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Chicago Tribune
Songbird Blu is in her vocal primeof former slaves organized themselves along the Underground Railroad as a touri
Songbird Blu is in her vocal prime
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
of former slaves organized themselves along the Underground Railroad as a touring ensemble in a successful attempt to save Fisk University of Nashville. Lynn, who has three children between 10 and 21 years old, did not rise as far as Gregory in... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Housing authority names new in-house counselIjeomma Ike as its new in-house counsel. According to a news release, Ike is a
Housing authority names new in-house counsel
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
Ijeomma Ike as its new in-house counsel. According to a news release, Ike is a Nashville native who graduated in 2009 from Fisk University, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She earned her law degree from Mississippi College of Law in 2012... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Housing Authority Appoints New In-House Legal Counselstrong, sustainable, and inclusive community,” said Ms. Ike. A native of Nashvi
Chattanooga Housing Authority Appoints New In-House Legal Counsel
The Chattanoogan / Posted 12 days ago
strong, sustainable, and inclusive community,” said Ms. Ike. A native of Nashville, Ms. Ike graduated summa cum laude from Fisk University in 2009, receiving her bachelor of arts degree in Political Science. At Fisk University, she also became a... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Riding and roping in the land of rap: Meet the cowboys of Compton“They have horses? IN COMPTON?” Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
Riding and roping in the land of rap: Meet the cowboys of Compton
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 15 days ago
“They have horses? IN COMPTON?” Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he’s away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he’s a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Riding and roping in the land of rap: Meet the cowboys of Compton“They have horses? IN COMPTON?” Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
Riding and roping in the land of rap: Meet the cowboys of Compton
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
“They have horses? IN COMPTON?” Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he’s away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he’s a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
They're cowboys — and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys — and they're coming straight outta Compton
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
They're cowboys — and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys — and they're coming straight outta Compton
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
They're cowboys — and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys — and they're coming straight outta Compton
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Several Atlanta schools among top Historically Black Colleges and UniversitiesUniversity 4. Morehouse College 4. Tuskegee University 6. Xavier University
Several Atlanta schools among top Historically Black Colleges and Universities
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
University 4. Morehouse College 4. Tuskegee University 6. Xavier University of Louisiana 7. Florida A&M University 8. Fisk University 9. Claffin University 10. North Carolina A&T State University 11. Tougaloo College 12. Dillard... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
Warren Times Observer / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Compton's Cowboy History"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
Compton's Cowboy History
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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The Marietta Times
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
The Marietta Times / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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Daily Mail
They're cowboys _and they're coming straight outta ComptonIN COMPTON?' Share this article Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets th
They're cowboys _and they're coming straight outta Compton
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
IN COMPTON?' Share this article Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
They're cowboys... and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys... and they're coming straight outta Compton
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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ABC Montana
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
ABC Montana / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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KTVN Reno
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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Daily Herald
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the
They're cowboys _ and they're coming straight outta Compton
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
"They have horses? IN COMPTON?" Dressage rider Xavier Allison says he gets the same when he's away at historically black Fisk University in Tennessee, where he's a sophomore studying business. Everyone there knows where Compton is, Allison says.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'All the Difference' tells new story of young black men in collegeBranch undertake as they become the first members of their families to attend c
'All the Difference' tells new story of young black men in college
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Branch undertake as they become the first members of their families to attend college — Branch at the historically black Fisk University in Nashville, Tenn., and Henderson at majority-white Lake Forest College, which is about 30 miles north of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TSLA Lecture on Tennessee Supreme Court and the Marble Industry September 24she has organized numerous exhibitions and worked as a project curator for the
TSLA Lecture on Tennessee Supreme Court and the Marble Industry September 24
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
she has organized numerous exhibitions and worked as a project curator for the Customs House Museum and Cultural Center, Fisk University, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Hofstra University, Humanities Tennessee, Nashville International... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fiskdirector of W.E.B. Du Bois Center at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. F
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fisk
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
director of W.E.B. Du Bois Center at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. For Du Bois, “sending (the painting) back to Fisk University is important because Frederick Douglass in many ways embodies the ideas of freedom" that Du Bois cultivated... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from FiskNASHVILLE — The towering portrait of noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass arri
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fisk
Detroit Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
NASHVILLE — The towering portrait of noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass arrived at Fisk University to great fanfare. A gift from W.E.B. Du Bois, one of the university's most famous graduates, the near life-size painting was cause for unfettered... Read more
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USA Today
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from FiskNASHVILLE — The towering portrait of noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass arri
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fisk
USA Today / Posted 30 days ago
NASHVILLE — The towering portrait of noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass arrived at Fisk University to great fanfare. A gift from W.E.B. Du Bois, one of the university's most famous graduates, the near life-size painting was cause for unfettered... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Portrait of Frederick Douglass is missing from Fisk UUSA TODAY NETWORK — Tennessee NASHVILLE — The towering portrait of noted aboli
Portrait of Frederick Douglass is missing from Fisk U
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
USA TODAY NETWORK — Tennessee NASHVILLE — The towering portrait of noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass arrived at Fisk University to great fanfare. A gift from W.E.B. Du Bois, one of the university's most famous graduates, the near... Read more
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KERA North Texas
AfroPunk Acts To Free Your Mind And Your ... Earsdefiance and self-sufficiency. Her first book was published through a company t
AfroPunk Acts To Free Your Mind And Your ... Ears
KERA North Texas / Posted a month ago
defiance and self-sufficiency. Her first book was published through a company that she created herself, and her degree from Fisk University came after she was expelled, then re-admitted. Just as she was throughout the latter half of the 20th... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
AfroPunk Acts To Free Your Mind And Your ... Earsdefiance and self-sufficiency. Her first book was published through a company t
AfroPunk Acts To Free Your Mind And Your ... Ears
KPBS San Diego / Posted a month ago
defiance and self-sufficiency. Her first book was published through a company that she created herself, and her degree from Fisk University came after she was expelled, then re-admitted. Just as she was throughout the latter half of the 20th... Read more

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