Bollywood Star Priyanka Chopra NNHS Grad

Bollywood Star Priyanka Chopra NNHS Grad

11.1 million viewers tuned into ABC’s Quantico starring Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra, if you include the time shifted viewing on DVRs the three days after last Sunday’s premiere. It was the highest rated Sunday night program among young adults. That had to be great news for Anjula Acharia-Bath. The venture capitalist’s goal for the last […]

Youth Arts for Social Change Conference: #LeadNotFollow

Youth Arts for Social Change Conference: #LeadNotFollow

CITI PERFORMING ARTS CENTER TO HOST FREE CONFERENCE ENCOURAGING TEENS TO #LEADNOTFOLLOW  Inaugural Youth Arts for Social Change Conference to be held on November 7 Citi Performing Arts Center announced today that its Teen Leadership Council will host its first annual Youth Arts for Social Change Conference (YASCC). The conference, titled #LeadNotFollow: Navigating Identity through Media […]

Upcoming Boston Charity Fitness Class = Solar Light for a Girl

Upcoming Boston Charity Fitness Class = Solar Light for a Girl

Buy your tax deductible ticket and get ready to power up and power her! komeracyc.eventbrite.com Can’t join us?  Donate in support of a dedicated girl scholar at Komera!

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The Adelante Movement

“It’s time to go get your own chips!” That is what Nely Galán’s boss told her when he sold the company and left her out in the cold. At that moment Galán decided to start her own business. “I didn’t make any money for four years, but I persevered and now own several very successful […]

Blood Libel Artists Book

Blood Libel artists Book

Blood Libel looks at a story as old as history: the myth that Jews ritually sacrifice Christians—particularly children—to use their blood for Passover matzah and other religious purposes. This artists book by designer and fine artist Lisa Rosowsky recounts seven of the most well-documented accusations of blood libel, dating from as far back as 39 […]

Seriously? #Racist Thoroughly Modern Millie AGAIN?

Seriously? Thoroughly Modern Millie AGAIN?

Thoroughly Modern Millie is an Anti-Asian Racist Musical! Boston Children’s Theatre proudly presents the high octane musical THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE JR. Featuring students from BCT’s pre-professional Summer Studios 3 program, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE JR is the story of a small-town girl who follows her dreams to the big city, where she finds romance, adventure and above […]

Book Event and Craft for Kids

Book Event and Craft for Kids

Linh Nguyen-Ng children’s book writer and illustrator  hosting Storytime at Newtonville Books Saturday May 9th 11am. There will be crafts stuff for kids to do after the reading. Her debut picture book is MOMMY’S LITTLE WORDLINGS. Also… Alice Hoffman will read from her new book for middle grade readers, NIGHTBIRD. Ages 10 and up welcome. 4PM

Diversity Children’s Book Event

Diversity Children's Book Event

I See Me: What Happens When Kids See Themselves in Books? Presented by Charlesbridge Publishing Join us for a discussion with book influencers and young readers about the impact on children when they see themselves in literature. Why does it matter? Why is it awesome? Where: Watertown Free Public Library 123 Main St, Watertown, MA […]

If Paid Equally, What Could MA Women Afford?

wage gap for women of color, If Paid Equally, What Could MA Women Afford?

For Equal Pay Day, New Analysis Reveals the Real Costs of the Wage Gap for Massachusetts’s Women, Families and Economy An analysis released for Equal Pay Day tomorrow shows just how much damage the gender-based wage gap is doing to Massachusetts’s families and economy. Women employed full time in Massachusetts are paid just 82 cents […]

Book launch party for Mitali Perkins at Newtonville Books!

TIGER BOY by Mitali Perkins

Book launch party for TIGER BOY by Mitali Perkins April 26th, 4 p.m. Newtonville Books in Newton Centre The book is for children grades 2-5, and just earned a starred review from School Library Journal: ★ (School Library Journal) Gr 3-6–Set in the lush Sundarbans natural region of Bengal, this quiet, gripping tale emphasizes the deep but often fragile connection that […]