The Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University received a $194,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation for a project to develop a multimedia teaching tool with the title, “The Authentic Voice: The Best Reporting on Race and Ethnicity.” The textbook, CD, and Web site connected with this project will offer training for students and working journalists to develop writing and reporting skills that take racial sensibilities into account.

North Carolina A&T State University received an $80,000 grant from the North Carolina Health and Wellness Trust Fund for a program to reduce cigarette smoking among black college students.

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