Amaarae Curates Spotify’s ‘Black to the Future’ Playlist + More For Black History Month

MUSIC NEWS For the month of February, the music streaming giant will be celebrating Black voices, sounds, creators and culture. Music streaming giants Spotify has announced their action plan for celebrating Black History Month in the US. For the whole of February,…

Apple celebrates Black History Month

Apple launches new editorial collections, Apple Maps Guides, the Apple Watch Black Unity Collection, Today at Apple sessions, and more To celebrate Black History Month, Apple is bringing customers a variety of new and updated collections and exclusive content that…

15 Unmissable Black History Museums Across America

Brandon Schultz Brandon Schultz These 15 Black history museums across America will help you build a more accurate and intimate understanding of the country’s past, present, and future. Across America, particularly in the South, Confederate flags and ill-conceived monuments are…

Black History Instruction Gets New Emphasis in Many States

By: Marsha Mercer Jayden Bunbury plays the role of composer and musician W.C. Handy during Black History Month’s wax museum at Chestnut Grove Elementary School in Decatur, Alabama. Some states and school districts are trying to ramp up Black history instruction…

Celebrating Black History

Emma Duncan Black History Month as we know it today has been celebrated since 1976. It was in this year that it was first declared a month-long celebration. The origins of Black History Month stem from “Negro History Week,” which…

Penn State to host Black History Month events | Here’s what’s scheduled

Becky Marcinko To celebrate Black History Month this February, organizations across campus will host various events, lectures and special month-long features at Penn State. Here are some of the events that will occur throughout the month: Ongoing throughout February: The College…