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 01, 2014

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Jun 30, 2014

15:41 ET

Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pa., is a distinctive, world-class research university that blends cutting-edge programs across many disciplines including business, computer science, the arts and sciences, engineering and public policy. (PRNewsFoto/CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY)

Jun 30, 2014

13:51 ET

Jun 30, 2014

13:09 ET

BLACK ENTERPRISE Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/BLACK ENTERPRISE)

Jun 30, 2014

10:26 ET

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation focuses on the pressing health and health care issues facing our country.  (PRNewsFoto/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)

Jun 30, 2014

08:00 ET

Jun 27, 2014

13:00 ET

"Who Like Me Is Threatened," in the Center for Civil and Human Rights designed by Rockwell Group. Photo courtesy of Rockwell Group (PRNewsFoto/Rockwell Group)

Jun 26, 2014

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Jun 26, 2014

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Jun 26, 2014

14:48 ET

U.S. Census Bureau Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Census Bureau)

Jun 26, 2014

13:07 ET

U.S. Census Bureau Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Census Bureau)

Jun 26, 2014

10:28 ET

Our nation is a study in contrasts when it comes to local age structure. There was a more than 42-year difference in the median ages of the county with the highest median age -- Sumter, Fla., at 65.5 -- and the county with the youngest median age -- Madison, Idaho, at 23.1. That amounts to two generations. (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Census Bureau)

Jun 26, 2014

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Jun 26, 2014

09:00 ET

HBCU Leadership Summit at the 20th Annual Sloan-C International Conference on Online Learning (PRNewsFoto/The Sloan Consortium)

Jun 26, 2014

08:00 ET

America's Diabetes Challenge: Get To Your Goals (PRNewsFoto/Merck)

Jun 25, 2014

13:00 ET

Kaiser Permanente Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Kaiser Permanente)

Jun 25, 2014

10:00 ET

Legacy Recordings logo. Division of SONY Music Entertainment.  (PRNewsFoto/Legacy Recordings)

Jun 24, 2014

19:51 ET

U.S. Conference of Mayors.  (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Conference of Mayors)

Jun 24, 2014

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Jun 24, 2014

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