Thursday marked the start of Black History Month. The university not only celebrates Black History Month but has many civil rights icons among its alumni.
The National Museum of African American History, designed by British-Ghanaian architect Sir David Adjaye, is the recipient of the Beazley Design of the Year Award for 2017. "There are things that my parents said to me that their parents said to them that are recognizable by black folks from MS to Miami to Chicago to Philadelphia".
Promoting Woodson's important contributions to academia and American culture is central to Burnis R. Morris' work at Marshall.
The Kings Foundation Dream All-Star Awards - the team's annual Black History Month honors - salute local community leaders, nominated by their colleagues and peers, for their achievements, accomplishments and efforts to make positive impacts throughout the Sacramento region.
"Black folks have always been a people of seekers, makers and doers", he said. "We are geared to making our community understand that (the celebration of Black History Month) begins with Woodson".
Back then, Ella Reid ran the only library African-Americans could visit.
"We bring in a lot of great keynote speakers throughout the school year that do a great job at educating our students and faculty that come to those events", said Deanna Williams, director of diversity programs.
The young woman's resistance act coincided with the wave of protests that spread across the country in late December 2017. One woman who was said to have been arrested and was identified as Narguess Hosseini, stood at the same spot as Movahedi.
Duchess Sarah Ferguson , left, tweeted five separate posts featuring romantic photos of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank . Brooksbank has been working as a brand ambassador for Casamigos tequila's expansion into Britain and Europe.
He also admitted he had a "man-crush" on Brady, the New England Patriots quarterback, complimenting his skills and hair. When Timberlake was asked about his son, he bragged about his speed, but had some thought about him playing football.
The firm now has $75.00 price target on the wireless technology company's stock, up from their previous price target of $58.00. Susquehanna initiated The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:T) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, July 26 by RBC Capital Markets.
It was also reported last week that the president had asked Mr McCabe during an Oval Office meeting whom he voted for. Trump also reportedly berated McCabe over the political donations his wife received from McAuliffe.
The 22-year old, ranked No 60 in the world, matched McIlroy's closing 69 to maintain his overnight lead and claim the title. The four-time major victor sits on 19 under par after Round 3 Saturday, just one shot behind China's Li Haotong .
Annalou Tirol, acting head of the Justice Department's public integrity division, moved to dismiss the indictment following U.S. At trial, his lawyers argued that the gifts and Menendez's advocacy were explained by his longtime friendship with Melgen.
On January 31, Qatar residents will have a good chance to see the first Blue Moon in the year, the Qatar Calendar House said. The moon moves from the nearest (perigee) to the farthest point (apogee) from one of the focci where the earth is placed.
At least three people are dead and dozens injured after a train derailed near Milan during rush hour Thursday morning. The broadcaster added that up to 100 people received minor injuries, all of whom are the train's passengers.
German vehicle firms funded trials on humans
Hans Dieter Poetsch, chairman of the board of directors of Volkswagen , said the tests were âincomprehensibleâ in every way. Barbara Hendricks , the German environment minister, said what was known about the tests so far was "vile".
Killer whale learns to mimicing words
A killer whale that can mimic words such as "hello" and " bye bye" is thought to be the first of its kind to copy human speech. A high-pitched and eerie voice uttering the name " Amy " is quite clear in the audio released by the study's researchers.
UFC Legend Ronda Rousey Joins WWE Full
Given the star-power that this match would feature, it would surely be one of the main events should it come to fruition. I'm on the road with all the other girls, all the men and women who are on the road 270 days a year.
Triple risk: 'Tremendous blue blood moon' to rise January 31
The eclipse will peak at 5:29 a.m., with the total eclipse ceasing at 6:07 a.m. and the partial eclipse ending at 7:11 a.m. Perhaps the most impressive (and visually noticeable) part of this lunar event is the fact that it's also a "blood" moon .
USA stocks open higher after earnings reports
US stock index futures rose ahead of Wall Street's open Thursday as Caterpillar reported better-than-expected quarterly results. In the energy market, oil prices settled higher, with crude also posting a weekly gain as the weaker dollar underpinned prices.
Dog almost died after owner dyed it purple
Right, listen up dog owners - no matter how cute you think it would be DO NOT dye your dog purple, or any colour for that matter. The Maltese dog was brought in by the Animal Services after its previous owners dyed the poor dog's hair with violet dye.
Apple smart speaker 'HomePod' available on February 9
The Siri waveform appears on the top to indicate when Siri is engaged, and integrated touch controls also allow easy navigation. Apple customers in France and Germany will be next in line for HomePod , sometime "this spring", according to the company.
Ranger Rover SV Coupe teaser previews super-luxe SUV
There is no official technical information regarding the SV Coupe , as they will be made available in March, at the Geneva event. It will pay homage to the original Range Rover in the company's 70th anniversary year.