A History-Making Moment July 12, 2019

It was a crowning moment (pardon our pun!) … In 1983, Vanessa Williams became the first African American woman to be crowned Miss America. It was a

Who Was Anne Frank? June 16, 2019

On June 12th, 1929, a girl named Anne Frank was born in Frankfurt, Germany. No one knew it at the time, but she would one day become famous not for ac

No Longer Hidden June 16, 2019

What do you give someone for a 50th-anniversary celebration? If you’re Sesame Street or NASA, the trend seems to be a street. Yep, you heard us corr

Jay-Z Joins The Billionaires Club June 9, 2019

What do you have to do to become a billionaire? Well, you might want to ask hip-hop artist, producer, writer, and entrepreneur Jay-Z because Forbes, a

A Nurse’s Interesting Loss June 8, 2019

Earlier this year, Jessica Anderson was trying to break a world record: fastest female marathon runner dressed as a nurse. All she had to do was dress

One Billionaire Pays It Forward In A Big Way May 26, 2019

When someone does something nice for you, what do you do in return? Do you do something nice for that person? Do you politely thank the person and the

Who Is I. M. Pei? May 26, 2019

Buckle up, because we’re about to take you on a trip around the world! First off? Paris. We’re driving to the center of Paris and you notice somet

An International Song Competition May 26, 2019

Since 1956, Eurovision, an international song competition in Europe, has been picking one popular song every year. Even though the participating count

Who Was John Singleton? May 11, 2019

He was twenty-four years old when he became the first African American to be nominated for an Oscar for best director. Director, producer, and writer,