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  1. YG&B Proudly Featured in MATC's Black History Month 2015 AGI ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    The "Young, Gifted & Black" series is adornfully featured in this year's African Global Images, Inc. exhibit at the MATC's downtown campus, 700 West State Street. Thirty-four 7 X 8 inch individualized color foam core mounted headlined profiles are arranged throughout the eight cases of the 89 item AGI installation housed on the second floor corridor of MATC's "M" building.

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  2. Standing Up for StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    In just a few weeks, the Wisconsin Legislative Fiscal Bureau will unveil its view of the financial impact of Governor Scott Walker's proposed biennial budget. Educators around Wisconsin already have a clear idea of the impact the Governor's budget will have on education, and it's devastating.

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  3. Happy Black History Month from Lena@PKSDRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    We would like to thank St. Mark's AMC Church, WNOV, and Universal Companies for partnering with us and the women that volunteered to helped us serve the community of both Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. UMO & EKQ chapters, Top Ladies of Distinction and the Community Health Workers of Milwaukee AHEC. We touched the lives of families in Milwaukee, and look forward to what 2015 will bring as we continue to grow together.

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  4. Milwaukee teens inspired by "Selma"Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    When Richard Lewis and his wife Lori Lewis raised $41,000 to send 6,000 kids to see "Selma," the film that relives events tied to the Martin Luther King Jr. led civil rights movement, they hoped youth would appreciate the struggles older generations overcame. The reminders were especially important considering that February is Black History Month.

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  5. Workers' Rights Activist Group Screens "Selma"Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Milwaukee-based activist group, Raise Up MKE , hosted a complimentary screening of "Selma" this Tuesday, Feb. 24 at the Southgate Cinema on 27th Street and Oklahoma Ave. "Selma" is a 2014 historical drama featuring the events that followed the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing on Sept. 15, 1963 in Birmingham, Ala.

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  6. Wisconsin Right to Work Law Divides StateRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    The right-to-work law secures the right of an employee to decide for themselves whether or not to join or financially support a union by paying union dues. The right-to-work debate comes four years after the ACT 10 law was introduced that ended collective bargaining rights for most public employees.

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  7. Positions Open: Local & Linehaul Drivers wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    See the Recruiter on March 17th & 18th between Noon to 5pm at the terminal: 6161 S 6th St, Milwaukee, WI 53221.

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  8. Milwaukee Public Art Museum Celebrates 50 Years of Ebony FashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Johnson initiated the yearly fashion show with the intent of raising money for medical research. However, she ended up doing far more.

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  9. Umar Johnson to Present at MATC and Webster Renaissance for Black History MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Dr. Umar A. Johnson will return to Milwaukee for scheduled appearances in observance of Black History Month. On Monday, February 23, Johnson will present his topic, "The Return of Jim Crow in the Age of Post-Racialism" in MATC's Cooley Auditorium beginning at 12 noon.

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  10. Walker Budget Stops Integration in EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    As we continue to celebrate Black History month, I couldn't help but be struck by the irony of two Wisconsin 2015-17 budget proposals, that seek to walk away from integration efforts in public education. Many of us remember the landmark Brown v.

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  11. Families Encouraged to Enroll by Friday for the Best Opportunity at their First-Choice SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Milwaukee Public Schools is encouraging families who are new to MPS or looking for a new school for the fall to enroll by Friday night to take advantage of the best opportunity for a seat at their first-choice school. February 20 is the last day of MPS' 'Three-Choice Enrollment' period, which allows families to choose three schools for the fall.

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  12. UWM Speaker Encourages Students to Join Space ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee students recently had a chance to hear from a top NASA official about opportunities with the agency. M. David Kankam, of NASA's Glenn Research Center , spoke to students and faculty in January about internships, scholarships, fellowships and summer programs with the space agency.

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  13. Administrators, Representatives Concerned Over Proposed Cuts to UW-SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    On Tuesday February, 3 Governor Scott Walker released his budget proposal, a plan that includes a proposed $300 million cut in funding to the UWSystem and the installation of a public authority in the place of the UW's existing governance structure. Chancellor Rebecca Blank of UW-Madison wrote a blog post on January, 27 detailing her appreciation of the state's proposal to give the UWSystem and its universities more autonomy.

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  14. Students in Wisconsin Deserve a Better BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Wisconsin educators were paying close attention for any hints of what might be contained in Governor Scott Walker's budget. In order to sustain the basic quality of education in the state, educators knew they needed a funding increase that at least kept up with the rate of inflation.

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  15. Time Warner Cable Hosts Ribbon Cutting for New Learning LabRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    On Feb. 5, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee unveiled the new Time Warner Cable Learning Lab at the Daniels-Mardak Boys & Girls Club on Milwaukee's northwest side with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tour. The new learning lab includes computer science programming, math programming and incorporation of brand new tablets and computer updates to support this computer science and math programming.

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  16. Positions Open: Local & Linehaul Drivers wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    See the Recruter on Feb 17, 18 &19 between Noon to 5pm at the terminal 6161 S 6th St, Milwaukee, WI 53221 or apply Hollandregional.com/careers .

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  17. Milwaukee-Native Tim Vargo Discusses Citizen Science at the Urban Ecology CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    The field of citizen science breaks down the notion that an academic degree is required in order to be influential in the scientific world. Citizen science expands throughout numerous fields, placing the power of discovery and collaboration in the hands of anyone who seeks it.

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  18. Scott Walker Unveils Wisconsin Budget While Focused on a Presidential BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has been busy. Between attending the Iowa Freedom Summit and appearances on Sunday morning news shows, it is apparent to all of Wisconsin that Scott Walker has presidential aspirations.

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  19. Our New "Resident Experts"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    There appears to be no end the unbridled gall and arrogance that the GOP bluntly manifests when it comes to the Black community in Milwaukee. Just last week, two self-appointed, white legislators unveiled their plan for arresting poverty in our community.

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  20. Milwaukee Business Divas Host Business Vendor FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    The Milwaukee Business Divas Face Book Club is sponsoring their Business Vendor Fair on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at the Wisconsin African American Women's Center , 3020 West Vliet Street, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Targeted primarily for women entrepreneurs, the event will highlight vendors featuring a variety of consumer products by women entrepreneurs who are paving the way to becoming successful business owners.

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