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Actress Sonequa Martin-Green is empowering the next generation of STEM innovators through a new partnership with Frito-Lay Variety Packs. The post Actress Sonequa Martin-Green Supports STEM Education Initiative appeared first on NewsOne.

Russell Westbrook has launched a digital media venture designed to increase representation in advertising. The post Russell Westbrook Launches RW Digital To Increase Representation In Advertising appeared first on NewsOne.

Yara Shahidi has extended her production deal with ABC Signature. The post Yara Shahidi’s Production Imprint Extends Partnership With ABC Signature appeared first on NewsOne.

Ciara and Russell Wilson announced they’re donating $500,000 to nonprofits in Colorado annually. The post ‘Passionate About Making A Difference’: The Wilsons To Donate $500K Annually To Colorado Nonprofits appeared first on NewsOne.

The Getty Research Institute and the National Museum of African American History and Culture have acquired the Jet and Ebony photo archive. The post Getty To Digitize Historic Jet And Ebony Images Through Photo Archive Acquisition appeared first on NewsOne.

Michelle Obama’s second memoir ‘The Light We Carry: Overcoming in Uncertain Times’ is slated to hit bookshelves in November. The post Former First Lady Michelle Obama To Release New Memoir Centered On Self-Worth And Resilience appeared first on NewsOne.

The National Park Service has awarded $9.7 million in grants to conserve historic structures at HBCUs. The post HBCU Conservation Projects Receive $9.7M Boost From National Park Service appeared first on NewsOne.

Songstress H.E.R. will star in the animated live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. The post Songstress H.E.R. To Star In Reimagined ‘Beauty And The Beast’ Live-Action Special appeared first on NewsOne.

Basketball star Kevin Durant’s venture capital firm has invested in the Premier Lacrosse League. The post Kevin Durant’s VC Firm Invests In Premier Lacrosse League appeared first on NewsOne.

Rapper Lil Baby and entrepreneur Lemont Bradley are teaming up to create 100 jobs for young adults in Atlanta. The post Rapper Lil Baby, Entrepreneur Lemont Bradley Lead Job Creation Initiative For Young Adults In Atlanta appeared first on NewsOne.