The illustrious Homecoming of Howard University came to an end after friends and families of the Howard University community gathered for a week-long celebration of festivities and traditions unmatched by other schools. This year’s theme was “Prestige: The Epitome of Distinction” and events were…
Experts say cyclops shark spotted in Mexico is legit
A Cyclops shark discovered in Mexico tops off a week of several unusual cryptozoology claims.
From the BookForum review of Ghost Lights:
“If literature can under the very best circumstances transport, then Millet’s extraordinary vision brings us in on the float. This is writing that endures…marks on the page that captivate and push and pull at the mind’s lazy habits. A landscape shift, a blast of faith—suffused with the ineffable, and an intrigue that feeds curiousity, which blossoms into hope.”
In Stores 10/24
Power of One: Jill Sheffield, President, Women Deliver
Watch the video interview with Jill Sheffield, president of Women Deliver, a global advocacy organization focused on providing better healthcare for women, reducing maternal mortality and making sure people in developing countries have access to reproductive health.
In the video, Sheffield talks about the story of meeting a young mother in an outpatient clinic in Nairobi. Having gone through 11 pregnancies and bearing 6 children already, the woman was denied access to contraceptive services because she did not have her husband