Tag: Surprise

Wilberforce University

Wilberforce University, Nation’s Oldest HBCU, Surprises Graduates by Forgiving Student Loan Debt During Graduation Ceremony

A total of 166 graduates of Wilberforce University got the graduation gift of a lifetime earlier this week. During the school’s graduation ceremony, University President Elfred Anthony Pinkard announced that the school would be forgiving all student loan debt owed by the graduates. Minyvonne Burke of NBC News reported that…

Archived: Mastercard: Pele Talks About the Uniting Power of Sports

Mastercard (No. 7 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) teamed up with Brazilian retired professional footballer Pel, who is considered the world’s greatest player, to celebrate the unifying power of football and the moments that have Started Something Priceless in the history of the world’s premier club competition. While…