Johnson C. Smith University is proud to announce that the Tomorrow is What WE Make It comprehensive campaign—launched in 2010 by the JCSU Board of Trustees, with a $150-million goal—has secured gifts and commitments totaling $159.4 million as of Dec. ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 6:15PM
Today, Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, co-chair of the Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus, led a letter to Education and Workforce Committee Chairwoman Virginia Foxx highlighting her concerns for HBCUs and other Minori ...
Posted Tuesday, December 12th 2017 at 3:11PM
Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12), founder and co-chair of the Bipartisan Congressional Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus, was awarded an honorary degree from her alma mater, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State ...
Posted Monday, December 11th 2017 at 6:41PM
Texas Southern University (TSU) is releasing its fall performance measures through its agency submission of the 84th regular session of the Automated Budget and Evaluation System of Texas (ABEST). The report indicates significant growth in full-time ...
Posted Monday, December 11th 2017 at 2:53PM
Graduates at Alcorn State University reached the milestone of earning a college degree during this semester’s graduation ceremony.
The 2017 Fall Commencement was held Friday, Dec. 8 at the Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex. Dr. Donzell Lee, provost an ...
Posted Friday, December 8th 2017 at 7:37PM
Many of us like to tip a little extra during the holiday season. But it can be confusing to decide how much to give to whom. Follow these guidelines for appropriate holiday tipping.
Cash or gifts?
The experts at Emily Post recommend giving cash tips to service providers—like babysitters, doormen ...
Posted Thursday, December 7th 2017 at 3:19PM
Biology majors Chloe Rogers, senior, and Chania Tripp, sophomore, were just selected to participate in Brookhaven National Laboratory’s Winter College Mini-Semester Program taking place January 8-12, 2018 in Upton, New York. The two were selected as ...
Posted Thursday, December 7th 2017 at 2:19PM
Gospel superstar, TSU alumna Yolanda Adams to serve as Winter Commencement speaker.
Yolanda Adams, a Grammy Award-winning Gospel singer, will address graduates at Texas Southern University’s Winter Commencement on Saturday, December 16, 2017.
Posted Wednesday, December 6th 2017 at 6:50PM
WHEN: FRIDAY (Dec. 8), at 3 p.m.
WHERE: The ASU Dunn-Oliver Acadome.
Alabama State University is hosting its 293rd Commencement Exercises this Friday (Dec. 8), at 3 p.m. (the processional begins at 2:45 p.m.) at the ASU Dunn-Oliver Acadome with A ...
Posted Wednesday, December 6th 2017 at 3:50PM
Alcorn State University continues to receive recognition as a premier university for its scholarship offerings and low student loan debt.
Alcorn is ranked number four on The Student Loan Report’s 2017 Public Colleges with the Most Creative Arts Sc ...
Posted Wednesday, December 6th 2017 at 3:28PM
Texas Southern University has partnered with the Education Advisory Board (EAB), a research and technology company based in Washington, D.C., to improve the outcome of the University’s top priority – student success and completion.
EAB’s Student ...
Posted Tuesday, December 5th 2017 at 8:23PM
Dr. Johnny Sanders, Jr., and Dr. Rubye Coleman-Sanders who graduated from Alabama State University with bachelor’s degrees (1970, 1971, respectively) in teacher education, have created a legacy endowed scholarship in their names for first-generat ...
Posted Tuesday, December 5th 2017 at 8:21PM
Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC) and Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL), co-chairs of the Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus, sent a letter extending an invitation to Johnathan Holifield, the newly appointed Executive ...
Posted Tuesday, December 5th 2017 at 8:19PM
Students from seven historically black colleges and universities in North Carolina organized to spread the importance of voting in local elections through get-out-to-vote rallies on their campuses. HBCU Democracy Fellows with Common Cause NC helped o ...
Posted Tuesday, December 5th 2017 at 3:41PM
One of Alcorn State University’s own will address graduating scholars during the university’s fall commencement.
Dr. Donzell Lee, who serves as the executive vice president for the Office of Academic Affairs and provost, will deliver the keynote s ...
Posted Thursday, November 30th 2017 at 4:50PM
by Bresean Davidson, intern at Oakwood University
Participants from the U.S. Department of State's Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative will be taking part in an event at Oakwood University, hosted by Global Ties Alabama.
As part of the eve ...
Posted Thursday, November 30th 2017 at 3:34PM
Revenue officials will discuss Alabama business tax legislation & answer questions relating to tax law and filing in Alabama
ASU's Small Business Development Center offers expert/professional assistance to businesses in the River Region -
Posted Wednesday, November 29th 2017 at 3:13PM
The Alabama State University Mighty Marching Hornets band has received an invitation to participate in the 2019 Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, California. This Rose Bowl-connected event is a celebration more than a century old.
As one of ...
Posted Wednesday, November 29th 2017 at 3:07PM
Part of the commemoration of the 62nd Anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
WHEN: Monday (Dec. 4) from 6 - 8 p.m.
WHERE: First Baptist Church, 347 North Ripley Street, across from the MPD headquarters.
Alabama State University's National C ...
Posted Wednesday, November 29th 2017 at 2:58PM
Two of Alcorn State University’s most accomplished athletes are headed to the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Hall of Fame.
Roynell Young and James Williams are among nine other heralded SWAC athletes who will be inducted into the invitati ...
Posted Tuesday, November 28th 2017 at 3:27PM
ASU's National Center for the Study of Civil Rights & African-American Culture promotes our rich civil rights history
WHAT: ASU's National Center Hosts its "Annual Patron's Legacy Gala."
WHEN: Dec. 8 (Friday), from 8 p.m. - Midnight.
WHERE: RSA ...
Posted Tuesday, November 28th 2017 at 3:25PM
Marc H. Morial, president and CEO of the nation’s largest civil rights organization, the National Urban League, will address about 380 Bowie State University graduates and their families at the winter commencement. The ceremony is set to take place F ...
Posted Monday, November 27th 2017 at 5:34PM
ASU'S Turkey Day Classic Event Schedule
- It Kicks-Off Tuesday @ 7:30 a.m. with its Business & Community Breakfast at The Renaissance Hotel -
- The ASU Turkey Day Classic Week Features a Host of Exciting Homecoming Festivities & Fun for the Whole ...
Posted Monday, November 20th 2017 at 3:17PM
Dr. Dwalah Fisher was selected as one of the nine class members to be inducted into the 2017 Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Hall of Fame. The enshrinement ceremony will take place on Nov. 30 at The Westin Galleria in Houston.
Fisher, who ...
Posted Friday, November 17th 2017 at 8:28PM
Stanley Nelson, the preeminent storyteller of the African-American experience and Firelight Films, the award-winning production company committed to making films about pivotal events, movements, and people in American history, unveil a new full-lengt ...
Posted Friday, November 17th 2017 at 5:17PM