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In Syracuse City Schools, Black Students Are Twice As Likely to Be Suspended

Nationwide, there’s an epidemic regarding disproportionate numbers of black students being suspended from schools, and Syracuse is no...

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Update: STA to Investigate Suspended President’s Allegations of Computer Misuse

By Staff   (Update, Jan. 11) – The Syracuse Teachers Association has announced it will investigate suspended president Karen...

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HBCU ‘Equality Lawsuit’ Resumes Jan. 9

By Zenitha Prince   (Trice Edney Wire.com) – On Jan. 9, the remedial portion of litigation brought by a coalition of former and...

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Gov. Cuomo Proposes Free Tuition at New York State Colleges

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced a plan to make college tuition-free for middle class families at SUNY and CUNY two- and...

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Syracuse Police to Hold Three-Day Training for Civilians

By Staff   The Syracuse Police Department will hold a three-day training to teach civilians police tactics, and to discuss recent...

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Record Number of African-Americans Named Rhodes Scholars for 2017

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – To become a Rhodes Scholar, a student must be of “high academic achievement, have an integrity of character,...

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City to Shut Down Marshall St. Parking Lot for Construction of SU’s New National Veterans Resource Complex

By Staff   The city has announced that the public parking lot at the corner of Marshall St. and S. Crouse Ave. will be replaced by the...

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DeVry University Students to Benefit from $100 Million FTC Settlement

Op/Ed By Charlene Crowell   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – For the third time in two years, a large for-profit college has faced...

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Museum Will Be National Memorial to Lynching Victims

By Frederick H. Lowe   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Equal Justice Initiative, a nonprofit organization that provides legal...

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City and County Officials Show Fowler Students Importance of Geopsatial Technology

By Staff   Representatives from the Syracuse Metropolitan Transportation Council, and the Onondaga County Department of Emergency...