Wednesday 23 August 2017
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Category: Education, Featured News, Local News, Top Stories


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...


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...


90-Year-Old Educator Says Saving Black Girls at the Core of Her Mentorship Program

( – At 90 years young, Chicago educator Dr. Joyce Clark says she’s just getting started in her mission to...

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Summer School Registration for SCSD High School Students Starts in June

By Staff –   Summer school registration for Syracuse City School District high school students will take place from  June 26 to...


‘Corrected’ Boston School Maps Gives New Look for Africa

( – In an age of “fake news” and “alternative facts”, authorities in the city of Boston believe their...

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Clary Middle School Students Empowered By Student-Run Cougar Café

By Staff –   Clary Middle School students have the opportunity to purchase a snack that gives back every Thursday, thanks to the...

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Syracuse Successfully Eliminates Graduation Gap Between White and Black Students

Bucking the national trend, Syracuse has successfully eliminated the gap between African American and caucasian graduation rates in the...


Former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Joins New York University School of Law

By Staff –   Preet Bharara, a former U.S. Attorney in New York who was  fired by President Donald Trump’s administration,...


Onondaga County Office for Aging Announces Free Classes for Caregivers

By Staff –   The Onondaga County Office for Aging has announced the following free classes for individuals who currently care...

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SCSD Seeking Community Feedback Regarding District’s Updated Safety Plan

By Staff –   The Syracuse City School District will hold a public hearing to receive community feedback regarding the...