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#BlackGirlMagic: Emory Pruitt—a 16-year-old from Tennessee—made history by becoming the youngest student to attend Clark Atlanta University.

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Meharry Medical College has received a $34 million endowment to increase the representation of Black doctors in the U.S.

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NFL player Jalen Ramsey donated $1 million to a school in Nashville.

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LeMoyne-Owen College—the only HBCU in Memphis—has received a $40 million endowment.

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Jay-Z and Meek Mill donated 130,000 surgical masks to prisons to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 among inmates and correctional officers.

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A museum celebrating the legacies of Black musicians will open in Nashville this summer.

Nation

Racist NYPD officer Michael Reynolds resigns prior to disciplinary case being launched.

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A Tennessee-based barber gives discounts to children who read books while getting their hair cut.

She was only 16 when she was charged with murder.

She was a survivor of sexual assault and is being criminalized.