May Is Mental Health Awareness Month

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

During the month of May, the American Counseling Association (ACA) joins the national movement to raise awareness about mental health. Established in 1949, Mental Health Month sought to put a spotlight on the importance of mental health and wellness ( https:// bit. ly/ 3tfXl74). Each year we continue to fight against the stigma associated with mental health, provide support for … Continue reading “May Is Mental Health Awareness Month”

SSU Announces Spring 2021 Commencement Speakers

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

Savannah State University has named its Class of 2021 spring commencement speakers: Sen. Raphael Warnock and Chatham County Board of Commissioners Chairman Chester A. Ellis. Three ceremonies will be held at Tiger Arena for designated colleges, on the following dates and times: College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences: Friday, May 7 | 9 a.m. College of Business Administration and … Continue reading “SSU Announces Spring 2021 Commencement Speakers”

Carter Receives President’s Life Time Achievement Award

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

Savannah Branch NAACP Secretary Linda M. Carter received the NAACP State President’s Life Time Achievement Award on February 12 , 2021. In recognition of her tireless work and dedication throughout decades of service in the Georgia NAACP, Carter was recognized at the 2021 First Quarter Business Meeting. Under recommendations of past Savannah Branch President Al Scott, she ran for and … Continue reading “Carter Receives President’s Life Time Achievement Award”

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

The Savannah Tribune strongly supports U.S. Senators Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff, as well as Stacey Abrams and others who are sharing authentic details and information about the challenges and restrictions imposed by the new voting law (SB 202) that was hastily passed by the Georgia State Legislature under the guise of making elections more secure. The new law … Continue reading “PUBLISHER’S NOTE”

Savannah African Art Museum Welcomes Community With In-Person Free Workshop And Extended Opening Hours

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

The Savannah African Art Museum (SAAM) will be extending visiting hours by one hour a day so the museum will open from 12 noon – 5 p.m., every Wednesday – Saturday except major holidays. SAAM is also slated to host its first onsite workshop since closing in March 2020 due to the pandemic. The free workshop will take place from … Continue reading “Savannah African Art Museum Welcomes Community With In-Person Free Workshop And Extended Opening Hours”

Workers Memorial 2021 Service Held at Lake Mayer

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

Last Wednesday, Savannah A. Philip Randolph Institute and the Savannah Regional Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO held a Workers Memorial in honor of workers throughout Georgia who lost their lives while at work in 2020. In 1989, the AFLCIO declared April 28 “Workers’ Memorial Day” to honor the hundreds of thousands of working people killed and injured on the job every … Continue reading “Workers Memorial 2021 Service Held at Lake Mayer”

Geiger Selected As Savannah Technical College’s Dean of Business & Professional Services Division

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

Savannah Technical College has selected Debra R. Geiger, Esq. as its Dean for Business & Professional Services division. As dean, she will manage division initiatives, programs, courses, and instructional services. She had previously served as STC’s department head for Paralegal Studies since 2012. Geiger is the immediate past president of the American Association for Paralegal Education (AAfPE), having served a … Continue reading “Geiger Selected As Savannah Technical College’s Dean of Business & Professional Services Division”

ACE Announces Two Full Scholarships for HBCU Graduates

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

American College of Education announced today it is offering two full education program scholarships to graduates of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) for the August 24, 2021, term. The scholarships will be available for one master’s-level applicant and one doctoral-level applicant. Candidates must apply by June 20 and will be chosen by July 16. “We believe very strongly at … Continue reading “ACE Announces Two Full Scholarships for HBCU Graduates”

Savannah State University Honors 50-Year Tradition in Recognition of NROTC Students

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

Savannah State University’s Department of Naval Science recently held Spring Review, an annual Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) event to recognize and honor midshipmen for their outstanding performance during the academic school year. Officer candidates currently attending the fouryear program, midshipmen, will commission as an Ensigns in the United States Navy or Second Lieutenants in the United States Marine … Continue reading “Savannah State University Honors 50-Year Tradition in Recognition of NROTC Students”

Free Meals For Single Moms on Mother’s Day Weekend Shelter From The Rain Inc. Giveaway

By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

Shelter From The Rain will hold their 2nd Annual “Meals for Moms” food giveaway on Mother’s Day Weekend. The event is invitation only and single mothers can request meals for their families on the website here: www.shelterfromtherain.com/meals-for moms This “Meals for Moms” food giveaway began in 2020 as an effort to help both single mothers and local restaurants during the … Continue reading “Free Meals For Single Moms on Mother’s Day Weekend Shelter From The Rain Inc. Giveaway”