Hidden Figures, a movie based on the book by Margot Shetterly is now playing in theaters near you. To read a brief review of the movie, visit NowWithNicole.com.

Hidden Figures, Dorothy Vaughan, and the Black Girls Code by @NowWithNicole

      No Sister Left Behind Hidden Figures is the story of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden*,four brave, “hidden,” African American women who changed history. The book written by Margot Lee Shetterly, The Hollywood adaptation may now be showing in a theatre near you. Set for nationwide release on January 6, 2017,…

If you are interested in joining our Summer 2017 HBCU and Civil Rights tour, visit NowWithNicole.com/hbcu-civil-rights-tour.

Why HBCUs Are Special from a Non-HBCU Graduate Perspective

As the collegiate football 2016 Celebration Bowl approaches, I am reflecting upon how impressed I was with Grambling State University after attending the 2016 SWAC Championship Game. I was provided the opportunity to attend this game due to a  partnership with Toyota USA. In addition to supporting Black communities with their Toyota Green Initiative, Toyota was also the…

If you are interested in joining our Summer 2017 HBCU and Civil Rights tour, visit NowWithNicole.com/hbcu-civil-rights-tour.

Educating Our Children About Black America and the Continuing Civil Rights Struggle

When I was a child, my primary and secondary Black History education consisted of reading a couple of paragraphs about Dr. Martin Luther King and Rosa Parks during Black History Month. It was not until going to college that I learned more about the history of Black people in America. As a homeschooling parent, I wanted…

Read about my week test driving the 2017 Toyota Yaris iA at NowWithNicole.com. Follower me on Twitter at NowWithNicole.

My 2017 Toyota Yaris iA Test Drive

Oh What a Feeling! I’m not sure what happened to this Toyota slogan, but I have to bring it back in honor of the 2017 Toyota Yaris iA. As a Toyota owner- I love my Camry- I am a big fan of the automaker. It is the only car type of which I actually paid…