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97 year old gets closer to her dream of meeting Obama

Florence Washington, 97, dreams of meeting President Barack Obama. She says he inspired her to vote for the first time in her life during the 2008 election.

Thanks to Hampton University, Washington will be closer to meeting Obama come Mother’s Day, when he speaks at HU’s graduation ceremony.

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VSU Drumline Performs in The White House

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Obama Signs Executive Order Recognizing HBCU’s

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Campus Life News

[Updated]Racism? Newly crowned Caucasian Miss Hampton writes letter to Pres. Obama

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For the first time ever Hampton University has a “Miss Hampton University” who is not black.

22-year-old Nikole Churchill was crowned Friday night during the annual pageant. She is a senior nursing major at Hampton University. Her mother is 100% Italian and her father is from Guam.

The vast majority of students at Hampton are black, so some worry Churchill won’t be able to represent the typical Hampton student.

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A Photo Worth Posting

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Recent photo of a little boy visiting the White House. He wanted to feel Mr. Obama’s hair because he wanted to know if the President’s hair felt just like his.

The President obliged.

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Dr. Michael Eric Dyson Speaks His Mind

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Pencil Art – Young Black and Talented


This brother goes by the name of “R.I.P. Jerry LaVigne Jr. 1984 – Present”. Check out his gift:

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Economic Recovery. What will it take?

I’m absolutely LOVING the tech savvy White House. Between twitter, vimeo, youtube, and the website you can’t NOT know what’s going on.

Here is the latest weekly update by El Presidente’. Why wait for the State of the Union! So the big question is, what will it take for the economy to recover? How will our national lifestyle change?

Let’s discuss.