Morehouse College, the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE), and the NFL will host the second annual Leadership & Sports Advocacy Workshop today through Friday, March 29, to offer teaching, training and support to professional athletes who are invested in social issue campaigns that positively impact society.
The Morehouse College Board of Trustees has four new members who will work with the College to support its growth and its mission to develop men who are committed to leadership, service, and academic excellence.
Four Georgia computer science majors are working in partnership with Google, Microsoft, Dell, Adobe, and IBM to expose metro Atlanta teens to tech careers and improve diversity in STEM.
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.