Florida Memorial University lit by visit of ‘Black Panther’ star

Among several other areas of study, Florida Memorial University (FMU) is proud of its innovative film and television department. FMU Professor Russell Motley recently coordinated an inventive event on FMUs campus, teaching students the basics of entertainment reporting. Several months ago, Motley hosted a similar event for the blockbuster Black Panther with thespian Letitia Wright, […]

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‘Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman returns to the ‘Mecca’

WASHINGTON, D.C.-Mr. Black Panther himself is coming to town. Howard University star alumnus Chadwick Boseman will deliver the keynote address during Howard University’s 150th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 12. Mr. Boseman will address members of the Class of 2018 and their families, university trustees, officers, faculty, staff, and alumni. Howard University will confer upon […]

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Compton students get the CPR 411

COMPTON, CA-Kenny Landreaux wrapped up his major league baseball career with the Los Angeles Dodgers, spending seven of his 11 big-league seasons with the Boys in Blue. By all accounts, Landreaux is a Dodger at heart, even though he began his professional baseball career with the California Angels (now Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim). He’s […]

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A stand for black justice

It has been 50 years since the 1968 Summer Olympics (Oct. 12-Oct. 27) took place in Mexico City, Mexico. But the act of defiance by two black U.S. sprinters still haunts this country’s divided race dilemma. The fight for equality and improving human rights abuses continue to tug at America’s soul. The Olympic Project for […]

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