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OURstory: Michael Anderson, NASA African American Astronaut
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OURstory must be shared at all times of the year, not just in February. I think it is important that our young people challenge themselves in K-12 with science and math classes. Perhaps it will help if this blog shares examples of African American role models who used their knowledge of science and math to create exciting futures for themselves.For example, Did you know that a young brother name
 
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Kwanzaa: Kujichagulia ('Self-Determination')
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Habari Gani? Kujichagulia!Day 2.  December 27 To define ourselves, name ourselves, create for ourselves and speak for ourselves.The second principle in the Nguzo Saba calls for us to spend less time worried about what 'THEY' are thinking and more time focused on our own decisions. We can't waste our time trying to live up to the expectations of others. We must value the importance of our own
 
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Kwanzaa: Ujima ('Collective Work and Responsibility')
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Habari Gani? Ujima!Day 3, December 28To come together to build and maintain our communities.None of us walks alone. Especially in the Black community. We need to realize that we stand on the shoulders of others. Celebrating the Nguzo Saba principle, 'Ujima', gives us a chance to reflect on those that helped us reach our current platform. We can pay homage to our parents, grandparents, siblings, te
 
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OURstory: Lynching in America
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Some of the most graphic photographs that I've ever seen in my life contained the images of Black men people being lynched. Collector James Allen uncovered an extraordinary visual legacy: photographs and postcards taken as souvenirs at lynchings throughout America. He published these photographs in his book Without Sanctuary. You can experience the images as a flash movie with narrative comments b
 
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Village Tip: 15 Ideas to Improve Your Networking
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I have shared tips on 'The Art of Networking' in the past. I thought that the time was right to be more specific. Here are 15 things you should *DO* if you want to make your networking work!Do ask for what you want.  No one is there to take care of you.  Anticipate that contacts may say 'No' and don't be offended if they do.Do be business-like ... always!Do circulate at meetings. 
 
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OURstory: Martin Luther King Day
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Today's date is significant because it is Martin Luther King Day. The official holiday, on the third Monday of January, began in 1986. It was the first new American holiday since 1948, when Memorial Day was created as a "prayer for peace" day. Also it was only the second national holiday in the twentieth century (the other was Veterans Day, created as Armistice Day in 1926 to honor those who died
 
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Less Than 48 Hours to Enroll
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You have less than 48 hours left to enroll before deadline day.Take the next step and submit your application today. It’s easier than ever to apply this year – you can even do it on your mobile device.Over 9.9 million people have already signed up, and 8 out of 10 people who enroll save money on their monthly premiums.There’s no better time: Go to HealthCare.gov and find the plan that’s ri
 
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Taser Death: David Werblow (Branford, CT)
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Unidentified Branford Police Department officers used their tasers to kill an unarmed 41-year old man, David Werblow, in front of his home on March 15. [SOURCE]  Werblow's neighbors indicate that he was tased by police at least three times.Police arrived at the scene as a result of a 911 call earlier in the evening reporting a disturbance at this residence. When they arrived Werblow was wa
 
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Believe in Ohio Program to Establish Urban STEM Network
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As part of its “All Hands on Deck” Inclusive Competitiveness strategy to reach all Ohio high school students, the Believe in Ohio (BiO) program of The Ohio Academy of Science today launched a statewide campaign to create the Urban STEM Mentor Network. Inclusive Competitiveness is an interdisciplinary framework of policies, strategies, practices and metrics to improve the performance of underr
 
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MTN Nigeria raises group subscription base by 1.8% in Q1 - The Guardian Nigeria
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The Guardian NigeriaMTN Nigeria raises group subscription base by 1.8% in Q1The Guardian Nigeriamtn THE growth profile from its Nigerian arm has increased MTN Group's subscription base by 1.8 per cent in quarter one, 2015. A report, at the weekend, from the Group's head quarter in South Africa, showed that the telecommunications firm now has 227 ...
 
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