Rekindling the Flame of Education:

Rekindling the Flame of Education:

A Sacred Path to Enlightened Minds and Transformed Society Expanding our minds by following our curiosity has been a pillar of human society since the beginning of time. It is our innate desire to know and understand that has led us to where we are today. We have made...
Celebrating Our High School Scholars

Celebrating Our High School Scholars

Madison Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Scholarship Recipients Abea Fobate  Vel Phillips Memorial High School “Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his goals.”  Dorothy...
Celebrating Our High School Graduates

Celebrating Our High School Graduates

Monona Grove High School Hanna Eyobed Hanna Eyobed is a senior at Monona Grove High School.  She participates in musicals, film club and is the president of the Black Student Union.  Hanna is a teen editor with the Simpson Street Press and is very active with the...
Fatherhood; Breaking A Cycle

Fatherhood; Breaking A Cycle

Photo courtesy of Marcus Allen On Father’s Day 2022, Rev. Dr. Marcus Allen, pastor of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, confessed to the congregation that he does not like Father’s Day. For years, the holiday brought with it the stinging memory of a father who was not present...
Renee Coleman:

Renee Coleman:

Building up students and staff in an effort to break down barriers Photo courtesy of Renee Coleman As Renee Coleman of Machesney Park, Ill., drives to work each morning, she sets the tone for her day through a playlist of Gospel music that feeds her spirituality. The...