HW Pick: “Michelle Obama: A Life,” By Peter Slevin

7b80b061-e3a8-45b6-9175-4936338308abBorn January 17, 1964-less than six months after Martin Luther King Jr.’s March on Washington-Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama was raised on the South Side of Chicago, where her father (who would later succumb to MS) was a city water-plant worker and her mother, a secretary for Spiegel catalog. Continue Reading →

Honoring James Baldwin and Audre Lorde In Harlem

b8b7b880-6e5c-40d8-ad38-ae69c5919af4As a series, Ancestral Witnesses will explore the intersections of religion and African American literature produced during the social upheavals of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements and their aftermath. Continue Reading →

Ivy League Schools Signature College Access Workshop & Fair Event in Harlem

CIS-Students-AwardThe Association for Black Admissions and Financial Aid Officers of the Ivy League and Sister Schools (ABAFAOILSS) invites you to attend their Signature College Access Workshop & Fair.  Continue Reading →