Ralph Jones Jr., a brilliant 16-year-old who had his pick of colleges and chose Florida A&M University, chatted with The Root about why he went with a historically black school over an Ivy League, and the negative attention he’s getting for his decision.
This warms my heart. Shoutout to all the current students and alum of HBCU’s everywhere!
+Controversy Over 16-Year-Old FAMU Student Ralph Jones Who Chose an HBCU Over Harvard
+First 24-Hour Black Television News Channel Slated to Launch in 2015!
The first 24-hour black news channel, Black Television News Channel, will be coming to TVs from the FAMU campus starting in early 2015.
+FAMU Inks Historic Partnership with Black Television News Channel
Florida Legislators Celebrate the Creation of the Nations Only Black-Owned Cable News Network
Wow!!! Proud of my school :)
Congrats to Dominique James for becoming the 108th Miss FAMU :)
+Grand jury declines to indict NC cop who killed former FAMU footballer looking for help
A North Carolina grand jury declined Tuesday to indict a Charlotte police officer who killed an unarmed man by shooting him 10 times last year. In a handwritten note, Mecklenburg County grand jurors said there wasn’t enough evidence to indict Officer Randall Kerrick, 28, for vol &
And once again this country has proven that they don’t care about us black folk.
BEAT TSU! GO FAMU!!!
Everybody going to game please stay hydrated.