Swizz Beatz Enrolled In Harvard Business School

photo17We’ve been reporting about the busy life of Harlem girl Alicia Keys husband Kasseem “Swizz Beatz” Dean, who seems to be the story that keeps giving. Continue Reading →

Ivy League Schools Signature College Access Workshop & Fair Event in Harlem

CIS-Students-AwardThe Association for Black Admissions and Financial Aid Officers of the Ivy League and Sister Schools (ABAFAOILSS) invites you to attend their Signature College Access Workshop & Fair.  Continue Reading →

Ex-NY Governor Paterson Joins iFunding

English: STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Governor David...

iFunding, America’s number one real estate crowdfunding platform, welcomes former New York Governor David A. Paterson to its team. Continue Reading →

Vijay Takes Ideas From Harlem to Harvard

NY-CW504_VIJAY_G_20140303172453Sitting in his Harlem home, the pianist Vijay Iyer considered his new weekly commute to Cambridge, Mass. “I’m still not sure how this will work,” he said. Continue Reading →

Harvard Announce No Tuition and No Student Loans

From D. Weaver

Harvard University announced over the weekend that from now on undergraduate students from low-income families will pay no tuition. In making the announcement, Harvard’s president Lawrence H. Summers said, “When only ten percent of the students in elite higher education come from families in the lower half of the income distribution, we are not doing enough. Continue Reading →

Ryan Leslie, Another Harlem Phenom

RYANLESLIEAt 15, he went to Harvard. At 19, he had a degree in government and politics. At 29, Ryan Leslie is a budding hip-hop mogul.

It’s Thursday in Manhattan, and Ryan Leslie is getting down to business: the complicated, consuming, cutting-edge business of creating Ryan Leslie.

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