Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania, has named Pamela McCauley, Ph.D. as the new dean of the School of Engineering, effective July 1. Dr. McCauley is a well-known scholar, educator, entrepreneur, and university administrator whose achievements include the development of mathematical models based on fuzzy set theory, human engineering, biomechanics, and engineering leadership. She has been […]

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America is a little closer to averting a self-imposed economic crisis. President Biden and Speaker Kevin McCarthy, the Republican House leader, announced yesterday that they had reached a deal to increase the amount of money the government can borrow. The deal includes caps on federal spending, additional work requirements for food stamps and welfare, and […]

The NBA Finals are almost here, which means the NBA Draft isn’t far behind.  This is the first of a series of prospect previews we’ll publish leading up to the June 22 draft, which will be held at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.  Each entry in the series will feature . . .

The United Order of the Tents, a secret society for Black women dating back to the nineteenth century, has been in the news lately as its members fight to save their Brooklyn headquarters. Though often obscured in history, organizations like the Tents served an important role, supporting (and in many cases, continuing to support) powerful […]

When Senator Dianne Feinstein entered a hearing room this month to reclaim her seat on the Senate Judiciary Committee after a monthslong absence, she was accompanied by a phalanx of aides. Two staff members settled the 89-year-old California Democrat into a chair at the dais as the assembled senators greeted their ailing colleague with a […]

The NB2A supports existing Black brewers and business owners, but will also invite the next generation to be a part of its growth. Central to the NB2A’s mission is creating pathways for knowledge among members of the Black brewing community, as well as increasing the opportunities available to Black brewery owners until their numbers are […]

Mr Heiler launched a rock to break the window. (Representational Image: Unsplash) A heroic man named Sam Heiler from Arizona pulled two toddlers from a burning car just seconds before it exploded. According to a Fox News report, Sam Heiler and his wife Melissa were driving for a weekend getaway when they spotted a car […]

More than half of blind people engage in less than 30 minutes of physical activity per week, compared to 27% of the UK average. By Sabah Choudhry, news correspondent Sunday 28 May 2023 06:24, UK Blind and partially sighted people are “twice as likely” to be inactive compared to the UK population, according to new […]

The spirit of George Floyd is never far from Bridgette Stewart, an anti-violence activist from a group, Agape Movement, that tends George Floyd Square in Minneapolis. But it came rushing back to Stewart earlier this month when another black man, Jordan Neely, died in circumstances eerily similar to Floyd’s. Homeless and mentally ill, Neely was […]

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