Posts Tagged: HBCU

Mass Shooting Strikes Bayou Classic Weekend in New Orleans; 11 Wounded

Eleven people were wounded — 2 critically — in an overnight mass shooting on Canal Street in New Orleans’ famed French Quarter. So far no arrests have been made according to New Orleans Police Superintendent Shaun Ferguson. Ferguson told reporters that police patrols were already on heightened alert for this weekend’s Bayou Classic, the annual… Read more »

Texas Billionaire Pays Student Loans of Morehouse Class of 2019

It was a SURPRISE OF A LIFETIME for nearly 400 graduating seniors at Morehouse College this morning (Sunday 5/19/19)!   Austin, Texas based billionaire Robert F. Smith, who was the commencement speaker announced that he would be paying off all of their student loans!! Smith, who made his fortune as a technology investor had already announced… Read more »

Morehouse Professor Holds Student’s Baby So He Can Take Notes

A Morehouse College student couldn’t find a babysitter so he took the baby to class. The story doesn’t stop there. I give the dad extra credit for not missing class, but the Professor gets an A plus for the day! With midterms right around the corner Morehouse student Wayne Hayer didn’t want to miss his… Read more »