The 2011 New York Urban League Football Classic Covered by MikeAndAmir.com

We’re fortunate and OVERJOYED to have a very special guest blogger cover the New York Urban League Classic this year, and you will see why momentarily.

Dr. Rhadi Ferguson Wraps-Up The 2011 Atlanta Football Classic

First and foremost let me say this… “This ain’t no doctoral dissertation or no scholarly journal. I’m just gonna keep it real! And tell the story as an HBCU alumni would tell it.”

Videos and Photos from the 2011 Nation’s Football Classic – HowardU vs Morehouse

September 10th at Washington, DC’s RFK stadium the inaugural Nation’s Football Classic hosted Howard University vs. Morehouse College. Check out our videos and pictures from the weekend hanging with Alumni from both (or all 3 Spelman included) schools. A good time was had by all.

Southern University Merger No Longer Being Considered

Background: On January 18, 2011, Governor Bobby Jindal made a request of the Louisiana Board of Regents to study the feasibility of merging SUNO and UNO and moving both institutions under the umbrella of the University of Louisiana System. The study was completed, and the results were delivered to the Board of Regents in a […]

Howard University Proposed Campus Plan for New Dorms

Howard University is laying plans to construct 2 new much needed dormitories along the 4th street corridor. Check out the draft of the proposed plan. Housing has been an ongoing issue on the campus over the years, the lack of which has pushed may students to remote locations far from campus.

[Photos] First Lady Delivers the Commencement Speech at Spelman College

(Photo Credit: Tammy Garnes) The First Lady Michelle Obama delivered the commencement address at the 2011 Spelman College graduation this weekend. She was awarded with an Honorary Doctorate along side Sisters Debbie Allen and Phylicia Rashad, Howard University Alumni, who received Honorary Doctorates in Fine Arts.