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Shattering the S.T.E.M. Stereotype

Science, technology, engineering, and math are fields booming with opportunity. They are also fields that lack representation when it comes to minorities and women. Here, six Black girls share what it’s like to rock the S.T.E.M. world and break down barriers. By Brianna Moné   Most moments of clarity seemingly come out of nowhere, when […]

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Michelle Obama Made Her Final Speech as FLOTUS

“Our glorious diversities — our diversities of faith and colors and creeds — that is not a threat to who we are. It makes us who we are.” – Michelle Obama   It’s official. First Lady Michelle Obama gave her final speech as FLOTUS at the White House’s 2017 National School Counselor of the Year […]

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What Does it Really Mean to be a #CarefreeBlackGirl?

By Kennadi Harris I used to believe that being Black and proud or “down for the cause” required a few things: You had to go natural, live Erykah Badu lyrics, and not listen to “oversexualized” artists, such as Nicki Minaj or Rihanna. (Please forgive my past self. I love them now.) Now, I know that […]

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