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Mother and daughter set to graduate together from the University of Arkansas – Pine Bluff

PINE BLUFF, AR – In May 2018, Patricia Shavers, 50, and her daughter, Sharra Shavers, 22, will accomplish a goal that most parents and children aren’t able to experience at the same time. During the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s 158th commencement on May 12, they will both receive bachelor degrees. According to both… Continue reading Mother and daughter set to graduate together from the University of Arkansas – Pine Bluff

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Rev. Dr. Bernice King to deliver the Commencement Address and receive an Honorary Degree from Clinton College

ROCK HILL, SC –  The Rev. Dr. Bernice King, daughter of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will deliver the commencement address to the spring 2018 graduates at Clinton College. The commencement exercises will be held at the Kenneth Monroe Transformation Center in Rock Hill, South Carolina on Saturday, May 5 at 3:00 p.m.… Continue reading Rev. Dr. Bernice King to deliver the Commencement Address and receive an Honorary Degree from Clinton College

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Black College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Unveiled

  ATLANTA, Ga. – The Black College Football Hall of Fame (BCFHOF) announced its Class of 2018 on October 25. Seven inductees were selected from a list of 25 Finalists who had been determined earlier by the BCFHOF Selection Committee. The Class of 2018 includes Harold Carmichael (Southern), Raymond Chester (Morgan State), Thomas “Hollywood” Henderson… Continue reading Black College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Unveiled