McDonald’s has a longstanding relationship with HBCUs and is proud to offer opportunities to outstanding students for their dedication to school and community. Over the weekend the legendary brand awarded two $10,000 McDonald’s Black & Positively Gol ...
Posted Monday, October 7th 2019 at 7:02PM
North Carolina A&T women’s senior G’Jasmyne Butler won her second consecutive race as she claimed first place at the Robert Shumake HBCU Challenge Saturday morning in 5k cross country action at the Wake Med Soccer Park.
As a team, the men’s cr ...
Posted Sunday, October 6th 2019 at 8:27PM
When Jacquita Johnson graduated from Texas Southern University with a degree in health administration in 2017, she knew that being a change agent – and improving people’s lives – was in her future. She found the perfect avenue to make that happen – j ...
Posted Tuesday, October 1st 2019 at 7:39PM
The Florida A&M University men’s golf team captured the 2019 HBCU Invitational Golf Classic on Saturday at the Summergrove Golf Club after firing a two-day total of 576.
The Rattlers dominated the event, winning by seven strokes over Prairie View A&M. The Rattlers shot an even-par 576.
Posted Sunday, September 29th 2019 at 9:34PM
By Gabrielle Darko • Spelman Contributor
“I encourage everyone to pay attention to the issues that matter to you, from jobs and the economy, to education and our schools, to criminal justice reform. Whatever it is that you care about, make sure you use your voice.” Those words were spoken by ...
Posted Sunday, September 29th 2019 at 5:43PM
CIAA Commissioner Jacqie McWilliams considers spades a part of the HBCU and African-American community across the country. SCW file photo
CHARLOTTE – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association announced a partnership with PremiumSpades that will bring an officially ...
Posted Sunday, September 29th 2019 at 5:34PM
The 30-year, $70 million loan is from the U.S. Department of Education.
Posted By: Ashley Thusius
Alabama A&M University has secured funding to construct an event center, continue renovations to the fine arts building and pave select campus ...
Posted Sunday, September 29th 2019 at 5:31PM
We are pleased to announce that the University of Nebraska Lincoln is accepting applications for our annual New Storytellers: Summer Institute for Digital Ethnic Studies. This innovative, interdisciplinary, and collaborative two-week program will bring together scholars from Minority Serving Institu ...
Posted Friday, September 27th 2019 at 4:02PM
As a basketball and swimming star in high school, Dax Hill had his pick of colleges and sports.
Because swimming always came first, he signed with the University of Texas before learning that UC Santa Barbra in California was interested in him for b ...
Posted Friday, September 27th 2019 at 2:01PM
FAMU and Southern was highly anticipated after a seven-year hiatus. And the game did not disappoint.
Image courtesy of Vaughn Wilson
There are rivals that are rivals because you are close. There are rivals that are rivals because you play every ...
Posted Monday, September 23rd 2019 at 2:24PM
The Thurgood Marshall College and Hennessy launched a new HBCU graduate student program called Hennessy Fellows. Thanks to a $10 million investment from Hennessy over the next ten years, TMCF will select 10 high-achieving, high-potential HBCU graduate students and provide soft skill resources, corpo ...
Posted Thursday, September 19th 2019 at 4:02PM
Alcorn to officially retire No. 9 jersey on Steve “Air II” McNair Day October 26, partners with McNair Family to host Celebrating the Legacy endowment gala.
In celebration of the legacy of NFL and college football legend, Steve “Air II” McNair, Al ...
Posted Monday, September 16th 2019 at 3:05PM
N.C. A&T Remains No. 1 Public HBCU, Ranked Among National Universities in U.S. News
EAST GREENSBORO, N.C. (Sept. 9, 2019) – North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University moved up in the newly released U.S. News & World Report “Best Co ...
Posted Thursday, September 12th 2019 at 4:42PM
Who: North Carolina Central University Department of Theatre and Never Stop Productions
What: “A Need Fulfilled” tells the story of the 600 brave black women who fought for the right to serve their country as nurses in World War II. The musical dr ...
Posted Wednesday, September 11th 2019 at 10:52AM