NASCAR, Partners Team Up to Support Black and Hispanic Colleges and Universities

Diversity Motorsports and the Mary McCloud Bethune Legacy Preservation Institution have partnered with Racing for Education (RFE) —  a campaign to provide supplemental funding for schools and students. The initiative was conceived using the dynamic platform of NASCAR motor racing by RFE’s CEO Terrance Cox. The program reaches both secondary and college and university students. […]

Rev. Al Sharpton Receives Doctoral Degree; Why Higher Education Imperative for Blacks

Who says that the third time is the charm? For Rev. Al Sharpton, the second time comes awfully close. Sharpton received his second honorary doctorate of divinity degree from Bethune Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Fla., on Thursday, May 5, 2011. To sweeten the occcasion, Sharpton’s father, Alfred C. Sharpton, was there to witness the […]