[The Upload] Conference Aims at Bridging the Gap in STEM for Black Women

[The Upload] Conference Aims at Bridging the Gap in STEM for Black Women

by Allyson Leak

According to the National Research Council, modern-day students must develop and consistently hone their computational skills in order to compete in a global economy.... Read More

Pregnant

Please Baby, Please: Making the Mommy Move Later

by Aliya S. King and S. Tia Brown

When reports surfaced that 50-year-old Janet Jackson was pregnant with her first child, there was an outpouring of support—and many questions. Although Jackson has... Read More

[App Addict] 3 Fun Photo Editing Apps for Social Media

[App Addict] 3 Fun Photo Editing Apps for Social Media

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Gone are the days where a photo editor had to be chained to a desktop and Adobe Photoshop in order to edit pics. Mobile... Read More

[The Bucket List] Experience One Night at the Burj Al Arab

[The Bucket List] Experience One Night at the Burj Al Arab

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

You’ve seen pictures of it everywhere.  The most famous address in the United Arab Emirates, the Burj Al Arab really needs no introduction. You... Read More

Make Your End-of-Year Donation to support Black Women

Make Your End-of-Year Donation to support Black Women

by Vanessa Daniel

For many, 2016 cannot end soon enough. After a prolonged campaign for the White House, fraught with racist, sexist, anti-immigrant, homophobic, ableist vitriol, we... Read More

Toast to the New Year with These Sparkling Cocktails

Toast to the New Year with These Sparkling Cocktails

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

The New Year is right around the corner!  If you plan to bring in 2017 in style, you definitely need to make sure that... Read More

Feed The People

The UNCODE Presents: Feed The People

by #teamEBONY

In this episode of the UNCODE mini-docuseries, “Feed The People” follows storyteller Tarik Abdullah, a celebrity chef, host, and community activist in Seattle, Washington. Since 2011, Abdullah has hosted a series... Read More

Self-Care, Clarity, and Sunshine: On Taking My Own Advice

Self-Care, Clarity, and Sunshine: On Taking My Own Advice

by Alexander Hardy

Though I wrote for and was editor of my high school newspaper, I didn’t start taking writing seriously until I enrolled in a nonfiction... Read More

Top 5 Places to Travel in 2017

Top 5 Places to Travel in 2017

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

We’re only a few days away from 2017, and a new year in sight means new opportunities to explore the world for another 12... Read More

Give a Gift From the Heart with CakeLove

Give a Gift From the Heart with CakeLove

by Nina Hemphill Reeder

Yikes. You just remembered you were invited to your co-worker’s holiday dinner party. You could go the gift card route, which can get expensive,... Read More