

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The wise Jim Carrey…really?

So, I don’t love all of Jim Carrey’s humour. For example, potty humour doesn’t do it for me. I remember a scene from “Me, Myself and Irene”, where his character took a dump on the neighbour’s lawn, just to get back at him for something. 544 more words

BEAUTIFUL NEWS: The Impressive Bronner Twins From Spelman Are Now Practicing Pastors!

Remember those Spelman girls? Specifically, twins Kristie and Kirstie Bronner (yep, of the Bronner Bros. hair extravaganzas and company), who were the historic HBCU Spelman College’s… 287 more words

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Tomgram: Howard Zinn | "I Plead Guilty" (to Insubordination)

Finishing School for Pickets 
By Howard Zinn (August 6, 1960)

By Howard Zinn and Paula Giddings  TomDispatch.com  March 24, 2015

[The excerpt from a longer 1960 piece by Howard Zinn and Paula Giddings posted at  1,349 more words

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