Recommended reading – Unbowed by Wangari Maathai

I'm almost done with this book, I highly recommend it to anyone who thinks that one person can't make a difference. Doctor Maathai is an inspiration, and I'm glad I recieved this book. Makes a great gift too. Below is a review from Amazon that sums up what I'd like to say, but its much … Continue reading Recommended reading – Unbowed by Wangari Maathai

What a tragedy…

From Diverse Online Current News Best and Brightest’ Scholar’s Promising Future Ends Tragically By Margaret Kamara Jul 12, 2007, 01:24 Devin Gaines, who became one of the University of Connecticut’s most noteworthy 2007 alumni when he graduated with five degrees in five years, died early Tuesday morning. Gaines was featured in a Diverse series on … Continue reading What a tragedy…