School officials said in a statement that the dean of Texas Southern University's business school, Ronald A. Johnson, has been elected president by the university's board of trustees and will begin in his new role July 1.
Clark Atlanta University is the first private, historically black college or university to be granted a chapter of Phi Kappa Phi — a national honor society founded in 1897 at the University of Maine. Clark Atlanta officials say the 75 students, faculty and administrators have been inducted.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Holder told students at Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta on Thursday that there are too many guns in the hands of the wrong people. He said President Obama is pushing for universal background checks.