Many Clark Atlanta University students who thought they’d secured housing were without dorms Monday night, two days before the fall semester begins.
The university said students were informed about the housing process and timelines back in May.
Posted Tuesday, August 14th 2018 at 5:31PM
With one of its largest freshman classes in recent memory, Alabama State University considers each of its students as special and unique members of its Hornet Nation family; yet one of its new 18 year-old students from Chicago’s Southside “shines” am ...
Posted Tuesday, August 14th 2018 at 3:44PM
An Alabama State University music professor has achieved a first worldwide. Dr. Brenda Luchsinger, assistant professor of music (horn) at ASU is the first American in the world to be certified to teach the Suzuki French Horn.
She completed the Su ...
Posted Tuesday, August 14th 2018 at 3:28PM
Interim role to be filled by Assistant AD Kevin Granger
Dr. Charles McClelland, who took over the helm of Texas Southern University athletics more than 10 years ago, has resigned to become the next commissioner of the Southwestern Athletic Confe ...
Posted Monday, August 13th 2018 at 8:02PM
Kevin Hart, KIPP Schools, and the UNCF have helped provide up to $600,000 in scholarships to 18 qualifying students attending historically black colleges and universities through his Help From The Hart charity.
The comedian has teamed up with the ...
Posted Monday, August 13th 2018 at 4:51PM
ASU's National Center Hosting Annual Patrons @ Donors Reception Sunday!
WHEN: Sunday (Aug. 19) from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
WHERE: ASU's Levi Watkins Learning Center (ASU Library).
The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American ...
Posted Monday, August 13th 2018 at 4:31PM
Are you contemplating a different job right now? Whether this is a serious discussion in your head or you just wanted to see what else you could be doing than what you are doing now, we invite you to check out the opportunities at CDW. They have open positions in Information Technology, Sales, Custo ...
Posted Wednesday, August 8th 2018 at 5:02PM
Based on The Stanford Open Policing Project
Police pull over more than 50,000 drivers on a typical day, more than 20 million motorists every year. Yet the most common police interaction - the traffic stop - has not been tracked, at least not in an ...
Posted Wednesday, August 8th 2018 at 3:52PM
Student-athletes at Alcorn State University remain persistent in being dedicated to their academic progress.
The Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association recently named Alcorn the 2016-2017 recipient of the Academic Progre ...
Posted Tuesday, August 7th 2018 at 9:04PM
FAMU Director of Bands Shelby Chipman, Ph.D., has announced the newest drum majors of the world-renowned Marching “100” Band. The roster includes some of FAMU’s most accomplished students, including one female musician that has made University and band history.
“On behalf of the FAMU band ...
Posted Tuesday, August 7th 2018 at 2:41PM
Christopher Lockhart is as plugged into the “connected” world as any self-respecting millennial. But, he hasn’t forgotten his love of the outdoors since graduating from Hinds just a few years ago.
“Growing up, I was one of those kids playing outsi ...
Posted Tuesday, August 7th 2018 at 2:19PM
Alabama State University and Tuskegee University put their football rivalry aside recently to lend support for an injured Tuskegee player.
Hill-Eley presented the Golden Tigers a $1,500 check for funds raised for injured Tuskegee linebacker Jabari ...
Posted Tuesday, August 7th 2018 at 2:12PM
From visionary filmmaker Spike Lee comes the incredible true story of an American hero. It’s the early 1970s, and Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) is the first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Deter ...
Posted Sunday, August 5th 2018 at 9:53PM
Alcorn State University is being recognized again as one of the nation's top historically black colleges and universities.
The University is ranked third on the Top 50 Value Colleges' Historically Black Colleges & Universities 2018 list. Alcorn is ...
Posted Thursday, August 2nd 2018 at 4:08PM
Actress and comedienne Tiffany Haddish hit the red carpet Monday night for the New York City premiere of Spike Lee's highly anticipated "BLACKKKLANSMAN" the gorgeous funny girl spoke with entertainment correspondent Tanisha LaVerne Grant about manife ...
Posted Thursday, August 2nd 2018 at 12:48PM
Texas Southern University announces the selection of Dr. Peter Aghimien as the new dean of the Jesse H. Jones School of Business. Dr. Aghimien assumed his duties on July 16 to lead a cutting-edge, innovative program designed to provide students with ...
Posted Wednesday, August 1st 2018 at 3:50PM
Rev. Robert & Jeannie Graetz bought Parks' letter at NYC auction for $9k, donating it to ASU Archives
A rare handwritten letter by civil rights icon Rosa Parks about how the Ku Klux Klan bombed a neighbor's home in 1957-Montgomery will shortly mov ...
Posted Wednesday, August 1st 2018 at 3:22PM
I am writing to invite you all to the 90th Annual National Technical Association Conference at Hampton University SEP 26, 2018 - SEP 28, 2018!
Student and Professional Technical Symposium sessions will be held on Thursday, Sep ...
Posted Tuesday, July 31st 2018 at 5:50PM
Tymeya Thompson, a graduate of Lincoln University of PA, is the founder of a new mentoring program in Philadelphia called, “Queens On The Rise”. Queens On The Rise Mentoring Program is a new Philadelphia based non-profit organization geared towards supporting young queens in the community and helpin ...
Posted Sunday, July 29th 2018 at 9:44PM
(NEW YORK) – July 24, 2018 FX Networks screened the season 2 premiere episode of “Snowfall” in New York City for an exclusive group of influencers and press. Guests arrived at The Landmark at 57 West to watch the show and meet the cast, who were on ...
Posted Saturday, July 28th 2018 at 11:39AM
According to data from the Association of American Medical Colleges, in the 2017-18 academic year, there 6,188 Black students enrolled in U.S. medical schools. Meharry Medical College in Nashville and the Howard University School of Medicine each enr ...
Posted Thursday, July 26th 2018 at 4:55PM
Last week, the PR Council (PRC) announced the winners of the second annual Student Innovation Challenge “One Day” by Giana Darville and David Pérez. Darville is a public relations student at Oakwood University, and Pérez is an MBA/MPP student at Harv ...
Posted Thursday, July 26th 2018 at 4:46PM
Those who are plugged into social media feeds just might have recognized the work of a talented local artist who graduated from Alabama State University and who just got a nomination nod for an MTV Video Music Award (VMA's).
On July 16, MTV relea ...
Posted Thursday, July 26th 2018 at 4:28PM