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Bowie State University Awards Posthumous Degree to Black Student Who Was Stabbed to Death

In a Bowie State University commencement ceremony punctuated by shouts and cheers from graduates and their families, none was louder than the rousing standing ovation for the family of 2nd Lt. Richard W. Collins III, who accepted a degree on his behalf Tuesday. (more…)

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Preach, Oprah! Oprah Tells Class of 2017 at Agnes Scott College That ‘the Biggest Reward Is Not Financial Benefits’; ‘Having a Closet Full of Shoes Doesn’t Fill Up Your Life’…What Will Fill Up Your Life Is ‘Substance Through Your Service’

President of Agnes Scott College says Oprah will be a great president As graduation season rolls around and universities attempt to recruit well-know speakers for their commencement addresses, Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia hit the jackpot. (more…)

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Tracy McGrady, Bill Self, and Rebecca Lobo Headline Class of 2017 for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

Two-time NBA scoring champion Tracy McGrady, Kansas coach Bill Self and women's star Rebecca Lobo headline the Class of 2017 for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. (more…)

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2Pac to Be Inducted In Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Tupac “2Pac” Shakur was announced today (December 20) to be one of the inductees to the 2017 class of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The late and still influential rapper/actor will be officially inducted April 7 at the Barclays Center in New York, joining other music legends such

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