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Surprise! Oprah Matches $1.15 Million in Donations to UNCF

Oprah Winfrey attends the premiere of OWN’s “David Makes Man” at NeueHouse Hollywood on August 06, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.Photo: Rachel Luna (Getty Images) You get a college education, and you get a college education, and you get a college education! Okay, Oprah didn’t say that when she appeared at the United Negro College […]

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Robert F. Smith Gets the Final Bill for His Gift to Morehouse—and the Number Is Stunning

Screenshot: Morehouse College (YouTube) When philanthropist and entrepreneur Robert F. Smith offered to pay the entire balance of the outstanding student loans for Morehouse’s most recent graduating class, not only did the gift eliminate a burden from the backs of hundreds of students but it also sparked a much-needed conversation about student debt and its […]

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4 Students Shot at Block Party at Atlanta University Center Library

Screenshot: WSB-TV On Tuesday night, four students suffered injuries during a shooting outside of an Atlanta University Center library. WSB-TV reports that the shooting occurred at approximately 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of James P. Brawley Drive and Beckwith Street during a block party celebrating the first day of class. Students from Clark Atlanta University, […]

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Morehouse Students’ Claims of Sexual Misconduct Prompt Additional Investigations

Screenshot: Morehouse College Viral videos containing accusations of sexual misconduct have prompted internal investigations at one of America’s most celebrated historically black colleges after two social media whistleblowers allege that they were victims of sexual harassment and assault at the hands of one of the college’s employees. Their revelations may have inspired other students to […]

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