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Women’s Weekly“Women on Top” Interview with Rose Harper – April 2012
“The most important thing about playing golf is access – access to other people. PhDs and master’s degrees don’t necessarily give you access in the corporate world. However if you have golf in your portfolio, it gives access that you can’t buy and that education cannot guarantee.” More.

PGA: Minority Collegiate Golf Tournament – 2012
“The founders’ goal was to elevate the game of golf in minority colleges and universities by giving each a chance to compete in a championship after being denied opportunities to compete in NCAA Collegiate golf events.” More.

Potomac Almanac:  Harper Elder Inducted into Hall of Fame – April 2011
“Rose Harper, an original member of TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm, was inducted into the National Black Golf Hall of Fame in Tampa, Fla., March 5 as part of the organization’s 25th anniversary celebrations.”  More.

National Black Golf Hall of FameNational Black Golf Hall of Fame Inducts Three – March 2011
“Three leaders of the golf industry, Dr. Calvin Sinnette, Rose Harper and Joe Louis Barrow, Jr., were inducted into the National Black Golf Hall of Fame at its 25th anniversary celebration on March 5.” More.

African American Golf History Repository: USGA, PGA To Create Central Repository for African-American Golf History – February 2010
“In recognition of the numerous contributions that African Americans have made to golf over more than a century, the United States Golf Association and The PGA of America have agreed to create a centralized repository for artifacts and documents related to the history of African Americans in golf, to be located at the USGA Museum in Far Hills, N.J.” More.