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Archive for: December, 2012

How to Keep Home Workspaces Safe

How to Keep Home Workspaces Safe

According to CDC, there are over 11,000 accidental deaths in the home each year. With this staggering figure, making one’s home safety proof should be a priority, with each room given a work over to ensure that any slipping, electrical, or other types of hazards, especially if one works from home. Here are a few [...]

How Smartphones Will Revolutionize Medicine

How Smartphones Will Revolutionize Medicine

The advent of smartphone technology is bound to enable vast change in the speed and manner of the practice of medicine.  Whether these changes can be consider merely evolutionary or will actually revolutionize medicine will depend upon the pace at which applications are developed and put into widespread use. Here are some examples of ways [...]

‘Tis Also the Season to Recycle

‘Tis Also the Season to Recycle

by Dawn Mann, Editor I absolutely love Christmas. Everything about it. I especially love staring nostalgically at the soft lights and ornaments on the tree while sipping coffee. We gave up the faux tree two years ago for a responsibly harvested, fresh-cut tree. The smell of a Douglas Fir or Blue Spruce amidst cookies baking, [...]

Dallas Police Partners with Greeks United for Toy Drive

Dallas Police Partners with Greeks United for Toy Drive

Today the Dallas Police Department’s Police Athletic League (PAL) will partner with Greeks United (Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority) as they sponsor its 6th Annual Toy Drive to collect toys for the holiday season. The toy drive event will benefit children attending the Margaret H. Cone Head Start Center, the Oak [...]

Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy

Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy

Students become leaders at the all boys DISD magnet school in the heart of Oak Cliff. By Mia Castillo A visitor to the Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy might be greeted by a young man opening the front door. There would most likely be a handshake, along with an impressive introduction to the school. Visitors [...]

South Dallas Church to Install First Woman Senior Pastor, 142 Years Later

South Dallas Church to Install First Woman Senior Pastor, 142 Years Later

Rev. Irie Lynne Session, the former associate minister for The North Texas Area of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the Southwest, was installed Saturday as senior pastor at Warren Avenue Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), making her the first woman to hold the job in the African-American church’s 142 year history. “I am [...]

Dallas Black Dance Theatre Begins 36th Season With New Work by Renowned Hip Hop Choreographer

Dallas Black Dance Theatre Begins 36th Season With New Work by Renowned Hip Hop Choreographer

Just returning from a successful 35th Anniversary Season, that included presenting a first New York Season, and performances in Edinburgh, Scotland for the 2012 London Cultural Olympiad, Dallas Black Dance Theatre (DBDT) continues to raise the barre. Dallas Black Dance Theatre has stepped outside of its comfort zone beginning the 36th Season – A Season [...]

HISTORIC GATHERING IN WASHINGTON D.C.

HISTORIC GATHERING IN WASHINGTON D.C.

African American Leaders Outline Priorities National Urban League The nation must commit to economic and educational parity for communities of color, according to a communiqué approved by an historic gathering of nearly 60 of America’s leading civil rights, social justice, business and community leaders in Washington, D.C., on Monday. “The plight of the African-American community [...]

Michael M. Boone Receives the 2012 Methodist Health System Folsom Leadership Award

Michael M. Boone Receives the 2012 Methodist Health System Folsom Leadership Award

Event raised $1.47 million to benefit neurosciences at Methodist Dallas Medical Center Music from the Highland Park High School Bagpipe Corps welcomed more than 750 attendees to the 2012 Robert S. Folsom Leadership Award at the Hilton Anatole Hotel. Established in 2005 by Methodist Health System Foundation, the award recognizes individuals whose demonstrated commitment and [...]

Give the Gift of Education

Give the Gift of Education

Hampton Prep Holiday Book Drive This holiday season Uplift Education’s Hampton Preparatory school located at 8915 S. Hampton Road in Dallas is using technology to stock its brick and mortar library. Through the HamptonPrep.org site donations can be accepted to purchase books for their K-12 scholars. You can donate and deliver an approved book from [...]

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