Livingstone College faculty member and recent children’s book author, Dr. Da’Tarvia Parrish, was selected to attend the “Black Girls Write” UNCF/Mellon Faculty Teaching and Learning Institute at Hampton University.
She was among 16 applicants sele ...
Posted Friday, September 14th 2018 at 12:27PM
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) announced today an investment of $325,000 toward the Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) Sustainability Village expansion. The investment will fund the construction of three new buildings an ...
Posted Friday, September 14th 2018 at 12:17PM
Dr. James A. Anderson, Chancellor of Fayetteville State University (FSU), and Dr. Randy Parker, President of Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC), signed an agreement today that allows GTCC graduates to complete an online bachelor's degree at ...
Posted Friday, September 14th 2018 at 11:55AM
Rhythm Weekend: Two awesome dance festivals to attend this weekend!
WHAT: ASU sponsors two dance festivals, Alabama Minority Choreographers & Alabama Festival of Ballet.
WHEN: Friday-Saturday, Sept. 14 - 15; see below for dates and times for bot ...
Posted Thursday, September 13th 2018 at 6:04PM
Alcorn State University continues to garner a number of scholar students in record numbers.
For the third consecutive year, enrollment is up at the University with a total of 3,753 students, which is a 5 percent increase from last year’s total (3, ...
Posted Thursday, September 13th 2018 at 3:44PM
Dr. Joseph Carter Corbin, principal of Branch Normal College (now the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff) is among the 2018 list of inductees into the Ohio Civil Rights Hall of Fame. The posthumous honor will be received on Corbin’s behalf by nominator and AM&N alumna Dr. Gladys Turner Finney.
Posted Thursday, September 13th 2018 at 12:50PM
Fort Valley State University students are putting their hands to work with the latest technology in animal health.
The Department of Veterinary Science and Public Health procured funding for a SynDaver Synthetic Canine, making FVSU the first school in Georgia to receive this model.
Housed at F ...
Posted Thursday, September 13th 2018 at 12:41PM
Born into a family of 10 children in agrarian Lake Providence, La., Jeanette Felton was a breadwinner before she even learned to read at grade level.
She had very little choice, she recalls.
“I missed a lot of classes in school since I was th ...
Posted Thursday, September 13th 2018 at 12:29PM
by LaMont Jones
Diverse Issues in Higher Education
Dr. Brian K. Blount began to sense at a young age that ministry may be a calling in his life, but he didn’t foresee his future vocation taking him into the realm of teaching.
Fast forward to t ...
Posted Thursday, September 13th 2018 at 11:05AM
New Season Features the Return of Award-Winning Syndicated Radio Personality Rickey Smiley, Along with his Crew Da Brat, Porsha Williams, Juicy, Headkrack and Gary with Da Tea
Hit Series Returns on Tuesdays at 8 p.m. ET/7C, Premiering October 30
TV One announced today that production is ...
Posted Wednesday, September 12th 2018 at 7:40PM
A video of a tense encounter between four black students and a white man in Florida has prompted a police investigation after it went viral on Twitter.
The video, posted by one of the students of Florida A&M University, Isiah Butterfield, shows th ...
Posted Wednesday, September 12th 2018 at 4:54PM
Governor Edwards announces $2 million match for facilities
Entergy has partnered with Southern University to further support their mutual commitment to developing engineering talent for the future. A $2 million grant to Southern University from En ...
Posted Wednesday, September 12th 2018 at 11:50AM
Fisk University is excited to announce a $3 million gift from Dallas Businessman and Philanthropist Roland G. Parrish, one of the largest gifts in the school’s history. This historic gift will fund the construction of the new Roland G. Parrish Cente ...
Posted Wednesday, September 12th 2018 at 11:33AM
September is Passport Awareness Month. Last year Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) was able to sponsor more than 400 students with passports to Study Abroad and the Prairie View A&M Foundation is hoping to exceed that effort on November 15, 2018, during International Education Week.
The Prairie ...
Posted Wednesday, September 12th 2018 at 10:13AM
Alcorn State University’s popularity amongst students continues to rise, as the university continues to be one of the nation’s most recognized institutions of higher learning.
Alcorn State University ranks number 21st on U. S. News & World Report’ ...
Posted Tuesday, September 11th 2018 at 1:54PM