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Honor by Danmarks Tekniske Universität (Technical University of Denmark)

Although, it has been more than 2 years since I have been graduated, the lessons learn during my master students at Technical University of Denmark are still fresh in my mind. 224 more words


Jahvaris Fulton, Trayvon Martin’s Brother, Celebrates Graduating From College

According to blackenterprise.com, Jahvaris Fulton, the older brother of slain Sanford, Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, recently graduated from Florida International University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology. 184 more words


Shonda Rhimes Receives Sherry Lansing Leadership Award at Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment Breakfast

Shonda Rhimes is a visionary writer and producer whose successful shows — her creations Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal, and How to Get Away With Murder, which Rhimes executive produces — have changed the representation of women, LGBT people, and people of color on television. 1,483 more words


Pharrell Williams Honored with Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

On top of his seven Grammy awards, Pharrell’s success is now cemented in the streets of LA.  The singer-songwriter, rapper, record producer, and fashion designer was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday. 163 more words


Mo’ne Davis is Sports Illustrated‘s Sports Kid of the Year

Another honor for the first girl in history to throw a shutout during a Little League World Series

Monday marks another big moment for superstar teen pitcher… 130 more words


Willie Murphy, 77 Year-Old Grandmom and Powerlifting Champ, is an Inspiration

If you’re looking for a reason to stay home from the gym you might not want to look to Ms. Willie Murphy. The 105-pound 77-year old can dead lift 215 pound weights. 325 more words


Carlton Wins! Alfonso Ribeiro Voted Champion of "Dancing With The Stars", Takes Home Mirror Ball Trophy

He has been doing The Carlton for more than 20 years and Alfonso Ribeiro can now add a more prestigious dance title to his resume.  The 43-year-old actor wept with joy as he and partner… 110 more words