PITCHER OF THE WEEK
#8 Kayla Robins, Chowan
(Sr., P - Mathews County, VA)
Kayla Robins ran her season strikeout total to 295 after a 1-1 week. The senior pitched her first loss since March 25th after falling to BSU in extra innings on Friday, April 21st. The winning runs were unearned. ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 11:13AM
By Craig McCarthy | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
EDISON -- One of World War II's Tuskegee Airmen will lead the township's 55th Annual Memorial Day Parade this year.
Charles Nolley, a 99-year-old Edison resident, has been named the Grand Marshall in the upcoming parade, Mayor Thomas Lan ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 11:05AM
Dr. Stephanie Dance-Barnes knows that science starts in the lab.
“When students take the lead in developing the types of experiments that are conducted in the research-based laboratory, they gain a better understanding of scientific concepts,” says Dance-Barnes (left), an associate professor of b ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:54AM
By D. Aileen Dodd
Interest in the Morehouse College Rugby Club is growing as athletes and national supporters rally to help the winning team become more competitive in the sport. The club recently received a donation of sports equipment from ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:51AM
Hornets and Cheyney will meet for the first time in school history
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Alabama State University Director of Athletics Melvin Hines announced the Hornets football program will host Cheyney University for the 94th annual Turkey Day Classic at ASU Stadium.
Kickoff is set fo ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:46AM
Local filmmakers at Georgia Film Academy turn their lens to good works
By Jessica Leigh Lebos
LAST FALL, when Will Martin and Kareem McMichael were enrolled in the Georgia Film Academy at Savannah Technica ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:44AM
Yudika Rodriguez wins individual medalist award
For the fifth consecutive year, Bethune-Cookman Women's Golf captured the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Women's Golf Showcase title on Tuesday afternoon at Crosswinds Golf Club. The two-round, two-day event was hosted by Savannah State Univ ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:40AM
The Southern University System received a MERLOT Stewardship Award at the INNOVATE 2017 International Conference, co-sponsored by the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) and the Multimedia Educational Resources for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) global organization, April 5-7, 2017 in New Orlean ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:34AM
Dr. Dennis Thomas former Alcorn all SWAC, all American scholar- athlete and current commissioner of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference will be the Keynote speaker for the Braves Breakfast of Champions.
This second annual celebratory breakfast wi ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:31AM
Paine College swept the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Baseball Weekly Honors with Gabriel Guzman being named Player of the Week and Adam Martin selected as Pitcher of the Week, announced Tuesday by the conference office.
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:29AM
The Wiley College baseball team had no answer for No. 13 Texas Wesleyan's pitchers in 5-0 and 9-0 losses Tuesday.
The Wildcats (8-37) recorded two hits in each game – all singles. Luis Santiago (FR/Salinas, Puerto, Rico) and Oswaldo Palacios (SR/H ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:21AM
With the booming film business in Atlanta, actors are looking for ways to stand out from the competition. In fact, many are now taking singing classes to increase their chances of getting the right role.
The increased interest in singing has kept ...
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:12AM
We are marching to the beat of life's drum.
Wednesday always seems to be the longest
day of the week.
Love is here to pull you along.
Love will help create a clear path
for you to follow.
Love is Mother Earth. Let her infiltrate into
Posted Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at 10:06AM
The Albany State University director of athletics has selected a new head coach for the university’s Golden Rams Football Program. Gabe Giardina, offensive coordinator and offensive line coach at Charleston Southern University, begins his head coaching duties at ASU April 24, 2017.
Giardina, se ...
Posted Tuesday, April 25th 2017 at 11:13AM
By Eric Stirgus
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Pierre Agudze, a student at Clark Atlanta University, takes notes during his calculus class at school in Atlanta, Georgia, on April 17, 2017. Clark Atlanta has the highest student debt in the stat ...
Posted Tuesday, April 25th 2017 at 11:10AM
By D. Aileen Dodd
The Morehouse College Debate Team has won an international first place title and a trip to Paris after defeating Vanderbilt University in the final round at the Lafayette Debates North American Championship in Washington D.C.
The historic victory, which comes with a tra ...
Posted Tuesday, April 25th 2017 at 11:03AM
by University of the District of Columbia - College of Arts and Sciences
Date and Time
Fri, April 28, 2017
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM EDT
University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Theater of ...
Posted Tuesday, April 25th 2017 at 11:00AM
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Central State University
University Student Center, second floor
Summary: Chancellor John Carey, of the Ohio Department of Higher Education, will join Central State University President Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond and the CSU Board of Trustees for a major anno ...
Posted Tuesday, April 25th 2017 at 10:36AM
By D. Aileen Dodd
Van Jones, a CNN political correspondent and former White House policy adviser to President Barack Obama, will be guest speaker for Morehouse College’s 133rd Commencement Ceremony.
Jones is the host of The Messy Truth, a ...
Posted Tuesday, April 25th 2017 at 10:33AM
Name: Shirley Townsend
HBCU attended: Fayetteville State University
Hometown: Fayetteville, NC
Shirley’s experience at Fayetteville State University: My experience was very rewarding. I was able to learn life skills and also gain beneficial ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 1:30PM
One of Baltimore's favorite basketball sons is coming home and he's going to coach an HBCU. Juan Dixon, a Maryland legend and former NBA player, has been hired to take over as the coach at Coppin State, according to the Baltimore Sun.
The 38-year-old just finished his first season as a head coac ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 12:00PM
The Lady Tigers of Texas Southern University maintained their hold on first place in the Southwestern Athletic Conference's West Division after splitting Saturday's doubleheader with Prairie View A&M.
The Lady Tigers rolled to a 7-3 win in Satu ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:58AM
The Gold Team came out victorious by a score of 20-10 on Saturday, April 22, in the 2017 edition of the Bethune-Cookman Football Maroon and Gold Spring Showcase housed at Municipal Stadium.
Redshirt junior quarterback Larry Brihm Jr. threw for ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:55AM
The Paine College Board of Trustees unanimously selected Dr. Jerry L. Hardee as the finalist to become the next president of Paine.
Dr. Hardee, retired college president and educator, was one of two finalists under consideration. At the conclusio ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:47AM