African American This category contains the latest news of special relevance to the African American community, including cultural and historical events, awards, scholarships and educational initiatives along with announcements of African American entertainment network events and premieres. Find releases regarding interviews with Black artists, athletes, and business and community leaders. Read reports based on studies about diversity in the workplace, multicultural achievement and issues in education. Also included are results of studies and research devoted to minority health concerns.

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Xavier University of Louisiana announced today that it has unanimously elected Dr. C. Reynold Verret as the university's next president. Dr. Verret stood out for his proven leadership and experience expanding enrollment and increasing graduation rates. His record of achievement, personal history, and values set him apart as the clear choice for the post. Dr. Verret is joining Xavier from Savannah State University where he has served as provost and chief academic officer since 2012. Dr. Verret is uniquely...

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