Can’t Have Just One

George “Speck” Crum b. July 15, 1824, Saratoga County, NY Yesss, let’s all take a moment to thank George Crum and his sister Catherine Speck Wicks for this best edible invention yet!! They are both responsible for those extra calories we put on when we scarf down a big bag of potato chips! Calories don’t matter, when they taste sooo good!   George Crum was a … Continue reading Can’t Have Just One

The Father of Black History

By: Shelby E. Lockhart  “No man knows what he can do until he tries” (Woodson).  Dr. Carter Godwin Woodson was born on December 19, 1875 in New Canton, Virginia. Being the scholarly individual he was, Woodson obtained his BLit from Berea College, both a BA and MA from the University of Chicago. There he would become a member of the first black professional fraternity, Sigma … Continue reading The Father of Black History

Steps to Achieving a Higher Education

By: Shelby Lockhart Before you begin your university and scholarship search, you should first take a personal reflection as to why you want to achieve a higher education. Make it personal and understand that this step is something that you are doing for you and know that no one can take it away. After much self-reflection, you will have a better way of approaching the … Continue reading Steps to Achieving a Higher Education