Entries by Brantley Watson

VIDEO: Denzel Reminds to ‘Put God First’

He’s regarded as one of the best actors in Hollywood. And now, he’s recognized as a great commencement ceremony speaker. Denzel Washington delivered a rousing speech at the Dillard University Commencement Ceremony on May 9, reminding the students and families in attendance of what the common ingredient is in having a successful life and career. “Put God first […]


REPORT: Christian Population Dropping in America

From 2007 to 2014, the percentage of Americans that identify themselves as Christian has dropped from 78 percent to 71 percent, which amounts to five million adults in the seven year gap, according to a recent study conducted by the Pew Research Center. Furthermore, in 2007, 36 million adults identified themselves as unaffiliated with any […]


New Additions to Crystal Room Food Service!

Exciting things are happening in the West Angeles Food Service Department. Not only will you continue enjoying a delicious and wholesome breakfast at 8:30 a.m. and dinner at 12:30 p.m. in the Crystal Room, but pick-up/carry out DINNER service is now also available. In addition, LIVE music will now be provided by Anthony Wilkins and company. Come and dine with us in YOUR West […]


Should black people really #Adapt?

Like many controversies in today’s society, a controversy amongst black americans broke out last week via social media because of a few particularly pointed social media posts. Actor and comedian Chris Rock, a black man, announced via Instagram earlier this year that he’d post a selfie every time he was pulled over by the police, the suggestion being that […]