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NUL: Higher Ed Act Renewal Must Address Student Barriers
4/12/2018
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NUL: Higher Ed Act Renewal Must Address Barriers to Underserved Students As Congress prepares for the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA) of 1965, one of the nation’s oldest civil......read more

Honorary Degrees from American International College and Worcester State University
4/9/2018
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  In May 2018, Darnell Williams, President and CEO of the Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts (Boston, MA), will receive two honorary degrees from the American International College and Worcester......read more

Gazelle Girl: Empowering Girls of All Ages
4/8/2018
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Training for a race like the Gazelle Girl can be intimidating, especially if you’ve never been a runner before. For this year’s 6th annual Gazelle Girl 5k, 10k and Half Marathon, Gazelle Girl is......read more

San Diego Urban League Hails $300K Grant: A Hand Up, not a Handout
4/8/2018
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The Urban League of San Diego County (San Diego, CA) announced Tuesday that it has received a $300,000 grant from The Satterberg Foundation to assist African Americans and other undeserved......read more

A Snapshot of How Asian-Americans are Changing the South
4/8/2018
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Thomas Nguyen’s childhood likely mirrors that of many Asian-Americans growing up in the South. Fort Bend County, Texas, was a mostly white community in the 1980s, and many kids had never met an......read more

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