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Adama Cherif is Miss Sierra Leone PA 2016

Adama Cherif is Miss Sierra Leone PA 2016

Miss Adama Cherif was proclaimed Miss Sierra Leone PA 2016 at this year’s pageant April 29. She recounts, “It was a fun experience. I got to meet…

Diasporian Athletes at the Penn Relays

Diasporian Athletes at the Penn Relays

Diaspora’s Athletes Comment on This Year’s Penn Relays The Penn Relays is the oldest and largest track and field competition in the U.S. and has…

UBUNTU IS OUR

UBUNTU IS OUR

It is said that an anthropologist proposed a game to the kids in an African tribe. He put a basket full of fruit near a tree and told the kids…

JUDGES’ ADVICE TO THE Youth

JUDGES’ ADVICE TO THE Youth

In 1971 the National Judicial Council was formed as a division of the National Bar Association (NBA) which is the oldest legal organization that represents the interest of attorneys of…

The Making of a True Father

The Making of a True Father

In the last issue of this magazine, we celebrated women that did extraordinary things in their communities. Even though few women were featured, I can say without a doubt, that…

5 STONE

5 STONE

Meet Desiraee Davis, Realtor

“I feel like the market is stabilizing and getting better. Currently the interest rates are good and a lot of banks are offering programs such as…

African Genesis Institute: Educating By Experience

African Genesis Institute: Educating By Experience

Ali and Helen Salahuddin saw the need to provide an avenue to educate young African Americans and Latinos in 1996, so they founded the African Genesis Institute. Their mission ‘is…

KINKY HAIR, DON’T CARE

Most of us have heard of the term ‘good hair’ and have heard it in association with ‘bad’ kinky hair. Black hair has not always been considered beautiful, and even…

LIFE AFTER COLLEGE GRADUATION

FELICIA : It means the entrance into the “real world”. It’s the moment where school is no longer an option to hide behind; it’s time to step out into…