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SCSD Announces Free Summer Meal Sites for Students

By Staff –   Syracuse City School District’s Food and Nutrition Service department has announced it will participate in the...

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Fowler High School Never Stood a Chance…

“Fowler High School never had a chance,” laments The Post-Standard education reporter Julie McMahon at Syracuse.com. The mayor...

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DA Fitzpatrick’s Reactionary Response to Violence in Syracuse Schools Has Implications for Black Students

After the stabbing of a Syracuse area teacher on May 25, Onondaga County District Attorney William Fitzpatrick has called for a major...

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Former SU Dean Kenneth Kavajecz’s Court Appearance Adjourned Until June

By Sam Ogozalek –   Kavajecz, who was arrested last fall on a charge related to prostitution, will reappear in Salina Town Court...

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Does the DeVos Education Budget Promote “Choice” or Segregation?

Op/Ed By Kimberly Hall and Michael Hilton –   An Op-ed from the Poverty & Race Research Action Council on the proposed...

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BET Co-founder Tells Grads They’re Part of a Redefining

By Saraya Wintersmith   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Entrepreneur, philanthropist and BET co-founder Sheila C. Johnson lauded...

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SUNY ESF Names Nosa Egiebor Provost and Executive Vice President

By Staff –   Nosa Egiebor Ph.D. has joined SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry as its new provost and executive...

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Months After Meeting with HBCU Presidents, Trump Still Giving Mixed Messages on Black Colleges

By Jane Kennedy –   One sign of hope was an executive order that the president signed in February to move the White House...

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Vernon Jordan will bring civil rights experiences to SU’s 2017 commencement speech

By Jordan Muller –   In the 60 years since Vernon Jordan Jr. graduated college, he’s helped the first black students gain...

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SU to provide eligible graduate students with subsidies to help cover costs of childcare

By Sam Ogazalek   Starting this fall, Syracuse University will provide eligible graduate students with a subsidy to help cover the...