Archive for January 2015

MLK 2015 Event Photos

  Photos are from the 34th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast, held January 17, the Candlelight Service, held January 11, and the Read more »

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White House Unveils America’s College Promise Proposal

Tuition-Free Community College for Responsible Students White House Reports Nearly a century ago, a movement that made high school widely available helped lead to rapid Read more »

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34th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast

Celebrate the Legacy: from Dreams to Actions The 34th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, January Read more »

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Dr. Thavolia Glymph

Dr. Thavolia Glymph’s scholarship and career have been shaped by many factors: reading materials, a mentor in graduate school, her family’s emphasis on education, and Read more »

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America’s Interminable Identity Crisis

Bridging the Psychological Divide: Restructuring Our Collective Historical Memory by Dr. Darin J. Waters In the most recent issue of The American Prospect, a magazine Read more »

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Disability Activist Bernadette Thompson Wins 2015 MLK Award

Bernadette Thompson was named the winner of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Award at the MLK Association’s annual Candlelight Service January 11, held this year Read more »

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Mission to Save African American “School of Hope”

Frank Stasio, the host of The State of Things, interviewed Willa Wyatt, president of the Friends of the Mars Hill Anderson Rosenwald School Rehabilitation Project; Read more »

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Buncombe County Swears in New District Attorney

Buncombe County Attorney Todd Williams was sworn in on Friday, January 9, 2015 at 4 p.m. as the District Attorney for Buncombe County, North Carolina. Read more »

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Asheville-Buncombe Community Relations Chairman Retires

When Dr. Larry McCallum retired from his long-time role on the board (and as chairman) of the Asheville-Buncombe Community Relations Council, the party coincided with Read more »

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Check Your Credit Report!

The month of January is a good time to check your credit report. You have to have credit to get credit. This elusive score determines Read more »

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