Over the course of 12 years this event has raised $1.5 million for metro Atlanta students who plan to attend one of dozens of participating historically black colleges and universities. But this 5K, held Saturday at Piedmont Park, also serves as a ho ...
Posted Monday, July 1st 2019 at 11:05AM
For the second consecutive year, Alabama State has had a player selected to play against the nation's best; this time in the 2019 ITA Oracle Masters held at the Malibu Racquet Club and Pepperdine University.
Alexis Collard joins Ion Efrim and Reka ...
Posted Friday, June 28th 2019 at 11:10AM
Savannah State University’s (SSU) Jesas Jean-Louise and Symone Ford will be interns at AshBritt Environmental July 2019. The internships are competitive paid positions open to all majors and recent graduates of SSU. Jean-Louise is a rising senior ho ...
Posted Friday, June 28th 2019 at 9:55AM
Morehouse College has been nominated as a finalist for the 2019 HBCU Awards in three categories, including “Best Historically Black College of the Year.”
The HBCU Awards recognizes the outstanding academic programs, exemplary leadership, and champ ...
Posted Thursday, June 27th 2019 at 10:14AM
In front of the building next to the Morning Star House across from Holland Hall, you can now see the sign for the Oakwood Latino Association. Technically, it is not an "office," it's a place for the Latino population on campus to call a "home away f ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 9:21PM
by Maquisha Mullins, Ph.D., assistant director, Integrated Marketing & Public Relations
For the first time since the organization was established in 1968, the Adventist English Association (AEA) met on the campus of Oakwood University on Friday, J ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 9:19PM
Allen University’s Desmond Rowe, a senior social science major, was selected as a 2019 HBCU Competitiveness Scholar, by the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The 21-year old Edgefield, SC native is among 44 scholars representing 34 HBCUs from across the country ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 9:47AM
Tennessee State University joined the world in remembering alumna Wilma Glodean Rudolph, the first American woman to win three gold medals in a single Olympiad. She also galvanized the country and made the world take notice as the first African Ameri ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 9:45AM
Fifty Houston-area high school rising seniors are experiencing a life-changing, week-long program at Texas Southern University this week thanks, in part, to the generosity of an entrepreneurial benefactor and the sponsorship of two dedicated entities ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 5:57PM
Tennessee State University professor Dr. Ankit Patras has received two grants totaling $650,000 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Trojan Technologies of Canada, and California-based Aquafine Corporation. The grants will fund r ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 5:15PM
For Morgan State University student-athlete Damali Young three is the magic number, as in she was recently honored with three different accolades for her efforts on and off the field of play. Young, a standout outfielder for the University’s softball team, was named by the Mid-Eastern Athletic Confe ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:51PM
Xavier University of Louisiana announced Thursday the signing of two men's basketball transfers. That increases the Gold Rush's recruiting class to five for the 2019-20 season.
The most recent XULA signees are:
• Drew Buggs, a 6-foot-6 f ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:40PM
U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Alabama, announced on Wednesday that $70 million in federal funding will be made available to both public and private Historically Black Colleges and Universities for loan deferment and facilities renovation.
The House pa ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:37PM
A new grant at Alcorn State University that focuses on preparing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) students to enter the field of education will lead them a step closer to their dream.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) a ...
Posted Thursday, June 20th 2019 at 5:12PM