Former professor Matthew Gilligan, one of Savannah State University’s first marine science instructors has been honored by the White House. with the National Presidential award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering mentoring this summer. Professor Gilligan has a doctorate from the University of Arizona and he has an abundant amount of experience studying marine life in the sea of … Continue reading “Savannah State Professor Emeritus Honored By The White House”
YOU MAY HAVE TO REGISTER TO VOTE AGAIN! To Check your Voting Status and Confirm your Registration and Poll location: Call 912-790-1520; or Go to My Voter Page website at www.mvp.sos.ga.gov; or go to the Voter Registration Office at 1117 Eisenhower Drive, Suite E, Savannah, GA YOUR VOTE COUNTS!
Are you a Registered Voter in Georgia? If not, Register by October 9th! If you are a Registered Voter, help your family members, friends or neighbors get registered, or Make a Commitment to Volunteer and help organizations in your community Get Out The Vote on November 6th.
During the contentious 2016 presidential race between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, voter turnout still proved to be at an all-time low among students who attended Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). Only two-years after the election of the very controversial and confrontational President Trump, Kamau Marshall, Director of African American Media and Deputy National Press Secretary, Democratic Congressional Campaign … Continue reading “HBCU Millennials Energized to Vote!”
Naomi Osaka has broken barriers in the world of women’s tennis. With critics naming her the next Serena Williams, that just might be the case. Over this past weekend Osaka defeated 23-grand slam champion Serena Williams, at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Osaka’s performance during the match was superb, with serves reaching 100 mph. On the Today’s Show, when Osaka was asked … Continue reading “Osaka Beats Williams In 2018 US Open Final: Paving The Way For A New Tennis Legend”
The genius, intelligence, beauty and spirit of Black women, which continues to transform the world, shined brightly again Sunday as Nia Franklin became the first Miss America in the post-swimsuit era. “It took a lot of perseverance to get here,” Franklin, the freshly crowned beauty queen, said after her win. “I want to thank my beautiful family, my mom and … Continue reading “Nia Franklin Wins Miss America: Another Black Girl Rocks”
United Way of the Coastal Empire sets its community campaign goal for 2018 at $8,133,333. The organization announced the goal Thursday afternoon in a kick-off event at the Savannah Civic Center. The funds raised will mobilize local resources to provide critical health and human services to thousands of people in a four-county region of Bryan, Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty. United … Continue reading “United Way of the Coastal Empire Announces 2018 Campaign Goal at Kickoff”
OFF PAPER? You Have The Right To Vote! Get On The Roll! Register to Vote! Your Vote Is Your Voice! Been Convicted of a Felony? Have you: Done your time? Paid your fine? Completed probation/parole? If so, your voting rights have automatically been restored. But, in order to cast your ballot and make your voice heard, you must register to … Continue reading “Voter Registration Info for ReEntering Citizens”
The Honorable LeRoy Burke, III, presiding Judge of Chatham County Juvenile Court, will join Women At The Table for their monthly panel discussion Sunday, September 9. The program will be held at Dandy Youth Development Corporation (DYDC) 3709 Waters Avenue beginning at 5:00pm. The discussion will include information shared by Judge Burke to enlighten and inform parents and concerned citizens … Continue reading “Women At The Table”
Have You Received Your Voter Registration Precinct Card From Your County Of Residence? ACT BEFORE THESE IMPORTANT DEADLINE DATES OCTOBER 5th (30 Days Before the Election): Last Date to present official documents to the Voter Registration Office of • A Change In Your Name since the last time you voted • A Change Of Address Within Savannah/Chatham County since the … Continue reading “Are You Ready To Vote On November 6th?”