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Gayle King to Speak at Bloomfield College March 29

March 20, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - CBS This Morning host and 'O The Oprah Magazine' Editor-at-Large Gayle King will speak at Bloomfield College on Wednesday March 29 at 3 p.m.  in the Van Fossan Theatre on campus. King will address students, faculty, staff, and notable members of the Bloomfield College community and then take questions from the students. 

“Having ...

The Struggle for Drug Treatment in America at Real Talk Thursdays

NEWARK, NJ - Thursday, March 23, 2017, The Black History Month Committee of Weequahic High School will be sponsoring a free program called REAL TALK THURSDAYS for the students and the larger community in Newark, NJ from 7:00 - 8:00 pm.  The focus of the forum is to provide weekly spiritual, cultural and political education discussions to empower, inspire, and organize African /African ...

Orange Resident One of Five Students Awarded Certificate of Accomplishment by Princeton Prize in Race Relations

SUMMIT, NJ – Kent Place School is pleased to announce that five of its Upper School students were awarded a Certificate of Accomplishment by the Princeton Prize in Race Relations Committee for Northern New Jersey. Juniors Aneela Kanhai of Orange, Yves Millien of Bloomfield and sophomore Lily Roberts of South Orange were awarded for their joint planning and presentation of ...

The Residual Affects of a Drug Epidemic at ‘REAL TALK THURSDAYS’

NEWARK, NJ - This Thursday, March 16, 2017, the Black History Month Committee of Weequahic High School will be sponsoring a free program called REAL TALK THURSDAYS for the students and the larger community in Newark, NJ.  The event will begin at 7:00 pm and will end at 8:00 pm. 

The focus of the forum is to provide free weekly spiritual, cultural and political education discussions ...

Hate Crime Incident at South Orange Middle School on Tuesday

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Racist graffiti was found in a South Orange Middle School (SOMS) bathroom on Tuesday, according to an email from SOMS Principal Lynn Irby to the school community. 

"Today, it was brought to our attention that hate speech was written in one of the bathroom stalls. The words 'Naughty N***ers  Get Lynched' were found," stated the email from ...

An Analysis of Gary Webb, Freeway Ricky Ross and the Crack Epidemic of the 1980’s at REAL TALK THURSDAYS

NEWARK, NJ - Thursday, March 9, 2017 the Black History Month Committee of Weequahic High School will be sponsoring a free program called REAL TALK THURSDAYS for the students and the larger community in Newark, NJ.  

The focus of the program/forum is to provide free weekly spiritual, cultural and political education discussions to empower, inspire, and organize African /African ...

A Retrospective Look at the Leadership of Imamu Amiri Baraka and the 1972 Black Political Convention

NEWARK, NJ - The Black History Month Committee of Weequahic High School will be sponsoring a free program entitled, Real Talk Thursdays for the students and the community of Newark and environs. 

It is the hope of the Committee that the community will pack Weequahic high school’s auditorium at 279 Chancellor Avenue, Newark, NJ this Thursday, March 2, 2017.  The event will begin ...

Civil Rights Icon Malcolm X Remembered at Real Talk Thursdays

NEWARK, NJ - On Thursday, February 23, 2017, the Black History Month Committee of Weequahic High School is sponsoring a free program this Thursday called REAL TALK THURSDAYS for the students and the larger community in Newark, NJ.  They are calling on the community to pack Weequahic High School’s auditorium at 279 Chancellor Avenue, Newark, New Jersey. 

The event will begin at ...

A New Program at Orange Preparatory Academy

ORANGE, NJ - On Friday, January 27th, over 75 people celebrated the Grand Opening of The Zone, a new School Based Youth Services Program at Orange Preparatory Academy that will be managed by FAMILYConnections.

“This is the 5th School-Based Program that FAMILYConnections will manage and we are very excited about this opportunity,” says Jacques Hryshko, FAMILYConnections Executive ...

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Two East Orange Students Recently Accepted at Delaware Valley University

March 22, 2017

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Delaware Valley University is pleased to announce that Jahala Bennett & Jenner Moise of East Orange, NJ have been accepted for admission at the University.

Delaware Valley University

Delaware Valley University is an independent, comprehensive university with more than 1,000 acres in Bucks and Montgomery counties. Founded in 1896, DelVal emphasizes experiential and ...