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Falcons track honored by city council
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Spring sports championships abound this weekend. WOMEN N.C. Central The Eagles have a new volleyball coach. Nicki Holmes comes to Eagleland after two seasons as a Central Florida assistant. “My wife and I are excited to become a part of the NCCU family,” Holmes said. “From the initial phone conversations to the on-campus visit, I knew that
 
SPORTS SHORTS
Thursday, April 17, 2014
RALEIGH • Basketball whiz Shawn Banks will host a Hoops Basketball Training Program April 5-26, 10 to 11 a.m. for 7- to 9-year-olds and 11 a.m. to noon for 10- to 12-year-olds at Millbrook Exchange Park, 1905 Spring Forest Rd. • Rex Healthcare needs over 500 volunteers for this year’s Rex Hospital Open May 19-25 at Wakefield Plantation.
 
Triangle HBCUs end spring season with scrimmages
Thursday, April 17, 2014
According to the Winston-Salem Journal, Virginia State football player Lamont Britt pled guilty for his role in November’s CIAA football banquet fight. Britt, the only person charged in the incident that included an assault on Winston-Salem State quarterback Rudy Johnson, received a suspended 45-day jail sentence and a year of probation attached to
 
Ligon celebrates historic 60 years with dance
Thursday, April 17, 2014
RALEIGH – “Hail dear Ligon, our alma mater, we thy sons and daughters greet thee…” That phrase emblazoned on Ligon GT Magnet Middle School’s program expressed the purpose of the evening - salutation. Alumni, students, staff and families came out to celebrate the school’s historic 60 years with alumnus Charles
 
From hearing impaired to hearing empowered
Thursday, April 17, 2014
RALEIGH – Danita K. Washington wants to bring the hearing impaired out of the closet. Deaf since age 6, Washington has created a foundation to bring awareness to the challenges and social stigma attached to being hard of hearing or deaf. The DKW Hear Me Speak Foundation will host Shoot2Hear, a charity basketball scholarship fundraiser, May 17 at the
 
Organization gives men second chance at fatherhood
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Demetrius T. Hunter (center) receives his certificate with Warren and Harrison. RALEIGH – Glen Warren wants to see every father support his children. That’s why Warren founded Fathers Forever, a nonprofit organization that helps fathers chart a new course of fatherhood. Through a 24-week program that meets once a week, Fathers
 
Equal pay for women helps us all
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Could you use an additional $24,000 in your yearly wages? How about $19,000? Or even just another $11,000 to $12,000? Those figures are what you get – or rather, what women who work full time don’t get because of the pervasive “wage gap” between women and men. Correcting that injustice is one reason President Obama last week issued
 
HBCUs must value credibility over credentialing
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
After arriving on the campus of an HBCU, students are ready to take the first steps in their lives to becoming successful. Many are first- or second-generation college students; others come from a family with a long-standing tradition of college completion. In both cases, excellence is pushed. Many of us subscribe to the idea that a college degree is the
 
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Falcons track honored by city council

Spring sports championships abound this weekend. WOMEN N.C. Central The Eagles have a new

SPORTS SHORTS

RALEIGH • Basketball whiz Shawn Banks will host a Hoops Basketball Training Program April

Triangle HBCUs end spring season with scrimmages

According to the Winston-Salem Journal, Virginia State football player Lamont Britt pled guilty