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Recent Graduate Positions available: U.S. Department of Education, Office of the Chief Financial Officer

The U.S. Deparment of Education, Office of the Chief Financial Officer currently has two positions waiting to be filled. These positions are fall under the Recent Graduate Programs. The program affords developmental experience in the Federal government intended to promote possible careers in … Continue reading

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An Update on the President’s My Brother’s Keeper Initiative

  Broderick Johnson and Jim Shelton April 09, 2014 10:50 AM EDT   President Barack Obama meets with foundation and business leaders to discuss “My Brother’s Keeper,” an initiative to expand opportunity for young men and boys of color, in the … Continue reading

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DOJ Offers $4.75 Million for National Center for Building Community Trust and Justice

  DOJ Offers Funding of $4.75 Million for National Center for Building Community Trust and Justice                      The Justice Department is seeking applications to create a National Center for Building Community Trust & Justice.  The deadline to apply is June … Continue reading

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Student Opportunity at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Greetings, The Securities and Exchange Commission is excited to announce a vacancy for a Pathways Resident Intern: Student Trainee (Program & Research) position located at the SEC’s New York Regional Office. Position Number: 14-PW-1082492-SLK Location: New York, NY Compensation: $35,119.00 … Continue reading

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Pre-Proposal Workshop – 2014 NASA EONS Educator Professional Development Solicitation

NASA’s Office of Education is accepting new proposals under the Education Opportunities in NASA STEM (EONS) 2014 Omnibus NASA Research Announcement for Educator Professional Development (EPD) appendix. A pre-proposal workshop will be held on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 3:00pm … Continue reading

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Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Opportunities with the Social Security Administration-Disability Research Consortium

The Social Security Administration’s Disability Research Consortium is pleased to announce award opportunities for students enrolled in full-time PhD programs. The National Bureau of Economic Research’s Disability Research Center is currently soliciting applications for the following award: Pre-Doctoral Fellowships in … Continue reading

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PAID Internships at NASA!!

NASA is offering PAID internships! Please follow the link below to learn more about this opportunity. Http://Intern.nasa.gov Fall application period is now open! Application period will close, Aug 31, 2014.    

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2014 NASA Research Announcement for Educator Professional Development (EPD) appendix

NASA’s Office of Education is accepting new proposals under the Education Opportunities in NASA STEM (EONS) 2014 NASA Research Announcement for Educator Professional Development (EPD) appendix. EPD is designed to provide high quality STEM professional development opportunities for formal and … Continue reading

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HBCUs are My Brother’s Keeper

By: Ivory A. Toldson, Deputy Director, The White House Initiative on HBCUs One out of every 10 Black males who are enrolled in college attends an HBCU.  Research demonstrates that HBCU graduates enjoy greater financial success in their careers, and … Continue reading

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White House ‘HBCU All-Stars’ Program Recognizes High-achieving Students

At a time when higher education leaders worry that the general public knows far too little about the contributions historically Black colleges and universities (HBCU) and their graduates are making to U.S. society, the federal government office charged with HBCU … Continue reading

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