Friday, April 16, 2021

Defense secretary to speak at FAMU commencement

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER    U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin III will deliver the keynote address at the Florida A&M University (FAMU) Spring 2021...
Bethune-Cookman University

WHO’S DOING THE HOMEWORK?

Leadership searches by Bethune-Cookman University’s Board of Trustees revealed questions about applicants that a simple Google search would have answered. Will that trend continue? BY...

HBCU needs new board leadership

It’s time to remove Bethune-Cookman University’s incompetent Board of Trustees, beginning with Chairman Belvin Perry, once and for all time – and by any...

Education fund sought for descendants of Ocoee massacre

BY BOBBY CAINA CALVAN ASSOCIATED PRESS TALLAHASSEE – A Florida lawmaker wants his state to establish an education fund to benefit the descendants of African Americans...

Making their Mark

Surveying the historical and cultural contributions of Black women BY GREGORY CLAY MCCLATCHY-TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Most of us know prominent Black women in Hollywood — from...

10 Who Counted from Politics to Exploration

Leonard Pitts Jr. profiles 10 influential African-Americans you might not have heard of Sometimes, history forgets. Sometimes, the big names everyone knows crowd out the smaller...

Enjoy more convenient mornings

How you begin each day sets the tone for the hours that follow. Put yourself on course for a successful, stress-free day by eliminating...

Ease into education

FROM FAMILY FEATURES If there’s one constant this year, it’s change. With another school year comes even more change, but you can help your...

Judge sides with unions on reopening Florida schools

BY DARA KAM NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Accusing the state of ignoring the Florida Constitution, a Leon County circuit judge on Monday sided with...

JUDGE SIDES WITH UNIONS ON REOPENING SCHOOLS

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Dara Kam Corcoran TALLAHASSEE - Accusing the state of ignoring the Florida Constitution, a Leon County circuit judge on Monday sided with...