‘A BALM IN GILEAD’

In Part 2 of an exclusive interview, Bethune-Cookman University’s current president describes his grand vision for the school. BY JENISE GRIFFIN MORGAN FLORIDA COURIER Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU)...

Lower GED passing score in Florida takes effect in March (updated)

Here are frequently asked questions about the GED passing score change from the Florida Department of Education. Link here:  http://www.fldoe.org/core/fileparse.php/5615/urlt/HSEchangesFAQ.pdf What are the new score levels...

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

Never to be forgotten In 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. pointed to a bullet hole in a St. Augustine hotel he stayed in while...

Study says weed better than booze for the brain

BY JOSH MAGNESS MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU / TNS A new study from researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder found that alcohol is much more damaging...

Stetson selects first Black dean of College of Law

Michèle Alexandre SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER DELAND – Following a nationwide search, Stetson University...

The adverse effects of moving back home after college

DREAMSTIME/TNS Researchers found that people who move back in with their parents between the ages of 25 and 34 are significantly...

FAMU receives $110,000 that will go to first-generation students

TALLAHASSEE – The State University System of Florida Board of Governors’ Foundation has awarded Florida A&M University (FAMU) $110,000 to help provide scholarship support...

Miami educator named national magnet school principal

COMPILED BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF Martin T. Reid, principal of Arthur & Polly Mays 6-12 Conservatory of the Arts, has been named the the national...

Johnson gets another term as Board of Education chair

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA The State Board of Education on Monday selected Marva Johnson to serve a second consecutive term as board chair. Johnson was...

New theme new dreams

For the 11th year, Walt Disney World Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and Essence were joined by celebrities to offer 100 high school students...

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