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September 23, 2020
Man Who Was Expelled From 10 Schools and Arrested as a Juvenile Just Earned His Ph.D.
Man Who Was Expelled From 10 Schools and Arrested as a Juvenile Just Earned His Ph.D.

As a young person, Dr. Tommie Mabry from Jackson, Mississippi, was kicked out from 10 schools and was arrested for breaking and entering. However, now, he is an author, motivation...

September 23, 2020
Mayor Purzycki Announces Details of Wilmington’s 4th Annual HBCU Week & College Fair
Mayor Purzycki Announces Details of Wilmington’s 4th Annual HBCU Week & College Fair

Mayor Mike Purzycki and Wilmington’s HBCU Ambassador, ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, today announced details of Wilmington’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Week activities, which includes the HBCU College Fair, expanded to two days. HB

By NBG Admin
September 23, 2020
Dove And The Crown Coalition Applaud U.S. House Of Representatives Passing The Crown Act
Dove And The Crown Coalition Applaud U.S. House Of Representatives Passing The Crown Act

The CROWN Coalition, a national alliance founded by Dove, National Urban League, Western Center on Law & Poverty and Color Of Change, along with over 70 CROWN Act supporting organizations, commend the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the CRO

By NBG Admin

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Morgan State University Wins Second Annual Ford HBC-You Mobility Challenge; Receives $25,000 Grant

Students at Morgan State University (MSU) in Baltimore, Md., will benefit from the university having won top honors and $25,000 in the Second Annual Ford HBC-You Mobility Challeng...

By NBG Admin
September 22, 2020
Morgan State University Wins Second Annual Ford HBC-You Mobility Challenge; Receives $25,000 Grant
Black Medical Physicist Makes History, Becomes Fellow of the American College of Radiology

Mr. Charles Michael Able is among the distinguished scientist and clinical research professionals in the field of radiology to receive the Fellow of the American College of Radiol...

By NBG Admin
September 22, 2020
Black Medical Physicist Makes History, Becomes Fellow of the American College of Radiology
Goalsetter Family Money App Featured in Apple Store and Launches Teen and Tween Debit Card

Goalsetter, the family money app that aims to close the wealth gap for the next generation of Black and LatinX kids, was the featured "App of the Day" in the Apple Store on Septem...

By NBG Admin
September 22, 2020
Goalsetter Family Money App Featured in Apple Store and Launches Teen and Tween Debit Card

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Colorado Makes History With Record-Breaking Number of Black Women Judges

Five Black women are currently serving as judges in Colorado, which is a record-breaking number in the state. They were appointed by Gov. Jared Polis during a period of less than ...

By NBG Admin
September 22, 2020
Colorado Makes History With Record-Breaking Number of Black Women Judges
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® Sets Goal to Raise $1 Million in One Day in Support of HBCUs

For the third consecutive year, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® has set the ambitious goal to raise $1 million in 24 hours for their national HBCU Impact Day on Monday, ...

By NBG Admin
September 20, 2020
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® Sets Goal to Raise $1 Million in One Day in Support of HBCUs
WNBA Star Maya Moore Helped Free a Wrongfully Convicted Man — And Then Married Him!

Former WNBA star Maya Moore has announced that she and Jonathan Irons, a man whom she helped overturn a wrongful conviction and was released from prison last July, were married ov...

By NBG Admin
September 20, 2020
WNBA Star Maya Moore Helped Free a Wrongfully Convicted Man — And Then Married Him!