Tag: Honor

  • Locals Honor Blake Bozeman, Raise Awareness About Gun Violence

    A recent exhibition men’s basketball game between Howard University and American University, was not only centered around showcasing athleticism, but helped raise awareness on a problem facing local, national and academic communities: gun violence. Blake Bozeman, a former standout at Morgan State University, was recently tragically killed at a club in Northeast Washington. He was…

  • Organization to be Launched in Honor of the Late Malik Gant

    This past summer, affiliates of H.D. Woodson High School, Marshall College, and the New England Patriots paid homage to Malik Gant, a well-regarded football player, scholar and community leader who suddenly passed away at the age of 25. In the months since his death, Sirraya Gant, Gant’s mother, has been building a nonprofit in her…

  • Grambling State to Honor Doug Williams, James Harris During Its Homecoming

    Sign up to stay connected Get the top stories of the day around the DMV. The Grambling State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Tuesday the field inside of the Eddie G. Robinson Memorial Stadium will be named after Grambling football legends Doug Williams and James “Shack” Harris during the homecoming game versus Alabama…