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Time to Wake America Up from its Student Debt Nightmare

  By: Charlene Crowell (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Higher education has always offered opportunities to learn and earn a better quality...

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Bring Troops Home and Send More Kids to College

By: Jesse Jackson   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Nuts. There may be fancier words to describe President Donald Trump’s latest lunacy...

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Gout, Summer and Cookouts

  By: Glenn Ellis – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Summer is filled with fun outdoor activities, increased exercise, cookouts, and...

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Red, White and Blue and Black: Website Gives African American Perspective on Fourth of July

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net On July 5, 1852, Frederick Douglass asked a group of white abolitionists in Rochester,...

Since 2005, the Rochester Legal Diversity Clerkship Program has provided opportunities for first-year law students from groups under-represented in the legal field. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

Syracuse Law Student to Intern with Rochester Firm as Part of Diversity Program

First-year law students don’t always get the opportunity to put what they learned in the classroom to work in the real world....

Samaia Goodrich of Syracuse was named among the to 10 youth volunteers by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals. Provided photo

Syracuse Middle Schooler Among Top 10 Volunteers in America

A sixth-grader at Expeditionary Learning Middle School in Syracuse was among 10 students named America’s  top youth volunteers of...

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State Teachers’ Union Wants Regents Involved in Correcting Test System

By Patti Singer – pattisinger@minorityreporter.net – The union representing teachers in New York called on the state Board of...

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Utah State and Fort Hare University Conservationist Tapped for U.N. Expert Panel on Biodiversity

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) –  U.N. activities for World Environment Day recently were focused this year on plastic pollution. Marked every...

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Henninger Students Teach Love of Art to Students at Ed Smith

By Staff –   Henninger advanced art students traveled to Ed Smith elementary school recently, to help kindergarten and...

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Syracuse University Now Known As ‘Booty Call Capital’

That’s right. Thanks to an online delivery service called “goPuff,” Syracuse University is now known as the “Booty...