Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Kiss the Sky
Check out my girl Farai Chideya's new book, Kiss the Sky, Essence Magazine book club pick for May. And if you're in Atlanta, she'll be participating in a "staged" reading of the book and a Q&A, as well as signing copies of the book at a FREE event on Sunday, May 17. Details in flyer to the left.
Spelman's Project SEED
Also if you've got high school juniors or seniors or you know anyone who does, please let them know about Spelman's Project SEED program, which offers a unique opportunity for high school students to spend the summer conducting scientific research with a scientist in a laboratory setting. They are paid $2800 for their participation and are eligible for travel awards and scholarships to college. Application deadline is May 15. Details at Spelman's Project SEED.