Ralph Lauren pays homage to a prominent institution by launching a new clothing collaboration alongside sibling HBCUs Morehouse and Spelman. However, some are upset that it ignores other historically Black colleges and universities while also highlighting a segregated era in American history.
Atlanta-based HBCU Morehouse College is now developing a new institute that will further assure that issues affecting many Black men throughout the world don't go unnoticed.
The family of a Morehouse College graduate who was shot and killed by an Uber Eats driver in front of his Buckhead condo has filed a lawsuit against the ride service, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution. Ryan Thornton, 30, was gunned down by Robert Bivines after ordering food in February 2018. The shooting was […]
According to Channel 2 Action News, several students were injured in a shooting near the campus of Clark Atlanta University late Tuesday night, during a block party around 10:30 p.m. Police said when officers arrived, they found four female students, ages 17 through 19, with injuries. They were taken to Grady Memorial Hospital and are listed as […]
It’s been about a week since billionaire Robert F. Smith pledged to pay off the student loan debt for the entire 2019 Morehouse College graduating class. Studio One in Atlanta had the unique opportunity to speak with some of the young men blessed by Saint Robert, as they had the time to reflect on the blessing […]
The country’s only all-male historically black college will begin admitting transgender men next year, marking a major shift for the school at a time when higher education institutions around the nation are adopting more welcoming policies toward LGBT students. Leaders of Morehouse College in Atlanta told The Associated Press that its board of trustees approved […]
A Morehouse College student was carjacked in southwest Atlanta after a late night study session, reports the The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The victim, who was reportedly a 20-year-old political science major, was on campus studying for midterms late Wednesday night. When he returned home around 4 a.m Thursday, two men in hooded sweatshirts approached him. Atlanta […]
In the Christian ministry and in the realm of education, the late Dr. Benjamin E. Mays wielded wide influence on a number of future civil rights leaders. Dr. Mays was born on this day in 1894, and we take a look back at his life and legacy. Mays was born in the small town of […]
The Morehouse College football player whose extra credit rap video for his biology class went viral, says the whole idea started on a whim as he was sitting in bed one night after a game. Julien Turner, a linebacker for the Maroon Tigers, said he was listening to a Lil Uzi song when he got […]
The Morehouse College football player whose extra credit rap video for his biology class went viral says the whole idea started on a whim as he was sitting in bed one night after a game. Julien Turner, a linebacker for the Maroon Tigers, said he was listening to a Lil Uzi song when he got […]
Morehouse College on Monday named an alumnus and recent member of the board of directors as its new interim president, reports the Atlanta-Journal Constitution. Harold Martin Jr., replaces William “Bill” Taggert, who died earlier this month of an aneurysm at his home in Atlanta. Taggert was named interim president in April following the board’s decision to […]
Harold Martin Jr., replaces William "Bill" Taggert, who died earlier this month of an aneurysm at his home in Atlanta.