Tuesday, August 11, 2020

At-home learning throughout summer

Tips for keeping students sharp over the long-haul FROM FAMILY FEATURES With the majority of schools across the country closed, many parents are feeling the...

Hero of her own story

Young eyewitness to George Floyd's killing writing a children's book BY JENNIFER BROOKS STAR TRIBUNE/TNS MINNEAPOLIS – Judeah Reynolds watched the police officer grind his knee into...

At-home learning throughout summer

Tips for keeping students sharp over te long-haul FROM FAMILY FEATURES With the majority of schools across the country closed, many parents are feeling the...

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY

The Florida Courier staff pays tribute to their moms with personal photos and narratives To the chairwoman of our board: Thanks for being our anchor...

Diversity director gives job-search advice

Moffitt Cancer Center leader empowers others to find their path SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Cathy Grant serves as senior director of Moffitt Cancer Center’s Diversity...

FAMU engineering grad gets historic doctorate offer from Harvard

BY TRISHA RADULOVICH SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER When Florida A&M University/Florida State University College of Engineering student Bobby Haney first tried to explain to his...

Issuance of unemployment checks remains woefully slow

BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Just over 6 percent of people who have filed jobless claims since mid-March had received checks as...

Mental health experts share ways to maintain mental, emotional health

BY BRIANNA NARGISO TRICE EDNEY NEWSWIRE As coronavirus cases have risen to well beyond a half million confirmed cases in the United States, it can be...

OneUnited announces financial literacy contest for youth

In celebration of National Financial Literacy Month, OneUnited Bank, the nation’s largest Black-owned bank, has announced its 10th Annual “I Got Bank!” National Financial Literacy...

Tampa area to get new area code

BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – An additional area code, the state’s 20th, was approved for the Tampa region Tuesday as numbers in...