Fifty Houston-area high school rising seniors are experiencing a life-changing, week-long program at Texas Southern University this week thanks, in part, to the generosity of an entrepreneurial benefactor and the sponsorship of two dedicated entities ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 5:57PM
Tennessee State University professor Dr. Ankit Patras has received two grants totaling $650,000 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Trojan Technologies of Canada, and California-based Aquafine Corporation. The grants will fund r ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 5:15PM
For Morgan State University student-athlete Damali Young three is the magic number, as in she was recently honored with three different accolades for her efforts on and off the field of play. Young, a standout outfielder for the University’s softball team, was named by the Mid-Eastern Athletic Confe ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:51PM
Xavier University of Louisiana announced Thursday the signing of two men's basketball transfers. That increases the Gold Rush's recruiting class to five for the 2019-20 season.
The most recent XULA signees are:
• Drew Buggs, a 6-foot-6 f ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:40PM
U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Alabama, announced on Wednesday that $70 million in federal funding will be made available to both public and private Historically Black Colleges and Universities for loan deferment and facilities renovation.
The House pa ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:37PM
A new grant at Alcorn State University that focuses on preparing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) students to enter the field of education will lead them a step closer to their dream.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) a ...
Posted Thursday, June 20th 2019 at 5:12PM
The grant awards Apple technology and training at ASU that benefits it, the Montgomery community, MPS & Trenholm State
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) has awarded a $75,000 grant to Alabama State University to infuse Apple technology in ...
Posted Thursday, June 20th 2019 at 5:10PM
Dr. Elfred A. Pinkard, President of Wilberforce University, guest starred this morning on The Breakfast Club, a popular iHeart Radio morning show based in New York and streamed internationally. Dr. Pinkard discussed the critical role of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), as well a ...
Posted Thursday, June 20th 2019 at 11:06AM
Texas Southern University is now home to the region’s first Shared Autonomous Shuttle. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Wednesday morning on the campus of TSU to commemorate the launch between METRO and Texas Southern University in conjunction with ...
Posted Wednesday, June 19th 2019 at 6:52PM
Texas Southern University President Austin A. Lane has been selected as an Honorary Co-Chair for the National Black MBA Association Incorporated’s 41st Annual Conference & Exposition, “Transcend the Power of You – Empowered to Lead, Equipped to Succe ...
Posted Wednesday, June 19th 2019 at 5:42PM
Xavier University of Louisiana has only one finalist for the 2019 HBCU Awards, but she's a good one: Volleyball's Pat Kendrick is in the running for Female Coach of the Year.
Kendrick led the Gold Nuggets to a 26-7 record and tied the school ...
Posted Wednesday, June 19th 2019 at 11:17AM
Central State University has named Christina Coleman as the new head coach of the Lady Marauder volleyball program.
"We are pleased to welcome Christina Coleman to Central State University," said Director of Athletics Tara A. Owens. "Coach Coleman ...
Posted Tuesday, June 18th 2019 at 6:13PM
The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University
From Montgomery to the World:
The Life and Legacy of Nat King Cole,
Legendary African-American Entertainer
Wednesday, June 19 ...
Posted Tuesday, June 18th 2019 at 4:53PM
Delaware State Hornets
Location: Dover, DE
Coach: Rod Milstead (3-8), 2nd year at DSU
Stadium: Alumni Stadium (Capacity: 7,193)
245th: Division I
2018 In A Sentence: After a b ...
Posted Tuesday, June 18th 2019 at 11:46AM
Grant monies earmarked for biomedical research & diversity to train future scientists.
Alabama State University has been awarded a $1.47 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to train minority students to become future scienti ...
Posted Monday, June 17th 2019 at 8:24PM