Category : Northeast

Northeast / New York - 4 days ago

Some Community Colleges Offer Bachelor’s Degrees

Did you know that some community colleges offer bachelor’s degrees? According to the Hechinger Report, as of 2015, 23 states allow community colleges to develop programs that lead to the awarding of a baccalaureate. But here’s one reason why this is...

Northeast / New York - 4 days ago

60 Black-Owned Alternatives to Starbucks

The incident of two black men recently arrested for doing just what about anyone at one time or another has done at Starbuck’s—sit and wait to meet an acquaintance—resulted in mass outrage. Many expressed indignation over young black men, again, sub...

Northeast / New York - 4 days ago

5 Black Pulitzer Prize Winners Who Made History

On Monday, it was announced that Kendrick Lamar won a Pulitzer Prize for his 2017 critically acclaimed album, DAMN, making him the first rapper to receive the honor. In addition to marking the first time that a music Pulitzer was given to a hip-hop...

Northeast / New York - 4 days ago

Play this Game to Achieve Success

Some concepts are learned best when you play a game. That may also be true about succeeding in life, to hear Jason Evans of JAZ-E House Games Inc. tell it. The game Success, developed by Evans and his wife, Tiara, is now being used in more than 60 e...