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In Tribute of a Civil Rights Legend

Named in honor of Civil Rights legend,
Dorothy Cotton, The Dorothy Cotton Institute advances the

Human Rights

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Sun Oct 22

Program to Honor Dr. James Turner and Dean Janice Turner

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Program to Honor Dr. James Turner and Dean Janice Turner

On Sunday, October 22, 2017, Ujamaa Residential College and the Cornell University Black Alumni Association will hold a recognition program to honor the achievements and legacy of Dr James Turner and Janice Turner. This program will begin at 10:00 am in the Ujamaa Main Lounge. Your help to publici

Teens Lead at Work

  The Midstate Council for Occupational Safety and Health held a 2-day training of trainers in Ithaca: Teens Lead @ Work Led by Kirby Edmonds and Laura Branca, eight local teens have been trained to lead important workshops for young employees The Midstate COSH trainers will train fellow teenag

Palestinian prisoners in Israel suspend hunger strike

News Israeli–Palestinian conflict 27 May 2017 Deal struck with Israel after intense talks hailed as ‘victory’ for Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike for 40 days Palestinians celebrated in Ramallah after prisoners ended their 40-day hunger strike [Mohamad Torokman/Reuters] A mass hu