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PERSONAL PROFILE: Karina LeBlanc [VIDEO]

Former Canadian international goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc has been named to the new position of head, women’s football for CONCACAF. The announcement was made at the...
Juliette Commodore

Dominican earns PhD in Chemistry

Dominican, Juliette Joan Commodore-Botoklo, has earned a doctorate in Chemistry at the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa and in the process, has become only the fourth black...
Stephie Pascal, Dominica

Q&A with Stephie Pascal – Chemical Engineering Grad

Stephie Pascal is now a Process Engineer at Spirit Energy and was recently lauded as a rising female professional in the STEM fields (Science,...
Jean Rhys, Dominica

Review: New novel fleshes out Jean Rhys’ troubled life

Novelist Jean Rhys is best known for her lyrical masterpiece "Wide Sargasso Sea," in which she gives in an incandescent voice to the woman...
Tamara Lowe - To You Who Love Him

“To you, who love him” by Tamara Lowe

Listen to Tamara's recitation of "To you, who love him" by clicking the play button. Or read the poem in its entirety below.   I see...
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“An Intricate Affair” by Tamara Lowe

'My Intricate Affair'..a poem about my never ending relationship with 'Fear'. Video credits: Elias Berlusconi About Tamara Lowe Tamara Lowe is a proud Portsmouth native and General...
Jodeen Shereen Shillingford

PERSONAL PROFILE – Jodeen Shereen Shillingford

Jodeen Shereen Shillingford, from Wesley, was named the 2018 Valedictorian and top-ranking graduate at the Gambling State University graduation which took place earlier this...
"Jemma" by Delroy Nesta Williams

“Jemma” by Delroy Nesta Williams

As I pushed the backdoor to step into the kitchen, I found Leandra slaving over the 4-burner stove. It smelled of stewed chicken and black-eyed...
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“Happiness” by Leandra Lander

Happiness is the smell of rain on the hot concrete. Happiness is the roll of the bottom of a black woman profiling down the street. Happiness...
Gail Sharplis profile

PERSONAL PROFILE – Gail Sharplis

Dominican, Gail Sharplis, has graduated with a Master’s degree in Adult and Higher Education with a perfect 4.0 GPA from the University of Oklahoma, a...
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PERSONAL PROFILE – Lowell ‘Omni’ Royer [VIDEO]

Lowell is a Dominican visual artist specializing in Dramatic Realism. He works with a wide range of mediums, from the canvas to wood burning...
Lynton Scotland, Dominica

PERSONAL PROFILE – Lynton Scotland

During his career, Lynton Scotland has held several senior positions with major US corporations, including Hercules, DuPont and NRG Energy Incorporated, and was co-founder...
Shenell Edmonds' mother hails from Dominica

PERSONAL PROFILE – Shenell Edmonds

Shenell Edmonds, a 24-year-old actress, whose mother hails from Dominica, is set to light up the screen today, March 23rd, as part of the...
Dominican-born Erwin T Raphael

PERSONAL PROFILE – Erwin Raphael

Erwin Raphael, a 25-year veteran of the automotive industry, is the General Manager for the Genesis brand in the U.S. market. He is responsible...
Gharan Burton paintings

PERSONAL PROFILE – Gharan Burton

Gharan Burton is an academically trained artist who resides in the US most of the year but spends winter months in the Caribbean. Born...

A Few Notable Dominican Women on Int’l Women’s Day

Today is recognized as International Women's Day around the world and there's a renewed call to so celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of...

#LévéDomnik: Untold Stories of Abuse (Part 5)

16 Days of Activism is an international campaign to end violence against women and children. It began on November 25 (International Day for the Elimination...
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#LévéDomnik: Untold Stories of Abuse (Part 4)

16 Days of Activism is an international campaign to end violence against women and children. It began on November 25 (International Day for the Elimination...

#LévéDomnik: Untold Stories of Abuse (Part 3)

16 Days of Activism is an international campaign to end violence against women and children. It began on November 25 (International Day for the Elimination...
#LévéDomnik

#LévéDomnik: Untold Stories of Abuse (Part 2)

16 Days of Activism is an international campaign to end violence against women and children. It began on November 25 (International Day for the Elimination...

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