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Sasha Obama is breaking from the family tradition of Ivy League education. The youngest Obama will not follow her parents to suburban Boston, Massachusetts, or Princeton, New Jersey, or the Upper West Side of Manhattan where the former president and first lady got their four combined degrees from Ivy League institutions. Even eldest daughter Malia…

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Summer break is quickly coming to an end, and it’s time for college students to start moving onto campus. As you stroll through the store to gather your snacks for your dorm room, pick up these healthy snacks to keep that summer physique well into the school year. 1. Trail mix. When choosing the healthiest option…

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On Aug. 16, the National Council of Negro Women, the Tom Joyner Foundation and PUSH Excel announced a partnership with Denny’s to assist students who attend Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Held at the NCNW’s headquarters in Washington, D.C., the event featured commentary from Janice Mathis, executive director of NCNW, Denny’s president and CEO John…

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Prince Jackson has graduated from college. The 22-year-old son of the late Michael Jackson became a college graduate on Saturday, May 11, 2019, when he picked up his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. Prince’s cousin TJ Jackson posted a picture of the pair on social media and wrote: “Prince, it’s been a long road but you…

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Moments before Michelle Obama entered Giles Hall at Spelman College in Atlanta, students who attend the prominent HBCU for women and their male counterparts from nearby Morehouse College discussed how their lives were inspired by her memoir, Becoming. Obama snuck into the room shortly after 1 p.m. and surprised the students, who were given the…

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College graduation is near, which means it will be time for millions of students to start paying back those student loans. Student loans are one of the biggest reason Americans have debt. Reducing or eliminating student loan debt can be trying, but here eight ways to get that balance under control. Pay a little extra…

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Morehouse College recently made national headlines after its board of trustees approved a policy that will allow individuals who self-identify as men, regardless of the sex assigned to them at birth, to be considered for admission into the nation’s only historically Black school for men. The Gender Identity Admissions and Matriculation Policy will be implemented during…

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. has responded to reports of a prostitution ring allegedly orchestrated by one of its members at Fort Valley State University. The alleged ring leader, Alecia Jeanetta Johnson, 49, was indicted on April 5, 2019, and has since been charged with six counts of prostitution, three counts of pimping and two counts of…

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Seven people are facing jail time due to a scandal that rocked Fort Valley State University. According to The Atlanta-Journal Constitution, Alecia Jeanetta Johnson, 49, allegedly served as a ring leader in the prostitution ring. Johnson, who served as an executive assistant to the president of Fort Valley State University and previously a graduate adviser to the…

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