Tag Archives: graduation

  • The Tatum Talks: There is No Excuse for What This 93-Year Old Grandmother Did

    Jun 24, 14 by tatumtalks 8 Comments

    Meet Marie B. Hill.  She has done the unthinkable… *Over the weekend, I was scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed, when I happened upon a post that stunned me.  The surprising headline was rare and certain to change your mind about what an elderly person is capable of doing. A lifelong native of Suffolk, Virginia, Marie […]

  • Rutgers Faculty, Students Protest Condoleezza Rice as Graduation Speaker

    Mar 6, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Rutgers University professors and students are angered by the selection of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice as their commencement speaker and honorary doctorate recipient. A faculty resolution recently passed at the New Jersey-based public institution says Rice condoned torture, such as waterboarding, and misled Americans about the reasons for invading Iraq; while the student […]

  • Detroit Teen Shot In the Head in April Makes Surprise Graduation Appearance (Video)

    Jun 7, 13 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *There are so many stories of tragedy out of Detroit, that we are elated to report a tragedy that took a turn for the best. On April 6, high school senior, football star, honor student, Homecoming King, student and senior class president Balaal Hollings was shot in his head when trying to break up a […]

  • Father and Son Graduate Morehouse Together! (Video)

    May 17, 13 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *The graduation season is here and it’s off to a brand new life and career for students all over the country. Some will be nostalgic remembering their first day of their college journey and being away from their parents for the first time…well, some were left by their parents. Dorian Joyner Jr., didn’t have that […]

  • Kerry Washington to Address Grads at Alma Mater GWU

    May 7, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Actress Kerry Washington is returning to her alma mater George Washington University in Washington, D.C. to deliver the commencement speech for the class of 2013. The “Scandal” star, who completed her degree in anthropology and sociology at GW in 1998, admits she’s a bit nervous to speak at the May 19th ceremony on the National […]

  • Chicago’s Urban Prep Seniors 100% College-Bound – Again

    Apr 1, 13 by EURpublisher02 7 Comments

    *With Chicago in the national spotlight for tragic teen shootings, uplifting news continues to come out of the city’s Urban Prep Academy. For the fourth year in a row, all seniors from its Englewood campus and the seniors from the inaugural graduating class at its West campus, 167 African-American males, have been accepted to a […]