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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.
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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>>