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Diallo Mwathi Jeffery Captures Oakland in Angelic New Light
Diallo Mwathi Jeffery will feature his new fine art photography exhibit, Oakland and Beyond / Sense of Place, at PHOTO gallery, 473 25th Street, from April 17 - May 17. Jeffery's, a graduate of Oakland High School and Morehouse College, has had his works featured in notable Oakland galleries including the Rotunda Building in Downtown Oakland.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Sandy Springs Neighbor
Eaves, Pitts square off for District 7
The May 20 Democratic primary will decide whether Fulton County Chair John Eaves or At-Large Commissioner Robb Pitts will face Republican challenger Earl Cooper in November for the District 7 at-large seat, which is acknowledged to be the top slot on the board of commissioners.
US News & World Report
10 Historically Black Colleges Where Freshmen Return
At Morehouse College, an all-male historically black college in Atlanta, the freshman retention rate averaged 82.5 percent from 2008-2011.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Obama to speak at West Point graduation
President Obama will deliver this year's commencement address at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point on May 28, the White House announced Monday.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Porter inducted into Board of Preachers group
The Rev. Shirley Porter, the priest in charge at St. James Episcopal Church in Macon, was among the recent inductees into a prestigious Atlanta-based spiritual group.
Black Voice News
Black Students Receive $25,000 a year Buick Scholarships
After attending a prestigious, predominately White private school, Ty'Quish Keyes yearned for a new cultural and educational experience.
Homeland Security secretary to speak at Morehouse
U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson is scheduled to address the graduating class at Morehouse College next month.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Rocky Mount Telegram
Morehouse group honors Walker
Dr. Thomas L. Walker holds the certificate he was presented upon induction into the Board of Preachers at the 29th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. College of Ministers and Laity.
Creative Loafing Atlanta
Everyone's to blame for income inequality
Now that the righteous indignation has quieted over a recent report that the income gap between Atlanta's rich and poor is greater here than in any other American city, we can't allow business to go on as usual.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Sandy Springs Neighbor
County commission race heats up in south Fulton
The race for the new Fulton County Board of Commissioners District 6 and 7 drew attendees to a Voter Empowerment Collaborative candidate forum last month in Fairburn.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Sec of Homeland Security Visits Lower Hudson Valley
U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will speak at Pace Law School on Thursday, April 10 at 5:30p.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Democrat Congressman Keith Ellison: Dishonoring the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The mainstream media somehow managed to miss the demonstrations held April 4 - the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's assassination - in favor of the so-called 'Robin Hood Tax.'
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Commence the firestorms
Since Rutgers chemistry professor Robert Boikess successfully urged faculty last month to oppose Condoleezza Rice as commencement speaker for her role in the Iraq war, he has been called "racist," "liberal" - and worse.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Black Kos, Week In Review
Lifelong learning has been key to Reatha Clark King's success and personal satisfaction.
ONA names winners of j-school Challenge Fund grants
Gun control, public housing conditions, rising sea levels and air quality are among the topics that 12 university journalism schools plan to tackle with micro-grants provided by the Challenge Fund .
Kam Williams Celebrity Interview: Tishuan Scott
Tishuan Scott was born on October 27, 1979 in Shreveport, La. He attended Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga., as an Oprah Scholar, where he matriculated towards earning his Bachelor of Arts in Drama and Psychology in 2002.
12 Colleges Win First Round of $1M Challenge to Hack Journalism Education
The competitive Challenge Fund for Innovation in Journalism Education was created to encourage universities to experiment with new ways of providing news and information.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Bond shares insights on civil rights past, present
Civil rights leader Julian Bond is reflective at this stage in life on the movement he played such a vital role in carrying out in its early years.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Summit Challenges Myths About Young Black Men in College
Young black men are being unfairly blamed for an education system that expects too little of them and perpetuates harmful stereotypes about their character and abilities, according to several students and educators who spoke at the 2014 Black Male Summit at Morehouse College over the weekend.
Crain's Detroit Business
'A hero among us': Banker's counsel, influence aided rise of Detroit's black business community
Aubrey Lee used his managerial role at the National Bank of Detroit to bring in more African-Americans as employees and extend commercial loans to minorities.