Michigan highway engineer mapped the way to equality as 1st African-American commissioned naval officer

African-American History Month, celebrated in the U.S. every February since 1976, is an annual observance for the remembrance of important people and events in the history of the African-Americans. Similar observances, instead titled Black History Month, are celebrated in February in […]


Commander proves societal, cultural hurdles couldn’t his prevent professional progress

>February is Black History Month, the annual observance to recognize the national, social, cultural, scientific and political contributions by black Americans. “Your Great Lakes Coast Guard” would like to share the story of a retired U.S. Coast Guard Commander. His […]


Diversity: “It’s not just a program, it’s a state of being”

>Yesterday marked the kickoff of Black History Month, the annual observance to recognize the national, social, cultural, scientific and political contributions by black americans. While there are still those in organizations throughout corporate America who view diversity as fad or […]