Get Up! News Roundup: Spelman College Receives $30 Million Donation, Janet Jackson To Be Inducted Into The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame & More


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It’s the season to give and Spelman College just received a $30 million donation from trustee Ronda Stryker and her husband, William Johnston. With this donation the school will put it towards a center where they will do plays and more.

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In other news, Janet Jackson will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The ceremony will happen next year and fans are very happy for her because she deserves this honor.

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Lastly, we must keep the family and friends of Nancy Wilson in our prayers. The legendary singer passed away at the age of 81 and will not have funeral services, but her family will have a celebration for her life in February.

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Celebs Representing HBCUs
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