Makin’ History Monday

Nick, Aaron, Zach, and Nigel Wade, quadruplets from Ohio, is making their entire family and community so proud! The brothers were accepted into Harvard and Yale Universities. Both schools had single-digit acceptance rates with Yale accepting only 2,272 of the 32,000 students who applied (7.1 percent), while Harvard only accepted 2,056 of the 39,000 who applied […]

With the endless amount of hair inspiration for black women all over the internet and magazines, it was only a matter of time before an app would be a part of the equation. It took three brilliant women to come together with the unique idea to create an app for hair inspiration for black women. […]

When Viola Davis accepted her Oscar Sunday night for ‘Best Supporting Actress’  for her role in fences, she actually made history! Ms. Davis has become a part of what the industry calls the “triple crown club”. She has won an Emmy, a Tony, and an Oscar, making her the first black artist to do so. […]

The Williams sisters ROCK, and Serena, once again, makes history!   Via Associated Press:   Serena Williams has won her record 23rd Grand Slam singles title, and her sister was right there on the court to give her a congratulatory hug. The all-Williams final — the first at the Australian Open since Serena won the first […]

When we browse Youtube for makeup tutorials, we typically look for artists in our age range, because they’re more experienced, right? Well, Aliyah Muse has definitely proven that age ain’t nothin’ but a number! Aliyah is a Youtube and Instagram sensation with makeup skills impressive enough to beat the faces of celebrities. Aliyah’s portfolio can hang […]

Meet Black Excellence by the name of Dr. Jedidah Isler, Ph.D. Dr. Jedidah Isler is an award-winning astrophysicist, TED Fellow, and a nationally recognized speaker and advocate for inclusive STEM education. She is also the creator and host of the monthly web series “Vanguard: Conversations with Women of Color in STEM.” Dr. Isler received her […]