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Nas, Hip Hop, and Higher Education

Tue, Jul 16, 2013 at 3:53 PM by User 10 Comments

Today, Harvard University and the Hip Hop Archive announced the "Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship" program. The Fellowship will provide selected scholars and artists with an opportunity to show that “education is real power,” as it builds upon the achievements of those who demonstrate exceptional capacity for productive scholarship and exceptional creative ability in the arts, in connection with hip-hop. The program also seeks to incorporate Hip Hop into higher education without losing and compromising what Hip hop is and means to those who introduced it and to those who continue to develop and sustain Hiphop culture.

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  1. Zino Kader avatar

    On Fri, Aug 2, 2013 at 1:49 PM, Zino Kader said:

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  2. Zino Kader avatar

    On Fri, Aug 2, 2013 at 1:48 PM, Zino Kader said:

    True legend!

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  3. Rappaholic avatar

    On Thu, Jul 18, 2013 at 12:56 PM, Rappaholic said:

    This is history! Mr. Jones you are GOAT and this is one giant step for Hip Hop. We thank you.

  4. Marjie avatar

    On Wed, Jul 17, 2013 at 4:43 PM, Marjie said:

    Great Work with Harvard Nas. When I heard the news on the CBS morning news radio, I was very excited. Keep up the great work.

  5. Marjie avatar

    On Wed, Jul 17, 2013 at 4:42 PM, Marjie said:

    Great Work with Harvard Nas. When I heard the news on the CBS morning news radio, I was very excited. Keep up the great work.

  6. SimplyKes avatar

    On Wed, Jul 17, 2013 at 12:50 PM, SimplyKes said:

    Well deserving congratulations!!!!!

  7. Desmarie81 avatar

    On Wed, Jul 17, 2013 at 11:53 AM, Desmarie81 said:

    This is wonderful! Keep the culture alive in a positive way! Challenge the mind & let creativity give birth to new beginnings! Congrats you really deserve this! Respect also to Harvard University for establishing such an exquisite standard for the hip-hop community to re-produce. This is Great! Much love!

  8. Hush avatar

    On Wed, Jul 17, 2013 at 5:02 AM, Hush said:

    Yes Sir! You deserve this, thanks for empowering a lot of young men out there. Thank you for inspiring me. Congratulations on the honour!

  9. XiNo_NaS avatar

    On Tue, Jul 16, 2013 at 5:29 PM, XiNo_NaS said:

    is what you deserve as a person and for everything you've done to the hip-hop community nas congratulations!

  10. Keon Butcher avatar

    On Tue, Jul 16, 2013 at 5:08 PM, Keon Butcher said:

    #knowledgeispower Congrats this I know is truly an honor

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