Five women to know for Women’s History Month
Here are five women whose work paved the way not just for women's right, but for the rights of people everywhere.
Black art is dangerous, because it marries the personal and political
Art makes visible the pain that buries itself in the cavities that logic and reason alone cannot access
Jerry Lawson, a self-taught engineer, gave us video game cartridges
To celebrate Black History Month, Engadget is running a series of profiles honoring African-American pioneers in the world of science and technology. Tod
Black History Month menu at university features fried chicken, collard greens
Menu at Ohio’s Wright State University showing image of Martin Luther King Jr prompts apologies from dining service and institution’s president
National Pet Month
National Pet Month is a celebration of the benefits that pets bring to people's lives - and vice versa. It is observed annually in the United States in May and during the month of April in the United ...
Five women to know for Women’s History Month
Here are five women whose work paved the way not just for women's right, but for the rights of people everywhere.
Black art is dangerous, because it marries the personal and political
Art makes visible the pain that buries itself in the cavities that logic and reason alone cannot access
Polish American Heritage Month
Polish American Heritage Month is an annual event celebrated in October by Polish American communities. It was first celebrated in 1981 after organization by Michael Blichasz, President of the Polish ...
Mental Health Awareness Month
Ever since 1949, Mental Health Awareness Month has been observed in May by reaching millions of people in the United States through the media, local events, and screenings.Mental Health Awareness Mont...
Irish-American Heritage Month
Irish-American Heritage Month is a special proclamation issued yearly by the United States President or Congress to honor the achievements and contributions of Irish immigrants and their descendants l...
Irish-American Heritage Month - Wikipedia
Women's History Month
Women's History Month is an annual declared month that highlights the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. It is celebrated during March in the United States, the Unit...
Timeline of LGBT history
The following is a timeline of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) history.
Timeline of LGBT history - Wikipedia
South Asian Heritage Month
South Asian Heritage Month is the name given to the month long celebration in Canada, each May, of the presence and heritage of people with roots in the South Asian countries of India, Pakistan, Bangl...
National Cyber Security Awareness Month
National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is observed each October since its inception in 2004 in the United States of America. Sponsored by the National Cyber Security Division (NCSD) within th...
National Bird-Feeding Month
February is National Bird-Feeding Month in the United States. This celebratory month was created to educate the public on the wild bird feeding and watching hobby. Because of National Bird-Feeding M...
LGBT pride parade
Pride parades (also known as pride marches, pride events, and pride festivals) for the LGBT community are events celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) culture and pride. The event...
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National Disability Employment Awareess Month
National Disability Employment Awareness Month was declared in 1988 by the United States Congress for October to raise awareness of the employment needs and contributions of individuals with all types...
Filipino American History Month
Filipino American History Month, also known as the Filipino American Heritage Month, is celebrated in the United States during the month of October. The Filipino American National Historical Society e...
Homosexuality in ancient Greece
In classical antiquity, writers such as Herodotus, Plato, Xenophon, Athenaeus and many others explored aspects of same-sex love in ancient Greece. The most widespread and socially significant form of ...
Homosexuality in ancient Greece - Wikipedia
National Hispanic Heritage Month
National Hispanic Heritage Month is the period from September 15 to October 15 in the United States, when people recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States and c...
National Hispanic Heritage Month - Wikipedia
Haitian Heritage Month
Haitian Heritage Month is a celebration in the United States of Haitian heritage and culture. It was first celebrated in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1998. Tele Kreyol, one of the Boston Haitian Access T...
National Preparedness Month
Since its inception in 2004, National Preparedness Month is observed each September in the United States of America. Sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) within the Department o...
Jazz Appreciation Month
Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM) is a music festival held every April in the United States, in honor of jazz as an early American art form. JAM was created by John Edward Hasse, PhD, curator of the Smit...
National Poetry Month
National Poetry Month, which takes place each April, is a celebration of poetry introduced in 1996 and organized by the Academy of American Poets as a way to increase awareness and appreciation of poe...
National Yoga Month
National Yoga Month is a national observance and awareness campaign held during the month of September to educate about the health benefits of yoga and to inspire a healthy lifestyle. The awareness ca...
National Bike Month
National Bike Month is a celebration of cycling held every May in the United States.
Jewish American Heritage Month
Jewish American Heritage Month (JAHM) is an annual recognition and celebration of Jewish American achievements in and contributions to the United States of America. It is observed annually in the U.S....
Jewish American Heritage Month - Wikipedia
Black History Month
Black History Month, also known as African-American History Month in America, is an annual observance in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom for remembrance of important people and event...
Black History Month - Wikipedia