Students aim for the gold in the Olympics of the mind

Moorer, Talise D.
March 1999
New York Amsterdam News;03/18/99, Vol. 90 Issue 12, p10
Reports on holding of the 1999 Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO), which aims to promote academic excellence among blacks. Blacks' reputation in sports and the entertainment industry; Minority high school students' participation in the program; ACT-SO's founding by journalist Vernon Jarrett.


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