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  • Ford Goes Further on the High Seas with Tom Joyner Foundation

    Mar 18, 14 by garadf Leave a comment

    MIAMI – This week the 2014 Ford Fusion and 2014 Ford Focus ST are going further, cruising the high seas of the Caribbean Islands in the spirit of educational attainment. As part of Ford’s relationship with the Tom Joyner Foundation, Fusion and Focus ST set sail for eight days and seven nights as part of […]

  • HBCU Blames Obamacare for Nixing Student Health Plans

    Nov 14, 13 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *Officials at Bowie State, one of the nation’s oldest historically black colleges, are citing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as the reason they have cancelled a school-wide affordable health care plan they had offered students. The Maryland school’s official website explains that Obamacare’s new regulations would force the cost of the insurance to rise from […]

  • 2013 Ford HBCU Community Challenge to Give Away $40k in Scholarships to Black College Students

    Sep 17, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Nationwide  — Ford Motor Company is reaching out to students attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities for the 2013 Ford HBCU Community Challenge competition. Up to $75,000 in scholarships, university and community grants will be awarded for the first-place student team and its project. The new program, conducted in partnership with the “Tom Joyner” and […]

  • Tom Joyner Offers Rachel Jeantel Full Ride to Any HBCU

    Jul 16, 13 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *Radio personality Tom Joyner has offered Rachel Jeantel a full scholarship to any Historically Black College or University she chooses. The website Joyner founded, BlackAmericaWeb.com, confirmed the news this afternoon. Joyner spoke to Jeantel, the friend of Trayvon Martin who spoke to him shortly before he died, on his radio show this morning. “If you […]

  • Rand Paul Speaks at Howard U, and Gets Schooled (Watch)

    Apr 10, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *Sen. Rand Paul faced a skeptical audience at Howard University in Washington on Wednesday, as he tried to sell students at the HBCU on the positive history between the Republican Party and the African-American community. Paul (R-Ky.) insisted under questioning that he “has never wavered” in his support of the 1964 Civil Rights Act — […]

  • AT&T Nation’s Football Classic™ 2012 Schedule Revealed

    Aug 18, 12 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *The official schedule of events surrounding the 2nd annual AT&T Nation’s Football Classic™ will take place on Thursday, August 30 through Sunday, September 2. The football game will feature Morehouse College vs. Howard University on Saturday, September 1 at RFK Stadium at 3:30 p.m. “As illustrated by our schedule, we have a great lineup of […]