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NJIT Lost ends a Great season for the Highlanders

1. April 2015

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What a game!  Much credit most go to the coach Engles Still, his staff, Brian Kennedy,Jesse Agel, Dino Presley, Jared Czech, and Bobby Fisk.  Who set out to develop a basketball program that “was based commitment, hard work, attention to detail.” They are all familiar concepts in the world of sports, but what makes it authentic is […]

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Are Latinos Racist???

25. March 2015

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Over the last two years Glocally Newark has been following the emergence of and growing awareness of race in the latino community.  Lets first say up-front, we are not suggesting that all racist.  From the discussion of Afro-Colombianas, Afro-Cubans to Dominican and Haitian disputes.  Are Latinos racist? Earlier this year the “Dominican Constitutional Court’s decision […]

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Women in Media-Newark Presents And “Still I Rise” @ Aljira TODAY

24. March 2015

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Opening at Aljira on March 24 Women in Media-Newark Presents And Still I Rise And Still I Rise is a week long event celebrating women in film, art & music. The festival opens at Aljira on TODAY Tuesday, March 24 at 5pm with a screening of three films plus a panel discussion after Janie’s Janie […]

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Little White Lie appears tonight at 10 on Independant Lens Channel 13

23. March 2015

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THE DOCUMENTARY “Little White Lie” is airing on “Independent Lens” WHEN|WHERE Tonight, Monday at 10 p.m. on WNET/13 WHAT IT’S ABOUT Filmmaker Lacey Schwartz confronts what everyone in her life had been “overlooking”: That the little girl from the nice white family in Woodstock was black. How did it happen? How could it happen? The […]

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TRAVELINGMAD TO INTRODUCE DR. BALDWIN, DEAN OF WROXTON COLLEGE IN ENGLAND TO NEWARK HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

13. March 2015

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TRAVELINGMAD TO INTRODUCE DR. BALDWIN, DEAN OF WROXTON COLLEGE IN ENGLAND TO NEWARK HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS THAT WILL TRAVEL TO LONDON FOR AN IMMERSIVE LEARNING EXPERIENCE IN NEWARK, FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 6 PM AT 303 UNIVERSITY AVENUE WHO:  Madeline Boughton of TravelingMad Dr. Nicholas Baldwin, Dean of Wroxton College (FDU) High school student travelers   […]

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Royals and Regalia:Inside the Palaces Nigeria’s Modern-Day Monarchs, In Pictures

27. February 2015

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(photo by George Osodi), His Royal Majesty (HRM), Agbogidi Obi James Ikechukwu Anyasi II, Obi of Idumuje Unor, 2012 Nigeria’s Modern-Day Monarchs, In Pictures A PHOTOJOURNALIST SEEKS TO “DOCUMENT AFRICA FROM AN AFRICAN PERSPECTIVE” WITH HIS UPCOMING EXHIBIT.Showcase the most recent body of work by acclaimed Nigerian photographer George Osodi in his first solo exhibition […]

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Senators introduce bill to lift Cuba embargo

13. February 2015

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A group of Democratic and Republican U.S. senators introduced a bill on Thursday seeking to lift the half-century-old trade embargo against Cuba, nearly two months after President Barack Obama announced moves toward normalizing relations with the Communist-ruled island nation. The legislation seeks to repeal provisions of previous laws that prevent Americans from […]

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The Grenada Revolution and the US Invasion: A Scholar’s Journey

11. February 2015

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm John Cotton Dana Library Dana Room, 4th Floor Apart of Rutgers Universities Black History Month series.  Shalini Puri is Associate Professor of English at the University of Pittsburgh, and author of the award-winning book,”The Caribbean Postcolonial: Social Equality, Post-Nationalism, and Cultural Hybridity.” Her recent book, “The Grenada Revolution in the […]

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National Wear Red Day (Warms your Heart)

6. February 2015

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Today is National Wear Red Day, February 6, 2015. The American Heart Association, promotes Wear Red to bring attention to the growing amount of women being killed by heart disease.  There’s a lot of talk about inequality between men and women, but one area in particular where women are leading in record numbers: heart disease. […]

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Black History Months begans at Essex County College

3. February 2015

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On a snowy Monday morning, the 1st in series of February event at Essex County  College, Africana Institute, presented “Planet Rock”, “The Afro-Asiatic origins of Hip Hop, Past, Present and Future”.  Moderated by Dr. Jah Jah Shakur.  This premier black history month event set out to bridge the gap of hip-hop and story telling through […]

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