Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times News Roundup – Oct. 9

Haiti Luckner Bright speaks on Education. Graduate of the Normal School of Port-au-Prince ( L’Ecole Normale de Port-au-Prince) in 1963, since then, Luckner Bright invests body and soul in education. First by founding in that year school College Le Normalien, then by training future professionals. Making education his unique hobby, Luckner Bright on his 80’s,...


Haitians In America

Haitians In America

Marketing Maven Brings Skills to Haitian Organization

Anide J. Eustache is a marketing and communications professional, certifiedprofessional and executive coach, strategist and speaker. Eustache has dedicated her professional career to helping women position themselves for the lives they want to live both personally and professionally. As Principal & Founder, Garraud Consulting she focuses on providing marketing and strategy consultation services to organizations;...




Haiti provides update on death toll from earthquake

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti ( CMC) — Haiti said 18 people have now been confirmed dead following the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that rocked the French-speaking Caribbean Community (Caricom) country on October 6. The Directorate of Civil Protection (DPC), in its latest revised statement, said that 580 people were injured up from the last figure of...



Arts & Culture

Danticat delivers keynote at Neustadt Literary Festival

2018 Neustadt International Prize for Literature laureate Edwidge Danticat thanked a variety of people Thursday night as she accepted her award in the Molly Shi Boren Ballroom on the OU campus: other authors, her husband and children, Neustadt jurors and World Literature Today staff. But her most profound gratitude was reserved for her parents. “I...


Profiles, Sports

3 Things to Know About Naomi Osaka

Haitian-Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has gained widespread attention and admiration in the Haitian community. On Saturday, 20-year-old Osaka defeated her childhood idol Serena Williams during the U.S. Open Women’s Final. Here are five things to know about the tennis star bringing pride to Haitians across the world. 



Health & Science

How Cost Accounting is Improving Healthcare in Rural Haiti

The cost of healthcare in rural Haiti was found to vary widely, even inside the same health organization. A pioneering cost accounting system co-developed by Robert Kaplan was called in to determine the cause. A few years ago, the Boston-based nonprofit health care organization Partners in Health (PIH) set out to quantify the cost of primary care for its...


Beauty & Style, Latest News

Haitian-American Designer Brings Black Culture to New York Fashion Week

From start to finish and from fashion to food, the Pyer Moss SS19 fashion show was a statement of Black culture. An all-black choir, dressed in white robes, sang spiritual hymns as adult and child models floated down in the runway in white pieces and afros like Black angels. “Be real Black for me,” sang the choir, urging a full, unapologetic and authentic representation of blackness.




Sean Penn’s Virtual Marathon to Aid Haiti Uses FitBit, MapMyFitness or Strava

Hurricane Michael’s torrential winds had barely subsided Oct. 11 when The Office star hosted The Long Run For Recovery, Sean Penn’s charity fundraiser, in Venice, California, to launch a unique virtual marathon initiative to support hurricane Michael and Florence and Haiti relief efforts. The Long Run for Haiti requires participants — a.k.a. digital runners — to synchronize their personal page to...




Warped Lens

Who Is Behind PetroCaribeChallenge Movement

By Garry Pierre-Pierre A few months after Jean Bertrand Aristide was ousted as president of Haiti following a bloody coup d’etat on September 30, 1991, something amazing happened. A seemingly spontaneous right-wing opposition movement sprung out of nowhere. The name of the group was Revolutionary Front Armed for the Progress of Haiti (FRAPH). Its leader...


Ayiti Chic


“And I have been a constant example of how you can help those in need by working hard. You should remember the words of the Lord Jesus: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.'” Acts 20:35 There’s a saying that goes, “When someone has been given much, much will be required in return.”...


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