KIPP DC Lead Academy is a non-profit, independently owned, tuition-free charter public school that is open to all students, including those with disabilities. It runs with more flexibility than traditional public schools in exchange for increased acc ...
Posted Tuesday, May 8th 2018 at 10:13PM
Marc Morial, president and CEO of the National Urban League since 2003, will deliver the keynote address during Johnson C. Smith University’s Commencement Exercises 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 20, 2018. The ceremony will take place at Bojangles Coliseum, ...
Posted Tuesday, May 8th 2018 at 3:13PM
Committed to supporting the health of students, faculty and staff, Cheyney University has made a multi-year commitment to Partnership for a Healthier America’s Healthier Campus Initiative.
Today, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania has agreed to ma ...
Posted Monday, May 7th 2018 at 8:33PM
Growing up in a family of soccer enthusiasts, Ali Salvador, a Waterloo Ontario, Canada native, was bound to fall in love with the sport. At the young age of four, the future Alcorn State University soccer team standout began her journey with the help ...
Posted Friday, May 4th 2018 at 2:35PM
The purpose of the annual HBCU Battle of the Brains competition is to promote talented business and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) students while connecting them with some of the country's top employers. It was during the co ...
Posted Friday, May 4th 2018 at 2:32PM
In 1976, Lawrence Pillers received the chance of a lifetime when the New York Jets selected him in the 11th round of the NFL Draft. Despite not finishing his degree program, Pillers jumped at the chance to turn his NFL dreams into reality.
"When I ...
Posted Friday, May 4th 2018 at 2:30PM
The Boggs African American Research Library is looking for businesses and organizations to help donate books and literature to help stock the library. Located in Keysville, GA, the Boggs African American Research Library combines the Black Youth Heri ...
Posted Thursday, May 3rd 2018 at 7:39PM
Why Take a Job When You Can Build A Career? Make Your Move!
So, you’ve graduated and been in the workforce for the past couple of years. What’s next? How can you accelerate your success in today’s rapidly evolving market? How can you carve out a rewarding and lucrative professional future for you ...
Posted Thursday, May 3rd 2018 at 6:46PM
by Charles Blatcher, III - Chairman, National Coalition of Black Veteran Organizations
Wilberforce University is the oldest Black University in the nation. Founded in 1856 and named in honor of the 18th Century abolitionist William Wilberforce, t ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 5:48PM
Students Will Have Opportunities to Produce Original Shows & Learn Broadcasting Skills
Bowie State University will launch its new internet radio studio, WBSU Bulldog Radio, on Tuesday, April 24 at 11 a.m., with a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony, li ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 5:24PM
ASU students receive prestigious national & regional honors for the last five out of six years -
The theatre and dance students at Alabama State University have each won top-honors again. This is the fifth time in the last six years that ASU's stu ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 5:02PM
Help a fellow HBCU Alumnus’ Political Campaign in a small way. Take the $5 Challenge and be a part of Change that makes a Positive Difference!
Hope everyone is doing well and in good spirit. As an HBCU Alumnus, originally from Bridgeport, CT with ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 4:09PM
The reign of current Miss Alcorn State University, Kristina Brown and Student Government Association (SGA) President, Patrick Herbert is coming to a close, and the seniors are thankful for their time as student leaders. As they prepare to reap the be ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 4:03PM
After being accepted into seven of the country's best law schools, Joy Applewhite, a senior who will earn a bachelor's degree in psychology during Saturday's 2018 Spring Commencement Exercise at Alcorn State University, has chosen the school that wil ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 3:56PM
Sold-out event featured journalist Tamron Hall and musical guest En Vogue
Texas Southern University (TSU) held its The Maroon and Gray Affair on Saturday, April 28 at the Marriott Marquis Houston and raised in $1 million in funding for deserving T ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 3:12PM
Washington, D.C.—Today, Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, co-chair of the Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus, (D-NC) and Caucus member Congressman Mark Walker (R-NC), announced that Blue Cross and Blue Shield North Carol ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 3:08PM
WHAT: Art created by ASU's students will be selected/purchased for Jackson Hospital's permanent art collection.
WHEN: (May 2) at 2 p.m.
WHERE: ASU's Tullibody Fine Arts Center (room 244) on the corner of S. Jackson St. & N. University Dr.
An ol ...
Posted Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 at 3:05PM
The College Consensus has ranked Alcorn State University number seven on its 2018 Best Historically Black Colleges and Universities list.
Alcorn is the list’s top public HBCU in the nation, top-ranked Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) school ...
Posted Tuesday, May 1st 2018 at 5:12PM
Samuel Owusu, a senior biology major from Philadelphia, was presented the Provost’s Award for Leadership at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania’s Honors and Awards Convocation held April 19 in the auditorium of the Marian Anderson Music Center.
Posted Tuesday, May 1st 2018 at 4:28PM
From June 2 - July 27, ASU hosts both the traditional summer camp and the very unique and special camp
Summer camp season is looming just ahead of us, and now is a great time to do a preview news story so that your consumers are educated on what c ...
Posted Tuesday, May 1st 2018 at 3:36PM
The graduation event will be divided into two ceremonies.
Alabama State University will hold its 297th Commencement Exercises on May 12 (Saturday), at 9:45 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. in the ASU Dunn-Oliver Acadome with ASU alumnus (Class of 2007) Duncan K ...
Posted Monday, April 30th 2018 at 4:17PM
One of Mississippi's most notable educational leaders will speak during Alcorn State University's 2018 Spring Commencement Exercise.
Christy Pickering, who serves on the Mississippi Board of Trustees of the State Institutions of Higher Learning (I ...
Posted Thursday, April 26th 2018 at 8:00PM
Texas Southern University President Austin Lane and First Lady Loren Lane are hosting their second annual signature event, The Maroon and Gray Affair on April 28, 2018, at the Marriott Marquis in downtown Houston. This major social event is a fundrai ...
Posted Thursday, April 26th 2018 at 7:53PM
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania President Aaron A. Walton has announced today that Vice President of Economic Development and Dean of the Newton Campus at Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC) and alumnus Dr. Irvin Clark will deliver the keyno ...
Posted Thursday, April 26th 2018 at 4:05PM
Eunique Jones Gibson, an award-winning content creator, director and speaker who founded the iconic Because of Them We Can photo campaign, will return to her alma mater to address about 600 Bowie State University graduates and their families at the s ...
Posted Wednesday, April 25th 2018 at 8:32PM