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“Scirens” Teach Science Literacy Through Entertainment

4 days ago

[Photo by Elisabeth Caren] Gia Mora, Taryn O’Neill and Tamara Krinsky are the Scirens, a group of multihyphenate actress/writers whose mission is  are using entertainment to champion STEM literacy through entertainment.  Cara Winter:  Hello, Scirens!  Thanks for taking the time…

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Kwanzaa 101: Your User-Friendly Guide

5 days ago

[Photo: from a trip that the author (top right) took with her friends to Kumasi, Ghana, to connect with her roots and learn more about Ghanaian culture and history] Most people in the United States are most likely familiar with…

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Worried about Family Conflicts this Holiday Season?

1 week ago

During the holidays it is common to have many family get-togethers. However, some may experience parents and in-laws, siblings, cousins, and all other family extensions, as too much. For many people, sayings like:  “Family is everything,”  “Blood is thicker than…