SSU President, Provost Travel To Brazil This Month

By | July 24, 2013

Savannah State University (SSU) President Cheryl D. Dozier and Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Reynold Verret are traveling this month to Brazil to forge new partnerships. Dozier and Verret will visit 10 academic institutions and government agencies in Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador da Bahia and Sao Paulo. They will meet with officials, identify prospective partner institutions, initiate … Continue reading “SSU President, Provost Travel To Brazil This Month”

Whole Foods Market® Announces Grand Opening in Savannah

By | July 24, 2013

Whole Foods Market announces it will open its doors Tuesday, August 13, at 9:00 a.m. at 1815 East Victory Drive in Savannah. The 35,000 square-foot store features an organic salad bar, in-store smoked barbecue, freshmade gelato, natural body care and nutritional supplements, and a parlor with 8 beers on tap. Earlier this spring, Whole Foods Market teamed up with Sa- … Continue reading “Whole Foods Market® Announces Grand Opening in Savannah”

Job Readiness Training Expo

By | July 24, 2013

The City of Savannah’s Entrepreneurial Center is hosting a Job Readiness Training Expo. This Job Readiness Training Expo is designed to inform attendees of the importance of selling and marketing themselves for job opportunities, as well as allow them an opportunity to talk face to face with the hiring experts. Successful job interviewing techniques, writing a resume, and creating an … Continue reading “Job Readiness Training Expo”

Rally For Justice Held

By | July 24, 2013

Hundreds gathered on last Saturday to protest the “Not Guilty” verdict for George Zimmerman in the Trayvon Martin murder case. The rally was organized by Rev. Terrance L. Burrell, Sr., pastor of Connor’s Temple Baptist Church and Rev. Clarence Williams and the First Tabernacle Baptist Church and other ministers and citizens of the community. The peaceful rally and march was … Continue reading “Rally For Justice Held”

The Berean Association Holds 44th Annual Session

By | July 24, 2013

The Berean Missionary Baptist Association, Inc. Congress of Christian Education hosted its 44th Annual Session Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church where Rev. Quentin Morris,Sr is the pastor. Rev. Timothy Sheppard is the president of the Congress and Rev. Clarence Williams is the moderator of the Berean Missionary Baptist Association. The Certificate of Progress Performance (COPP) classes were held at Tremont … Continue reading “The Berean Association Holds 44th Annual Session”

Saying Goodbye to Lil’ G

By | July 24, 2013

Gerald Arrington better known as Lil G Program Director for Cumulus Radio is taking a big leap in the market. Gerald began his radio career as an Intern with Lester “Leck” White while attending Savannah State University. Gerald has worked as Program Director for Magic 103.9 and E-93 for over 15 years. He is also works as a DJ on … Continue reading “Saying Goodbye to Lil’ G”

Registration Now Open for 2013 Mayor’s Small Business Conference

By | July 24, 2013

Registration is now open for the 7th annual Mayor’s Small Business Conference. The conference will be held Thursday, August 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center. Seating is limited and pre-registration is required. To pre-register, go to www.savannahga. gov/businessconference or contact the Economic Development Department at (912) 651-3653. The conference is free and includes a … Continue reading “Registration Now Open for 2013 Mayor’s Small Business Conference”

50th Birthday Celebration Held

By | July 24, 2013

Sheri Butler celebrated her 50th birthday on Saturday, July 20 at Savannah State University in the new student union ballroom. Surrounded by family and friends, Sheri danced the night away. The party was organized by her children, Tiffany, TaShawna, and Earl, Jr., A buffet dinner was served. Sheri, Vice President and Branch Manager of Wells Fargo for over 30 years … Continue reading “50th Birthday Celebration Held”

Generation Summerfest 2013

By | July 24, 2013

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church presents Operation Reunited Coalition, Inc., in partnership with Motivated Achievers, Inc. These non-profit organizations will be hosting Generation Summerfest 2013 from July 29 thru August 1, from 9am-2:15pm at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 1008 May Street, Savannah, GA 31415. The seminar is open to Chatham County youth and young adults ages 8-22. There is a non-refundable … Continue reading “Generation Summerfest 2013”

The Transatlantic Roundtable on Race and Religion

By | July 24, 2013

The Transatlantic Roundtable on Race and Religion will convene July 29 – 31, 2013, in the shadows of the slave castles to examine the Black church’s responses to contemporary threats to black social, physical, and religious well-being. This year’s theme is “Black Churches and 21st Century Captivities”. Savannah resident, Maxine Bryant, Ph.D.,will be among delegates who will present at the … Continue reading “The Transatlantic Roundtable on Race and Religion”