Morehouse College will mark its 151st anniversary this week with a special lineup of festivities that will include alumni events, an 80s vs. 90s throwback concert featuring Tony! Toni! Toné!, and a speech by business and entertainment moguls who are ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 4:41PM
ITTA BENA, Miss.— Judge Latrice A. Westbrooks left a charge to the Mississippi Valley State University community Thursday to not only learn about history but embrace it.
“When I was thinking about today’s theme, ‘Heritage and Horizons: E ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 4:35PM
President Brenda A. Allen recently joined Jessica Henderson Daniel, president of the American Psychological Association, in Washington, D.C., for a discussion panel on African American women and their contributions to the field of psychology.
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 3:11PM
Krishun Lovelace, Mr. LeMoyne-Owen College, wins national Mr. HBCU crown Mr. LeMoyne-Owen College Krishun Lovelace added another title to his name Saturday (Feb. 3) when he was crowned Mr. HBCU during the 14th Annual Mister HBCU Kings’ Leadership Con ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 2:51PM
Our friends at Langston University are hosting their second annual
National HBCU Softball Classic coming up in March. Langston athletic director Donnita Drain Rogers and Head Football Coach Quinton Morgan about his big event and all the colleges an ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 2:40PM
Lane College is excited to announce that our 4th Annual Founder’s Day Scholarship Dinner and Gala will feature Gospel Legend Yolanda Adams on Sunday, March 4, 2017, at 3:00 p.m., in the J.F. Lane Health and Physical Education Building on campus. Th ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 2:31PM
Kentucky State University and Hope Street formally announced their partnership in the creation of the Opportunity Access Network Feb. 15 on the University campus.
Kentucky State University President M. Christopher Brown II said the partnership wil ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 2:12PM
Around JCSU, people talk about the Lumber Company—but until recently it had little to do with hardwood. The Lumber Company, a group of gridiron alumni, are famed for supporting JCSU football and providing some of the best tailgating to be found at th ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 12:51PM
By Sherry Shephard
Mr. Charles Steele Jr., President/CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), will be the featured speaker for Jarvis Christian College's Black History Month Program on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. The program wil ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 12:37PM
Abdoulaye Ba jumped up and down with excitement after checking his email in an empty JSU computer lab on Friday, Feb. 1. The junior political science major was unable to curb his elation or hide the smile plastered across his face.
Ba had just fin ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 12:27PM
Howard University School of Divinity (HUSD) has been named a winner on The Center for Faith and Service’s “Seminaries that Change the World” Class of 2017-18 list.
Howard University School of Divinity (HUSD) has been named a winner on The Center ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 11:53AM
Here at Hinds Community College there is an employee who goes above and beyond for his students. At this person’s request, he (or she!) shall remain anonymous.
Hailing from the coast, this person attended a private high school and went on to atten ...
Posted Friday, February 16th 2018 at 11:42AM
Children 10 years old and younger and their parents are invited to come out and celebrate a day of Easter fun. Hampton University and Pomoco Auto Group will host the 13th Annual Easter by-the-Bay E-G-G-stravaganza on Sat., March 31, from noon to 3 ...
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 1:38PM
Local “Pay It Forward” Internship application
Before you begin the application, it is critical you read the rules and guidelines. The official rules attached will help you answer the questions in the application.
When completing the internship ...
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 1:23PM
Jo Ann Robinson was born to farmers near Colloden, GA. Her high school’s valedictorian, she graduated from Fort Valley State College in 1947 and earned a master’s degree from Atlanta University. After teaching in Macon and Texas, she became a faculty ...
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 12:50PM
FAMU headed to Los Angeles, California this past weekend to recruit the next generation of Rattlers and continue its focus on promoting tech education and tech entrepreneurship during events in Silicon Valley.
President Larry Robinson, Ph.D., Vic ...
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 12:32PM
Fisk University has announced a $1 million gift from Robert W. Norton, a retired Pfizer executive and member of the Fisk University Board of Trustees, and his wife Janice. The Norton’s gift will be used to provide scholarships for deserving students. ...
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 12:05PM
Jazz Singer, Songwriter and Cellist Shana Tucker will headline Fayetteville State University's (FSU) Smooth Jazz Flow II concert, featuring Fayetteville renowned jazz saxophonist, Reggie Codrington on Feb. 18, 6 p.m. at the J.W. Seabrook Auditorium.
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 11:27AM
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Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 10:57AM
In observance of Black History Month, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management's (OPM), Recruitment Policy and Outreach Office (RPO) and the OPM Chapter of Blacks In Government are hosting the Federal HBCU Student Symposium. The Symposium will take place February 27, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m ...
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 10:50AM
Fayetteville State University's Brittany Worthy has been named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (CIAA) Bowler of the Month while Amaree Durfee of Virginia Union University earns Rookie Bowler of the Month for the third time this season ...
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 10:34AM
The Hampton University Engineering Design Team earned first place during the Advancing Minorities’ Interest in Engineering (AMIE) Design Challenge as part of the Black Engineer of the Year Awards annual conference Feb. 9.
“Congratulations to thes ...
Posted Thursday, February 15th 2018 at 10:31AM
The Tom Joyner Foundation recently announced that Elizabeth City State University has been selected “School of the Month” for February 2018. The designation will help provide additional dollars to ECSU students who need financial assistance to comple ...
Posted Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 3:31PM
Gregory and Toni Joesph met through social media when they were both students at Prairie View A&M University. The newlyweds recently tied the know August 6, 2017, in Houston, TX after a memorable proposal. Greg visited Toni in New York during her int ...
Posted Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 3:12PM
February is Black History Month, a month-long celebration remembering the important contributions that African Americans have made in our nation's history.
In honor of Black History Month, News with a Twist is featuring the people and places of Ne ...
Posted Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 2:43PM