With her New York-centric essays, Sloane Crosley takes a magnifying glass to modernity. Parsing the nuances, trends, and perceptions of Big City life she offers up some cleverly hilarious insights about the way we live now.
A haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries-and path of promise toward the American dream-Black colleges and universities have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. They have been unapologetically Black for 150 years. For the first time ever, their story is told.
Four families experience love and loss in this gorgeous portrait of America's heartland.
Come to America House and chat with Chazmin “Chaz” Peters, who was born and raised in Olympia, WA. She is a First Officer with Alaska Airlines and the Director of Eagles Aviation Camp. She received her flight training from Big Bend Community College in Moses Lake, WA and her BA from the University of Washington Tacoma.
Jamie Redford embarks on a colorful personal journey into the dawn of the clean energy era as it creates jobs, turns profits, and makes communities stronger and healthier across the U.S.
Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow-covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.
When applying to colleges or universities in the U.S. you have to present your prior educational records. Join our presentation to find answers to your burning questions regarding your transcripts.
Joined by a longstanding commitment to research on human rights, Dr. Jessica Zychowicz and Yevgenia Belorusets will present new projects that bring together authors, artists, professors, and students to create deeper understanding of increasingly vulnerable populations in Ukraine, including Roma communities and other women displaced by the war.
In the wake of the U.S. Independence Day Party, we want to invite you to hear the personal stories of Americans who are lucky enough to be in Kyiv right now. During the next speaking club, you will be able to find out anything you have ever wanted to know about Taxes, to ask a native New Yorker if they really live like friends from your favorite TV series, as well as ask what beach is the best in Florida.
What if we are on the brink of a new Ice Age? This is the question that haunts climatologic Jack Hall. Hall's research indicates that global warming could trigger an abrupt and catastrophic shift in the planet's climate. But not even Jack is prepared for what is about to happen--to him, to his son, and to his planet.
You are a seasoned or loyal visitor of America House and still have a little idea of what tech tools we have and how to use them? Or maybe you are not interested in technology at all? No big deal, we know how to help you!
Keith Richburg will discuss the role of the media in covering conflicts, including safety for journalists in war zones, dealing with trauma and PTSD. Mr. Richburg will also speak on the business side, from the perspective of how traditional business models and revenue streams from mainstream media have been disrupted, the search for new business and funding models for independent media.