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Pitt renames conference room, unveils portrait to honor first Black woman pharmacist

The University of Pittsburgh is celebrating the legacy of the first Black woman to ever practice pharmacy in the U.S.; KDKA's Royce Jones reports.

5 Ways to Prepare Your Portfolio for Black Swan Events

The recent collapse of Silicon Valley Bank has many pundits calling it a "black swan" event, but what does this actually entail? Popularized by Nassim Nicholas Taleb in his 2007 book, "The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable," the term has been used to describe a litany of market ...

UWO students to give presentations at the National Council for Black Studies Conference - UW Oshkosh Today

Six undergraduate scholars with UW Oshkosh’s African American Studies Program are heading to the University of Florida in Gainesville to present their research at the 47th Annual National Council for Black Studies Conference March 22-25.

Conference examines pedagogy of Black experience - Campus Echo Online

“Reject a book that says the South fought to hold her slaves. Reject a book that speaks of the slaveholder as cruel and unjust to his slaves. Reject a textbook that glorifies Abraham Lincoln and vilifies Jefferson Davis,” wrote Mildred Lewis Rutherford in her 1919 pamphlet “A Measuring Rod to Test Textbook.” Rutherford, a white