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Think Tank uses personal stories to explore academic success among black men

July 1, 2013
We frequently hear about Black males failing in school; what can we learn from the stories of Black men who have been academically successful? Read more >>

Pittsburgh may break new ground for black male education

June 24, 2013
Whenever people get together to discuss the academic achievement of Black American males they usually end up with a litany of failure that seems to defy solutions. Over the past five years, however there is a new trend in the research on Black males and schooling. Read more >>

Cultivating the black male intellectual

May 26, 2013
Their numbers will grow if we focus on black men who succeed, not on those who fail, writes RMU's Anthony Robins.

RMU to Launch Research Center to Study Success
Among Black Men

July 30, 2012
The Heinz Endowments has awarded Robert Morris University a $900,000 grant to create and endow a research center that will study the factors that set successful African American men apart and build models to allow others to emulate this achievement.  Read More>>