Doodle 4 Google 2016 student winner pays tribute to her African heritage

by Amy Gesenhues
Akilah Johnson, a tenth grader from Washington D.C., was named Google’s 2016 Doodle 4 Google national award winner for her artwork honoring her African heritage and Afrocentric lifestyle. In response to Google’s “What makes me…me” contest theme, the tenth grade artist said she wanted her drawing to connect with people.Read the full article