BloggerWeek 2016 Wrap Up

BloggerWeek 2016 Wrap Up

Greetings all. For those who were following my timeline this weekend, you may have seen me talking incessantly about BloggerWeek. It is a conference for bloggers, journalists, and social media people. Founded by Jessica Ann Mitchell-Aiwuyor, it is an offline extension of Black Bloggers Connect. This is the third major conference, and it draws participants from around the country. This year’s event consisted of a networking event Thursday night, an all day at Busboys and Poets on Friday, and then the final day of events at Trinity Washington University on Saturday. I didn’t attend the Thursday event, so I will...

ABENY Education Conference- November 12th

Good morning, my readers. There is another upcoming event for the Fall that I would like to make you aware of. It is the conference for the Association of Black Educators of New York, and it will be held in Harlem on Saturday, November 12th, 2016. The details are in the message below from Dr. Sheilah Bobo, the conference chair.   ¬†FALL ABENY EDUCATION CONFERENCE ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12 Dear Colleagues: We are pleased to announce the annual Education Conference of the Association of Black Educators of New York which will take place on Saturday, November 12, from 9 –...
MLK Sit in: Harlem July 31st

MLK Sit in: Harlem July 31st

Greetings my readers. This weekend, there will be a peaceful vigil on the corner of 125th and Lenox Avenue on Sunday, July 31st, 2016 from 3pm-5pm. It is part of the national day of sit ins for people in their community to participate in. It is sponsored in partnership with Street Corner Resources, Inc. To find out more, visit the FB page for the MLK Harlem Sit in.