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Polo Ralph Lauren Announces Limited HBCU Collection With Morehouse and Spelman Colleges

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Polo Ralph Lauren announced yesterday, March 15, that they had partnered with Morehouse and Spelman Colleges for an upcoming limited collection launching on March 29. The limited-edition collection takes inspiration from Ralph Lauren’s signature “vintage” style and combines it with the styles of Morehouse and Spelman students from the 1920s to the 1950s. Visit […]

Michael Jordan Gifts $1 Million to Morehouse to Advance Journalism & Sports

Michael Jordan Donates $10 Million to Develop Two Health Clinics in His Hometown

Michael Jordan recently donated $1 million to Morehouse College. The NBA team owner’s Jordan brand and Nike’s donation will seek to advance and support journalism and sports at the HBCU. The school’s journalism program originally launched following a donation from Oscar-winning filmmaker, Spike Lee. Visit for more information The HBCU’s VP for institutional advancement […]

Netflix CEO Pledges $120 Million to HBCUs and United Negro College Fund

Netflix CEO Pledges $120 Million to HBCUs and United Negro College Fund

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and his wife Patty Quillin pledged to donate $120 million to Spelman and Morehouse College, and the United Negro College Fund. Visit for more information “There are many good places to donate, but the [historically Black colleges and universities] are 150 years old, incredibly resilient, producing an amazing number of […]

Billionaire Robert F. Smith Pledges to Pay Morehouse Graduates’ Student Loans

Billionaire Robert F. Smith Pledges to Pay Morehouse Graduates' Student Loans

The 396 men who graduated from Morehouse College over the weekend have a lot to be happy about thanks to Robert F. Smith. Visit for more information Smith, the billionaire investor who founded Vista Equity Partners and became the richest black man in America, announced that he’ll be paying off the student debt for […]

’47 Shows Love to 12 HBCUs With a Limited Edition Capsule Collection

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If there’s one thing we can get behind, getting a college education definitely ranks pretty high on that list. Not only is ’47 promoting just that with its latest apparel offering, but the heritage sportswear imprint is specifically shining the light on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, commonly and respectfully referred to as HBCUs. Visit […]

Morehouse College Considering ‘Establishment Of A Transgender Policy’


Morehouse is an all-male college. But what happens if you are male and while attending Morehouse, having paid thousands of dollars in tuition—you realize that you are transgender? Should the institution be allowed to kick you out? What if you are a transgender man, should you not be allowed to attend Morehouse? Is Morehouse only […]

Google Teams With Beyonce’s #BeyGOOD Initiative and Matches $100,000 HBCU Donation

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After Beyoncé announced that she would be donating $100,000 to four Historically Black Colleges/Universities (HBCU) through her #BeyGOOD initiative, announced they are stepping up to match Queen Bey’s donation. This newly-added donation will grant four additional HBCU students $25,000 each toward scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic school year, bringing the number of institutions receiving funds […]

The Source Magazine Presents The Source HBCU [W]RAP UP 2017


There is nothing like an HBCU Homecoming. Visit for more information That could be the entirety of this re-cap but would that really be fair? ABSOLUTELY NOT!  Especially since this year, The Source was front and center of all the hot action during two historic homecomings at Howard University and Morehouse College— as they […]

HBCU News: Morehouse College Reveals New President

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As we ready the SpelHouse 2017 homecoming celebration this weekend, Morehouse College has just announced that they have named David A. Thomas as its 12th president. Thomas is currently the H. Naylor Fitzhugh Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. He will assume the role of president of the college on January 1, 2018. […]

Jada Pinkett Smith To Be Honored at HBCU Power Awards in Morehouse College

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The HBCU Power Awards has announced that actress, singer-songwriter, director and philanthropist Jada Pinkett-Smith will receive the Icon Award at this evening of excellence on Friday, October 20, 7PM at Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. Visit for more information Smith began her acting career as the feisty Lena from the 80s sitcom A Different […]

Fast and Furious Star Pays It Forward


Words by Alexandra Salandy & NDSmith Visit for more information Miracles can happen! Lorenzo Murphy Jr. (known to his community as Zo The Motivator) is proof of that. Advertisement A 23-year-old Morehouse College student from Compton, Lorenzo’s wildest dreams became reality shortly after meeting Tyrese Gibson. The streets of Compton aren’t known for producing […] Talks to Bakari Pace about his book “Enough. For All, Forever”

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Bakari Pace is a soon to be published author whose first book “Enough. For All, Forever” attempts to tackle issues of scarcity, hunger, poverty and many other related issues that have plagued civilizations for centuries. Pace uses the attention grabbing title to hook the reader in, as he delves into his theory of why he […]