A viral photo that shows Morehouse math professor, Dr. Nathan Alexander, holding a student's baby while teaching an algebra lesson has sparked international attention. Alexander, Wayne Hayer, a senior kinesiology major and father of the five-month-old in the photo, and Nick Vaughn, the marketing major who snapped the viral image, have received numerous interview requests and messages about the act of kindness from people around the world.
Four Morehouse College business majors recently swept a marketing and sales competition sponsored by Quicken Loans. Students from Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, Spelman College, and Tuskegee University were invited to participate in the sales competition to promote Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans.
Dr. David A. Thomas will be installed as the 12th President of Morehouse College at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14, Morehouse’s 152nd birthday. The Presidential Inauguration will launch the beginning of Founder’s Week activities at the College.
Artimus Cunningham, an English major from Sycamore, IL, has been named as a 2019 Luard Morse Scholar. The sophomore was one of three HBCU students selected for the prestigious English-Speaking Union Luard Morse Scholarship. The winners will receive a $25,000 award to pay for a semester of study abroad in the United Kingdom during the 2019-20 academic year.
Dr. Andrew Douglas, an associate professor of political science at Morehouse, shared his views on Martin Luther King Jr.'s impact on the labor movement on “Closer Look” recently. The show aired on 90.1 FM WABE, a local National Public Radio affiliate.
Smith’s gift will fund scholarships, new park and outdoor study area
Morehouse College will host a series of community events that will honor the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. as the nation observes his 90thbirthday.
National recognition for Morehouse alumni in the arts continued this week with three Morehouse Men receiving Grammy nominations for their outstanding work in music.
Morehouse Men Spike Lee ’79 and John David Washington ’06 could take home Golden Globe Awards for their outstanding work in the historic drama BlacKkKlansman, a blockbuster that grossed more than $88 million at the box office.
The 92nd annual Morehouse-Spelman Christmas Carol Concert series, a tradition that has marked the opening of the Christmas season for generations of Atlanta residents, will begin on Friday, Nov. 30 at Morehouse College's Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel.
Morehouse College has received a $1.5 million grant to help historically black colleges and universities attract new STEM majors by enhancing programs and encouraging students to see themselves as future scientists.
Morehouse College's Cinema, Television & Emerging Media Studies Program and FREEFORM will host an exclusive sneak peek of the college sitcom, “Grown-ish” Season 2 on Monday, Nov. 12 at 6 p.m. at Bank of America Auditorium.