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Shonda Rhimes: ‘Be a Doer, Not a Dreamer’

Happy birthday to Ms. Rhimes, born Jan. 13, 1970! We celebrate her and all her remarkable achievements, and repost this June 2014 article featuring the priceless advice the alumna imparted to grads in the commencement speech she delivered at her her alma mater, Dartmouth College.

Chance the Rapper to Deliver Commencement Speech at Dillard University

The list of Chance the Rapper’s accomplishments just keeps on growing, as the son of…

Obama to Address Howard University Commencement Ceremony

The POTUS will speak at Howard University’s 2016 commencement ceremony on Saturday, May, 7, 2016. President…

Eric Holder: Systemic, Subtle Racism Far Worse Than Rants

Eric Holder: Systematic Racism More Devastating than Rants

Attorney General Eric Holder spoke about racism during his commencement speech at Morgan State University. …

Morehouse grapples with Obama critic’s role at graduation weekend

Morehouse Graduation May Feature President Obama and a Noted Obama Critic

Morehouse College is struggling to quell a controversy over what role a critic of President…

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Clinton to Give Howard Commencement

Howard University says former President Bill Clinton will deliver the school's commencement address in May.…

Obama to speak at Morehouse College commenceme

Obama to Speak at Morehouse

A White House official says President Barack Obama will deliver the commencement address at all-male…

Campbell Brown’s ‘Takedown’ of Obama:Bias AND Bull

Campbell Brown should have kicked off her President Obama-bashing op-ed in the New York Times…