Thursday, July 9, 2020

What happens if B-CU closes?

Locals weigh in on university’s future COURTESY OF B-CU In this page taken from...

RE-ENACTING HISTORY

Mrs. Mary Fears has made it her mission to accurately portray the impact that Blacks have made on American history. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES At age...

US students learn about Cuba by being there

Students from America experience change during semester at Arcadia University in Havana BY MICHAEL MATZA PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS HAVANA — Crossing the campus of Cuba’s premier university, Janelle...

No Limits: Program teaches girls about aviation, leadership, team building

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Volusia/Flagler Counties hosted Terry L Carbonell and the Aviation Adventures “No Limits” program over a five-month period that ended...

Daytona State to offer daytime welding classes

In response to increasing demand for skilled welders, Daytona State College (DSC) has expanded its welding program to offer daytime courses leading to an...

Community recognizes Campbell Elementary’s ‘Passion for Preparation’

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES An appreciative audience of approximately 150 people celebrated the legacy of Campbell Elementary School during an August 23 banquet with...

There’s bipartisan energy for HBCUs

From the time Alma Adams (D-NC) was elected to Congress in 2014, she was committed to making a difference. One of her early acts...

White privilege and Black America

For many years, many Black people have been denied opportunities for no reason other than the color...

DeLand principal excels
 at turning around school

DeLand principal excels
 at turning around school BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES In four years, Principal Dwayne Copeland turned Edith I. Starke Elementary School in DeLand from...

Volusia schools embroiled in testing fiasco

Computer difficulties cause halt at districts around the state BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Standardized testing was set to start across the state on Monday but...