Grambling State University Enters Partnership With Northshore Technical Community College

Grambling State University and Northshore Technical Community College in Lacombe, Louisiana, are establishing a transferable pathway for community college students to become eligible for direct admission into Grambling. This pathway provides community students with a transparent and systematic outline for successfully completing a baccalaureate degree from Grambling State University in accounting, computer information systems, management,…

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Indigenous practices protect Native Americans’ health from racism

Culturally specific health behaviors and activities may improve the health of Native Americans, report researchers. Stress, trauma, and racism occur at high rates within Indigenous communities and have not been explored as potential contributors to cardiometabolic disease (CMD). But new research examines this link and found increasing evidence that culturally specific health behaviors and activities…

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Team links gut bacteria to neurodegenerative diseases

Researchers have established, for the first time, a link between specific gut bacteria species and physical manifestations of neurodegenerative diseases. Neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and ALS affect millions of adults, but scientists still do not know what causes these diseases, which poses a significant roadblock to developing treatments or preventative measures. Recent research…

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Single Black Mom of 3 Launches Online Course to Help Entrepreneurs Overcome Fear and Doubt

Nationwide — Nicole Lee, a self-published author, entrepreneur, and visionary, has launched an interactive online course to help business owners who are struggling with fear and doubt caused by the […] The post Single Black Mom of 3 Launches Online Course to Help Entrepreneurs Overcome Fear and Doubt first appeared on BlackNews.com.

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Black Scholar Alleges Racist Behavior at Oklahoma State University

Tulsa, OK — Last month, Dr. Khalid el-Hakim, founder, CEO, curator, and lecturer of the Black History 101 Mobile Museum, was invited to Oklahoma State University (OSU) Stillwater and was […] The post Black Scholar Alleges Racist Behavior at Oklahoma State University first appeared on BlackNews.com.

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Founder of Black-Owned Dessert Company Launches College Scholarship Essay Contest

The entry deadline extended to Friday, May 28th, 2021. San Jose, CA — Andrea Lacy, founder and CEO of Luv’s Brownies, has officially launched the “Grit Award” scholarship program. Up […] The post Founder of Black-Owned Dessert Company Launches College Scholarship Essay Contest first appeared on BlackNews.com.

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