[Slideshow] HBCU Rivalry, Unity At Nation's Classic
The Howard University Bisons bested the Morehouse College Maroon Tigers 35-17 in the Nation's Classic Sunday. Howard Senior Greg McGhee was named the game MVP having rushed for three touchdowns and passing for two more in the game.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Georgia County Fights to Retain the Right to Raise Its Own Taxes
The Democratic-controlled county government that's home to Atlanta is fighting Republican legislators determined to make it the only county in Georgia unable to raise its own taxes. Fulton County leaders last month approved the first property-tax increase in 23 years to close a shortfall of more than $35 million in its $625.4 million general-fund budget.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Creative Loafing Atlanta
First Slice 9/11/14: Open carry advocates file lawsuit that aims to...
WATER GUNS: Open carry advocates want to be able to bring their weapons to U.S. Corps of Engineers controlled sites such as Lake Allatoona. Open carry advocates have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Corps of Engineers' policy that prohibits guns at all Corps-controlled areas.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
David Perdue Exaggerates His Father's Role Desegregating Georgia Schools
On March 21, Georgia GOP Senate candidate David Perdue spoke with some GOP students at Morehouse College in Atlanta. In an effort to connect with the young voters at the historically black college, Perdue said his father played a key role in desegregating the Houston County schools in Georgia.
Pastor E. Dewey Smith Takes Us Back To The Old Time Religion
Dr. E. Dewey Smith, Jr., is the Senior Pastor/Teacher of The House of Hope Atlanta Decatur, GA. Prior to moving to Metro Atlanta, he served as Senior Pastor of the Beulahland Bible Church in Macon, GA.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute announces changes in president's cabinet
Marthers worked as vice president for enrollment and dean for undergraduate and graduate admissions at Rensselaer. He oversaw 10 years of record growth in first-year applications.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Historically black colleges seek students at Sacramento-area recruitment fairs
Recruiters from more than 35 universities will be at the fairs. Colleges represented will include Morehouse College, Stillman College, Alabama State University, Fisk University, Kentucky State University, Xavier University, Texas Southern University, Tuskegee University and Morgan State University.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
On Common Ground News
Morehouse School of Medicine to install sixth president, first female
Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice will be installed as the sixth president of Morehouse School of Medicine on Thursday, Sept. 11, kicking off a three-day celebration.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Post and Courier
Bakari Sellers endorsed by S.C. education group
"An outstanding product of South Carolina public schools, Rep. Sellers has established a strong record of support for public education," Bernadette R. Hampton, president of the SCEA, said in a media release Wednesday.
Creative Loafing Atlanta
First Slice 9/3/14: Two Morehouse students robbed at gunpoint
Atlanta Police are investigating a pair of armed robberies that occurred at Morehouse College.
Morehouse College students robbed at gun point
Police say they were called to the Atlanta campus around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, where a student said he was walking from a Walmart store on Martin Luther King Dr. Drive when a man with a gun approached and demanded his belongings.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
U.S. Is Urged to Curtail Alarming Dropout Rates Among Minority Men
The federal government should require all colleges to create early-alert systems that flag students with low test scores, missing assignments, or spotty attendance.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Four Morehouse Professors Pen Open Letter in Michael Brown's Honor
Michael Brown's untimely and unjustified Aug. 9 death at the hands of Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson came just days shy of Brown's first day of college.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Bradenton Times
Race Profile: State Attorney General Democratic Primary
Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is unopposed in the GOP primary and will face either former Secretary of the Department of Children and Families George Sheldon or state House minority leader Perry Thurston, who face off in the August 26 Democratic primary.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Chicago Football Classic coming back to Soldier Field
This year will be no different. The sponsors announced they are bringing the classic back to be played once again at Soldier Field.
Uber tests moving service in Atlanta, Nashville
The San Francisco-based tech-enabled car service teamed up with the Chattanooga, Tenn.-based moving service Bellhops to test UberMovers, a professional moving service.
Inspired By Ferguson, Performance Artist Plays Dead By Philly...
There was some caution tape draped around the Love sign in Philadelphia two days ago.