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  • Building a More Diverse and Inclusive Community – Lessons from Ferguson

    Building a More Diverse and Inclusive Community – Lessons from Ferguson

    By Effenus Henderson President and CEO – HenderWorks, Inc As American communities become increasingly diverse and multi-racial, local governmental officials and leaders must develop progressive strategies to insure a respectful and inclusive community where all residents and citizens feel valued. Such strategies can help alleviate tensions and mitigate the types of risks we are now seeing in Ferguson. I would like to offer some thoughts and ideas as a diversity and inclusion professional about creating more inclusive and resilient communities: […]

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  • Back to school Book Pick: The Zero Degree Zombie Zone

    Back to school Book Pick: The Zero Degree Zombie Zone

    Scholastic proudly presents The Zero Degree Zombie Zone , a new action-packed fantasy adventure novel written acclaimed journalist Patrik Henry Bass and illustrated by award-winning and syndicated cartoonist Jerry Craft. This fun and magical tale about friendship features Bakari Katari Johnson, an unforgettable underdog character sure to warm the hearts of middle grade readers everywhere. Meet new kid on the block Bakari Katari Johnson. Bakari is having a bad day. Tariq Thomas, the most popular kid in their class, is […]

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  • The U.S. Record on Racial Discrimination is on the Whole World’s Agenda

    The U.S. Record on Racial Discrimination is on the Whole World’s Agenda

    As the United Nations this week debated America’s record on race, one name was on everyone’s minds: Michael Brown. Not only Americans have been riveted this week by the tragic killing of the unarmed teenager, the subsequent protests, and the militarized response of law enforcement in Ferguson, Mo.This week, in Geneva, Switzerland, the U.N. committee that oversees compliance with the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination placed the U.S. record under the spotlight. For the […]

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  • MRIGlobal Scientist Supports National Academy Of Science Program On Advancing Diversity

    MRIGlobal Scientist Supports National Academy Of Science Program On Advancing Diversity

    Publication Cites Need for Game-Changing Environment to Add Women, Underrepresented Minorities to STEM Workforce. The National Academy of Sciences has released a new report, “Advancing Diversity in the US Industrial Science and Engineering Workforce,” and MRIGlobal is proud to note the contributions of Robert P. Casillas, Ph.D., to the publication. Casillas, Vice President of Global Health Security for MRIGlobal and a Fellow of the Academy of Toxicological Sciences, served on the National Academy’s Committee on Capitalizing on the Diversity of […]

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  • Actress Sofia Vergara Partners with Kay Jewelers to Launch a Jewelry Collection

    Actress Sofia Vergara Partners with Kay Jewelers to Launch a Jewelry Collection

    Actress Sofia Vergara Partners with Kay Jewelers to Launch a Jewelry Collection Recognized as one of Hollywood’s most beautiful and beloved stars and admired for her sense of style both on and off the red carpet, Sofia Vergara has partnered with Kay Jewelers, the number one jewelry store in America, to launch her jewelry collection, SOFIA VERGARA so Sofia™. Aptly named, the fashionable yet elegant collection embodies Sofia’s playful, vibrant and sexy style with bold statement necklaces and earrings as […]

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  • Oprah, Spielberg — “The Hundred Foot Journey”

    Oprah, Spielberg — “The Hundred Foot Journey”

    In “The Hundred-Foot Journey,” Hassan Kadam (Manish Dayal) is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. Displaced from their native India, the Kadam family, led by Papa (Om Puri), settles in the quaint village of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val in the south of France. Filled with charm, it is both picturesque and elegant – the ideal place to settle down and open an Indian restaurant, the Maison Mumbai. That is, until the chilly chef proprietress of Le Saule Pleureur, a […]

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  • PAX International Exchange program seeks community coordinators around the US

    PAX International Exchange program seeks community coordinators around the US

    Founded in 1990, PAX is a non-profit educational organization and one of a select few U.S. Department of State-designated Exchange Visitor Programs chosen to participate in the prestigious U.S. government sponsored Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) and Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) programs. Each year, more than 1,100 teenagers visit the U.S. as PAX exchange students.   A community coordinator is an independent contractor who represents the PAX program in the local community. “It is a great opportunity to provide […]

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  • Pew Research reports: Latino Jobs Growth Driven by U.S. Born

    Pew Research reports: Latino Jobs Growth Driven by U.S. Born

    Immigrants No Longer the Majority of Hispanic Workers For the first time in nearly two decades, immigrants do not account for the majority of Hispanic workers in the United States. Meanwhile, most of the job gains made by Hispanics during the economic recovery from the Great Recession of 2007-09 have gone to U.S.-born workers, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of government data. In 2013, 49.7% of the more than 22 million employed Latinos were immigrants. This share […]

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  • New play, “Freedom Summer” to open in Washington D.C., July 19

    New play, “Freedom Summer” to open in Washington D.C., July 19

    Freedom Summer is a new mass meeting event based on the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project when nearly 1,000 college students went to Mississippi to help African Americans to secure their voting rights.  This new play explores the tensions within the project and the challenges faced by the staff and volunteers as they adjust to life in Mississippi during the long, hot summer of 1964 when lives were changed, a state was transformed, churches were burned and three civil rights workers […]

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