Wednesday Mar 12
Roots tourism thrives in Ghana former slave outpost
African-American poet Maya Angelou once wrote: "Africa is a historical truth ... no man can know where he's going unless he knows exactly where he's been and exactly how he arrived at his present place."
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
El Paso Times
Maya Angelou cancels El Paso appearance due to illness
World renowned poet and author Maya Angelou's visit to El Paso has been canceled after she was hospitalized this week, officials said.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Lent For the Enlightened
When she was in her 20s, Dr. Maya Angelou discovered the Unity Church. Founded in 1889, Unity is a Christian movement that emphasizes affirmative prayer and education as a path to spirituality.
COMTO Celebrates Women Who Move the Nation
Each year COMTO, a Washington-based professional association founded in 1971, recognizes the outstanding contributions of women who are leading and advancing America's transportation infrastructure.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Huffington Post
Maya Angelou Shares The Advice She'd Give Her Younger Self
Oprah sees Dr. Maya Angelou as a mother, a sister and a friend. It's a relationship that began nearly 40 years ago when Oprah, then a young reporter, asked the literary icon for an interview, promising to take no more than 5 minutes.
Poet, author Maya Angelou to speak at W&M
Poet and author Maya Angelou is scheduled to speak during a weeklong celebration of diversity at the College of William & Mary.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Major League Baseball
Roberts to be keynote speaker at Beacon Luncheon
Robin Roberts, one of the nation's most recognizable broadcasters, will be the keynote speaker at the Beacon Awards Luncheon on May 30 in Houston.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Christian Brothers Academy holds multicultural assembly
Christian Brothers Academy student body gathered to celebrate different cultures from around the world at the annual Multicultural Assembly on Feb. 12. The assembly included a vast array of student performers such as Middle Eastern, Irish and Salsa Dancers.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Flat Hat
Maya Angelou to speak at the College
Maya Angelou will speak at the College of William and Mary April 15. GRAPHIC BY AINE CAIN / THE FLAT HAT Maya Angelou will speak at the College of William and Mary Tues., April 15 as keynote to the Student Assembly diversity initiative I Am William and Mary week.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Up and Coming: Raven Brooks
Meet Raven Brooks, 25, marketing director for New South Restaurant Group and Different Drummer Publishing.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Woman's Club of Wenonah plans events
Members of the WCW Karel Black, Barbara Astorga, Maureen Costello, Cindy Astorga, and Alex Astorga help to present a check to Betty Barkowski of Mothers Matter .