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Feb 25, 2019, 08:07 ET "Faith Journeys In The Black Experience: 1619-2019" To Examine Context Of 1619 Virginia And The Evolution Of Religion And A Culturally Diverse United States

On March 20-21, 2019, Virginia's 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution™, the Virginia Council of Churches and the Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of...


Feb 25, 2019, 06:00 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital honors city of Memphis with St. Jude Spirit of the Dream Award at its annual premier Black History Month event

In celebration of the city of Memphis bicentennial, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® honored the city with its annual St. Jude Spirit of the...


Feb 22, 2019, 15:07 ET NASA Renames Facility in Honor of 'Hidden Figure' Katherine Johnson

NASA has redesignated its Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility in Fairmont, West Virginia, as the Katherine Johnson Independent...


Feb 21, 2019, 15:21 ET Vitech to Exhibit at 2019 SuperReturn International Conference

Vitech, a leading provider of administrative software solutions, announced today that it will be exhibiting at the 2019 SuperReturn International...


Feb 20, 2019, 16:46 ET Academia.edu and Center for Advancing Opportunity Launch Initiative to Celebrate Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, Academia.edu, the world's largest platform for open access scholarly work with almost 75 million registered users,...


Feb 19, 2019, 19:44 ET Black History Month Celebration: SANKOFA DAYS @ The BAY February 22-23, 2019

Aquarium of the Bay at Pier 39 will celebrate Black History Month on February 22-23, 2019 in partnership with Northern California Dr. Martin Luther...


Feb 15, 2019, 12:00 ET "The Fierce Urgency of Now": Course Hero shows how metaphor, symbolism, and an oscillating structure come alive in King's "I Have a Dream" speech

In honor of both Black History Month and President's Day, Course Hero has released new study guides with a focus on famous speeches including the "I...


Feb 15, 2019, 09:00 ET THE AFRICA CHANNEL announces 20 new primetime series for 2019

Celebrating a banner year for content acquisitions, The Africa Channel will air a collection of 20 new primetimes series representing premium drama,...


Feb 14, 2019, 16:15 ET Clark Construction Partners with San Francisco Police Department to Sponsor Inaugural Black History Month Celebration at the Fillmore Heritage Center

Clark Construction is proud to be a sponsor of the first Black History Month Celebration presented by the San Francisco Police Department (SFPD)...


Feb 11, 2019, 08:33 ET What Black History Month Can Teach Us About Resilience

Black History Month is celebrated in February and Women's History Month in March. At a time when so many people in both groups are repeatedly told...


Feb 07, 2019, 13:55 ET UH Law Center 'Distinguished Speaker' explores Confederate iconography and bias

A Harvard Law School professor and Pulitzer Prize winning historian will discuss the relationship between symbols of the Confederacy and racial bias...


Feb 07, 2019, 12:00 ET OneUnited Bank Launches Black History Month Campaign With New King Card

In celebration of Black History Month, OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank in America, launches its Royalty Campaign by introducing its new...


Feb 07, 2019, 10:12 ET Dream Magic Studios Partners with Indie Night Film Festival to Distribute Films Across Africa and The Diaspora

Dream Magic Studios and the Indie Night Film Festival launches a collaboration to help independent filmmakers distribute their films within the...


Feb 06, 2019, 14:46 ET Hennessy Launches 'WE ARE' Content Series Inspiring Others to Push the Limits of Potential

Hennessy, the world's best-selling Cognac, celebrates Black History Month with the launch of WE ARE – a powerful four-part content series...


Feb 06, 2019, 08:35 ET "RWall d'Art" Gallery Honors Black History Month With "100 Black Men of LA" Fundraiser

RWall d'Art Gallery is celebrating Black History Month with a fundraiser for the local Los Angeles non-profit, 100 Black Men of Los Angeles. Two...


Feb 05, 2019, 09:00 ET Royal Canadian Mint dedicates its first Black History Month coin to Viola Desmond

OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - In celebration of Black History Month, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to announce that its very first Black...


Feb 04, 2019, 10:57 ET Scholarship opportunities for African Americans highlighted during Black History Month

Fastweb (www.fastweb.com), the leading website for scholarship and financial aid information and a member of the Monster network, focuses on...


Feb 04, 2019, 10:15 ET The HistoryMakers Kicks Off Black History Month on PBS with a One-On-One Interview Program: An Evening With Ken Chenault as part of its Groundbreaking Business Initiative

The HistoryMakers announces the one-on-one interview program, An Evening With Ken Chenault. The hour-long program provides a rare, inside, look into...


Feb 01, 2019, 12:01 ET CAIR Marks Black History Month with Release of Short Film Exploring American Muslims' Reflections on Racial Injustice

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today released a short film, "In Their Footsteps: An American Muslim Civil Rights Journey," to mark...


Feb 01, 2019, 08:07 ET Virginia's 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution Recognizes The 400th Anniversary Of The First Africans In English North America During Black History Month

This year marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first Africans to English North America in Jamestown, Va. in 1619. During Black History...


Jan 31, 2019, 10:00 ET This February, BlackFacts.com Allows Parents/Teachers to Give the Gift of Black History and Cultural Achievement to Their Children/Students

BlackFacts.com, the Internet's longest-running data-driven website on the historical and cultural contributions of people of color, is continually...


Jan 31, 2019, 08:45 ET The Back to Kama project to celebrate Black History Month 2019

In 2009, Rael—spiritual leader of the International Raelian Movement (IRM)—launched the 'Back to Kama' (BTK) project to encourage well-educated,...


Jan 30, 2019, 11:17 ET Black History Month Celebration: Holmes Family Played A Significant Role In Desegregation Of Georgia

On a cold Friday morning of January 6, 1961, Hamilton E. Holmes became the first African-American male to attend the University of Georgia. He was...


Jan 30, 2019, 07:00 ET Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® to Present Over $1.6 Million to HBCU Presidents During Black History Month

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA), in partnership with the Educational Advancement Foundation (EAF), is pleased to announce the...