Morehouse College

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Amanda Cooper
October 08, 2019 - 6:54 pm
Oprah Winfrey, added to her legacy this week. The Media Mogul and Philanthropist gifted an additional $13 million to Morehouse College on Monday; further contributing to her scholarship program at the institution. In 1989, she made a $12 million donation to the Oprah Winfrey Scholars Program, which...
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Give It Some Thought with Dr Harold Bennett
September 29, 2019 - 11:13 am
Dr. Harold Bennett sat down with Ovell Hamilton, Ph.D. to discuss an article written by the Wall Street Journal on African slave traders and their impact on the West African slave trade. Hamilton, who is a professor at Morehouse College, responded to Dr. Bennett's question on whether or not the...
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The conversation continues as Dr. Harold Bennett's guests John Cooper and Tremaine Taylor (Morehouse graduates from the class of 2019) discussed their next job and professional endeavors since billionaire Robert F. Smith's announcement to pay off their student loan debt. Cooper and Taylor also gave...
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Morehouse Graduates Discussed Billionaire's Gift to Pay Off Their Student Loans
PHOTO CREDIT: SEAN GARVEY OF ENTERCOM ATLANTA
Billionaire investor and businessman Robert F. Smith recently received national attention for his generous contribution to pay off Morehouse College class of 2019 student loans during his commencement speech. Dr. Harold Bennett sat down with alumni Morehouse students John Cooper and Tremaine Taylor...
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Lericia Harris
May 23, 2019 - 12:28 pm
Director of Athletics at Morehouse – Andre Patillo – is stepping away from his position after nearly 40 years of service as a student and an administrator. He is set to retire at the end of June. In his professional career, all but five were in the service of Morehouse: 1979–1985: Assistant...
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Too Much Truth With Derrick Boazman
May 20, 2019 - 6:51 pm
Qualon Bobbitt Graduating Senior from Morehouse College was not supposed to graduate this year, he actually was supposed to graduate last year but due to a failing grade in a core class he was unable to walk in 2018. Qualon had to retake the class which was only offered this spring 2019. Now a year...
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The Morehouse Class of 2019 stands after hearing that their student debt is being paid in full.
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Maria Boynton
May 19, 2019 - 8:26 pm
The almost 400 graduates of the 2019 class of Morehouse college have yet another reason to be happy. During this morning's Commencement, billionaire Robert F. Smith announced that he'd be paying off their student debt, in full. Click here to read the story and to Morehouse College's President react...
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Photo courtesy - Ebenezer Baptist Church / Richard DuCree
Lericia Harris
March 25, 2019 - 2:01 pm
U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris campaigned in Georgia on Sunday – making stops at two historic African-American institutions: Ebenezer Baptist Church and Morehouse College. Photo courtesy - Ebenezer Baptist Church / Richard DuCree During Sunday’s church service dedicated to the youth, the presidential...
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Nick Vaughn (l) captured the moment professor Nathan Alexander (r) babysat Wayne Hayer's (m) baby girl
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Maria Boynton
March 05, 2019 - 2:10 pm
"I'm just staring at the baby saying please don't throw up, please don't pee on yourself, please don't take a number two", says Wayne Hayer Jr. The 26 year old kinesiology major at Morehouse College is also a husband and the father of 5-month old Assata June. A photo of a moment when Hayer had to...
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