Home Tags Black women

Tag: black women

Google Announces Initiative to Train 100,000 Black Women in Digital Skills...

By Derek Major Black Enterprise Google officially launched an initiative last week to provide 100,000 Black women with career development and digital skills training by 2022. The...

Malveaux: The impact of Black women’s voices

By Julianne Malveaux Patriarchy baffles me as much as white supremacy does. How do the men, birthed by women, consider us inferior? When we raise...

‘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...

Sharpe-Jefferson: Strong Black Women and Redefining Mental Health

By Keisa Sharpe-Jefferson She is a powerful force. She is emotionally strong. She appears to bear it all. The traditional image of the strong Black woman - is...

How Barbara Curry-Strong Overcame Racial Barriers in Alabama

By Donna Cope Alabama NewsCenter Adversity can spur one to achieve great things. At 17, Barbara Curry-Story was stuck between a rock and a hard place. She...

Event Planner Rashada LeRoy to Produce 2021 World Games Ceremonies

By Roy S. Johnson AL.com/The Birmingham News A few weeks into his tenure as the new CEO of The World Games 2021 Birmingham, Nick Sellers just...

UAB’s Deborah Grimes Named one of the Most Influential Women in...

By Bob Shepard UAB News Deborah Grimes, the chief diversity officer for the UAB Health System, has been named one of the most influential women in corporate...

Overcoming Challenges and Finding Success in the STEM Field

By Idrissa N. Snider For The Birmingham Times One of the more challenging fields for African Americans remain STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) but there are...

Dr. Patrice Harris Sworn-In as American Medical Association’s First Black Female...

By Stacy M. Brown BlackPressUSA In June, Dr. Patrice A. Harris, a psychiatrist from Atlanta, was sworn-in as the 174th president of the American Medical Association...

Black Women Mayors: A Rising Force in Major American Cities

By Janell Ross NBC News NEW ORLEANS — When Mayor LaToya Cantrell — the first woman to lead Crescent City — took office earlier this year,...

Trending Now