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Jay Edwards ’93 Takes On New Role as Morehouse Alumni Sponsor

In 1993, Jay Edwards graduated from Morehouse with a Marketing degree. He used that degree to help build his family business in airport concessions and retail. Recently, though, he realized that he wanted to build something else — a legacy within the Alumni Association. Edwards became a sponsor to be an example to fellow alumni. […]

Morehouse College Athletic Director and alumnus Andre Patillo will speak at the Commerce Club on Friday, August 29, 2014.

Andre Patillo to speak at Commerce Club August 29

Morehouse College Club within a Club Friday*,  August 29, 2014 7:45am – 9:00am With Special Guest Speaker Andre Patillo The Commerce Club 191 Peachtree Street NE 49th Floor Atlanta, GA  30303 404.222.0191   Just in time for football season’s kick off, come hear from current Morehouse College Athletic Director and alumnus Andre Patillo! He will be speaking on […]

Torre Jessup '94, was recently appointed by President Barack H. Obama to serve as the Regional Administrator of Region 4 in the U.S. General Services Administration.

Federal Appointment for Torre Jessup ’94

Brother Torre Jessup ’94 has recently been appointed by President Barack H. Obama to serve as the Regional Administrator of Region 4 in the U.S. General Services Administration. This is the highest position in the region for the agency, and there are 11 regions in total. A Regional Administrator must be appointed by the President […]

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 […]

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Morehouse Alumni Jacksonville Chapter Host Sendoff Party

Do you remember the feeling of preparing for your journey at Morehouse College? That feeling of excitement, anticipation, a little nervousness, hope and confidence in your future. Our brothers at the Morehouse College Alumni Association in Jacksonville wanted to make sure that the incoming freshman from their area also felt the support of Morehouse Men […]

Triangle Morehouse Club (NC) chapter president, Myron Burney '98, died tragically earlier this week.

Triangle Morehouse Club chapter president, Myron Burney ’98, died

Our Triangle Morehouse Club (NC) chapter president, Myron Burney ’98, died tragically Monday morning, July 28, 2014, in a car wreck. Originally from Chadbourn, NC, Burney earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga. and a master’s degree in liberal studies from N.C. State University. Most recently Burney had been promoted to […]

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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 […]

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C.D. Moody Jr. ’78 to speak at Commerce Club

C.D. Moody Jr. ’78, President of CD Moody Construction is the guest speaker at the Commerce Club Conglomerate on August 6, 2014.  Moody’s company is recognized as one of Atlanta’s Top 25 Commercial Contractors  and one of its Top 100 Private Companies. You’re invited to attend this Speaker Luncheon Series event which will feature our […]

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What is the 300 Morehouse Men Campaign?

What is the 300 Initiative? The 300 Morehouse Men Campaign is the Alumni Association’s annual fundraising initiative to assist graduating seniors in meeting their financial obligations to Morehouse College. Our current senior class anxiously awaits the opportunity to cross the graduation stage this May and begin their lives as Morehouse Men. They have plans. They have hopes. […]