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9 Moments Of Black Excellence You Might Have Missed This Week

What an amazing week!

1. Congrats to First Lieutenant Andrea Lewis for being the first black female pilot in the Georgia Air National Guard.

2. A street in Chicago was renamed after Ida B. Wells!

3. North Carolina A&T's Kayla White broke the world record for the fastest indoor 200-meter!

4. Cheri Beasley became the first black woman to be chief justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court.

5. Dr. Nadine Burke Harris was sworn in as California's first Surgeon General.

6. Tracy Clayton is taking her talents to Netflix' Strong Black Lead with a new podcast, "Strong Black Legends"!

7. Gabrielle Union is going to star and produce the film adaptation of Coffee Will Make You Black.

8. Octavia Spencer is starring in a new psychologial thriller, Ma.

9. Finally, congrats to all the NAACP Image Award nominees!!

My, oh my. What an amazing week! Tune in next week for more!