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Black Girls CODE Creates STEM Opportunities for Girls

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Black Girls CODE creates STEM opportunities for girls. When it comes to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) there is still a large number of women lacking this ever-growing area. The non-profit organization, Black Girls CODE, was created to help girls to empower themselves through computer programming and app development. Black Girls CODE was founded by Kimberly Bryant in 2011. Bryant, a

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Blackish Joins Fall Show Lineups

Blackish, Fall Show Lineups

Blackish joins fall show lineups. This year looks promising for network television. The fall lineup for this year seems to be a really good one. One of the most anticipated fall show lineups is the new show “Gotham”. Jada Picket-Smith joins the cast of “Gotham” as Fish Mooney. The Fox premiere Gotham, is a series about Gotham City before Batman came

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Jedidah Isler First Black Ph.D Astronomer

Jedidah Isler, First Black Ph.D Astronomer

Jedidah Isler First Black Ph.D Astronomer. Jedidah Isler is the first Black woman to graduate with a Ph.D in Astronomy. Jedidah studied for her doctorate degree at Yale University. According to the Yale University site Jedidah was very interested in how matter is fed to the black holes. Jedidah Isler encourages underrepresented minorities to consider careers in the physical sciences. Per Syrause

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