Eli Langer | @EliLanger
Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 6:12 PM ET
Bill Gates, aka Secret Santa?
What do you get the world's richest person for his birthday?
That's the question Bill Gates' friends and family pondered as the Microsoft co-founde ...
Posted Thursday, October 30th 2014 at 11:58AM
If you're going to take advice from anyone, Russell Simmons isn't a bad mentor. He started a media empire out of his college dorm. He's easily responsible for more than half of the hip-hop classics you've enjoyed in your lifetime, not to mention tons ...
Posted Wednesday, October 29th 2014 at 11:34AM
Study who is running for office in the upcoming election.
Decide how you want your tax dollars spent!
How do you feel when the person you voted for wins?
The candidates and levy's want to govern you.
Make Your Vote Count: http://www.america ...
Posted Wednesday, October 29th 2014 at 11:12AM
The unmanned Antares rocket carrying the unmanned Cygnus spacecraft exploded moments after takeoff above NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia, Tuesday evening. NASA and Orbital Sciences are still trying to assess the damage and ...
Posted Wednesday, October 29th 2014 at 10:35AM
Dr. Brian Anderson, a Jackson State University associate professor of social work, has been elected to The Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors (BPD) Board of Directors.
In addition, he was named Social Work Educator of the Y ...
Posted Tuesday, October 28th 2014 at 10:12AM
The U.S. Coast Guard has a scholarship program where those who enlist receive up to two years’ paid tuition, books and fees, and it pays approximately $3,600 monthly salary ($43,200 annually) as a Coast Guard active-duty member while serving as a ful ...
Posted Tuesday, October 28th 2014 at 10:03AM
Ah, college cooking. It brings to mind such sophisticated fare as Rice Krispie treats (eaten straight out of the bowl, of course), thick dining hall chili, boxed brownie mixes and the like.
For me, college was when I really figured out that I lik ...
Posted Tuesday, October 28th 2014 at 9:48AM
Study your candidates and decide who will best fit your vision for your America.
When: Now - November 4
Where: Your Assigned Voting Poll
How do you find out what issues and positions you are voting for?
Google your county's Board of Elections ...
Posted Monday, October 27th 2014 at 3:40PM
By Melissa Ruggieri
In typical Prince fashion, his return to “Saturday Night Live” this weekend will defy the conventional setup of the show.
Instead of performing two musical spots – as happens every week – Prince will play one ei ...
Posted Monday, October 27th 2014 at 2:43PM
NexTalk Inc., A pioneering developer of communication software for the deaf and hard of hearing, announced today the launch of a new communication software program called ACCESS. The ACCESS Education Edition is designed to enable communication betwee ...
Posted Monday, October 27th 2014 at 1:56PM
This video presentation features an inside look at the Johnson C. Smith University Department of Social Work. This project is produced by Brayboy Communications Inc. ...
Posted Monday, October 27th 2014 at 9:21AM
We gotta continue to offer support to those affected by this tragic event.
The kids are crying out for help.
Let's help our kids.
Find a child to mentor. ...
Posted Friday, October 24th 2014 at 4:08PM
In the 2014 General Election, Ohioans will vote for candidates for the offices listed below:
Statewide executive offices (Governor/Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Auditor, Secretary of State, Treasurer)
Ohio General Assembly
Posted Friday, October 24th 2014 at 11:35AM
Midterm Election Guide
There's a lot happening out there. We get it. That's why you have us. Just check out our Skimms on the big stuff below.
NOT GETTING A PRESIDENT THIS YEAR, DON’T CARE.
Good for you. But you still need to vo ...
Posted Friday, October 24th 2014 at 11:27AM
Registered voters who can't wait until Election Day to decide on U.S. Senate and down-ballot races now have the opportunity to vote in person across North Carolina.
The 10-day early voting period began Thursday morning in all 100 counties. It runs ...
Posted Friday, October 24th 2014 at 11:21AM
Model-turned-fashion designer Kimora Lee Simmons spoke to a room of 30 Fashion Institute of Technology students this afternoon, and announced a $1 million scholarship fund in her name. “I’m from St. Louis, Missouri, for those of you that may not know ...
Posted Wednesday, October 22nd 2014 at 8:09PM
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Ivan J. Houston was a member of the 92nd infantry division during World War II, an all-African-American division tasked with missions their superior officers thought they couldn't handle. Now he shares the struggles ...
Posted Wednesday, October 22nd 2014 at 1:24PM
The billionaire who single-handedly changed how America shops has an inner sanctum as enigmatic as he is: the corner of a nondescript office building in Columbus, Ohio, across the road from a garbage dump, behind a security gate festooned with “Do No ...
Posted Wednesday, October 22nd 2014 at 8:39AM
WHUR 96.3 FM and HUR-Voices SiriusXM 141, part of the Howard University Radio Network, are joining forces with Verizon to host a domestic violence forum featuring life coach Iyanla Vanzant on Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 7:30-9 p.m. at Cramton Auditorium. ...
Posted Sunday, October 19th 2014 at 8:28AM
We are here at the Central State University 2014 Homecoming Reunion!
This is gonna be a live weekend for the Marauders!
Check out the Marauders as they take on Concordia at the McPherson
Stay tuned for the CSU Homecoming E ...
Posted Friday, October 17th 2014 at 3:01PM
Join a diverse group of students from around the globe in learning how to address the most pressing problems in society. The intimate WWS community offers students the opportunity to study public policy and international affairs from renowned faculty ...
Posted Wednesday, October 15th 2014 at 4:40PM