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The Finance & Tech Week In Review – 6/3/17

Every Saturday the HBCU Money staff picks ten articles they were intrigued by and think you will enjoy for some weekend reading impacting finance and tech.

Early humans were long assumed to have traveled south from Alaska. But in Peru, many stayed put. / Science News http://ow.ly/nfoF30ciktY

Seven small businesses to collaborate with Argonne to solve technical challenges / Argonne 

Dragon spacecraft sets out on historic return to space station / New Atlas 

As NASA puts together a mission to Europa, discover another possible home to alien life – just four light years away / New Scientist 

Scientists are maintaining their round-the-clock observations of this mysterious star. / Nova PBS 

America has a problem with opioids. Virtual reality might be the answer / WEF 

Comparing education, income and job data for immigrants vs. native-born / St. Louis Fed 

How to create a strong working relationship, reduce misunderstandings, and increase productivity / HBR http://ow.ly/DOSs30cikJg

Was the 2009 Recovery Act really the biggest economic recovery plan in history? / St. Louis Fed 

Swearing on social media really could cost you your job / WEF 

HBCU Money™ Dozen 7/21 – 7/25


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Inside the quantum experiment that splits reality l New Scientist http://ow.ly/zxFM2

California sees IT shifting to IBM-built cloud l Computerworld http://ow.ly/zyALv

5 Ways to Use Social Media to Boost Your Career Prospects l CIOonline http://trib.al/fnfnDOy

Apple is losing its grip as the top tablet company l Computerworld http://ow.ly/zyB14

Business Leaders Know: Let in the Smartphones, Tablets, Laptops l CIOonlinehttp://trib.al/K90QMwF

Once a National Security Mandate, Now a National Asset, too l Livermore Labhttp://bit.ly/WKvrBe

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Read about opportunities and challenges for U.S. businesses in Latin America l St. Louis Fed

Lifting ban on crude oil exports could lower U.S. pump prices l Dallas Fed http://bit.ly/1pgUnqA

Want to know more about prepaid cards? Read this Personal Finance 101 l Econ Lowdown http://bit.ly/VzTdiO

Federal Reserve Payments Study Provides Further Details on Domestic Payments l Federal Reserve http://go.usa.gov/5ywG

1 in 6 homes still seriously underwater as home price growth slows l Housing Wire http://hwi.re/6PtzlD

Personal finance and economics teachers: We have lessons, videos and more l Econ Lowdown http://bit.ly/1ufDYFE

Thank you as always for joining us on Saturday for HBCU Money™ Dozen. The 12 most important research and finance articles of the week.