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Michelle Obama To Give Commencement Address at Tuskegee University

She does it again!

First Lady Michelle Obama will deliver the commencement address at Tuskegee University on May 9 as part of the Reach Higher initiative, which aims to ensure America has the highest proportion of college graduates in the world, according to… 107 more words

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Tuskegee University: Retool Your School!

Initially founded as Tuskegee Institute by former slave owner George Campbell and former slave, tinsmith and community leader Lewis Adams, Tuskegee University is known as “the pride of the swift, growing south”. 275 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Robert Robinson Taylor

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Robert Robinson Taylor is  recognized as the first Black student to attend the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology, along with becoming its first Black graduate. 256 more words

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This One is For the Home Team: Tuskegee

“Writing is a form of therapy; sometimes I wonder how all those who do not write, compose, or paint can manage to escape the madness, melancholia, the panic and fear which is inherent in a human situation.” 1,245 more words

Booker T. Washington