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Cheryl Judice, National, News, Northwestern University, Race -

The choir of Black female thought leaders and celebrities pushing Black women to date white […]

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Evanston, Hoax, News, Northwestern University, Police, Swatting -

Reports of a possible armed individual on the campus of Northwestern University in suburban Chicago turned out to be a hoax, police say. The “shots fired” call sent officers to a graduate dorm on the Evanston, Ill., campus. But no person with a weapon was located and eventually security determined it was a case of […]

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College Football, College Union, Jeff Yarbrough, Kain Colter, NCAA, News, Northwestern Union, Northwestern University, Opinion, Sports, Student Athletes -

OPINION - This is a student movement, and I am not too far removed from being college student. I commend the young brave men on the Northwestern Football team and their leader Kain Colter...

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Black athletes, College Basketball, College Football, College Graduation Rates, Iowa State University, NCAA Division I, News, Northwestern University, Sports, University Of Pennsylvania -

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A report released through the University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education shows that most of the schools in the NCAA's six major sports conferences have weak graduation rates for African-American male student-athletes...

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Illinois Senate, Jesse Jackson Jr., Napoleon Harris, Napoleon Harris Congress, News, NFL, Northwestern University, Politics, Sports -

CHICAGO (AP) — Former NFL linebacker Napoleon Harris is running to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress. Harris was just elected to the Illinois Senate...

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