President David A. Thomas was named to the list of “100 Most Influential Georgians: Visionary Forces” in Georgia Trend’s January publication. Dr. Thomas appears on the list with fellow honorees that include corporate executives, politicians, and civic leaders.
Morehouse College has launched a new undergraduate software engineering degree program, leading the nation as one of the first HBCUs to offer the major.
This grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York is to support professors in their pursuit of excellence as instructors, mentors, and researchers.
Morehouse College, Prairie View A&M University and Spelman College announced today that they are the recipients of $3 million in grants from the Carnegie Corporation
Philanthropist Oprah Winfrey visited Morehouse College Monday to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Oprah Winfrey Scholars Program and made a surprise announcement. She donated $13 million to continue the scholarship fund, pushing her total investment to $25 million, which is the largest endowment in the College’s history.
Dr. William F. Pickard and Judson W. Pickard Jr. have donated $2 million to Morehouse College to fund a new scholarship for students who live in three Midwestern cities and LaGrange, Georgia, their childhood hometown.
The Third HBCU Rhetoric & Composition Symposium, a national summit focusing on excellence in English composition and rhetoric, will be held at Morehouse College from September 26-28.
Morehouse College scholars will travel to New Orleans on Friday, Sept. 20 for the annual “Get on the Bus” empowerment tour, which will encourage 500 Louisiana high school students to pursue higher education after graduation.
ATLANTA (September 13 2019) - Morehouse College marked the start of its 153rd year serving scholars with an inspiring Opening Convocation that challenged students to focus on excellence and to use their intellect and talents to transform the world.
Morehouse College President Emeritus Robert Franklin ’75 was a featured guest speaker recently at a class on Morehouse College and the Atlanta University Center that is offered for lifelong learners at Emory University.
ATLANTA (September 13 2019) – Eleven students from the Morehouse College MakerSpace Exploration Center have scored a first-place win in the 2019 Lexus Toyota-Building Legacy Dreaming Out Loud Next Generation Mobility Design Competition in Atlanta. The objective of the competition was “to challenge the next generation of designers to create new solutions to transportation and mobility issues.”
Keith L. Cobbs was recently hired to serve as Morehouse College’s new Title IX Coordinator. He will assume his new role on Sept. 23.