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  1. Sen. Jeff Sessions: Visa Programs Harm US WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | News Max

    ... jeopardize Americans. Many of the visas are given to technology companies. Two professors, Ronil Hira of Howard University and Hal Salzman of Rutgers University, argued that the large number of foreign workers in the STEM professions displaces ...

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  2. Professors Warn Stapling Green Cards to STEM Diplomas Will Have Unintended ConsequencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Breitbart.com

    On Tuesday, two of the foremost experts on H-1B guest-worker visas warned Congress that some of the guest-worker bills being considered in Congress may have the unintended consequences of turning colleges into green-card factories and giving them control over who gets admitted into the United States. In submitted testimony before Tuesday's Senate Judiciary Committee's hearing on H-1B visas, Howard University Public Policy Professor Ron Hira noted that Senate's "Gang of Eight" comprehensive amnesty bill "proposed to eliminate labor certification for all STEM graduate students and eliminate the cap on their numbers."

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  3. Expert Warns - "Tripling Guest-Worker Visas Tells Americans: a Your Job Is Up for GrabsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Breitbart.com

    ... Congress's message to any American worker making more than $60,000 year is: "your job is up for grabs." Howard University Public Policy Professor Ron Hira made those remarks after referencing the $60,000 wage floor for H-1B workers and saying that ...

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  4. Research Director, Inc. Presents Exclusive February PPM Analysis For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | AllAccess.com

    ... one of the better performing non-commercial stations in the country as it remained a strong #2 (7.9-7.5). HOWARD UNIVERSITY Urban AC WHUR -- which is not a non-comm -- had its best book since NOVEMBER to hold firm at #3 (6.0-6.9). The cessation of ...

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  5. American Cleaning Institute Names Ceara Flake as Director of Legal AffairsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Newswise

    Washington, D.C. - March 17, 2015 - The American Cleaning Institute welcomed Ceara N. Flake as its Director of Legal Affairs, a new position within the organization, which represents the U.S. cleaning products industry. Ms. Flake has served as a contract attorney on behalf of a range of multinational corporations, including AT&T, U.S. Airways and The 3M Company; an adjunct professor at Howard University's School of Legal Communication and the District of Columbia School of Law; an associate attorney at Temple Law Offices in Washington, D.C.; and a Judicial Law Clerk at the Superior Court of the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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  6. 10 Most Affordable Private Medical SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | US News & World Report

    ... of Pikeville and the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami. New to this year's list is Howard University. Tuition and fees at the school are $46,838 for this school year. Among all private institutions, the average cost of tuition and ...

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  7. Australian Star Anthony Warlow Leads Shakespeare Theatre Company's...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... e in the Broadway debut of Soul Doctor, will take on the role of Aldonza in the production. A graduate of Howard University, she has also appeared Off-Broadway in Rent and A Civil War Christmas. Nehal Joshi , who appeared in STC's Bard's Broadway ...

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  8. Grand Rapids sophomore named 'Youth of the Year' by Boys & Girls ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | MLive.com

    ... and Technology program at Innovation Central. She wants to study to become a speech pathologist at Howard University in Washington, D.C. Her vision for the youth of America is to strengthen relationships between the inner city communities and police ...

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  9. Bravo's Thicker Than Water Delivers Most-Watched Episode of SeasonRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... sets in when Ben and Jewel take Cyrene to Washington, D.C. to help her transition into her first year at Howard University. Brooklyn decides to make the big move and leave the Tankard palace for good. For a sneak peek, click here For more Tankards, ...

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  10. Local Baltimore students chosen to spread the wordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Examiner.com

    ... of students, all attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities: Morgan State University, Howard University, University of District of Columbia, and Coppin State University. Their names are as follows: LaQuita Jones, Danielle Muse, Jouelle ...

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  11. "Sneaker Pawn" sees success after year in businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | CBS News

    ... "They can help me go to L.A. and open up a store. And even other states." "I would like to go to UCLA or Howard University," he said. "I like Duke, I like Duke a lot." He hopes to major in business or economics. With goals of creating his own shoe ...

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  12. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | KFI

    Mo'Kelly Beyond The Music proudly introduces Expansion Records recording artist Kenya's and her debut LP/Album "My Own Skin" Kenya has been singing since the age of 8. Raised in Denver, CO she was active in citywide choirs, jazz bands, show choirs, musical theater, jazz ensembles and gospel choirs; however, after graduating from Howard University with a degree in physical therapy Kenya pursued an academic career.

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  13. Family issues: 50 years agoRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | Commonweal

    ... boldest speeches on behalf of political and economic equality for African Americans, given in June 1965 at Howard University's commencement. Made fully public, however, in the context of the August 1965 Watts riot, the report became the target of ...

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  14. Now Exclusive: Thurgood Marshall College Fund Head Discusses...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | NewsOne

    ... colleges and universities (known as HBCUs). These schools include North Carolina A&T State University, Howard University , and Grambling State University (where Young Smith earned a bachelor's degree in communications and journalism in 1978). All ...

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  15. Edward Brooke remembered as trailblazerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Boston.com

    ... a place with limited governmental representation. Brooke was born and raised in the District and attended Howard University in Washington before enlisting in the Army in 1941. "The Senate has always had its share of self-made men and women," said ...

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  16. Black Kos, Tuesday's ChileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Daily Kos

    ... beyond academic circles, she is not very well known. In 1944, she graduated as the valedictorian of her Howard University law class, producing a senior thesis titled "Should the Civil Rights Cases and Plessy Be Overruled?" Trained by William Howard ...

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  17. Apple Gives $50M to Boost DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | PC Magazine

    ... in public, historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) like North Carolina A&T State University, Howard University, and Grambling State University. Apple will donate more than $40 million-a vast majority of its earmarked funds-to build a ...

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  18. The U.S. News Law School Rankings for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | JD Journal

    ... went on between schools ranked 50 to 149, with thirteen of them displaced by more than twenty points. Howard University School of Law and St. John's University School of Law gained 25 points apiece. "I'm not surprised," said Howard dean Danielle ...

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  19. Fish & Richardson Principal Ahmed J. Davis Named a "Most Influential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Market Wire

    ... Law Institute Conference on Patent Litigation. He has spoken or been a guest lecturer on patent issues at Howard University Law School, Catholic University Columbus School of Law, Temple Law School, and Fordham Law School. Davis has received ...

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  20. 5 Things You Can't Learn in Business SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Time

    Graduates celebrate during the 2014 graduation ceremonies at Howard University, a well-known HBCU, in Washington on May 10, 2014. Let me start by saying that I have an MBA and am proud of my alma mater.

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