Jenifer Lewis Shares Secrets to Hollywood Success in New Memoir
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Jenifer Lewis Shares Secrets to Hollywood Success in New Memoir

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributing Writer) Jenifer Lewis, affectionately nicknamed “Auntie” in Black Hollywood,…

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States Ignore Social Competency for Students in ESSA Plans
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States Ignore Social Competency for Students in ESSA Plans

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA/ESSA Contributor) According to a recent report by Education Week, states have…

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Dr. Aminta Hawkins Breaux Makes History as BSU’s First Female President
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Dr. Aminta Hawkins Breaux Makes History as BSU’s First Female President

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In her historic role as Bowie State University’s first…

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Black Girls Rock: BET Celebrates Black Women at Annual Event
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Black Girls Rock: BET Celebrates Black Women at Annual Event

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a star-studded showcase of social activism, creativity and…

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NAACP Focuses on Millennials for Future Growth
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NAACP Focuses on Millennials for Future Growth

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) As Derrick Johnson assumes the role of interim president…

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AFRICA NOW: Zimbabwe’s First Lady Evicts More Than 100 Families
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AFRICA NOW: Zimbabwe’s First Lady Evicts More Than 100 Families

By Lauren M. Poteat (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) Despite living in a democratic country, more…

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Odyssey Media’s ‘Keys to Success’ Project Elevates Black Women-owned Businesses
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Odyssey Media’s ‘Keys to Success’ Project Elevates Black Women-owned Businesses

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In an effort to increase opportunities for Black women…

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