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How the Current Economy Has Changed Consumer Behaviors

Since the economy began its downward spiral into recession in early 2008, we have seen changes

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Funding Your Internet Business

Some people will tell you that you need to invest thousands of pounds in a website.

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The Role of Online Business Resources That You Should Know in Making an Important Impact to Your Online Business

In an online business, it is essential to know the resources that you will need in

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Roll-Out of Proven HIV/STD Risk-Reduction Intervention with Teens by Community Groups Successful

An approach designed to reduce HIV/STDs previously used exclusively by academic researchers has successfully been implemented

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School Funding Disparities Against taxpayers in low-income communities

CHICAGO (NNPA) – The Illinois  education funding system is discriminatory against taxpayers in low-income communities, according

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The Global Summit on International Breast Health, Following ASCO

The Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI) and the Latin American & Caribbean Society of Medical Oncology

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There’s a New Sheriff in Town

“Few civil rights are as central to the cause of human freedom as equal educational opportunity.”

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Enduring Images Captured the Conscience of the Nation

A powerful collection of Civil Rights-era photographs is on display now through August 2010 at the Bronx

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Tough Job Market Can Mean Good News for New College Graduates

Although this year’s cohort of college graduates is facing one of the toughest job markets in

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First-Year Babson College Undergraduate Students Launch 16 New Businesses

All first-year Babson College undergraduate students have developed businesses for teams of thirty students as part

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UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business Rejoins The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management to Foster Diversity

The Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley has rejoined The Consortium for

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In Black-Brown Economic War: Virgin Islands Governor Tells How He is Winning – So Far

U. S Virgin Islands Governor John deJongh is proclaiming at least a temporary victory this week

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Bringing the Stories of the Unemployed to Congress

National Urban League President and Chief Executive Officer Marc H. Morial today shared the personal stories

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Can You Invest in the Eradication of Human Misery?

Darden School of Business Offers Course on Markets in Human Hope Three Darden School of Business

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‘What Will You Do After Graduation?’

This time of year, high school seniors around the country answer that question on a daily

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Professor Offers Tips on Saving Money with New Tax Credits and Deductions

To save money on your taxes this year, you’ll need to know the new deductions and

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Black is the New Green: Marketing to Affluent African Americans

New Book Advises Brands on How to Tap into the Affluent African Americans $87 Billion in

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Band of Sisters Author Kirsten Holmstedt appears at UNC Wilmington

They may have left the war, but the war will never leave them . . .

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Texas Takes Another Crack at Textbooks

The Texas State Board of Education has made nationwide headlines in recent weeks by rewriting the

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Research Counters Risky Image of Popular Financial Investments

They have been called “financial weapons of mass destruction” and blamed for a number of catastrophic

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Managing Expectations Is Crucial as High Unemployment Persists, Says Expert

Unrealistic expectations amid the country’s continued unemployment struggles are a double-edged sword that can cut equally

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Investors and Ideas Will Meet at U.Va. Venture Summit

The University of Virginia, which last year hosted a summit that brought together venture capitalists representing

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Preventing AIDS Deaths in Blacks

(NNPA) – Although the number of HIV infections is growing at an alarming rate throughout the

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CFW/DVC Conducts Information Sessions for Grant Applicants

The N.C. Council for Women/Domestic Violence Commission will present a series of information sessions this month

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The Savage Side of Schoolmates

Most of us have a story about being bullied back in school. Thankfully, most of us

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The Trouble with Women’s History Month

The trouble with Women’s History Month – with all these special months – is that they

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Diversity in One

I recently finished The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. Sherman Alexie’s young adult novel

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The Teaching Diverse Students Initiative

The most significant educational challenge facing the United States is the tragically low academic achievement of

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Accelerated Radiation Therapy Reduces Toxicity in Patients with Advanced Head and Neck Cancers

Using an accelerated, shorter course of radiation therapy for patients with advanced head and neck cancer

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‘Main St.’ Economic Conditions Misread by GDP

Traditional gauges of economic activity severely overstate the standard of living as experienced on Main Street,

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Special Issue of Business Horizons Focuses on Healthcare and Life Sciences Issues

A special issue of Business Horizons, a bimonthly journal published by Indiana University’s Kelley School of

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How to Manage Generational Clash in the Workplace

You’re on vacation in the Bahamas and your colleague e-mails you a question about the report

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MBA Students Returning to Peru with Social Entrepreneurship Initiative

Last spring, Casey Bronson experienced his “highlight” as an MBA student at Indiana University’s Kelley School

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UNC Wilmington Ranked Among Top Producers of Peace Corps Volunteers; Reflects University’s Focus on Service

University of North Carolina Wilmington graduate Amber Wilson ’08 believes in public service, and she puts

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Class Teaches Business Ethics While Raising Money for Charities

A business ethics class assignment in the University of Iowa’s Tippie School of Management is showing

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International Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer Reaches 10 Year Milestone

2010 marks the 10th anniversary of the only international conference dedicated to the critical issues of

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Additional Incentives Would Aid Toyota’s Comeback, PR Researcher Says

A source on the PR nightmare facing Toyota is Renita Coleman, a Johnson Legacy Scholar of

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UNC Leads Initiative to Eradicate Cervical Cancer; N.C. Governor Applauds Plan

Asserting that no one should die from cervical cancer, public health researchers at the University of

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Heartache to Heartbreak — How to Recognize a Heart Attack, Or Avoid One All Together

Not everyone who suffers a heart attack clutches their chest and falls to the floor. “I

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Diabetes Prevention: What You Need to Know

The American Diabetes Association reports that there are a staggering 57 million people in the United

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2010 Social Entrepreneurship Forum

Recent economic events and lagging job markets have provided the motivation for thousands of Southern Californians

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Workplace Gendered Tradeoffs Lead to Economic Inequalities for Women

Despite big changes over recent decades, workplace gender inequalities endure in the United States and other

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Abusive Bosses Don’t Suffer for Their Behavior, If They Produce

Steve Jobs is one of America’s most famous CEOs, praised for leading Apple and fostering a

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Beyond Black and White: Searching for the White Male Effect in the African-American Community

A new study published this month concludes the tendency of some white males with higher education

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No Jobs, No Recovery, No Votes

(NNPA) – It is a pretty simple formula.  Yet, many of our federally elected officials don’t

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North Carolina Central University Celebrates Black History Month

DURHAM, N.C. – North Carolina Central University will celebrate Black History Month in its Centennial Year

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Help Pouring Out for Haitians as Death Count Grows

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – It’s been described as “The world’s Katrina”. The 7.0 magnitude earthquake that completely

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New York Artist Fuses Autobiographical, Historic, and Global Issues in New Exhibition

The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art will present “An American Consciousness: Robin Holder’s Mid-Career Retrospective,”

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Sociologist’s New Book Uncovers Nationwide Problem with How Homelessness Is Handled

Four years ago, a Texas Tech University sociologist took a different tack by studying homeless people

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Update on Relief Efforts in Haiti

MADRE’s Emergency Medical Relief Effort is Reaching Earthquake Surviviors in Haiti. We Need Your Help to

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