Before nominees for Cabinet positions can start work, they have one important hurdle to clear: the Senate confirmation process.
As the Peace Corps celebrates six decades of volunteerism this year, take a look back at some of its work and learn more about its history.
Washington and Lee University professor Ted DeLaney was an example of the many Black academics who have significantly influenced American academia.
The Peace Corps has sent 9,300 volunteers to the Philippines since 1961 to serve as teachers, conservationists and community developers.
A new museum chronicles the ascent of Black American music in the United States and its wider influence over 50 different music genres.
Learn about Dr. Patricia Bath, Dr. Dorothy Brown and Dr. Mae Jemison's contributions to STEM fields and their groundbreaking work.