The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training, I learned that there are a number of preventive measures people could take to lower the probability of developing chronic diseases. This year, April 6th thru April 12th was recognized as…

The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training, I learned that there are a number of preventive measures people could take to lower the probability of developing chronic diseases. This year, April 6th thru April 12th was recognized as…

Paul Quinn College: “New Urban College Model”

President Michael Sorrell announced that beginning in the fall of 2015, the school would be adopting a new student financial structure that will result in the average on-campus student graduating with less than $10,000 of student loan debt and four years of real world work experience. This innovative educational structure, dubbed the “New Urban College…

Back to the Basics with Men: Knowing Where you Come From (Part 2)

By Rebecca S. Jones Masculinity and endurance are two traits that have always been found within the Black male race. The muscles, endurance and ingenuity that Black men possesses were used by European descendants to build these United States of America into the country that it has become. Howbeit, these distinctive attributes even date back…

Pastor Andre Lee

By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON – African-American News&Issues presents Pastor Andre Lee of the Full Gospel Holy Temple Ministry as our religion profile of the week. Lee is a native Houstonian reared in the South Park and Fifth Ward areas of the city. He was raised and nurtured by a loving and caring mother, Patricia…

Pastor Andre Lee

By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON – African-American News&Issues presents Pastor Andre Lee of the Full Gospel Holy Temple Ministry as our religion profile of the week. Lee is a native Houstonian reared in the South Park and Fifth Ward areas of the city. He was raised and nurtured by a loving and caring mother, Patricia…