Tag Archives: African American

Cotton Club Renovation Seeks Community Support with Free Tours

By on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 6, 2013 at 4:48 pm

The Cotton Club in East Gainesville was once home to acts from B.B. King and Ray Charles. It is now being renovated to house a new museum and cultural center.

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Changes to Bright Futures scholarships will affect college funding for minorities

By and on April 9th, 2013 | Last updated: April 9, 2013 at 3:30 pm

Changes to the requirements for Bright Futures scholarship dispersion will affect minority students starting July 1, 2014.

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SFC panel to discuss lack of African-American men in health care on Thursday

By on March 14th, 2013 | Last updated: March 14, 2013 at 4:51 pm

Santa Fe College is hosting a panel of African-American professionals in the health care industry Thursday. The panel will focus on the shortage of American-American men studying in the field.

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President Bernie Machen sends email about race relations at UF

By on November 8th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:02 pm

University of Florida President Bernie Machen sent an email to students Thursday regarding racial issues on campus produced from an incident where students painted themselves black for a party.

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