Black History

PRESS ROOM: Smithsonian’s Black History Museum Showcases #CityofHope1968 Exhibition

Media only: Jermaine House (202) 633-9495; housej@si.edu Fleur Paysour (202) 633-4761; paysourf@si.edu Shrita Hernandez (202) 633-5089; hernandezs@si.edu Media website: http://newsdesk.si.edu Link to images: http://bit.ly/PPCMediaImages Interactive Exhibition: http://nmaahc.si.edu/city-hope Social Media Hashtag: #CityofHope1968 National Museum of African American History and Culture Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther Read More

Education

Former NFL Player Aaron Maybin, Coppin State Student Samierra Jones Help to Raise Nearly $80,000 for Students in Baltimore

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Thousands of people stepped up to help former NFL linebacker Aaron Maybin raise money for students in Baltimore’s public schools after his tweets showing students wearing jackets and winter hats inside a classroom went viral. This.Is.Unacceptable. pic.twitter.com/1WKTV2g63o — Read More