How long will we sit still while the government pretends now to be 'running out' of money? I know this is an article better suited for my new blog, T'Keyah Fights City Hall, but I strongly encourage you to participate in the governance of your city, state and country, one way, or another.
Speaking of staying tuned, sublimely gifted soprano Kathleen Battle comes to Florida A & M University's Lee Hall Auditorium for concerts on Friday, March 18, 2011 @ 7:30 PM (doors open at 7PM) and Sunday, March 20, 2011 @ 4 PM (doors open at 3PM) Tickets for Kathleen Battle are now on sale at Ticketmaster.com and at the Alfred Lawson Multipurpose Center & Teaching Gymnasium box office. Sections A Rows A-J: $70, Sections B Rows K-W: $50, Balcony $30
NAACP - THE LILLIAN & SAMUEL SUTTON SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM - 2011/12, NAACP - THE ROY WILKINS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM - 2011/12, Ronald H. Brown Summer Law School Prep Program 2011, Ryan Howard Family Foundation, Scholarship-St. Louis/Philadelphia, Safe Passage Foundation Scholarship 2010-11, UNCF General Scholarship 2010/2011 Academic Year, UNCF/Sodexho Internship 2011, and Verizon Wireless Black History Month Essay Contest (NEA) 2011... The HBCU STEM Fellowship Program provides fellowships and stipends to graduates of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), as determined by the White House Initiative on HBCUs, to pursue Master’s level programs in STEM areas of study at colleges and universities in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware or Washington, DC. STEM refers to the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics,. The fellowship program is administered by the Educational Advancement Alliance (EAA) and sponsored by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), a U.S. Department of Energy agency:
Fellowship Amount: Up to $20,500 for tuition, fees and academic expenses per year and an annual $18,000 living stipend. Fellowship total not to exceed $77,000. Application Deadline: Postmarked by March 18, 2011 Although an admission to a STEM graduate program is required to be eligible for the fellowship, you should apply for the Fellowship IMMEDIATELY due to funding limitations. You do not have to wait to be accepted into a graduate program in order to apply for the Fellowship. Eligibility: Must have graduated from an Historically Black College and University (HBCU) on or after January 1, 2009. Term: Two (2) years
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Drummer Greg Wilson and his Drum Disciples; Paul Buxton who quit his long standing theater company membership because of their policy of exclusion; Cast and Crew of Color, on their successful membership drive, The Florida A&M University (FAMU) National Alumni Association Southern California Chapter especially President Monique Brackett and Recording Secretary Alonda Thomas, for an exciting and successful 17th Annual Black History Scholarship Luncheon, Bernard and Shirley Kinsey Award honorees Chris Floyd, and Sandra Evers-Manly, 2011 FAMU Distinguished Alumni Award honorees Antonio York II, and Ruth Bernadine Tucker, and a host of impressive special guests including FAMU President James H. Ammons; donnie l betts, recipient of the 2011 Noel Distinguished Professor Community Service Award for his work in the film and video production;
Rev. Dr. jeff obafemi carr on his new book, Leave God Alone, He's tired of you bothering Him; the film Inside Job for winning the Academy Award for Best Documentary, and for deserving it; Congressman Howard Berman, for offering his constituent free homeowner assistance and retention counseling; Manhattan Cleaners & Hat Works, 5847 Swope Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64130 (816) 523-4486, for more than 75 years of exemplary service, and actress / producer Sheryl Lee Ralph, for her continuing efforts to raise AIDS awareness Go on
The Crystal News respectfully acknowledges the life and transition of: We are blessed to have known their warm hearts, bright smiles and good works. We are inspired to follow their brave and noble examples.
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