Posts tagged "College"

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Vixen Vent: Am I Too Old For Homecoming?

Homecoming season has started and as a college graduate I haven't quite decided if I should be excited and ready to embark or depressed and…

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Vixen Vent: Honorary Degrees Are Unfair

Honorary degrees are at an all time high this year and it’s starting to grind my gears. As a college graduate who suffered through long…

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The Unemployment Rate for Black College Grads Are Double Their Non-Black Peers

Times have changed since the civil rights era in America, but this country has ways to go. We're sure you've heard the saying “Blacks have…

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Vixen Education: John Legend Receives Honorary Doctorate Degree

After performing at the Billboard Awards, John Legend returned to his alma-mater, University of Pennsylvania, where he delivered the 258th commencement speech. Yesterday (May 19),…

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16-Year-Old Florida Teen Graduates From College Before High School

Grace Bush is an inspiration. The intelligent Florida teen did the unthinkable by graduating from college before graduating high school. Last week, Miss Grace received her…

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10 Movies That Will Make You Nostalgic For High School And College

Remember those days when you had nothing to worry about except hanging out with your friends, going to parties and staying awake in class? Now…

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Rules & Regulations For Being a Great Roommate

As a late teen or a twenty something, you are bound to have a roommate.  Whether it be your college dorm or first apartment, having…

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‘The Sociology of Miley Cyrus’ To Be Taught in College Course

Imagine seeing the ‘Evolution of the Twerk ' or 'Intro to Tongue Wagging’ on your college syllabus. Like Jay Z, Beyoncé , and Kanye West,…

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College Board Announces Major SAT/ACT Changes

  Back in the day, the dreaded SAT test made applying to college an unpleasant experience. However, the good folks at College Board are finally…

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A Neo-Soul Education: Baduzism 101

In honor of Erykah Badu's 43rd birthday, we present to you an introductory crash course on the "On & On" songstress. Learn all there is to…

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Viola Davis to Star in New ABC Pilot

Viola Davis continues the trend of big screen movie  stars taking on the small screen as she's slated to star in a new ABC TV pilot.

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Black Women Ahead of All Groups in College Enrollment Statistics

Finally a story mainstream headline about black women that has nothing to do with Being Mary Jane or reality TV. As Black History Month come…

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Black Women Ahead of All Groups in College Enrollment Statistics

  Finally a story mainstream headline about black women that has nothing to do with  Being Mary Jane or reality TV. As Black History Month comes to a…

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11 Lessons College Forgot To Teach You About The Real World

One of the most pivotal moments of our twenty something lives was having the full blown college experience. Getting your degree is equivalent to a…

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Downgrading for Love: New Study Shows That Women Are ‘Marrying Down’

  Would you downgrade for love?  A new study shows an increasing amount of women are now tying the knot with men who are not…

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Schoolin’ Life: 9 Songs To Get You Through College

There comes a point when the journey into adulthood becomes all too real. After 18 years of being cooped up in your parents’ den, restricted…

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Do You Think Going to College Is Worth the Unavoidable Debt?

For a good chunk of my 23-year-old life, I grew up in a C.R.E.A.M. household. Not to say that Wu-Tang was blasting through my momma'…

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Howard University: ‘Hip-Hop’s Favorite University’ Keeps The People Talking

Howard University must have fine print that comes along with the acceptance letter: “When you go to a school so elite, haters -- those who…

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Graduation Gifts Grads Will Actually Use (and Like!)

From dorm-room dwellers to first-day-on-the-jobers we’ve got items to help everyone ease into adulthood. Jump the page and show the class of 2013 how much…
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