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Nutrition, Physical Education and Culinary Arts Scholarships

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Date: 2018-03-24 20:04:14

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Free Scholarships for African American Women

The United Negro College Fund was founded to help African-Americans acquire a college education. The UNCF has helped thousands of students with college tuition fees.

The deadline for the Essence Scholars Program is October 15 of each year. Applications can be found on the UNCF website . Information about the Essence Scholars Program can also be acquired by telephone at 1-800-331-2244.

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CCA Athletic Director Appears On CTV's Roundball Report

CCA's Auteonna Gilmore Earns Division 1 Scholarship to...

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Date: 2017-04-26 12:15:27

The 25 toughest US colleges to get into | KiwiReport

The 25 toughest US colleges to get into

By Adam Bitton,

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Getting an acceptance letter for the following American higher learning establishments is no easy feat. A 4.0 grade point average is certainly not enough to get into these schools. You will need an incredibly high SAT score, a long list of extra curricular activities and the ability to pay the outrageous tuition fees...

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College degree gap grows wider between whites, blacks and ...

The Topic: College graduation rates

Why It �Matters: Blacks and Latinos are slipping farther behind whites in college graduation rates.

The racial gap in who's graduating from college has widened since 2007, a new report shows.

While more blacks and Latinos are graduating from college now, the percentage of whites graduating has grown even faster.

About 33 percent of African-American adults had...

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Black Excel: The College Help Network

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Since its founding in 1988, BLACK EXCEL has helped young people and their parents all across the country to navigate the difficult college admission process. We have tried to make the way easy and accessible. As a result, we are happy to say that we have helped hundreds of...

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Date: 2018-02-17 22:48:26

Meharry Medical College - Wikipedia

Meharry Medical College. [6] It included the departments of pharmacy and dentistry. The Medical College remained in its original buildings, and Walden University moved to another campus in Nashville.

Meharry Medical College was one of the fourteen medical institutions established between the years of 1868 and 1907. Of these fourteen schools, six were located in the state of Tennessee. These...

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Date: 2018-03-19 15:38:16

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Morehouse College | Morehouse Legacy


Morehouse Legacy

Founded in 1867 in the basement of Springfield Baptist Church in Augusta, Ga., by the Rev. William Jefferson White, with the encouragement of former slave the Rev. Richard C. Coulter and the Rev. Edmund Turney of the National Theological Institute, Morehouse College has had a 150-year legacy of producing educated men and global leaders.

Starting as Augusta Institute under the...

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Date: 2018-03-24 21:28:05

The First Black Graduates of VA-MD Vet Med

A Look Back at the First Black Graduates of VA-MD Vet Med

written by Sherrie Whaley

Dr. Lynn Hoban (DVM '86)

Dr. Margie Lee (DVM '86)

Dr. Mario Dance (DVM '90)

(The original version of this story has been corrected and includes both our first black female and male DVM graduates.)

African-Americans have played an important role in the veterinary profession since the early 1900's. As Black History...

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College Grants for Native Americans & Educational Native ...

Native American Grants & Scholarships

If you are interested in attending college and are Native American, there are quite a few options available to assist you in paying your tuition.

Many people are not aware that the scholarships available to Native Americans who meet the criteria are abundant. Many of the scholarships do call for applicants to be no less than 1/4 Native American. What this...

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Free Grants for Cosmetology School - College Grants

Cosmetology Grants

Current and prospective cosmetology and beauty school students seek scholarship opportunities to defray the cost of receiving education, training and on the job experience in this field. Professional associations and organizations as well as corporations and other entities offer scholarships directly to individual students as well as through beauty and cosmetology school...

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Black History - Florida Agricultural and Mechanical ...

George Washington Carver

Inventor of Over 300 Peanut Products

Generally, when people think of famous African-American inventors, one of the first names that springs to mind is George Washington Carver. Perhaps most famously, Carver's inventions included the discovery of over 300 different uses for peanuts - such as making cooking oil, axle grease and printer's ink. But despite his penchant for...

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, where his athletic prowess in track and football earned him the Mossman trophy as the man who contributed the most to athletics for four years. He then taught biology and served as coach at Morgan State College in


before entering McGill University School of Medicine in


. As a medical student, Drew became an Alpha Omega Alpha Scholar and won the J. Francis...

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College Board - Wikipedia

Accuplacer[ edit ]

The College Board's Accuplacer test is a computer-based placement test that assesses reading, writing and math skills. [13] The Accuplacer test includes reading comprehension, sentence skills, arithmetic, elementary algebra, college-level mathematics and the writing test, Writeplacer. The Accuplacer test is used primarily by more than 1,000 high schools and colleges [14] to...

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Date: 2018-03-24 15:55:09

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Benedict College invites you to the Twenty-ninth Annual Harambee Festival. The festival features good gospel music, all day stage performances, food, jazz, contemporary music, empowerment workshops, an art exhibit, health screenings, the African Village which offers those hard-to-find merchandise items, and a children's village.


Benedict College thanks you for your support and patronage of the Harambee Festival over the past twenty-eight years. We look forward to the Twenty-ninth Annual Harambee Festival and ask...

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College Grants for Minorities: Free Government & Private ...

Attending college can be an expensive endeavor.

Many students face difficulty in discovering ways to finance their way through school.

While scholarships and loans certainly help to ease the burden of costs, the college grant program is unique in that it awards free money to students who constitute different segments of the population.

It should, however, be noted that the distinction between...

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Western Oregon University - Wikipedia

Western Oregon University, reflecting the university's broader academic mission and profile.

Tuition rate guarantees[ edit ]

Beginning with the 2007-2008 academic year, WOU began "Tuition Promise," issuing a guarantee that undergraduate students will have the same tuition rate as the year they entered for four academic years. WOU is the only public university in the western U.S. to offer this...

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Date: 2018-03-18 11:38:55

Manhattan Review TOEFL Preparation Home - Test Prep for ...

Manhattan Review TOEFL Preparation Home

Why Manhattan Review is the Best TOEFL Prep Option Available

Manhattan Review is an international educational services company that has been providing high-quality services for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) since 1999. Our comprehensive, effective, and flexible TOEFL prep offerings include on-site prep courses, online classes, private...

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Date: 2017-01-20 12:58:21

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Black Student Alliance Fosters Dialogue, Learning at IDEA ...

This year, a new club was founded at IDEA Allan College Preparatory.� It's the first of its kind at IDEA, but club members suspect it will catch on across the Team & Family.

It's called the "Black Student Alliance."� The purpose?� Club member and IDEA Allan 11th�grader Jacque'lynn Walker said it best:�

"Black Student Alliance (BSA) allows students to hold onto cultural experiences and...

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Millennium Leadership Initiative

The American Association of State Colleges and Universities' (AASCU) Millennium Leadership Initiative (MLI) is a premier leadership development program that provides individuals traditionally underrepresented in the highest ranks of higher education the opportunity to develop skills, gain a philosophical overview and build the network needed to advance to the ...

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Richmond, Virginia - Wikipedia

Not to be confused with Richmond County, Virginia .

Richmond, Virginia

State capital and independent city

City of Richmond

Nickname(s): RVA, The River City, [1] Capital of the South [2] [3]

Motto(s): Sic Itur Ad Astra ("Thus do we reach the stars")

Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia


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60.1 sq mi (156 km2)

 o Water

2.5 sq mi (6 km2)



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Date: 2018-03-23 11:15:31

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A JBHE Check-Up on Blacks in U.S. Medical Schools

A JBHE Check-Up on Blacks in U.S. Medical Schools

There is widespread agreement on the urgency in the United States of training more black medical professionals. But the bad news is that instead of an increasing number of blacks in medical schools, recent years have seen a significant drop in overall African-American enrollments in U.S. medical programs. The good news is that African Americans...

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Date: 2011-04-20 04:03:22

Memphis, Tennessee Colleges and Universities ...

Scholarship for undergraduate students attending the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga who are majoring in Nursing. Selection based on academic merit and potential. Preference given to adult junior or senior women returning to school to complete nursing degree. Due date, number of awards and award amounts may vary. Nonrenewable. more...

James Geddes Scholarship

Scholarship for residents of...

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Date: 2017-01-01 15:00:34

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The college sports racial and gender report card -


March Madness is one of the most exciting times of the year in college athletics. As the son of a basketball Hall of Famer, for me, the road to the Final Four is always filled with joy. And I was glad that the recent studies published by The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES) indicated the continued positive progression of graduation success rates and academic progress...

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Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine - Wikipedia

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine", [24] and in more recent times the AOA has preferred that this title be used exclusively, [25] resolving in a 1960 conference:

Be it resolved, that the American Osteopathic Association institute a policy, both officially in our publications and individually on a conversational basis, to use the terms osteopathic medicine in place of the word osteopathy and...

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Date: 2018-03-21 11:13:29

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