Do You Know a Budding Engineer in Harlem?

ABOUT-MIDDLE-HIGH-SCHOOL-slideThink about the world around you. Practically everything, everywhere that is not found in nature is the product of engineering. There are plenty of rewarding opportunities for you to study engineering and start a career as an engineer. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Draped Down’ At Studio Museum In Harlem

draped down at studio museum in harlemIn 1942, cultural anthropologist and novelist Zora Neale Hurston listed the term “draped down” as one of several terms meaning “well-dressed” in a glossary of Harlem Renaissance -era slang. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Explorer Story, Young Guru Through Google Glass (video)

Young Guru. He’s a Glass Explorer, acclaimed DJ, producer and audio engineer who has helped shape the sound of music legends, he was nominated for a Grammy Award for his work on “Empire State of Mind” by Jay-Z and Alicia Keys. Continue Reading →

The Launch of a New Urban Health Campaign Uses Hip Hop as a Vaccine

hip hop health 1By Hadasah Ingrid

March 7th, 2014. The Center for Health Equity & Urban Science Education (CHEUSE) held its 6th Annual Health Disparities Conference at Teachers College, Columbia University in West Harlem, New York.  Continue Reading →

In Celebration of National Week of the Young Child

diverse childrenJoin Assemblyman Keith Wright, Harlem Kids Travel Inc. and  Globalscope Inc., for a Community Conversation Early Years are Learning Years: Closing the Experience Gap. Continue Reading →

Google Maps Inform Harlemites Of Traffic and Accidents

a google.com screen shot of the traffic map 2014Click on the map of screen shot above or here to view real time traffic

Yahoo.com news reports that in June, Google spent almost $1 billion to acquire a competing mapping app called Waze. Now, in August, it’s starting to put that billion dollars to good use.  Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: 4th Annual Chili Festival Chelsea Market

Chili Festival Chelsea Market 1It was smoking during the 4th Annual Chili Festival at the Chelsea Market on January 26th, 2914 when photographer Seitu Oronde covered the chili cook off.

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