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April 03, 2014
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Did your spring break vacay leave you strapped for cash? Apply to one of these student jobs to replenish your funds!...

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Students Spend Winter Break in Ghana, Giving Medical Care, Learning a Language and Dancing

February 04, 2014
Jenn Everett was among the Drexel students to make a Global Medical Brigades trip to Ghana over winter break.

The 15 Drexel students who volunteered at a public health clinic in Ghana over winter break were put to work almost as soon as they arrived in the village of Adansemaim—but not in any way they had anticipated....

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New Book on Racial Identity by Yaba Blay, PhD, to be Released on Black Friday with Launch Party at the Painted Bride

November 05, 2013
(1)ne Drop Cover

On Black Friday, Nov. 29, a new book on racial identity by Drexel University’s Yaba Blay, PhD, one of today’s leading voices on colorism and global skin color politics, will be released from Blay’s recently launched independent press, Black Print Press....

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Authors Toni Morrison and Rita Dove to Join Philadelphia's Poet Laureate Sonia Sanchez at Drexel

October 15, 2013
Toni Morrison

Sonia Sanchez will celebrate the end of her term as Philadelphia’s Poet Laureate with an inspirational night of personal stories, readings and live music at an event entitled “Conversation and Song: Walking the Laureate Road,” hosted by Drexel University and First Person Arts....

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A 7-Year-Old’s Dreadlocks Inspire Project Affirming Natural Black Beauty

September 17, 2013
Yaba Blay

Seven-year-old Tiana Parker was sent home from school on her first day…because of her hair. The elementary school in Tulsa, Oklahoma, deemed the dreadlocks she wore under her big, pink bow to be “faddish,” and, thus, “unacceptable.”...

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