At present few law school students will need to consider Islamic finance in their future work as lawyers, but that doesn't mean studying it isn't useful.

To commemorate Black History Month the Scholastica team released Slavery Stories, an online destination where people can read memoirs of former American slaves.

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As we've seen in the business world, **better and more modern tools are appearing that have the potential to usurp larger, less functional enterprise systems

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