Tuesday, January 28, 2020

AAUW Flagler picks six students for Tech Trek scholarship

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) Flagler has announced this year’s recipients for its Tech Trek...

Volusia cities’ improvement coalition hosting environmental conference

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF An Environmental Justice Conference geared toward non-profit organizations, governments, community stakeholders, students, scholars, artists and environmental health professionals is scheduled...

Marcus Garvey’s son still trying to clear father’s name

“I wish to clear my father’s name and to continue to help Africans wherever we are in the U.S., Caribbean and...

Why I am ‘FOR’ the half-cent sales tax

I love Daytona Beach with every inch of my spirit. I love our Midtown community, I love Bethune-Cookman University...

Embry-Riddle students earn global space ambassador slots

Amy Ramos SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Amy Ramos, a senior undergraduate student at...

‘A GOOD FIRST STEP’ FOR B-CU

Alumni and students weigh in on the hiring of Dr. Brent Chrite as the next university president.

Centenarian Jessie Corbitt shares life experiences

PHOTO BY DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COM Jessie Corbitt, center, celebrates his 100th birthday with loved ones on May 3 at the...

Wildcats win MEAC; will face FSU in NCAA tourney

Bethune-Cookman University’s women’s softball team are shown after winning the 2019 MEAC tournament title. The Wildcats won their second straight title,...

Women play key role in ensuring African democracy

NNPA President and CEO, Dr Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., (far right) invited Kettie Kamwangala (far left) and other Malawian women leaders...

Study finds most of the world failing at gender equality

ILLUSTRATION COURTESY OF NNPA NEWSWIRE Altogether, 2.8 billion girls and women live in countries that get either a “very poor” (59...