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KSU’s Upward Bound receives $1.28 million for the next five years

The Office of Educational Support is excited to announce that the Kentucky State University (KSU) Upward Bound Program is being funded for the next five years.  The program was awarded $1.28 million to serve academically at-risk, first-generation and/or low-income students at the three Frankfort high schools until 2022.

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KSU grad, multi-instrumentalist Tadric Jermaine’s “MMIII” rises on Billboard’s Traditional Jazz Albums chart

Multi-instrumentalist, producer and Kentucky State University (KSU) graduate Tadric Jermaine’s “MMIII” (2003) has moved up on Billboard’s Traditional Jazz Albums chart to No. 9. Jermaine’s debut album was released on April 28. The album is described as “R&B infused with hip-hop sounds, mellowed-out instrumentation, mixed with the ingenious dreams of multi-instrumentalist Tadric Jermaine.”

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