Tuesday, July 16, 2019

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Pittsburgh Newspaper Editors Nailed to the Wall...

Billionaire investor Robert  F. Smith stunned the nation when he vowed to eliminate the student loan debt for Morehouse College's graduating class of 2019...

Billionaire Investor, CEO Robert Smith Shocks Morehouse...

Billionaire investor Robert F. Smith, who received an honorary doctorate at Morehouse College's commencement ceremony on Sunday, dropped the surprise of a lifetime during...

‘My Favorite Teacher!’: Morehouse Professor Melts Hearts...

A Georgia college professor is being praised after lending a helping hand to a student who couldn't find a babysitter for his young daughter. Dr....

Billionaire Investor Robert F. Smith Gifts Morehouse...

Investor and philanthropist Robert F. Smith is building on his legacy of service with a $1.5 million endowment to Atlanta's Morehouse College that will...

Morehouse College President to Connect with Incoming...

ATLANTA (AP) — The president of Morehouse College is tackling his freshman year in an unusual way. David Thomas — the first leader in 50...

Memorial For CDC Scientist Timothy Cunningham to...

The memorial service for CDC scientist Dr. Timothy Cunningham who was found dead after going missing in February will be held at Morehouse College Cunningham's...

How Morehouse Alums Helped Randall Woodfin Become...

Alabama native Randall Woodfin just won Birmingham's top elected office, thanks to efforts driven by the alumni of his alma mater, Morehouse College. The tight-knit...

Morehouse Launches Successful Summer STEM Program that...

When 28 high school-age boys signed up to participate in the first year of a STEM program at Morehouse College, they could never have...

Sudden Death of Interim President Bill Taggart...

William J. "Bill" Taggart, 55, the interim president of Morehouse College, has died, the college announced on Wednesday, June 8. The cause of death was...

Morehouse College President Admits HBCU Leaders Got...

After spending two days in the nation's capital meeting with President Donald Trump and key members of his administration, Morehouse College President John Wilson...

Black Colleges Have an Edge Over Other...

Malia Obama has toured Ivy League colleges such as Harvard, Princeton, Yale and Brown this year. But research findings suggest that the 17-year-old and...

Morehouse College Generates 13 Percent of Black...

When it comes to Black male computer science Ph.D. candidates, Morehouse College is probably their alma mater. With less than 100 Black men in computer...

Exiled Danny Ferry Suffering Severe Punishment for...

Danny Ferry built the Atlanta Hawks, who host Game 2 of the first-round playoff series tonight against the Toronto Raptors. He acquired every player...

Books Over Hoops: UVA’s Malcolm Brogdon Passes...

At a time when players bolt from college before the end of their eligibility to the NBA as if being chased by pit bulls,...

7 Reasons Why Historically Black Colleges and...

Pell Grant Cutbacks The Pell Grant, which had served as a financial lifeblood to many students at historically Black colleges and universities for decades, was limited in...

Like It or Not, ESPN Re-signs the...

Stephen A. Smith signed a new deal with ESPN to continue providing commentary that enrages, excites, illuminates and generates conversation. And for that, it’s...

Top 10 HBCU’s That Produce The Highest...

10. Southern University and A&M College Average starting salary: $41,400 Located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Tuition: $5,074 Colors: Columbia Blue and Gold 9. Morgan State University Average starting salary: $41,500 Located...

Many African-Americans Choosing to Home School Children

In 2010, Stephan Stafford, at the age of 13, had a triple major in pre-med, mathematics and computer science at Morehouse College. As reported...

White House Gathers Experts, Students, Leaders at...

Building on the momentum established by President Obama's My Brother's Keeper initiative, the White House brought the issue of boosting Black male achievement to...

White House Holds Summit at Morehouse to...

On Friday at Atlanta's Morehouse College, the White House will launch a nationwide tour intended to collect ideas on how to help Black boys...

10 Top HBCUs Your High-Schooler Should Be...

Spelman College Location: Atlanta Tuition: $24,634 Freshman Retention Rate: 88% Founded in 1881 as the Atlanta Baptist Female Seminary, Spelman College is the oldest historically Black college for...