Historic Football Classic was Re-Established by the City of Miami Gardens After 41-Year Hiatus
Miami Gardens, FL (November 14, 2019) – The City of Miami Gardens announces the 2020 resurgence of the historic Orange Blossom Classic (OBC) on Sunday, Se ...
Posted Friday, November 15th 2019 at 12:02PM
More than 100 volunteers are expected to gather at Tennessee State University on Friday to assist with campus renovations funded by the $50,000 Home Depot’s Retool You School Grant the university secured in the spring.
A 20-person camera crew from ...
Posted Friday, November 15th 2019 at 11:58AM
This week, Members of the Congressional Tri-Caucus – which includes the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), and Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) – sent a letter to House leadership and appropriat ...
Posted Thursday, November 14th 2019 at 2:13PM
Oakwood’s founders were all prominent SDA World Church leaders: co-founder/author Mrs. Ellen G. White, President O.A. Olsen, Treasurer H. Lindsey and G.A. Irwin, the Southern District director.
Throughout its history, the school has undergone four ...
Posted Thursday, November 14th 2019 at 12:53PM
Claflin University's 2019 Homecoming week began on Sunday, November 10, with the crowning of Tyniah Sheree' James as Miss Homecoming and the Gospel Explosion Concert with Demetrius West and Jesus Promoters. James is a senior psychology and criminal j ...
Posted Wednesday, November 13th 2019 at 6:02PM
All Bears’ Uniforms to Display Special Commemorative “EC” Patch in Remembrance of Long-Serving University Board of Regents Member and Public Servant
Throughout the 2019-20 season, the Morgan State Bears student-athletes will celebrate the life ...
Posted Wednesday, November 13th 2019 at 11:58AM
Mark your calendars and save the dates - ASU has planned a fun-filled schedule of events for Turkey Day Classic / Homecoming 2019.
This year's celebration will include everything from the annual Alumni Brunch to our exciting Student Homecoming ...
Posted Wednesday, November 13th 2019 at 11:03AM
Who was it that brought the smiles to our faces over the
weekend, none other than the legendary actress
Keisha Knight Pulliam!
She did a great job relaying a look at the many sides
of a woman who can hold down a career, participate
in community development, and play the role of Santa's
Posted Monday, November 11th 2019 at 6:23PM
Join us in honoring our veterans at the annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Monday, November 11 at 11 a.m. The ceremony will take place at Veterans Memorial Park (73 W. Johnstown Rd.). Meet and thank Gahanna's veterans for their continued service to our ...
Posted Monday, November 11th 2019 at 10:10AM
Seeing the need to help expand the number of students who qualify for admission to Texas Southern University, the AT&T Foundation has invested $100,000 in TSU’s highly-successful Summer of Success (SOS) program. TSU, the second-largest Historically B ...
Posted Thursday, November 7th 2019 at 6:04PM
One of Alcorn State University’s most iconic athletic figures has passed away.
Willie “Rat” McGowan, who coached the Braves baseball team for 40 years, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 6.
McGowan, a McComb, Mississippi native and 1961 alumnus was ...
Posted Wednesday, November 6th 2019 at 6:51PM
The cast from "Black-ish" took center stage at The Paley Center for Media an archival space to some of the greatest TV ever produced, and the invitation to meet and greet here is a sign you've made your mark on the medium.
Members of the cast of " ...
Posted Sunday, November 3rd 2019 at 3:26PM
Delta Sigma theta, gifted coordinator at Red Oak Elementary in Stockbridge, Georgia, was named Teacher of the Year for Henry County Schools. The announcement was made during the Teacher of the Year Gala on Thursday, October 24 at the Henry County Per ...
Posted Friday, November 1st 2019 at 7:22PM
The fight against breast cancer is a serious matter.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. October 7th is Breast Cancer Awareness Day and October 16th is Mammogram Awareness Day. Alpha Kappa Alpha under Target II – Women’s Healthcare and Wellness continues to make an Impact in the fight again ...
Posted Monday, October 28th 2019 at 2:32PM
Alcorn State University has proclaimed Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, as Steve “Air II” McNair Day and will officially retire McNair’s No. 9 collegiate jersey during halftime of the Braves’ 2 p.m. football game versus Southern University at Jack Spinks-Mar ...
Posted Friday, October 25th 2019 at 6:41PM
America's Largest HBCU Football Classic with SHAQ, 2-Chainz & a Host of Celebrities and events.
Below is a rundown of the major events taking place in Birmingham this week as Alabama State University celebrates Magic City Classic (MCC) Week, which ...
Posted Wednesday, October 23rd 2019 at 7:12PM
Frazine Taylor with ASU’s Library (LWLC) won the Society of Alabama Archivist’s Whiting Award.
An Alabama State University staff member, who is also the chairwoman of the state’s Black Heritage Council, has won the most prestigious award bestowed ...
Posted Monday, October 21st 2019 at 8:00PM
13th Annual Dr. Dorothy I. Height 2019 Genesis HBCU College Fair
Attention: All High School Seniors, Community College Students, Community Agencies, School Counselors, Youth Groups, Churches, and Parents
Advance Registration Requ ...
Posted Monday, October 21st 2019 at 7:10PM
Who said Halloween costumes were just for kids? The average American will spend 36% of their Halloween budget on costumes for both themselves and their pets this year. Tell us about your favorite Halloween costume that either you or your pet has worn ...
Posted Friday, October 18th 2019 at 1:15PM
I met a beautiful lady at the gym and I complimented
her pretty skin and color. She was that sunkissed
brown red glowy tone. She explained that she just
returned from a cruise.
Then we got to comparing cruises we experienced
and she told me tha ...
Posted Friday, October 18th 2019 at 7:26AM
Classic - our first Beach Games event. First we start off with a simple spoon relay race, then, since time is short, we top it off with a bat spinning relay race. Ahhhh, the memories! ...
Posted Friday, October 18th 2019 at 7:13AM
An alumna from Alabama State University and a native of Montgomery has won the 2019 Torch of Global Enlightenment Award from the World Affairs Council, which honors organizations and individuals that have contributed to global understanding and appre ...
Posted Wednesday, October 16th 2019 at 6:58PM
On Sabbath, October 12, 2019, Dr. Leslie Pollard, president of Oakwood University, announced "Our university realized an outstanding increase in fundraising and philanthropy among our alumni and friends last year," Dr. Pollard said. "Once we explaine ...
Posted Wednesday, October 16th 2019 at 6:52PM
Texas Southern University and Maricopa Community Colleges (MCC), one of the nation’s largest community college systems, recently initiated a memorandum of understanding. The partnership creates an academic pipeline between the two institutions and pr ...
Posted Wednesday, October 16th 2019 at 6:50PM