Sunday, March 16, 2014

"Weekly Dozens" Magazine -- Saturday 3/15/14

Last updated: Sunday 3/16/14 @ 3:50 pm
Below find links to the Digital Learning Lab's "Dozens" of favorite academic news items posted by HBCU media on Twitter about HBCUs' teaching, research, and community service for the week ending Saturday 3/22/14 ... in chronological order from latest to earliest ... Links to previous editions of the Dozens can be found here ==> Back issues ... Note that back issues can be searched for old tweets.

A. News & Features ... Dozen
  1. Fantastic article on engaging first generation students
  2. RT Grambling receives $1.8 million in grant funding: Two grants totaling...
  3. Spelman College President Talks Wellness Revolution: Soon after becoming...
  4. Nearly 400 Howard University students are volunteering 16,000 hours in six U.S. cities and Haiti as part of...

  5. Morehouse Students on Service Spring Break in Chicago

  6. CSU alum gives $1 million gift Central State University
  7. Howard Announces $8.9 Million in Gifts at Charter Day Gala
  8. Online Network Highlights HBCU Experience, HBCUX
  9. Morehouse Receives $1 Million to Establish African Scholarship Program


B. Comments and Opinions ... Half Dozen
  1. Gaines & Johnson: A Different World Of A Lesson In HBCUpreneurship & Leadership
  2. RT : Great article for those new to and/or flipped classroom.



C. Opportunities for Jobs, Internships, Scholarships, Fellowships ... Half Dozen
  1. Niche job boards are where you should be job hunting. The Career Center is a niche job board accepting resumes.
  2. 3rd Annual list of my Favorite 100 internships students should be exploring now!
  3. Tons of Art and media internships! Upload your resume and start applying.
  4. Why you should get involved on campus? Because campus leaders land jobs
  5. Fellowship Programs: Funding Options for Grad Students