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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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My first Brooklyn Nets game

Brooklyn, Brooklyn, BROOKLYN. Yo. If you ever get a chance to visit New York, do yourself a favor and go to a Nets game. You’ll be glad you did. Brooklyn fans are so much different than I expected. The streets are so intimidating and so are the people (This is just my opinion, don’t hate.)

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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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Don’t call it a comeback! Cavs dominate Warriors for a chance at Game 7

Photo Cred: History doesn’t always repeat itself. Game 6 was on the exact day the Golden State Warriors won the Championship last year, however the Cleveland Cavilers fought hard to prevent that from happening again. From tip off to the last buzzard, the Cavs dominated the court and earned another chance in the NBA Finals. Not only did LeBron

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Political activist Dr. Marcus Bright on education and being a father figure

Dr. Marcus A. Bright A father’s main responsibilities are to provide, protect, and to establish a sense of worth their child’s life. So how does a community raise a child in father-less homes? The answer is simple, by filling the void through mentorship. Dr. Marcus Bright does just that. Please tell us about your life/professional journey I’m originally from a small

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