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Oil & Natural Gas Industry Engineering Successful Opportunities for People of Color and Women

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Amanda Eversole spent 13 years at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C., where she...

How hip-hop in the classroom is raising the volume of learning: 4 essential reads

By Alvin Buyinza, The Conversation and Jamaal Abdul-Alim, The Conversation Scholars trace the origin of hip-hop to a “back to school jam” that DJ Kool...

Biden Administration Corrects Misinformation on HBCU Funding

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Refuting the misinformation that’s promulgated over social media and in Republican circles, President Joe Biden and...

Discovery Education Hosting Event to Celebrate Black Leaders in STEM

“The members of the STEM Careers Coalition want to prepare all students for future success, and they believe STEM education helps, no matter what career and life choices students make after graduation,” Marla Wilson, executive director of the STEM Careers Coalition, told NNPA Newswire. “I have always been interested in understanding how communities coexist with industrial activities,” added Uni Blake, a senior policy advisor at API.

Black Scientists Call Out Racism in the Field and Counter It

By CHRISTINA LARSON AP Science Writer University of Washington ecologist Christopher Schell is studying how coronavirus shutdowns have affected wildlife in Seattle and other cities. But...