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The Clarence Thomas myth that refuses to die

December 9, 2019 - From CNN

It's the horror movie villain that won't die, the pop song you can't get out of your head, the out-of-town guest that just won't leave.

It's a belief that's stuck... Read more

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In 2019, Miss America, Miss Teen USA, Miss USA, and Miss Universe are all Black women

In 2019, Miss America, Miss Teen USA, Miss USA, and Miss Universe are all Black women. 
Last week, for the first time, black women wore the crowns of all four major pageants... Read more

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79 People Who Made Big Career Moves in 2019 (Pinellas County, Florida)

December 10, 2019 - From TheBurgVotes 
– By Gypsy Gallardo for the Power Broker Magazine
“Suited up and ready for 2020” is the spirit that shines through the dozens of... Read more

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Gabrielle Union Launches New Fashion Collection for Plus Size Women

December 10, 2019 - From The Root
Gabrielle Union is not buying into the concept of “The Forgotten Woman.”
The Being Mary Jane actress, who is already the face of a successful... Read more

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Africa's the Future: Why Akon Says That African-Americans Should Invest in the Continent

December 10, 2019 - From The Root
After his his single “Locked Up,” Akon was determined not to be your run-of-the-mill one-hit wonder.
The artist and producer had some foresight,... Read more

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Keeping on track: Jazmine Alderman ‘19 is Farragut’s first female grad heading to West Point

December 10, 2019 - From Farragut
Jazmine Alderman ‘19 is Farragut’s first female grad heading to West Point
Jazmine Alderman wasn’t always interested in running.
From early... Read more

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Explore SPC: Virtual College Fair

May 14th 10 a.m. or 5 p.m.
College Fair Sessions between 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 5 to 7 p.m.
Discover over 110 degrees and training programs. Connect with our faculty, along with financial aid and... Read more

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Enterprising Women of Color Forum, Central Florida Edition

January 9, 2020 | 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Visit www.mbda.gov for more information.  Read more

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Bryan Stevenson on how America can heal

What would it take for America to heal? To be the country it claims to be?
This is the question that animates Bryan Stevenson’s career. Stevenson is the founder and executive director of the... Read more

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Why We Need More Women Of Color In Tech

Dcember 18, 2019 From HuffPost

The technology industry has a long history of failing at finding, retaining and elevating women of color. 

It’s easy to see how the needs of... Read more