Sunday, March 29, 2020

NO TURNING BACK

As the Bethune-Cookman University’s depleted Board of Trustees dumps its latest chairwoman, her successor mentions delaying a presidential search that is...

B-CU faculty raises cash for school’s operations

BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF DAYTONA BEACH – On March 29, a group of 85 Bethune-Cookman University faculty and...

FAMU law student receives Holland & Knight Scholarship

Elliot Jackson SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law student...
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Health care solutions for rural Americans

Health care solutions for rural Americans FROM FAMILY FEATURES Heart disease, cancer, unintentional injuries, chronic lower respiratory disease and stroke. These top five causes of death...

Edward Waters celebrating 150th anniversary this year

JACKSONVILLE – Edward Waters College (EWC) is commemorating its 150th anniversary this year. A kick off event for a yearlong celebration is 11 a.m. Jan....

Black history in Philly

From Mother Bethel to the Marian Anderson Residence Museum, there’s a wealth of early African-American history in this historic city. SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER PHILADELPHIA...

HOW FAR HAVE WE COME?

One study determines progress has been made in closing the ‘quality of life’ gap between Black and White Americans. BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF With...

New website featuring Gates tracks slave voyages

Henry Gates BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE CORRESPONDENT In his PBS series, “Finding...

Governor touts free speech on college campuses

Resolution signed last week by presidents of state universities RICARDO RAMIREZ-BUXEDA/ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Protestors gather outside after...

Some tips on dealing with college bills

From appealing the financial aid to applying for tax credit, there are ways to cut costs. ERICA...