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7 hrs ago | City Paper

Jazz Setlist, July 10-16: Integriti Reeves, CapitalBop, and John Kocur

The last year or so has really been the making of Integriti Reeves . She's not exactly a newcomer to D.C. jazz, being a native Washingtonian, a graduate of both the Duke Ellington School of the Arts and Howard University, and a veteran of most of the city's jazz bandstands.

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Related Topix: Washington, Jazz, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, The Cardigans, Music, Entertainment

12 hrs ago | US News & World Report

How Women, Minorities Can Find Colleges That Offer STEM Support

Students that don't see faculty or peers who look like them in their classes can lose their motivation, experts say.

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Related Topix: University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Science, Computer Science, University of Dayton, University of Maryland Baltimore County

17 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Scientific Investigators from Howard University Participate in Research Retreat

"Institutionally, we have a near-term goal to increase Howard's research expenditures to more than , Ph.D., P.E., associate provost for research and graduate studies, who convened the retreat.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Wale shows maturity in latest confrontation

Wale performs in the crowd at Yardfest Music festival at Howard University in 2010 - Josh Sisk/For the Washington Post I don't spend a whole ton of time following hip-hop beefs, mainly because half the time they're nothing more than promotional tools disguised as problems.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Business Journal

Howard University says it soon will have two proposals for hospital partner

Howard University Hospital is projected to have a loss of $37 million in the fiscal year ending June 30. The previous year the hospital lost $21 million.

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Related Topix: Washington DC

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

11,500 Alpha Kappa Alpha members coming to Charlotte for conference

Members of Gastonia's Alpha Kappa Alpha chapter, Zeta Mu Omega, sport the sorority's signature green and pink colors.

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Related Topix: Student Society, Sororities, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Shaw University, Western Carolina University

Fri Jul 04, 2014

HeraldSun.com

Murray's legacy

There's a bumper sticker you see now and then that says, "Well behaved women rarely make history."

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Related Topix: Durham, NC, Chapel Hill, NC, Opinion

Patch.com

Time to Ticket 'Slow Poke' Drivers in Virginia?

Georgia implemented its new "Slow Poke" law this week. The law requires drivers in the left lane of a Georgia highway move to the right when a vehicle traveling at a faster speed comes up from behind.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

WBAL-AM Baltimore

Thunderstorm Watches & Warnings In Place

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR, THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND, HOWARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND, SOUTHEASTERN ARLINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA, NORTHERN PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND, NORTHWESTERN ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY IN ... (more)

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Related Topix: Weather, Maryland, Prince Georges County, MD, Anne Arundel County, MD, Hailstorm, Natural Disasters

The Miami Herald

New dean looks to Howard law school's past to shape its future

Danielle R. Holley Walker is the new dean of the Howard University Law School. She has been a professor and associate dean at the University of South Carolina Law School.

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Related Topix: University of South Carolina, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Cape Cod Times

A visit to Howard University

As part of the National Society of Newspaper Columnists convention in Washington, D.C., this year, the attendees did a lot of predictable things - enjoyed a banquet honoring Will Rogers, visited museums, imbibed in a noisy hospitality suite.

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Related Topix: African-American, Science / Technology, Inventions, Opinion

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Review: 'African American Art' a revelation at the Crocker

Every third Sunday of the month is "Pay What You Wish Sunday." If you haven't already seen "African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era and Beyond" at the Crocker Art Museum, be sure to put a visit to the show on your calendar.

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Related Topix: African-American, American University, Painting, Arts, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY

Daily Kos

Justice of the Day - Thurgood Marshall

Today's Justice of the Day is: THURGOOD MARSHALL. Justice Marshall was born on this day, July 2, in 1908.

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Related Topix: African-American, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Jul 01, 2014

CBS Local

Study: D.C. and Maryland Drivers Are the Worst

It's been a big debate in the nation's capital for years. Who are the worst drivers in Washington, D.C.? It's a valid question with drivers from Maryland and Virginia pouring into the city each workday.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Washington D.C. Travel

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

the Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology

In the future CEIN will collaborate with the NC Museum of Life and Science in an educational effort spanning G8-12 to adults.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Duke University, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Kentucky, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Washington Post

Pointing a finger at the Districta s worst drivers

D.C. residents experienced 11,007 crashes in 2012, 37 percent of the city's total that year.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

National Society of Newspaper Columnists Honors Roger Ebert

Of course, like ALMOST every other movie reviewer, I'm not convinced that a two-hour-and-forty minute toy commercial elaborately disguising itself as a movie is something A sense of hopelessness invades every frame of "Siddharth," yet its story is not emotionally manipulative.

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Related Topix: Hampton, NY, East Hampton, NY, Opinion

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The New York Observer

Meet Emmet Sullivan, IRS Judge Who Once Sicced a Special Prosecutor on DOJ

Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner takes the Fifth before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, March 5, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: Tax, US News

The Times

UL System confirms Cynthia Warrick as interim GSU president

The UL System confirmed Cynthia Warrick as the interim president of Grambling State University at its meeting in Baton Rouge on Friday.

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Related Topix: Grambling State University

Time

Historically Black Colleges are Becoming More White

Graduates celebrate during the 2014 graduation ceremonies at Howard University, a well-known HBCU, in Washington on May 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: Bluefield State College, African-American, Texas, University of Pennsylvania

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