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  1. Single Mom Masterminds $700K Swing From Debt to SavingsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... I know what it's like not to have to pay those bills, and that's what I wanted for her," says Anderson, a Howard University graduate. "We didn't have cable. No internet," she recalls, adding that instead they watched old or borrowed DVDs and VHS ...

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  2. Meet the single mom who went from $100K in debt to an early retirement nest eggRead the original story

    Sunday | Dallas Morning News

    ... I know what it's like not to have to pay those bills, and that's what I wanted for her," says Anderson, a Howard University graduate. Taje Perkins (left) and her mother, Takiia Anderson, snapped a photo on Taje's first day at Spelman College in ...

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  3. Judicial Follies: Small changes in directionRead the original story

    Sunday | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... and it was as segregated a society as Alabama or Mississippi. So Marshall instead attended law school at Howard University in Washington, D.C. Beginning in 1940, he began bringing cases challenging legal segregation. He eventually became Chief ...

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  4. Cartographer tries to map D.C. tunnels, but many secrets are tightly heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Watertown Daily Times

    ... furnaces,” Carter writes. There are the ivy-covered sand silos alongside McMillan Reservoir near Howard University, which were part of a now-defunct underground sand filtration facility where, Carter describes, “drinking water slowly ...

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  5. Democratic Sen. Harris to make campaign trip to IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... ... more Her first-ever political race was for freshman class representative on the student council at Howard University; she said it prepared her for a career in public service. Her first-ever political race was for freshman class representative on ...

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  6. Howard Herman | Designated Hitter: UMass basketball players raring to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... New Hampshire and Harvard, before playing two home games in the Las Vegas Holiday Invitational against Howard University and Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Those teams were a combined 63-99 last year, with only Harvard (18-14) having a winning record. Those ...

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  7. How this single mom masterminded a $700K swing from debt to savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Daily Herald

    ... left, poses for a photo with her daughter Taje Perkins during a campus visit to Anderson's alma mater, Howard University in Washington. Today, Anderson's student debt is long gone. She has nearly $500,000 in retirement savings, and her daughter, ...

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  8. CBCF Releases First-ever Multidisciplinary Journal on the Black AgendaRead the original story

    Friday Oct 12 | PRWeb

    ... accomplish as a nation," said Dr. Elsie L. Scott, interim president & CEO, CBCF; and founding director, Howard University's Ronald W. Walters Leadership and Public Policy Center. "I applaud the authors and the editorial board for their leadership ...

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  9. 17 things you might not know about Kamala HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | SFGate

    ... ... more Her first-ever political race was for freshman class representative on the student council at Howard University; she said it prepared her for a career in public service. Her first-ever political race was for freshman class representative on ...

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  10. Unc-TV GM to join cannabis firm, Kqed hires radio director, and other comings and goingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Current

    ... at The Associated Press, CBS Radio and ABC Radio News. He also lectured at University of Ghana and at Howard University. Holly Kernan rises from executive editor, news, to chief content officer. In addition to news she now oversees arts, science and ...

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  11. Common Council honors Vel Philips in ante chamber room dedicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Weekend

    ... In 1948, Phillips was a law student at the University Of Wisconsin Madison Law School. A graduate of Howard University in 1946, she experienced racial tension while on campus, enduring until 1951 when she graduated. She became the first African ...

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  12. HBCU InnovatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Black Engineer

    ... rgraduate and graduate research. Dr. Gary Harris is associate provost for research and graduate studies at Howard University. He spoke to USBE Online recently about innovation at the college.

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  13. Mayor Lovely Warren Hosts the UNCF Rochester Mayor's LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | PRWeb

    ... historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) that support them. Melanie Johnson, graduate of HBCU Howard University and reporter at Spectrum News, will serve as mistress of ceremonies. "As a staunch advocate for the higher education of our ...

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  14. 'This Is Us' recap: The Pearsons are barely holding it togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | USA Today

    ... Randall, of course, thinks it's his responsibility to keep the family together. Even though he got into Howard University, his dream school, he can't help but lecture his mom and siblings rather than celebrate himself. And when it comes down to it, ...

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  15. Black Nerd CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Black Engineer

    Minority student groups are more likely than their counterparts to rely on social media channels, such as Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram, to learn about colleges. "Keep trying to introduce them to programming languages like C++ and Java and you're going to lose a lot of kids," says Dr. A. Nicki Washington, an associate professor in the Department of Systems and Computer Science at Howard University.

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  16. 'Insecure' Star Kendrick Sampson Talks About Ghosting and Going to TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Self.com

    ... Richard S. Schottenfeld, M.D., chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Howard University College of Medicine, . "Compared to white Americans, black Americans not only have less access to mental health care-they're ...

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  17. This Is Us Sneak Peek: Jack's Grieving Family Gets Much-Needed Good NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | TVLine

    In this exclusive clip from Tuesday's episode , Rebecca and the kids are living in temporary housing, trying to carry on with their lives after a fire burned down their home and killed their patriarch. But the gloom that surrounds them lifts a little when Randall gets a big, white envelope from Howard University.

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  18. Panel event addresses U.Va.'s ties to slavery, provides updates on planned memorialRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Cavalier Daily

    ... was Edna Greene Medford, a history professor and interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Howard University, and Richard S. Newman, a professor of African-American history at Rochester Institute of Technology. The speakers focused ...

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  19. What Kanye West Got Right and Wrong About 13th Amendment, According to HistoriansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Yahoo!

    ... a crime." This wasn't what the amendment's framers intended, adds Daryl Scott, a professor of history at Howard University. After all, the men who wrote the 13th Amendment were Union men, not slaveholders, and this constitutional change was a way to ...

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  20. The Power of Untold Slave NarrativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | The Atlantic

    ... rendering of history through form and function. After being kept in the Alain Locke Collection at Howard University's Moorland-Spingarn Research Center for more than half a century, Barracoon was released to the public in May. Hurston experienced ...

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