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.

Jul 30, 2015

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Jul 29, 2015

15:40 ET

Marc Morial, President & CEO, National Urban League, looks on as Alva Mason, National Manager, African American Business Strategy Group, Toyota North America, speaks at the opening press conference today at the 2015 National Urban League conference in Ft. Lauderdale.

Jul 29, 2015

15:05 ET

Jul 29, 2015

14:37 ET

WNET is New York's flagship PBS station.

Jul 28, 2015

14:38 ET

BLACK GIRLS ROCK! INC. Continues its mission to Motivate and Mobilize Girls From Around the World to Lead, Innovate and Serve. For more information about BLACK GIRLS ROCK! and BLACK GIRLS LEAD visit www.blackgirlsrock.org or follow us on twitter and instagram: @blackgirlsrock, @blackgirlslead, #blackgirlsrock  #blackgirlslead.

Jul 28, 2015

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Jul 28, 2015

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Jul 27, 2015

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Jul 27, 2015

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Jul 24, 2015

09:00 ET

Gregory Dyson, ICMA-RC Senior Vice President, Chief Operations and Chief Marketing Officer, has been awarded the 2015 National Forum for Black Public Administrators Leadership Award.

Jul 23, 2015

13:13 ET

Premier Boxing Champions comes to Bounce TV on Sunday, August 2 at 9:00 p.m. (ET), with the debut of the new monthly series PBC - The Next Round, which will showcase the sport's future stars and potential champions. The network will also stream the telecast live on BounceTV.com, which will also have local channel location for the network.

Jul 23, 2015

10:45 ET

Pictured: James L. Anderson, senior vice president of communications for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. Anderson is a newly elected member of The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications Board of Directors.

Jul 23, 2015

10:00 ET

Verizon's Minority Male Makers program helps boys learn coding and 3D design.

Jul 22, 2015

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Jul 21, 2015

18:27 ET

BLACKBIRD Blu-ray and DVD available August 4

Jul 21, 2015

12:07 ET

Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) comes to Bounce TV on Sunday, August 2 at 9:00 p.m. (ET), with the debut of the new monthly series, PBC - The Next Round, which will showcase the sport's future stars and potential champions.  Bounce TV is free on the digital broadcast signals of local television stations and corresponding cable carriage. The event will also be streamed live on BounceTV.com.

Jul 21, 2015

08:45 ET

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Jul 20, 2015

17:00 ET

Jesse Jacskon delivers a speech at the Memorial ACTe

Jul 20, 2015

15:37 ET

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Jul 20, 2015

09:00 ET

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