Monday, March 10, 2014

"Weekly Dozens" Magazine -- Saturday 3/8/14

Last updated: Sunday 3/9/14 @ 4:00 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. Answer the question: “Why do I love my HBCU?” for a chance to win a Tablet (via )
  2. RT FAMU creates new Department of Veterans Affairs: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL...
  3. Paul Quinn Receives $500K Gift Towards Dorm Construction
  4. Rankin chosen as new president of Alcorn State: “I look forward to workin...
  5. RT FAMU set to partner with national cable news operation: Seven months aft...
  6. Paul Quinn College, a Historically Black Institution in Texas, Loses Accredi...
  7. RT FAMU awarded more than $1.3M: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) – Florida A&M Uni...


  8. Howard School of Law Ranked Among Nation’s Best
  9. Liberia: Savannah State University Seeks to Form Partnership to Return Unive...
  10. RT DSU eyes optics research goals in budget request: DOVER — Delaware State...
  11. President Obama Honors 75 HBCU All-Stars from 62 Black Colleges

B. Comments and Opinions ... Half Dozen
  1. Happy International Women's day to the diaspora of sisters who serve, lead, triumph, hope, struggle, wish, fear, mother, work & love.
  2. Today is the 49th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday. Nearly half a century later, the right to vote is not secure or fully defended in America.
  3. : Calling all men: Gender equality isn't just a female cause
  4. 63 Black students at Harvard University speak their minds about some of the dumb things people say and have said...
  5. A snow day is a gift from time and space to the possibilities of your mind. An intellectual grace period. Revel in the unexpected largesse.