DaShonda D. Eddins

Hoffman Middle School Humanities Skills Specialist ALDINE - DaShonda Eddins is a native of Houston and was raised in the Acres Homes community. DaShonda attended...

Texas Southern University’s Team Receives Patent Approval

A Texas Southern University team of researchers consisting of Dr. Xin Wei, Dr. Yuanjian Deng, Dr. Renard L. Thomas, and Dr. Bobby Wilson recently...

Building Bridges Between Law Enforcement & Youth

HOUSTON - Two years ago a police officer shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., setting off local demonstrations and a renewed national...

Power Coalition Formed to Challenge HISD’s Disrespect of Black Children, Schools and Community.

By Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues In a strong show of solidarity, a new coalition has formed to send a strong message to Houston Independent School...

Kashmere Alumni Association and the SN #48-Trinity/Houston Gardens Community host a Prayer Walk for...

What: Community Prayer Walk & Back to School Uniform and School Supply Drive Who: Kashmere Alumni Association (KAA) and the SN #48-Trinity/Houston Gardens When: July 30,...

Roberta Scott Joins HCDE’s Center for Safe and Secure Schools as School Safety Solutions...

african Harris County Department of Education’s Center for Safe and Secure Schools has appointed Roberta Scott to a new position as safety solutions specialist.  The...

Maestro Richard Lee Invited to Bahamas as Guest Conducter

HOUSTON - Maestro Richard Lee, director of bands, has been invited to be the guest conductor and clinician of the Bahamas All-Stars Marching Band...

Top 10 Scholarships For African-American Students With Deadlines In January 2014

The new year is here, and it’s time for students to get back to work. This year, more than $50 billion dollars will be...

Supreme Court and Uncle Thomas’ Wrong Way Decision Supports Inequality; Makes Racism Clock Fall...

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Michigan’s Proposal 2 is Constitutional WASHINGTON – In a 6-2 decision, the Supreme Court overturned a lower court and ruled that...

Youth Summer Jobs/Internships

City of Houston Welcome to the City of Houston Summer Jobs Program! This summer, city departments are opening their doors to provide...