Insight News

Wednesday
Aug 20th

Education

DAVID NOBLE LECTURE SERIES: Annual Labor History Tour : Steel Rails, Strong Hearts

DAVID NOBLE LECTURE SERIES: Annual Labor History Tour : Steel Rails, Strong HeartsSunday, May 19, 2 p.m.

Union Depot, 214 Fourth Street East Join Dave Riehle and historian James Robinson, a scholar of the dining car waiters organizations, for a tour of sites and settings associated with the history of African American railroad workers. Tour starts at the renovated Union Depot. Cosponsored by MnDOT African American Employee Resource Group (AAERG).
Read more...
 

Students Blockade Macalester Administration Building

Ongoing occupation escalates to human blockade of all outer doors to Weyerhaeuser Hall; students outraged by continued absence of President Rosenberg
Read more...

Schools without a majority: Implications and opportunities

Schools without a majority: Implications and opportunitiesThe 16th annual Julian Parker Lecture will be held 7:00-8:30 pm on Thursday, May 9, in Opus Hall on the Minneapolis campus of the University of St. Thomas. This year's program is titled "Schools Without a Majority: Implications and Opportunities."
Read more...

Write On: Minneapolis Urban League Academy students learn about publishing career pathways

Write On: Minneapolis Urban League Academy students learn about publishing career pathwaysCelebrating the power of words and the art of writing, Minneapolis Urban League (MUL) Academy School students will be afforded the opportunity to express their personal viewpoints, learn about publishing career pathways, produce their own book, and be taught first hand that English class and communication skills do matter and can serve them well for a lifetime.
Read more...

Morgan State University wins academic championships

Morgan State University wins academic championships(BLACK PR WIRE) – After two days of intense competition among 250 students representing 48 competing teams, Morgan State University claimed its second National Championship title in a row at the 24th Annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC), an annual academic event featuring the best and brightest students from the nation's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Enduring a year-long program of study and preparation, the Morgan State University team emerged victorious at the National Championship Tournament held on the Los Angeles-area campus of American Honda Motor Co., Inc., and took home $50,000 in grants for their school.
Read more...

DAVID NOBLE LECTURE SERIES: Film screening & discussion: "Slavery by Another Name"

DAVID NOBLE LECTURE SERIES:  Film screening & discussion: Tuesday, April 23, 7 p.m.
Rondo Library, 461 North Dale Street
Read more...

MPS scores former NBA star as next athletic director

MPS scores former NBA star as next athletic directorTrent Tucker, a former University of Minnesota standout and NBA champion, has been named athletic director for Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS). Tucker replaces John Washington, who retired last fall.
Read more...
Page 17 of 86

Recent Comments

Powered by Disqus



Facebook Twitter RSS Image Map

Latest show

  • August 12, 2014
    "SO BLUE" by The Urban Spectrum Theatre Company: Judy Cooper Lyle and Al Drears. International Youth Day: Dr. Willie Dean, executive director of KFAI; Brittany Lynch, KFAI's YouthCARE and KFAI's Fresh Air Institute; young DJs.

Business & Community Service Network