ElevateMeD is a nonprofit that helps encourage more minority students interested in the field of medicine. They provide mentorship, leadership development and financial assistance. Dr. Alyx Porter Umphrey, one of the founders of ElevateMeD, talks about the organization.
Follow two independent and unconventional sisters and the men in their lives seeking love and meaning as they navigate an ever-changing world in this fresh take on E.M. Forster’s masterpiece "Howards End." The miniseries airs Sundays at 7 p.m. starting Jan. 12.
In April 1944, Jewish prisoners Rudolf Vrba and Alfred Wetzler miraculously escaped from the Auschwitz concentration camp and fled through Nazi-occupied Poland to find refuge in Žilina, Slovakia, where they connected with the Jewish Underground. Once safe, they recounted what they left behind. Their harrowing testimony revealed the true horror of the Holocaust to the outside world, describing in forensic detail the gas chambers and the full extent of the Nazi extermination program.
The PBS NewsHour is providing live, anchored coverage of the House of Representatives’ public impeachment hearings. Click here to watch the live stream.