Education

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to Join Drew as 2016 Commencement Speaker

Athlete, author and activist embodies best of Drew. April 2016 – Drew University proudly announces that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will join Drew University as its 2016 Commencement speaker and will receive an honorary degree in humane letters....
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Kareem’s Three Rules to All-Star Gifting

Guys aren’t supposed to like giving gifts. Well, that ain’t me. By Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on December 10, 2013 According to most movies and TV shows, guys aren’t supposed to like giving gifts. They portray us...
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NBA great promotes STEM education at event

By Diana Lambert, Sacramento Bee Kareem Abdul-Jabbar bent down Monday to study the solar-powered car being demonstrated by sixth-graders from Miller’s Hill School in Shingle Springs. The NBA Hall of Famer was at the Sacramento...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Visits St. Aloysius

St. Aloysius students and teachers were excited to welcome basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who visited this November for a special literacy celebration. Mr. Abdul-Jabbar spoke with students in fourth through sixth grades and read excerpts...
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Kareem Reads to Students at St. Aloysius School

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation's largest children’s literacy organization, hosted a special literacy celebration featuring basketball legend and best-selling author Kareem Abdul-Jabbar at St. Aloysius School, 223 West 132nd Street, New York, NY 10027....
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Kareem Visits Students atOrchard Hills in Tustin, CA

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Kareem Inspires 1200 Students AtHot Springs High School

 
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Kareem speaks for school librariesduring School Library Month

ALA News CHICAGO –  The NBA’s all-time leading scorer and New York Times best-selling author Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been named the official spokesperson for the 2013 celebration of School Library Month. “At the 2011 AASL...
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Sesame Street: Kareem & Big Bird – Subtraction

Our Educational System:Stop Complaining and Do Something!

Our Educational System:Stop Complaining and Do Something!

Photo: REUTERS/Ana Carolina Fernandes By MAUREEN MACKEY, The Fiscal Times Kareem Abdul-Jabbar may be best known as one of professional basketball’s all-time greatest players – the 7-foot-2 Hall of Fame center...