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Nelson Bowman, Morehouse College- c/o 1984, Marketing

Nelson  Bowman, Morehouse College- c/o 1984, Marketing

Name : Nelson Bowman

HBCU : Morehouse College

Graduation Year : 1984

Major : Marketing


Where are you from? Who introduced you to HBCUs?*

Houston, TX – Third Ward

3rd Ward, Houston
3rd Ward, Houston

Why did you choose an HBCU over a pwi?*

Attending white schools for the majority of my K-12 years, I wanted to be around more black people.


What is the story of your "experience" at Your HBCU given its heralded status as a stellar and prestigious institution?*

A place where I came into my own as I met with, walked with and talked with black leaders regularly.

Nelson  Bowman, Morehouse College- c/o 1984, Marketing

"First time" experiences at your HBCU?*



Who are the professors that have impacted your life in and out of the classroom? How did they do that?*

Jesse Jackson, a public figure that I had seen on tv for years, actually registered me to vote. When I came to Morehouse, I didnt even know I mattered. When I left, I knew that I had arrived…Just that Morehouse Mystique!


What sports and/or extra curricular activities did you do in High School? And why?

Girl Watching…


Best restaurants on/near campus? Best dishes?

Pascals Restaurant – meatloaf


College crush?

Ain’t going there!


Who invited you to interview with us?

Go Tigers!


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