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November 13, 2012 | Focus on a Bright Future, President Franklin Says in His Farewell Address

October 1, 2012 | John Handy Named Vulcan Materials Morehouse Faculty Member of the Year for 2012-13

September 5, 2012 | Spike Lee ’79 Urges Students to Follow Their Passions, Not Their Wallets

July 12, 2012 | Zimbabwean-Born Businessman Commits $6.4 Million to Send 40 African Students to Morehouse

June 25, 2012 | Ten Milwaukee-area Students Become Men of Morehouse Through New Milwaukee Scholarship Program

May 20, 2012 | 500 “Franklin’s Men” Become the College’s Newest Graduates and Future Leaders

May 19, 2012 | Sharpton Urges the Class of 2012 to Make a Name For Themselves as Leaders

May 16, 2012 | Class of 2012 To Become Newest Morehouse Men During 128th Commencement Ceremony

February 9, 2012 | Morehouse Celebrates 145 Years of Leadership and Excellence

January 31, 2012 | Robert M. Franklin ’75 to Transition as President of Morehouse College

January 25, 2012 | ‘UNCF An Evening of Stars’ to Highlight 33 Years of Helping Students

January 18, 2012 | Interfaith Activist Eboo Patel Urges Men of Morehouse to Continue King’s Work

January 10, 2012 | Soweto School of Art Collection Documents History of Black Males During South African Apartheid Era

January 10, 2012 | Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. ’48 Commemorated With Community Service, Music and Dialogue

December 1, 2011 | 85th Morehouse-Spelman Christmas Carol Concert Gives Community a Gift of Music

October 19, 2011 | U.S. News and World Report Ranks Morehouse No. 3 HBCU and one of the top National Liberal Arts Colleges

October 19, 2011 | College Honors Wonder and Conyers in Morehouse Concert and Tribute to King

September 29, 2011 | Morehouse College Glee Club to Ring Closing Bell at NASDAQ Stock Exchange

September 15, 2011 | President Franklin Opens Year by Urging a Commitment to the College’s Brand

September 12, 2011 | Morehouse and Howard Celebrate the Inaugural AT&T Nation’s Football Classic Weekend

September 1, 2011 | Morehouse Memorial Concert and Tribute to King to Be Rescheduled

August 30, 2011 | Morehouse Ranked Among Top Liberal Arts Colleges for Second Consecutive Year

August 23, 2011 | Class of 2015 Begins Its First Days as Men of Morehouse

August 8, 2011 | Morehouse Is First Stop on Table of Brotherhood Project Discussion of King

May 25, 2011 | Oprah Scholars Pay it Forward With "Sons of Oprah" Campaign

May 15, 2011 | Ifill and Ogletree Tell Class of 2011 to Lead the World Into the Future

May 14, 2011 | Haynes Tells the Class of 2011 They Can Overcome the Seemingly Impossible

May 13, 2011 | College's Only Living Female Graduate Proud to Be a Morehouse Woman

April 28, 2011 | In His State of the College Address, President Franklin Said His Goals Include Increasing Graduation Rate and Raising $125 Million

April 21, 2011 | Morehouse Economist's Study Finds HBCU Graduates Do Better In Labor Market Than Non-HBCU Grads

April 7, 2011 | Journalist Gwen Ifill and Law Professor Charles Ogletree to Give Commencement Address to the Class of 2011

March 25, 2011 | Author Salman Rushdie and Ambassador Andrew Young Discuss Politics and Religion During Crown Forum Conversation

March 17, 2011 | Senior Jacques Pape Nominated for HBCU Student of the Year

March 15, 2011 | In First Ever HBCU Appearance, CIA Director Leon Panetta Says Agency Must Reflect the World's Diversity

March 1, 2011 | Morehouse and Howard Renew Rivalry in the 2011 Nation’s Football Classic in Washington, D.C.

February 28, 2011 | Glee Club Celebrates Centennial With Elegant L.A. Concert; College’s New Leadership Initiative Awarded $125,000 Grant

February 22, 2011 | Morehouse College Celebrates 144 Years of Education and Service

February 16, 2011 | U.S. Postal Service Unveils Barbara Jordan Stamp in King Chapel

February 16, 2011 | President Assembles Renaissance Commission to Help Chart College’s Future

February 3, 2011 | Young People Can Change the World, Says Amnesty International Executive Director Larry Cox

January 31, 2011 | Education Secretary Urges Morehouse Students to Serve Their Country By Becoming Teachers

January 12, 2011 | Campus Update

January 11, 2011 | Message to the Campus Community

January 7, 2011 | 2011 King Celebration Highlights King’s Continued Global Importance

November 11, 2010 | Jesse Jackson’s Thurman Day Speech Urges African Americans ‘To Be Somebody’

October 20, 2010 | Newsweek Names Morehouse One of the Nation's Top Service-Minded Institutions

October 15, 2010 | International Group of Ambassadors Get Close Look at Morehouse and King Collection

September 30, 2010 | Morehouse Cuts the Ribbon on the Ray Charles Performing Arts Center and Music Academic Building

September 22, 2010 | Maroon Tigers Football Team Nationally Ranked for First Time in School History

September 16, 2010 | Anne Wimbush Watts Receives Atlanta’s Highest Honor, The Phoenix Award

September 10, 2010 | Louis Delsarte’s Hammonds House Exhibit Closes on Sept. 12

August 27, 2010 | Morehouse Named the Nation’s Best Liberal Arts College

August 17, 2010 | Road Trip: Morehouse College

August 9, 2010 | Marcellus Barksdale ’65 Named Morehouse Faculty Member of the Year

August 3, 2010 | The Princeton Review Ranks Morehouse One of the Southeast’s Best Colleges in 2011

June 25, 2010 | Morehouse Mourns the Loss of Students Khalifah Muhammad and Michael M. Griffiths

June 24, 2010 | R. Erich Caulfield ’98 Chosen 2010-2011 White House Fellow

June 24, 2010 | Walter E. Massey ’58 Named President of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

June 16, 2010 | President Franklin to Participate in Two Panel Discussions During the Essence Music Festival

June 10, 2010 | Morehouse College Glee Club to Perform at Chorus America Conference Concert

June 4, 2010 | Willie Hill and Troy Berry Named NCAA Division II South Region’s Top Coaches; Morehouse Wins Third Consecutive SIAC All-Sports Title

June 3, 2010 | Leonard Miller ’83 Talks to Jay Leno About His Book and Career in Auto Racing

May 28, 2010 | Morehouse Named One of the Nation’s Top Liberal Arts Colleges by Washington Monthly Magazine

May 16, 2010 | Help Ensure All Are Treated Equally, Defense Secretary Gates Tells Class of 2010

May 15, 2010 | Booth Urges Graduating Seniors to Serve by Returning to Their Neighborhoods

April 26, 2010 | Morehouse Students Safe After Carjacking and Kidnapping Attempt

April 21, 2010 | Alumnus Dr. Michael Lomax ’68 Blogs for Essence

April 12, 2010 | Defense Secretary Robert Gates to be 126th Commencement Ceremony Speaker

April 8, 2010 | President Robert M. Franklin ’75 Named the University of Chicago Divinity School’s Alumnus of the Year

April 8, 2010 | Chieoke Moore Named 2010 B.R. Brazeal Award Winner During Alumni Crown Forum

March 16, 2010 | Week of Activities Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the Atlanta Student Movement

March 2, 2010 | Trustee Robert C. Davidson Jr. ’67 Named Board Chair of Art Center College of Design

March 2, 2010 | President Obama Appoints Morehouse Trustee Ann Fudge to Fiscal Commission

March 1, 2010 | Morehouse Hosts the 77th SIAC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament

February 23, 2010 | Commerce Secretary Says Morehouse’s Entrepreneurship Center is Example of How U.S. Can Stimulate Job Growth

February 17, 2010 | Lomax Urges HBCU's to Strive for Excellence Instead of Resting on their Laurels

February 12, 2010 | Feb. 15th Morehouse-Tuskegee Basketball Game to be Televised Live By ESPNU

January 20, 2010 | Morehouse Art Professor's King Mural Dedicated

January 15, 2010 | Morehouse Student Returns to Haiti to Help; Relief Effort Now Focusing on Monetary Donations

January 7, 2010 | Weldon Jackson '72 Returns to the College As New Provost

January 5, 2010 | Premiere of Documentaries on A.D. King '60 and Flip Schulke Highlight College's King Celebration

January 4, 2010 | Ron Thomas and the Journalism and Sports Program to Be Featured on ESPN in January

November 24, 2009 | Kanter Tells Educators They Should Lead the Effort in Determining the Future of U.S. Education

November 19, 2009 | The Holiday Season Gives Light to David Morrow's Love for Music

November 18, 2009 | Bryant Marks Named to The Root.com 100

November 13, 2009 | Morehouse College Glee Club to Give Free Concert at Friendship Baptist Church

November 5, 2009 | UPDATE: Morehouse Establishes Bus Accident Hotline for Parents and Students

November 2, 2009 | Sunday Vesper Service Focuses on Gratitude After Students Were Involved in Saturday Bus Accident

October 13, 2009 | 10th Annual Breast Cancer Walk Draws Record Crowd

September 28, 2009 | Harold Ford Jr. Urges Students to Seize the Moment and Become Fearless Leaders

September 21, 2009 | Use Technology to Tell Stories, ESPN Analyst Tells Student Journalists

September 21, 2009 | President’s Opening Convocation Speech Urges Students to Become Community Deliverers

September 11, 2009 | Coca-Cola Gives $7.2 Million to Morehouse, AUC Schools and the Woodruff Library

August 21, 2009 | Parents 'Let Go' of Class of 2013 During Parents Parting Ceremony

August 18, 2009 | Newest Members of the Morehouse Family Settle into their New Home

August 10, 2009 | President Robert M. Franklin Jr. '75 Re-Elected to ARCHE Executive Committee

July 23, 2009 | John Silvanus Wilson Jr. ’79 Chosen to Head White House Initiative on HBCUs

July 18, 2009 | Endless Possibilities Await the Class of 2009, says Political Commentator Jamal Simmons ’93

July 13, 2009 | Political Commentator Jamal Simmons ’93 to Address Graduates During 2009 Summer Commencement

June 23, 2009 | President Franklin Takes Part in Obama’s National Dialogue on Fatherhood

June 3, 2009 | Aspiring International Journalist Becomes College’s Latest Fulbright Scholar

June 1, 2009 | Investing in Higher Education Could Lead to Higher Tax Revenues and Salaries, According to New ARCHE Report

May 17, 2009 | Cicely Tyson Challenges Newest Morehouse Men to Be Steadfast Leaders

May 16, 2009 | Baccalaureate Speaker Blake Urges Class of 2009 to Help Africans and African Americans

April 30, 2009 | National Conference Seeks to Boost Plight of African American Fathers

April 30, 2009 | President Emeritus Walter E. Massey ’58 Named Board Chair of Bank of America

April 17, 2009 | William Bynum Jr. Named College's Vice President for Student Services

April 15, 2009 | Economy is Improving, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke Tells Morehouse and National Television Audience

March 31, 2009 | Lowery Calls Vivian Malone Jones a 'Chaplain of the Common Good'

February 26, 2009 | U.S. Postal Service Unveils 2009 Civil Rights Pioneer Stamp Series at Morehouse

February 24, 2009 | Magic Johnson's Advice to Future Entrepreneurs: Know Your Customer

February 12, 2009 | Vivian Says Nation's Foundation of Moral and Spiritual Leadership Comes from Morehouse

February 9, 2009 | College's Biggest Scholarship Fund-Raiser Thrives Despite Nation's Economic Woes

January 30, 2009 | ARCHE Study Finds Voters Would Pay Higher Taxes to Ensure Quality Higher Education

January 26, 2009 | Mayor Shirley Franklin Challenges Students to Seize Their Moment in History

November 26, 2008 | Former Trustee Mike Duke Elected President and CEO of Wal-Mart Stores

November 21, 2008 | UNCF Awards $10,000 Grant to Morehouse to Address Faculty Needs

November 21, 2008 | 10-Year Survivor Brings Ubiquitous Support to Breast Cancer Walk

November 21, 2008 | College's QEP Focuses on Internationalization

November 21, 2008 | The Holiday Season Gives Light to David Morrow's Love for Music

November 4, 2008 | Morehouse Students Man Phones and Computers to Ensure Voters Are Treated Fairly Nationwide

November 3, 2008 | CEO of CARE Says Diversity and Partnerships Can Build a Movement to Address Global Poverty

October 14, 2008 | Edelman Says Incarceration of Black Men is New Slavery

October 13, 2008 | Daddy's Promise Highlights Importance of Father/Daughter Relationships

September 12, 2008 | Former Burundi President Pierre Buyoya Tells Students a More Peaceful Africa is Emerging

September 3, 2008 | Henrietta Yang Introduces Chinese Language to Morehouse Students

August 20, 2008 | President Robert M. Franklin '75 Welcomes Approximately 920 New Students to Campus

July 22, 2008 | Civil Rights Leader Lonnie King '69 Urges Teachers to Erase Students' Misconceptions

July 22, 2008 | Vision, Truth and Love Should Guide the Class of 2008, says Newark Mayor Cory Booker

July 11, 2008 | Morehouse Celebrates Summer Commencement

June 24, 2008 | President Robert M. Franklin '75 Elected to ARCHE Executive Committee

June 24, 2008 | Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation Funds Scholarships for Morehouse-NYSP

June 24, 2008 | Morehouse Senior Jerome Singleton Heads to Beijing as Part of the U.S. Paralympic Team

June 17, 2008 | Morehouse’s 2008 Fulbright Scholars Prepare to Teach English in Foreign Lands

May 18, 2008 | Carson Urges Newest Group of Morehouse Men to Help Cure the Ills of the African American Community

May 17, 2008 | The Power of God Has Lifted the Class of 2008, Baccalaureate Speaker Hicks Tells Seniors

May 15, 2008 | Nobel Laureate Urges Students to Work Hard, Aim High and Be Tenacious

April 24, 2008 | Buildings Temporarily Evacuated After Gas Main Break

April 22, 2008 | Passion and Persistence Define Tommy Hilfiger's Rags-to-Riches Story

April 14, 2008 | California Politician Willie Brown Says Preparation Spurs Political Success

April 14, 2008 | King's Son and Daughter Join Morehouse Students For a "Difficult" March

April 4, 2008 | The Rev. Samuel "Billy" Kyles Recounts the Dreamer's Final Moments

April 3, 2008 | Friends and Family of Martin Luther King Jr. '48 Reflect on the Man Outside the Limelight

March 17, 2008 | Morehouse College Not Damaged By Friday, March 14 Tornado

March 5, 2008 | Author and Theologian Jim Wallis Tells Students Social Movements, Not Politicians, Bring Change

March 4, 2008 | Nike Reception at Morehouse Honors Lee and Dunn for their Community Service Work

March 4, 2008 | Mathematics Conference Focuses on Encouraging and Aiding Doctoral Students

February 18, 2008 | Cornel West Believes Music Industry Needs Creators and Fewer Emulators

February 15, 2008 | Morehouse Celebrates the Inauguration of its 10th President, Robert M. Franklin Jr. '75

February 14, 2008 | Moss Urges Morehouse to Use Its Voice and Vision to Influence the World

February 13, 2008 | Morehouse Hosts Unveiling of Postal Service's Charles W. Chesnutt Black Heritage Stamp

February 1, 2008 | Entertainer and Educator Bill Cosby Urges Men of Morehouse to Work Hard and Honor the College’s Legacy

January 31, 2008 | Morehouse Hosts Screening of “African American Lives 2” with Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Tom Joyner

January 17, 2008 | Black history and HBCU basketball come together in the ESPN documentary “Black Magic”

January 10, 2008 | ‘It’s Like A Rebirth’ - Genarlow Wilson Begins a New Chapter At Morehouse

January 3, 2008 | Morehouse to Host 16th Annual “A King Celebration” Concert With The Atlanta Symphony

November 30, 2007 | The Ludacris Foundation: Keeping dreams from being deferred

November 29, 2007 | DuBois International House Brings Students Together and Furthers Internationalization at Morehouse

November 29, 2007 | Nation Must Produce More Globally Competent Students to Remain World Leader

November 29, 2007 | Banker invests time, travel to teach at Morehouse

November 29, 2007 | Leading the Race

October 19, 2007 | Morehouse Leads by Example with Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

October 19, 2007 | Morehouse Ranked Among Top Black Colleges in the Nation

October 19, 2007 | Former Cape Verde President Says Democracy is Africa’s Salvation

October 19, 2007 | SHELF LIFE: A Positive View of Africa

October 19, 2007 | To Lecture or Not to Lecture, an Age-Old Question

October 19, 2007 | President Robert M. Franklin Reflects On His 100 Days in Office

September 24, 2007 | Dawn of a Renaissance

September 24, 2007 | The Renaissance Class

September 24, 2007 | College Focuses on Internationalization in Three-year Quest for SACS Reaccreditation

September 24, 2007 | My Younger Brother's Keeper

September 24, 2007 | Taking the Lead

August 17, 2007 | Morehouse named “Hottest Men’s College” in Newsweek magazine’s new ’25 Hottest Schools’ ranking

July 31, 2007 | Morgan Stanley Announces Recipients of the 2007 Morgan Stanley Professorships

July 31, 2007 | President Franklin Delivers Speech On Behalf of Ambassador Andrew Young in Jamaica

May 20, 2007 | ‘A Great Day for Ray’

May 15, 2007 | Leaving Big Shoes To Fill

April 16, 2007 | President’s Day Celebrates Legacy of Leadership

March 21, 2007 | Founder’s Day 2007: Honoring ‘Representative Men’

January 22, 2007 | Morehouse Celebrates King's Legacy

December 1, 2006 | Morehouse Launches Sports Journalism Program

November 13, 2006 | An Evening with an Icon

October 13, 2006 | Catholic Healthcare West Presents Scholarships to Eight Freshmen

October 10, 2006 | King Papers Welcomed Home By Morehouse College

October 6, 2006 | Morehouse's Breast Cancer Walk Surpasses Goal

September 29, 2006 | Morehouse, Spelman Launch Safety Initiative

September 21, 2006 | Massey Announces Retirement: 'The Time is Right'

May 19, 2006 | Morehouse Names Suites After Alumnus With Vision

May 12, 2006 | Morehouse College Announces Its 2006-2007 Fulbright Scholars

May 3, 2006 | Morehouse Mom Prepares to Inspire Morehouse Men

May 3, 2006 | UNVEILING A LEGACY: Technology Tower named for John H. Hopps Jr. '58

April 13, 2006 | Lecture Looks Inward to Look Outward

April 13, 2006 | A College Where Brotherhood and Academics Go Hand-in-Hand for One International Student

April 4, 2006 | Family Institute Focuses on Katrina Responses

February 7, 2006 | Morehouse Remembers

February 7, 2006 | New CIO Takes the Driver Seat on Information Superhighway

January 5, 2006 | Making Hearts Merry

January 5, 2006 | Chapel Honors Siegel With Howard Thurman Award

January 5, 2006 | Budding Scientists Receive Arcs Scholarships

November 18, 2005 | Ethics at Center of Leadership Conference

November 18, 2005 | Morehouse Honors Rosa Parks with Oil Portrait, Vigil

November 18, 2005 | Passing the Baton

November 18, 2005 | Q&A with Anthony L. Pinder ’85

November 18, 2005 | Walk Gets a Boost from Matching Funds

November 1, 2005 | Failing to learn

November 1, 2005 | Former Botswana president speaks on AIDS, Human Rights

September 29, 2005 | Clendenon’s final home run

September 29, 2005 | Nissan Program Fuels Student Leadership

September 22, 2005 | Diplomat Says Less Traveled Roads Can Lead to Success

September 22, 2005 | Jesse Jackson Issues Challenge to Student-Leaders

September 9, 2005 | Health Disparities Project Receives $4-Million Grant from Kellogg Foundation

August 26, 2005 | New football coach tackles two comebacks

August 26, 2005 | Pay It Forward

July 26, 2005 | Maroon Tigers season opens on ESPNU

July 14, 2005 | Taylor Appointed Provost

July 14, 2005 | Associate Vice President for Human Resources Appointed

June 30, 2005 | Oldest Living Miss Maroon & White dies

May 13, 2005 | College grooms students for prestigious scholarships

May 13, 2005 | Carpenter retires after building career

May 13, 2005 | Small Scale: Physics lab enables nanotechnology research

May 13, 2005 | Intel donates $100,000 to create wireless zones

May 13, 2005 | Sowing & Reaping: Alumnus’ mom gives back

May 13, 2005 | 2005 Commencement: Honoring Tradition

May 12, 2005 | '94 Alumnus to give Baccalaureate Address

May 5, 2005 | Alumnus premieres play in Atlanta

May 5, 2005 | My Word: Writer Finds Herself 'Worthy' of Title

May 5, 2005 | Rwandan Tragedy Foments ‘Save Darfur’ Campaign

May 5, 2005 | Danita Reaves: Employee of the Month

May 5, 2005 | 14th Benjamin E. Mays Lecture

April 28, 2005 | New Vice President for Student Services Announced

April 26, 2005 | Acts of kindness should be a daily goal

April 26, 2005 | Postcards from the edge of Spring Tour

April 18, 2005 | Judge Glenda Hatchett 2005 Commencement Speaker

April 11, 2005 | Take Note: Morehouse accolades

April 11, 2005 | Young, Gifted & Black

April 11, 2005 | It takes a village to save a marriage

April 7, 2005 | Ethical leadership focus of Coca-Cola Lecture

April 1, 2005 | IVP Trust Week to Emphasize Integrity

April 1, 2005 | Is Cultivating Trust a Leadership Imperative?

April 1, 2005 | Poet’s Path to Prose Leads Everywhere

March 24, 2005 | Science & Spiritual Awareness Week 2005

March 24, 2005 | Professor Advocates for Africana Curriculum

March 24, 2005 | New Lab Named for Keck Foundation

March 24, 2005 | Founder’s Week 2005

March 24, 2005 | Spike Returns to Discuss Racial Politics

March 17, 2005 | Leadership Center Inducts New Members

March 17, 2005 | Leadership associate director returns to College to train leaders

March 17, 2005 | Corporate executive teaches a new kind of leadership

March 17, 2005 | Are we living up to the leadership legacy?

March 17, 2005 | Rapper and legendary jazz and blues artist teach life lessons

March 17, 2005 | Georgia Power Hosts Breakfast to Launch $4-Million Initiative for Jackson Hall Endowment

March 17, 2005 | Founders Day 2005: Commemorating History, Leadership & Progresss

March 17, 2005 | Counseling Center changes name and focus

March 17, 2005 | Three's Company: Garrett, Knauss, Munnings join Morehouse Board of Trustees

March 17, 2005 | Where worlds collide: a blueprint for leadership in the trenches

December 2, 2004 | College Walks to Fight Breast Cancer

November 3, 2004 | Leadership Center Construction Update

November 2, 2004 | The House Goes Hollywood

November 1, 2004 | Morehouse Top College for Black Students…Again

October 31, 2004 | New Student Orientation 2004

October 30, 2004 | African ex-president talks on the economics of reality

January 4, 1970 | Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. ’48 Commemorated With Community Service, Music and Dialogue

January 4, 1970 | Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. ’48 Commemorated With Community Service, Music and Dialogue

January 4, 1970 | ‘It’s On the House’ Provides Area Homeless Hope and Students a Relationship with West End Community

January 4, 1970 | Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. ’48 Commemorated With Community Service, Music and Dialogue

January 3, 1970 | Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. ’48 Commemorated With Community Service, Music and Dialogue