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Day: <span>May 23, 2019</span>


By Victoria Horsford   ROBERT SMITH/MOREHOUSE Billionaire/philanthropist Robert Smith was commencement speaker at Morehouse College on May 19 when he announced that he would pay for student loans for the entire Class of 2019 for about 400 men, a gift which translates to about $40 million. He created 400 debt-free Black men who can launch […]readmore

The Four Tools of Accomplishment        

 This week, I was given the opportunity to speak to Freshman Advisory classes at Brooklyn Technical High School. As an alum of Tech, it was exciting to be able to transition from former student into an instructional position helping to guide students through their first year in high school. Brooklyn Tech is an important part […]readmore

Community Calendar

Friday, May 24th DanceAfrica 2019 BAM Howard Gilman Opera House 30 Lafayette Ave., 7:30pm Tickets $25 and up. This year’s performances offer a taste of the rich culture and traditions of Rwanda, under the leadership of artistic director Abdel R. Salaam. In acknowledgement of the 25th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda […]readmore