As leaves turn fiery shades of red and gold and the air grows crisp with the approach of autumn, Americans across the nation prepare for one of the most cherished holidays of the year—Thanksgiving. Beyond the turkey and pumpkin pie, this holiday carries deep historical roots that harken back to the early days of the United States. In this journey through time, we will delve into the fascinating origins of Thanksgiving, exploring the traditions, stories, and cultural significance that have made it a cornerstone of American culture.
Discover the foodie paradise and cultural center of Union Market in Washington DC. With over 40 vendors, shopping, events, and a commitment to sustainability and community, Union Market is a must-visit destination for locals and tourists alike. Read on to learn more!
Celebrating Women’s History Month: Honoring the Women Who Shaped Our World and Empowering the Women of the Future
This post explores the significance of Women’s History Month, highlighting some of the most influential women in history and how we can continue to work towards gender equality. Discover how to celebrate and empower women while acknowledging the challenges they face.
The Vital Role of HBCUs in Advancing Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education: A Comprehensive Guide
HBCUs have been a cornerstone of higher education for African American students since the 1800s, providing valuable educational experiences and promoting diversity and inclusion in higher education. From their diverse student bodies to their research and outreach programs, HBCUs are playing a critical role in advancing the cause of diversity and inclusion in higher education.
Take a journey into the world of space exploration with a visit to the Kennedy Space Center. Explore historic rockets, meet an astronaut, and immerse yourself in the wonders of space. Book your trip today!
Discover the legacy of famous alumni from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) including Toni Morrison, Martin Luther King Jr., Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey, and Thurgood Marshall. Learn about their impact on society and the ways they continue to inspire future generations.
Get ready for a good laugh and a fresh perspective on art! Join us on a tour of the National Portrait Gallery as we showcase the top 10 funniest portraits. From “The Laughing Cavalier” to “The Mona Lisa,” these works of art will have you in stitches and leave you with a new appreciation for the world of art.
Top 5 Midtown Restaurants for Groups: Carmines, Sushi Nakazawa, The Smith, Keens Steakhouse, and Empellon
Discover the best restaurants for groups in Midtown Manhattan with our top 5 picks. From classic Italian-American at Carmines, to upscale sushi at Sushi Nakazawa, and trendy Mexican at Empellon, there’s something for everyone.
All prospective college students should take HBCU college campus tours. The next step for students after deciding on their major is picking the best college. According to Melissa E. Wooten, a student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, “[HBCUs] are a crucial arena for the fight for civil rights and equality” (Wooten, 2015).