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  1. Six Wisconsin Men from the MKE Fellows Program Graduate from Morehouse CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    The weather, unusual for a spring Atlanta morning, didn't dampen the enthusiasm of thousands of family, friends and faculty witnessing the compilation of struggle, hard work, late nights, disappointments and triumphs which culminated into the 132nd Commencement of Morehouse College Class of 2016. Included in this prestigious event were five Milwaukee area students and one from Madison who in 2012 were the first group to receive scholarships as part of the MKE Fellows program.

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  2. Civil Rights Activist Benjamin T. Jealous delivers keynote address at ...Read the original story

    Friday May 27 | PRWeb

    WHAT: 2016 UNCF Student Leadership Conference: Noted civil rights activist, author, and Morehouse College graduate and trustee Benjamin T. Jealous will deliver a keynote address this week to nearly 90 college students from around the country at UNCF's annual Student Leadership Conference . The conference provides intense training sessions by industry leaders to prepare the next generation of diverse professionals for the summer 2016 internships and fellowships in the high-growth industries of business, communications, computer science, healthcare, energy, engineering, education, finance, public relations and technology.

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  3. A.Z. Kelsey hosts ceremony for 18 graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Griffin Daily News

    ... keynote speaker stepped to the podium to address those who would receive their diplomas. Sam Matchett, a Morehouse College alumnus and partner with King and Spalding LLP in Atlanta, started off with the admission that he couldn't remember the ...

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  4. Atlanta Mentoring Organization instrumental in improving College Graduation rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | PR Log

    ... graduation rate from College by over 65% Increase in Mentees' GPA A Mentee graduated Suma Cum Laude from Morehouse College Empowerment of Youth in Urban Areas of Atlanta to Succeed in Business Related studies and enterprises Reduction in youth ...

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  5. Hampton High School Student Wins Gates Millennium ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... awlings-Perrin. Rawlings hopes to become a doctor in the Air Force. He will begin his studies in August at Morehouse College in Atlanta.

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  6. Captain America' Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | SFGate

    ... Chapital in 2014. "Ah, marriage." The King role also required significant research. Mackie visited Morehouse College, King's alma mater, to see the famed collection of papers and letters from Morehouse's most illustrious graduate. Then the actor hit ...

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  7. Bay View Voters Guide: Cali can make Bernie president if we vote our hopes, not our fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | San Francisco Bay View

    ... where you can also find out about early voting in your county. Bernie is surrounded by supporters at Morehouse College earlier this year. Young Black voters are flocking to him, and older Blacks are recognizing that he is "unbought and unbossed" in ...

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  8. KING: Here's why I'm leaving the Democratic PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | New York Daily News

    ... campaign for Al Gore and encouraged me to get involved with the party. As student government president at Morehouse College, I spoke at campaign events alongside Vice President Gore and his family and fought hard as hell for him to win. How he lost ...

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  9. Anthony Mackie Discusses Being Truthful To MLK's Legacy For 'All The Way' RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Switched

    ... look like him." Mackie went on to explain how he retraced Dr. King's roots by visiting his alma mater of Morehouse College in preparation of the role. "I was in Atlanta shooting 'Captain America' when I heard about this project," he said. "And ...

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  10. Meet Your Career Dream TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Essence Magazine

    ... in. "Most people don't even know what a sponsor is," says Rubina F. Malik, Ph.D., assistant professor at Morehouse College. "Sponsorship requires a different type of exchange [than what you see in a traditional mentoring relationship]. When someone ...

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  11. Tomorrow's Leaders: A Reason to Hopeby Jim WallisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Sojourners

    ... where he was recruited to play, and others chose similar schools. Three young men are going to the great Morehouse College and a young woman to another HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), Hampton University. Others are going to ...

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  12. Former Spalding High grad a valedictorian at Morehouse CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Griffin Daily News

    Morehouse College in Atlanta held its 132nd commencement exercises on Sunday, and for the first time ever, it recognized three valedictorians, who are each graduating with a grade point average of 4.0. Among those three valedictorians is a local student - Willie J. Thompson, who graduated from Spalding High School with the Class of 2012.

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  13. Homeland Security secretary touts investment in Coast GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Houston Chronicle

    ... ld be serving in that president's cabinet was inconceivable to him when he was an undergraduate student at Morehouse College in Georgia.

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  14. CollegeBound celebrates $3.5 million donation, more resources for Baltimore studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | The Baltimore Sun

    When Chaz Arnett was figuring out how to continue paying for Morehouse College six years ago, all his grandmother had to send him on his way was a plane ticket and a prayer. And after Mayumy Rivera started her freshman year at St. Mary's College of Maryland four years ago, she was shocked when the following year, her scholarship well went dry.

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  15. Program in downtown Louisville is getting kids to collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... - so that really played a key part in where I wanted to go," Miller said. Miller was recently accepted to Morehouse College, a historically black college in Georgia. He plans to study business and go on to get his Master's in Business ...

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  16. Morehouse College Honors 3 Valedictorians In Historic CommencementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | NewsOne

    "The honoring of three of our graduating seniors jointly as valedictorian serves as one proud and significant example of Morehouse College's commitment to academic excellence - which also ties to one of the College's strategic focuses of acuity," said John Silvanus Wilson Jr. , president of Morehouse College, in a statement. Ian Niemeyer is the member of the trio getting most of the attention because he's White.

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  17. Morehouse celebrates graduation with 3 valedictoriansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... of three of our graduating seniors jointly as valedictorian serves as one proud and significant example of Morehouse College's commitment to academic excellence - which also ties to one of the College's strategic focuses of acuity," said John ...

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  18. Becker graduates hear cautionary tale of 'twin tsunamis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... before." Mr. Carson was introduced by Becker President Robert E. Johnson, his former classmate at Morehouse College, a historically black institution in Atlanta, where both were economics majors. At Morehouse, Mr. Johnson recalled, the men ...

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  19. Jerome Hamilton Appointed CEO Of Open TherapeuticsRead the original story

    Thursday May 12 | BioSpace

    ... collaboration amongst scientists," says Hamilton. Hamilton received his Bachelor of General Science from Morehouse College, his Bachelor of Science for Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech, Master of Science in Engineering Management from ...

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  20. Norfolk student receives award in honor of AJ HadsellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... tells 10 On Your Side that Jaylen plays basketball and volleyball at Norview, and has plans to attend Morehouse College in the fall. "It has been a very hard year and without this foundation keeping me busy, I don't know where I would be," said Mrs. ...

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