A Note of Thanks to Morehouse Alumni from Kevin McGee

Greetings brothers, I want to thank you for your cooperation and commitment over the years. We have accomplished much together and continued to build upon these efforts in strengthening the Association.  I would like to highlight just a few of the larger accomplishments: We continued to strengthen the operational efficiency within the Association. We have […]


2015 Morehouse Founder’s Weekend Celebrations

President John Silvanus Wilson Jr. ’79 & Dr. Carol Espy-Wilson and the Morehouse College Board of Trustees cordially invite you to the 2015 Founder’s Weekend Celebration and the 27th ANNUAL “A Candle in the Dark” GALA Schedule of Events THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 19th  148th Founder’s Day Convocation 10:45 a.m. – Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel Speaker Dr. […]

We honored, congratulated and thanked Earl Nero '72, Executive Director of the Alumni Association, upon his retirement.

Retirement luncheon for Earl Nero

We thank you for your faithful service to the Morehouse College Alumni Association Brother Nero! Here’s a quick snapshot of the luncheon we hosted in his honor and to celebrate his retirement.   Are you a graduate of Morehouse College? Take a moment to join our strong, active Alumni Association. It’s easy to join – […]

Earl Nero '72, Executive Director, Retires from Morehouse College Alumni Association

Earl Nero ’72 Retires from Morehouse College Alumni Association

When a person of value leaves an organization, there is bound to be sadness. However, when a person has done a career’s worth of good works — twice — one can’t help but celebrate with him as he moves to his next adventure. That’s why the Morehouse College Alumni Association staff is both sad and excited as […]


Rupert A. Byrdsong ’91, Appointed to Superior Court

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. recently announced the appointment of  Rupert A. Byrdsong, to judgeship in the Los Angeles County Superior Court. Morehouse Alumni Rupert A. Byrdsong, 44, of Los Angeles, has been an attorney at Ivie McNeill and Wyatt since 1995.  Byrdsong earned a Juris Doctor degree from the Vanderbilt University Law School and a Bachelor of Arts […]

Charles McLien '97, Morehouse College Alumnus of the Year 2014

Morehouse College Alumnus of the Year 2014

On behalf of Morehouse College Alumni Association we are pleased to announce the Recipient of the “Alumnus of the Year”.  This prestigious award was given to Charles McLien III ‘ 97 from the Seattle Washington Chapter. Here’s a bit about our deserving Alumnus: Charles McLien ‘97 Morehouse College Alumni Association 2014 Alumnus of the Year […]


John S. Wilson ’79 inaugurated as Morehouse College President

In spite of Atlanta’s weather over the weekend, we had a jubilant celebration as Dr. John Silvanus Wilson ’79 was inaugurated as Morehouse College’s 11th President. We have more pictures to come of the entire Founder’s Day Weekend events, but thought we would share these two first. WABE in Atlanta reported on the inauguration. Please […]



The Association of Independent Colleges of Art & Design (AICAD) welcomes the New Year with a new team of officers leading its Board of Trustees. Leading the Trustees as Chair is Walter E. Massey, President of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and highly esteemed physicist and academic. Joining Massey as officers of […]


Morehouse Alumni Association December Update

Happy Holidays! As always at this time of year, many people have begun reflecting on what they’ve accomplished. For the Morehouse College Alumni Association, 2013 has been a year of which you can be quite proud. Our alma mater welcomed a new president. We saw the first African-American president of the United States inaugurated for […]

Richard J. Powell '75, received the Richard J. Powell with the Lawrence A. Fleischman Award for Scholarly Excellence in the Field of American Art History from the Smithsonian.

The Smithsonian Salutes Morehouse Alumnus Richard J. Powell ’75

The Archives of American Art hosted its annual benefit on October 22, 2013, and honored philanthropist Alice Walton and artist James Turrell with the Archives of American Art Medal, and presented art historian Richard J. Powell ’75, with the Lawrence A. Fleischman Award for Scholarly Excellence in the Field of American Art History. Since 1988, the […]