8 Things To Know This AM

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First Lady Michelle Obama wants you to show your school spirit today by wearing your college garb. Show off using the hashtag #ReachHigher to support higher education. (Ed.gov)

In more higher education news, the U.S. Department of Education has released a list of 55 schools that are being investigated for Title IX violation — a.k.a. sexual assault. (Jezebel)

In Tennessee, women might face legal action for drug use during pregnancy. (Salon)

On the Canadian front: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is leaving office for a stint in rehab after a second video of him lighting up has surfaced. (BBC)

Rob Ford might have benefitted from reading this new Vice Guide to Adulthood. (VICE)

Culturally, Questlove has released his second comprehensive long-read piece on how hip-hop failed Black America. (Vulture)

Additionally, fans of the L.A. Clippers, including Oprah and Magic Johnson, are raising funds to make the team a non-profit. Talk about teamwork! (Co.Exist)

Finally, the Daytime Emmy nominations have been announced. Click through to see if your favorites have been honored! (Hollywood Life)

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