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5 team building getaways in the state

By Victoria T. Davis Life in between the four walls of a corporate office building can be a little daunting on a professional’s productiveness and can also take a toll on their relationships with their coworkers. It may be time to step outside ...

The Affirmative Action debate continues

“Equality is where everyone has a pair of shoes, but equity is where everyone has a pair of shoes that fit them.” Nathanial Williams, IUPUI graduate and current doctorial candidate. By Kim L. Hooper With just a “C” average, Nathaniel ...

A Native American journey for civil rights, equality and education

By Amy Foxworthy “It is a tragic irony that the American Indian has for so long been denied a full share of freedom - full citizenship in the greatest free country in the world…nearly half our states and many hundreds of our cities and towns ...

Beyond the Grave

Smith Bizzell & Warner’s Kelvin J. Pennington breathes life into struggling Gary community By Leslie L. Fuller Kelvin J. Pennington steps through the doors of Smith Bizzell & Warner Funeral Home in Gary, as he has done hundreds if ...

Corporate Art

Installations brings people together and enhance a company’s image By Rebecca R. Bibbs About a decade ago, well-known Indiana artist Kanwal Prakash Singh watched as Julia Moore, then public art administrator for Indianapolis-based Blackb...

Civil Rights Act of 1964

Landmark legislation marks 50 years of aiding the disenfranchised By Michael Dabney and Rebecca R. Bibbs In the mid-1960s there were no licensed Black plumbers in Indianapolis admitted to the Plumbers Union Local 73 in Central Indiana. ...