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Earth Day Celebration 2021


Earth Day is a significant event held every April. It’s a day for us to be mindful of the Earth we live on and the resources that make the world go round. In preparation of this year’s theme, “Restore the Earth”, we’ve collected resources to spread awareness: A brief history The first Earth Day began

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Women’s History Month 2021: Celebrating Women


As always, Women’s History Month is celebrated throughout the month of March. It’s a significant month that celebrates all the accomplishments made by women. However, this year new questions are arising about the meaning of the monthly observance. How did it Start? It was first a local celebration in Santa Rosa, California. In 1978, a

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Charlotta Bass: First Black Women to Run for VP


Introduction to Charlotta Bass: Mikki Wosencroft cried out after Kamala Harris was accepted as the democratic Vice President . It gave her goosebumps to see how far we’ve come as a nation. The moment reminded her of her great great great aunt, Charlotta Bass, who ran for the position of vice president more than 50

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Calendly: The Scheduler of the Future


Need help keeping track of everyones schedule? Then download Calendly, the black owned scheduling app. The app makes it much easier to schedule meetings. The app is currently used by 10 million people on a monthly basis. The company and the app are growing in popularity everyday. Calendly: Founder and Company Tope Awotona founded Ca

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Communism:What Is It and Why Was It Created?


Simply put Communism is a social, political and economic ideology that aims to establish a society where property is communally owned, and private ownership does not exist. According to communists, two classes exist in society and this is the sole reason for all conflict. The first class consist of the proletariat and the working class,

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DR.King:MLK Day of Service 2021


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a Civil Rights activist who fought for equal rights and justice for all. Dr.King believed in helping his community through service. As a matter of fact, he believed that everyone had the ability to help their communities through service. Service brings us together and spreads love and peace. Many

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Self-Care Practices: Tips for a Better Life


It is easy to get wrapped-up in daily routines, but it is hard to take a moment for self-care. Balancing your school, work, and social life is difficult, yet it is important to practice self-care to prevent burnout and accumulated stress. Here are some tips that can help: Get at least 6 to 8 hours

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Video Games and Their Positive Impact


This article from the New York Times discusses the possible educational value video games can bring to the classroom. The article focuses on Among Us, a multiplayer game where four to 10 players are on an alien spaceship and each player is designated a role as either a “crew mate” or an “impostor.” This game

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5 Safety tips for the Holiday Season


This year brings a holiday season like none other. We must take extra precautions to keep each other safe while still enjoying the break and relishing in the holiday spirit. Here are the top five ways to stay safe this season! Don’t Travel Traveling in the middle of a pandemic is extremely dangerous. There is

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Holidays: Businesses Adapt to the Pandemic


Seasonal businesses have always found a way to ensure that people can celebrate the holidays. Even the pandemic has not stopped them from delivering their season items to people. The U.S. Chamber has gathered a list of businesses that have adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic to help people continue their celebrations. Christmas Tree Delivery for

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