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Academy Of Nutrition And Dietetics Foundation Creates Advancing Diversity In Dietetics Scholarship

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is accepting applications for a new Advancing Diversity in Dietetics Scholarship that will provide $25,000 each to two aspiring registered dietitian nutritionists of diverse backgrounds and cultures. Made possible through an anonymous donor, the application … Continue reading

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McDonald’s Black & Positively Golden Scholarship Program is Championing Black Excellence by Awarding $500,000 in Scholarships

Students can apply for scholarships for the 2021-2022 academic year now until May 10 For the second consecutive year, McDonald’s USA, through its Black & Positively Golden Scholarship Program, is awarding half a million dollars to incoming and current HBCU students. … Continue reading

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A New Way to Effectively Teach Cultural Competency by Having Fun While Showcasing Unique African Talents

Motherland Cultural Connections creates memorable fun and online interactive African cultural experiences. Myra Maimoh has a great idea for making boardroom diversity and inclusive training slide presentations more effective. Her company, Motherland Cultural Connectionshas been teaching exciting and relaxing diversity and … Continue reading

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Simon & Schuster and McBride Sisters Collection Launch Black Girl Magic Wine & Book Club

Simon & Schuster, Inc., a global publishing leader that publishes 2,000 titles annually, and McBride Sisters Collection, Inc., the largest Black-owned wine company in the United States, today announce the launch of the Black Girl Magic Wine & Book Club. Book … Continue reading

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Mashama Bailey & Johno Morisano Debut Black, White, and The Grey

BLACK, WHITE, AND THE GREYThis week, Mashama Bailey and Johno Morisano release a culinary memoir, Black, White, and The Grey, co-written by the first-time authors. The book explores how two unconventional partners built a relationship and a restaurant that would inspire conversations around gender, race, … Continue reading

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