It’s Friday, and it’s spirit day at work: fandom day! While I didn’t fully understand what the students’ intention for the day was, I knew I’d be repping my favorite place on earth – HOWARD UNIVERSITY! 44 more words
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HBCUstory Symposium 2015 | Call for Papers Theme | Reconstruction in a New Age of Resistance: Respecting our Roots. Restoring our Rites. Presented by | HBCUstory, Inc. 420 more words
Another fellow Chi-town lyricist just obtained a distinguished honor. Following G.O.O.D. Music cohort Kanye West’s School of the Art Institute of Chicago accolade, Common received an honorary doctorate degree from Winston-Salem State University. 78 more words
So from time to time I get a lot of questions from my friends and family on Facebook about my job. Some questions aim to poke fun at me because I tend to post a lot of photos of my vacations and never anything about work lol. 430 more words
The First Lady is known for speaking from the heart and according to sources, Michelle Obama spoke to the students at Tuskegee University, the Historically Black Alabama college for about a half an hour this past Saturday, expressing the way in which media especially held her to a different standard that other first ladies. 81 more words
Legendary SWAC basketball coach Dave “The Wiz” Whitney died Sunday at his home in Biloxi, Mississippi.
He was 85 years old.
A native of Lexington, Kentucky, Whitney coached at Texas Southern University from 1964-1969 before moving on to Mississippi’s Alcorn State University (1969-1989,1996-2003) where his legend would be cemented. 374 more words