18 & over

13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs, career exploration, civic duty

Chance The Rapper to Corporations: Invest in Students


Chicago Native, parent and Grammy award-winning Chance the Rapper recently donated 10, 000 to 10 Chicago Public Schools (CPS).  His act of charity is in direct response to Illinois Governor Rauner’s $200 million-plus funding cut to Chicago Public Schools. Chance says his donation “is a call to action. I’m challenging major companies and corporations in Chicago and

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18 & over, career exploration, Education, Employment Opportunities, personal development

Essence looking for models 21-35 years old


ESSENCE Live is looking for Black female models for various fashions show segments.  Requirements for Essence Models Seeking models who are sizes 2-12 and ages 21-35 years old. You need to be locally based (NYtri-state area) and available to come to the ESSENCE office for a fitting and to tape the actual segment. Both required

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, career exploration, Motivational (Coaching, personal development

Opportunity:Believing is Achieving – Part II


Seeking Opportunity to get what you want One of the great things about emerging leaders is that they are determined to achieve something great. They look for opportunities and take many different paths to get to their goals, but in the end, they make it work and sometimes make sacrifices to get where they need

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18 & over, civic duty, commentary, Journalism / Mass Media

The Jock & the Scholar: Presidential Debate Op-ed


The First Debate Walking into the Apollo Theater, Monday evening, September 26th, I saw the crowd of viewers waiting outside, swelling with anticipation. We knew this, being the first of the Presidential Debates between Hillary Rodem Clinton and Donald Trump, was going to be something else. This debate was slated to be one of the

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