Stakeholders Unite At “Support The Good” Event

In a strong demonstration of unity and encouragement for metro Atlanta’s “good” teachers, administrators, support teams and parents, over a hundred stakeholders recently met at First Iconium Baptist Church in East Atlanta for a first of its kind “praise and ...

Teachers Rally in Atlanta for RESPECT

At the Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology, ambitious students equipped with school-issued laptops, internships and classes led by veteran teachers are graduating at a rate of 100 percent.

Local programs address black boys’ high drop-out rates

Jonathan Drake finished Carver High School on May 25 with a high “B” average because he says he was focused on graduating since his junior year.

Student Loan Changes Are Crippling HBCUs

This week, the Department of Education hosted a field hearing on the campus of Spelman College to probe issues impacting higher education.

Graduates Make Families, City Proud - Clark and Spelman Students Fulfill Academic Potential

Over 500 graduates were granted Bachelor’s Degrees in Arts and Sciences from Spelman College at the Georgia International Conventional Center during its 126th Commencement ceremony.

Clark Atlanta Grads Stress Unity, Accomplishment

Following the thunderous reception that accompanied President Barack Obama’s commencement speech at Morehouse College, Clark Atlanta University made its presence known as the President’s Senior Advisor, Valerie Jarrett, addressed the eager and energetic graduating class of 2013.

“No more excuses” Obama tells Morehouse graduates

President Barack Obama told a crowd of nearly 500 Morehouse College graduates to make no more excuses for why they can’t succeed.

Morehouse’s ‘Man on a Mission’

A statue of Martin Luther King Jr. towers over the plaza on the Morehouse College campus as a constant reminder of the attributes that young men selected to attend the liberal arts school should possess by graduation - quiet dignity, ...

Obama leads White House speakers for graduations

As Atlanta University Center (AUC) students and faculty gear up for graduations, no school could be more excited than Morehouse College where President Barack Obama is scheduled as the commencement speaker at 11 a.m. May 19.