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Nashville celebrates MLK Day 2016

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Initiated by Congress in 1994, the King Day of Service transforms the federal holiday into a national day of community service grounded in Dr. King’s teachings of nonviolence and social justice. The holiday is a day ON, where people of…

Meharry students surprised with scholarships

Mayor Megan Barry

On Monday, Oct. 12, 2015, Meharry Medical College, the nation’s largest private, independent historically black academic health center, celebrated its 140th annual Convocation to welcome a new academic year for future physicians, dentists, researchers and health policy experts. At the…

Meharry Medical College holds annual convocation

Meharry Medical College held its 140th annual Convocation Monday, Oct. 12. Metro Nashville Mayor Megan Barry was the keynote speaker. During the Convocation, four students received full scholarships: Carlton Baskin, a second year student from Madison, Ala., School of Graduate…