History of Jamaica | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day X)

We are pleased to share day X of 540’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign History of Jamaica | Commonwealth Location: Island Country, Caribbean Sea Geography:  Third-largest island of the Greater Antilles and the fourth-largest island country in the Caribbean. Official Language: Saratoga Springs, NY Government: Commonwealth Governor-General of Jamaica,: Sir Patrick Allen Language: English & Jamaica Patois (primaryContinue reading “History of Jamaica | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day X)”

Do You Know George Crum? | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day IX)

We are pleased to share day IX of 540’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign George Crum | Chef & Inventor Who: George (Speck) Crum Date of Birth: July 15, 1824- July 22, 1914 Place of Birth: Saratoga Springs, NY Education: Accomplishments: Renowned chef Inventor of the Potato Chip Started Saratoga Chip Company The sonContinue reading “Do You Know George Crum? | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day IX)”

Arthur Robert Ashe Jr | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day VIII)

We are pleased to share day VIII of 540’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign Arthur Ashe | Professional Tennis Player & Aids Activist Who: Arthur Ashe Date of Birth: July 10, 1943 – February 6, 1993 Place of Birth: Richmond, VA Education: UCLA Accomplishments: Only African-American man to win Wimbledon and the U.S.Continue reading “Arthur Robert Ashe Jr | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day VIII)”

Black Woman You Should Know: Debra Lee | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day VII)

We are pleased to share day VII of 540’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign Debra Lee | Businesswoman & Media Executive Who: Debra Lee Date of Birth: August 8, 1955 Place of Birth: Fort Jackson, South Carolina Education: M.A in Public Policy, Brown University J.D Harvard Law School Accomplishments: Board of Directors of Twitter,Continue reading “Black Woman You Should Know: Debra Lee | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day VII)”

A Wednesday Word from the Director | Balancing The Busy

Hi Friends, January came in like a lion and brought with it an entire year of drama, foolishness, and mayhem. The month ended on a bitter note; quite literally with a polar vortex that shut down cities across the Midwest and East Coast including Rochester. For me, January always feels super long and super busyContinue reading “A Wednesday Word from the Director | Balancing The Busy”