Howard University President, Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick, announced today that United States President, Barack H. Obama, will deliver the keynote address during Howard University’s 2016 commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 7, 2016. The President will address members of the Class of 2016 and their families, University trustees, officers, faculty, staff, and alumni. Howard University […]
(DALLAS – May 7) Tom Joyner, the nationally syndicated radio personality and philanthropist, is set to give the commencement address at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. Joyner, host of the Tom Joyner Morning Show and founder and chairman of the Tom Joyner Foundation, is scheduled to deliver his words of inspiration […]
[Dallas , TX – May 6th, 2015 ] Jeanie Graetz, a civil right’s pioneer who survived two Ku Klux Klan dynamite bomb blasts (wife and working partner of the Rev. Bob Graetz) will receive her bachelor’s degree in elementary education on Saturday, and at 85 years-old, she will be the oldest person to receive an undergraduate degree in the history of […]
[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”5″ gal_title=”Tougaloo College Commencement 2015″] Tom Joyner, the nationally syndicated radio personality and philanthropist, is set to give the commencement address and receive an honorary doctorate at Tougaloo College in Tougaloo, Miss. 10 a.m. Sunday. Joyner, host of the Tom Joyner Morning Show and founder and chairman of the Tom Joyner Foundation, will deliver […]
Magnolia Dreams, LLC, a college care package company based in Cleveland, Ohio has partnered with the Tom Joyner Foundation to help students afford college and succeed in college. When you purchase A Package with a Purpose from MagnoliaDreams.com to send to a student, a portion of proceeds will benefit the Tom Joyner Foundation and […]
Photos are courtesy of photographer Steven F. Lockhart who chronicled Tom Joyner’s commencement speech at Stillman College, “a public college with a private mission,” in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Joyner spoke on May 11 and already received an honorary doctorate.