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Moore returns to Heritage Lecture Series to speak on legacy of Booker T. Washington

He died 100 years ago, in 1915.

“It might be a good year to revisit the life of Booker T. Washington,” said Gary Moore, North Carolina State University professor of agriculture education. 346 more words

Community

Anatomy Of THE Groove for 6/19/2015: "Heroes" by The Commodores

By the time 1980 rolled around? The new decade found The Commodores as basically Motown’s premiere band. One capable of delivering on the hardest funk and the most delicately crafted,down home country soul ballads. 466 more words

Funk

Baltimore is More than a Little Revealing

Baltimore’s and Ferguson’s troubles stand in sharp contrast to the riots of the 1960s. These are much more about class than race. To be sure,there is a racial overlay. 520 more words

IfYouBlinked Women Crush|Dear Graduates...


It’s that time of year again, guys. Our compilation of the four best commencement speeches of 2015. But (plot twist!!) it’s a no boys allowed  theme this year because a) women rule the world and b) it’s women crush wednesday. 251 more words

Education

On Humanity | Ralph Waldo Ellison, Tuskegee University

Life is to be lived, not controlled, and humanity is won by continuing to play in the face of certain defeat.

Ralph Ellison (1914-1994), Novelist, Scholar + Writer

HBCU

First Lady Michelle Obama @ Oberlin College & Tuskegee University - "Rise above the noise"

First Lady Michelle Obama delivered two commencement addresses this spring. The first, in early May at Tuskegee University and the second over the weekend at… 794 more words

Commencement Speeches

Throwback Thursday: Marilyn Mosby Wins On ‘Judge Judy’ [WATCH]

Marilyn Mosby is clearly comfortable in a courtroom. Fifteen years ago, when Mosby was a student at Tuskegee University, she suspected that a neighbor had broken into her apartment when she away and had, of all things a baby shower for his pregnant wife. 177 more words

Tom Joyner Morning Show