Published: Dec 24th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — Among the Santa Clauses, mangers and Menorahs of retail and grocery store displays, colorful swatches of African cloth are becoming more common across the country.
Published: Dec 5th, 1996
GAINESVILLE, Fla.—Blacks are twice as likely as whites to care for their aging relatives, University of Florida researchers report.
Published: Aug 26th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — Florida’s Hispanic population has broken the 2 million mark, and the youthful nature of the group bodes well for the state’s labor force, according to a University of Florida study that represents the first county-by-county breakdown of the state’s Hispanic population since the 1990 census.
Published: Jul 31st, 1996
GAINESVILLE — Are Americans color-blind when they enter the voting booth?
Published: Jul 10th, 1996
GAINESVILLE —Poor black mothers who do not have an advanced education are not deterred from encouraging their children to succeed in mathematics, a new University of Florida study finds.
Published: May 14th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — American colleges and universities, long considered open and tolerant places, are bastions of hate and discrimination for many black students, says a University of Florida sociologist and co-author of a new book.
Published: Apr 23rd, 1996
GAINESVILLE — If you can read these words, chances are you don’t think a law making English the official U.S. language will change your life.
Published: Apr 19th, 1996
GAINESVILLE—African-American teachers may be an endangered species by the year 2000, although the majority of the students will be minorities, said a University of Florida researcher.