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Applications open for SF PUC’s 2019 CityWorks Summer Internship Program

  NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SFPUC’S CITYWORKS SUMMER INTERNSHIP Applications are open for the 2019 CityWorks Summer Internship Program, which strives to increase diversity in engineering, program management, communications and related fields. CityWorks provides interns aged 16-19...

Swing Phi Swing Social Fellowship offers two college scholarships to Black women – apply...

SWING PHI SWING SOCIAL FELLOWSHIP INCORPORATED OPENS THEIR 2018 SCHOLASTIC OPPORTUNITIES TO WOMEN OF COLOR The National Office of Swing Phi Swing Social Fellowship Inc. is proud to extend (2) scholarships to deserving female students...

City College of San Francisco announces cannabis course beginning in July – register now

              SAN FRANCISCO — Today, City College of San Francisco (CCSF) is launching a series of workshops on cannabis as the latest addition to its already diverse continuing education programming. The launch is in response...

Apply to be an apprentice plumber, steamfitter, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanic

  APPLICATIONS FOR APPRENTICE PLUMBER, STEAMFITTER, REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING MECHANIC This Apprenticeship involves five (5) years on-the-job training and also includes two (2) evenings per week in attendance at related training instruction classes. PROCEDURES FOR FILING...

PG&E PowerPathway™ Program powers up careers

by Genoa Barrow, California Black Media Oakland – He was an out of work party promoter and she was a single mother, living in a hotel room with a young son. Both say a...

Saturday, 2/17, 9-5: Oakland Black College Expo to give over $1 million in scholarships,...

  15th annual Black College Expo to provide Bay Area students path to college WHO/WHAT: Wells Fargo has teamed up with the Oakland Black College Expo in an effort to curtail the high school dropout rate and increase...

Enroll online to Black colleges and universities

STUDENTS CAN NOW EASILY ENROLL ONLINE TO BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES -- THANKS TO THIS NEW WEB SITE! HBCUBound.com is a new online student platform that alleviates the stress of the college admissions process...

Department of Energy offers 8-10 week summer internships to minority high school, undergrad and graduate students –...

  The Department of Energy offers 8-10 week summer internships to minority high school, undergrad and graduate students at its Headquarter and site offices and national laboratories. Positions involve scientific research or a focus on policy, business, and government relations. Internships...

All SFUSD High Schools to Offer Ethnic Studies Classes

  (San Francisco) December 10, 2014 - The San Francisco Board of Education voted unanimously to provide every high school student with the opportunity to enroll in an Ethnic Studies class by the school year...

Be prepared for natural disasters

by Marisol Beas, California Black Media California is often portrayed in the media as a utopian state with fantastic weather year-round, serene beaches and scenic geography that would be a resident’s dream. And, in many...

Bay Area High School Students: Apply for 2017 MTC Summer High School Internships by...

Calling Bay Area High School Students: Apply for the 2017 MTC Summer High School Internships   Deadline for Applications Is May 15, 2017   SAN FRANCISCO, May 5, 2017 . . . The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) is offering...

Energy savings programs and ways to save this summer

by Genoa Barrow, California Black Media Whether or not temperatures will hit triple digits remains to be seen, but Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) has tips to keep customers from getting burned on their...

For your college success, City College and SF State offer award-winning Metro Academies

It can be confusing and intimidating to start off on the long path to a bachelor’s degree. If you are a graduating high school student or parent who would like some extra support on...

Jobs! Jobs! Jobs! Apply by 9/22 to join the 2017 Loop Leadership Development Program

  APPLY BY SEPTEMBER 22nd TO JOIN THE 2017 LOOP LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM! APPLY NOW JOBS! JOBS! JOBS! Health Education, Public Policy, Public Law, Law Enforcement, Public Relations, Journalists, Program Evaluation, Cessation Counselors, Community Health Advocates, Program Assistants, Program Managers Though California...

United States Postal Services (USPS) is Hiring

JOB Information Sessions Looking for a fast-pace, challenging and rewarding job? USPS DELIVERS USPS is conducting FREE Job Information Sessions During these job sessions, you will learn about: • Current jobs available • Job descriptions • How to apply online ~...

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OneUnited Bank announces 9th annual ‘I Got Bank’ Youth Financial Literacy...

Teri Williams, owner of OneUnited Bank, the largest Black-owned bank in America, and author of “I Got Bank,” encourages young folks to enter this year’s contest.

‘Substance’: Black animator Jamaal Bradley speaks

Jamaal Bradley, an industry giant, is the former supervising animator at Dreamworks and has worked at various studios, including Walt Disney Animation, Sony Pictures Imageworks and Electronic Arts. He has been a senior animator on several Oscar-nominated films.

Eddie Africa of the #MOVE9 is home after four decades of...

The Abolitionist Law Center and the People’s Law Office are proud to announce that Eddie Africa of the MOVE 9 has been released from state custody after more than 40 years of incarceration.