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Accepting Applications for High School Summer Bridge Program in Environment & Sustainability

Now Accepting Applications for the 2014 Summer Bridge Program in Environmental and Sustainability Sciences The College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES) of the University of the District of Columbia has announced it is accepting applications for the … Continue reading

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Congratulations Recent College Graduates! Don’t forget to get insured!

As a new college graduate, you’re taking the next steps on your professional and personal journeys. But to handle the bumps on those journeys, you also need health insurance. ONE LESS WORRY Many of you will get health insurance through … Continue reading

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Remarks by the First Lady in Commencement Address to Dillard University

REMARKS BY THE FIRST LADY IN COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS TO DILLARD UNIVERSITY UNO Lakefront Arena New Orleans, Louisiana   10:33 A.M. CDT MRS. OBAMA:  Oh, my goodness!  Good morning!  AUDIENCE:  Good morning.  MRS. OBAMA:  I am so happy to be here … Continue reading

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Claflin University Achieves 52.2 Percent Alumni Giving Rate!

The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Un iversities is happy to announce that Claflin University has reached a significant milestone in alumni giving! Claflin’s alumni giving rate increased nearly 10 percentage points in 2013, from 43 percent … Continue reading

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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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