Jarrell V. Jordan understands the value of HBCU outreach in secondary school systems. In 2016, he established the Importance of Education Tour to motivate and inspire students and parents about the prospects of historically black colleges in career development―all while balancing life as a sophomore political science and religion major at Morehouse College and being named as an Ambassador for the White House Initiative on HBCUs All-Star Ambassador program.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a global icon of advocacy and equality, was in 1948 a Morehouse College senior seeking entrance into the Crozer Theological Seminary in Chester, PA.
Students at Spelman College and Morehouse College continue efforts to end systems allowing or encouraging sexual assault and harassment on campus.
Dr. Womack joins us to discuss new STEM development programs from the United Negro College Fund, and his STEM career journey.
A student-led hunger strike designed to draw attention to a lack of food access has ended with new accommodations being made by two of the nation’s leading historically black colleges.
Some students at Morehouse College and Spelman College are on a hunger strike to convince food service provider Aramark and campus officials to amend dining plan policies in support of needy classmates.
Morehouse College Sophomore Julien Turner was looking to get a grade boost in his biology class. He may just have launched his career as an Internet impresario instead, with a video that is making the rounds on Black Twitter and beyond.
Players and officials from the National Football League will announce today a new partnership to establish community advocacy opportunities and platforms, and Morehouse College as host for a signature initiative in this new program – a social activism bootcamp.
David Thomas, a former dean and endowed professor of business at some of the nation’s top non-historically black colleges and universities, was yesterday appointed by the Morehouse College Board of Trustees as the school’s 12th president, and the first non-Morehouse graduate to hold the position in the last 50 years.
Morehouse College alumnus and Internal Medicine /Urgent Care Medicine Practitioner Robert Drummond joins us to discuss how Morehouse shaped his career, and the value of reaching back to bring others forward.
Strategists, donors, well-wishers and social media advocates helped to propel Morehouse College alumnus Randall Woodfin to a stunning victory to become Birmingham’s youngest mayor since 1893. But the machine behind his victory was activated by fellow Morehouse Men.
Like many historically black colleges and universities, Morehouse College confronts the gift and the curse of its proud tradition on a daily basis – being known for the faces and accomplishments of graduates from decades ago, while the work of recent alumni is frequently washed over by the narrative of its heritage.
The Fayette News reports on the armed robbery of Morehouse College athletic director Andre Patillo, who escaped his own home after a woman he met on Craigslist met him for drinks, and allegedly, a set-up.