WASHINGTON, D.C.— Saturday, May 7, is a day which will be forever be recalled in African-American history. On this date, the first African-American U.S. president delivered the commencement address at Howard University, largely considered the “Harvard” of America’s historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs).
Photo By Tevin Stinson Citizens thoughtfully listen to President Barack Obama deliver his final State of he Union address at a watch party hosted by the Urban League Young Professionals
WASHINGTON (AP) — With Americans soon to begin choosing his successor, President Barack Obama is casting his seven divisive years as a time of positive change, implicitly asking voters to
By Tevin Stinson The Chronicle It was a major moment in educational history last month when President Barack Obama signed into law the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). But what
Photo by Cheriss May, Howard University News Service President Barack Obama signs the Every Student Succeeds Act. By JENNIFER C.
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