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President Barack Obama to Receive Voice Of Influence Award at...

By Cedric Thornton Black Enterprise It’s been almost five years since former President Barack Obama left the White House to become a private citizen, but it...

‘Game-Changer’: Kamala Harris Makes History As Next Vice President

NPR California Sen. Kamala Harris will become the next vice president of the United States, shattering another racial and gender barrier in American politics, at...

Meet The Black Woman Entrepreneur On A Mission To Build A...

Essence The issues of maternal and infant mortality in communities of color, particularly in the Black community, are often ignored.  It is no secret that Black mothers...

Boy genius, 12, set to study aerospace engineering at Georgia Tech

By MSN News A 12-year-old boy is set to make history as the youngest student to study aerospace engineering at Georgia Tech. Caleb Anderson is expected...

Courtney Kirk Brings Style to the Haircare Industry

By Sydney Melson The Birmingham Times Few could understand Courtney Kirk’s vision when she graduated from college, played professional basketball in Portugal, and returned home to...

Meet The Black Woman Behind one of the Country’s Few Black-Owned...

By Dana Givens Black Enterprise Architecture is an extremely difficult field to enter, especially for people of color. In a 2018 report from the National Council of Architectural Registration Board,...

Record Number Of Black Women Graduate West Point Military Academy

By Sarah Ruiz-Grossman Black Voices Black women made military history on Saturday, as the West Point military academy graduated its class of 2019 with its highest-ever...

Meet the Ramsay HS student, en route to Yale, who earned...

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times Ramsay High School senior Jillian Jolly, 18, has dreamed of attending Yale University since she was in kindergarten. “I always heard...

Inside Maranathan Academy where students get chance at brighter future

By Ameera Steward The Birmingham Times On a beautiful, cool day earlier this month, the wind blew, birds sang, and the laughter of children could be...

Donna Dukes founded a school that makes a difference in lives...

By Ameera Steward The Birmingham Times uiote Donna Dukes admits she may have been a bit “idealistic” when she came up with an idea to help students...

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