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Boxer Jessica Laine on Michelle Obama Partnership and Learning how to “Fight for your Life!”

  We sat down with on-air fitness personality, ringside world boxing champion, and celebrity trainer Jessica Laine  to discuss her Partnership with Former First Lady, Michelle Obama and her organization, “Fight For Your Life”. Check out our exclusive one-on-one interview with the inspiring Jessica Lane!      

When does the Carmelo situation move forward in New York?

  Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer   With the Kyrie Irving deal (finally) done, the biggest remaining question of the NBA offseason is this: What’s going on with Carmelo Anthony? The short answer: not much. As of last week, the New York Knicks were “not close” on any deal involving Anthony, per league sources. They’ve talked on

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Lessons For Administrators From The NBA MVP Race

Story by: Dr. Marcus Bright, Contributor   This year’s race for the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the National Basketball Association (NBA) contains some insight and lessons for higher education administrators. The ascension and performance of the individual players were significantly enhanced by the personnel that they were surrounded by, the system that they were

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Rapper Dee-1 schools college students on the importance of financial literacy

Photo Credit: The Source The whole concept of paying for college can be frightening to recent high school graduates and often times overwhelming. But who knew financial literacy could be entertaining? With the eye-catching and hilarious video “Sallie Mae Back”, rapper Dee-1 captures college students’ attention about the dangers of student loans. The New Orleans native is

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NBA’s 2016 Mock Draft

  Photo Credit: Basketball Insiders With less than a week until the 2016 NBA Draft, hopeful prospects are getting ready for one of the greatest days of their lives. Sixty talented young men will be chosen to play the game they love in front of millions of adoring fans, while getting paid more than they’ve ever imagined. For months there

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