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Sheilah P. Clay, President and CEO of Neighborhood Service Organization

11/02/15

Sheilah P. Clay, President and CEO of Neighborhood Service Organization

Located inside the historic Michigan Bell Building in Detroit and now in its 60th year of operation, the Neighborhood Service Organization (NSO) continues to change lives through its offering of varied human services, including the 'Housing First' model, which battles homelessness.

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Black Women's Lives Matter: The African American 490 Challenge

11/02/15

Black Women's Lives Matter: The African American 490 Challenge

This nonprofit is raising money to test every remaining rape kit in Detroit and bring women the justice they deserve.

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10 Keys to College Success

11/02/15

10 Keys to College Success

Local experts weigh in on what new college students should do to help ensure success and graduation.

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2015-16 25 Best-Paying College Majors

11/02/15

2015-16 25 Best-Paying College Majors

STEM fields dominate a list compiled by PayScale.com of college majors with the highest beginning salaries.

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Nontraditional Paths to College

11/02/15

Nontraditional Paths to College

The traditional college student profile of an 18-year-old straight out of high school with no dependents and few responsibilities is so passé. Nowadays, more and more college students are those who are returning to school years after starting a life, a career and even a family.

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6 Tips on Maximizing Financial Aid

11/02/15

6 Tips on Maximizing Financial Aid

Follow this advice from local and national experts to get the most financial aid possible for your college-bound son or daughter—or yourself.

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Choosing a College

11/02/15

Choosing a College

Strong academics, the right environment, affordable. There are many things to consider when choosing a college to attend—and making the right choice is one of the biggest factors in your chances of success.

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Seen Photo Gallery: 2015 Dally in the Alley in Detroit

10/16/15

Seen Photo Gallery: 2015 Dally in the Alley in Detroit

The best photos from the 2015 Dally in the Alley street fair celebration in Detroit on Sept. 12, 2015.

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Seen Photo Gallery: Detroit Jazz Festival Opening Night Reception

10/16/15

Seen Photo Gallery: Detroit Jazz Festival Opening Night Reception

The best photos from the Detroit Jazz Festival opening night at The Qube in downtown Detroit on Sept. 4, 2015.

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McDonald's Entrepreneurs Melvin and Brandon Jones

10/08/15

McDonald's Entrepreneurs Melvin and Brandon Jones

McDonald's® is the family business for the Joneses. With three Detroit area locations, son Brandon is helping his dad, Melvin, serve the community.

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