By: Michael McLendon
People suffering from brain tumors could receive better medical care as a result of research currently being done by one of Tennessee State University’s leading medical scientists.
Dr. Quincy Quick, TSU associate pro ...
Posted Monday, December 18th 2017 at 9:54AM
One of Alabama State University's acclaimed experts on cancer research and its director of the ASU Cancer Biology Research and Training (CBRT) - Dr. Manoj Mishra - has received a grant to teach a course on Cancer Health Disparity at the Global Initiatives of Academic Network Program (GIAN) in India ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 11:00AM
Virgil Davison, one of four from Xavier University of Louisiana in double figures, scored 20 points Wednesday to lead the Gold Rush in an 83-71 men's basketball victory against Carver.
Davison made a season-high-tying five 3-pointers to help the Gold Rush (7-4) snap a two-game losing streak ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 10:53AM
International students with legal status in the United States should not be worried about the new travel ban, says a public policy expert at Tennessee State University.
Dr. Michael Harris, dean of the College of Public Service and a longtime expert on Middle Eastern polit ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 10:49AM
Prior to speaking to the 142nd graduating class of Alabama Agricultural & Mechanical University on December 8 at the Von Braun Center, Dr. Leslie Pollard, President of Oakwood University, was awarded the Presidential Medallion of Alabama A&M University, for "Influential and Innovative Leadership."
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 10:32AM
Delaware State University will hold its annual December Commencement at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16 in the Memorial Hall Gymnasium.
Media representatives who plan to cover the graduation ceremony, should contact Carlos Holmes on his mobile phone at (302) 399-5972 upon arriving at the campus to arra ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 10:28AM
Do you dread being asked to stand up in front of the class and read something, whether it is something out of a book or a paper you have written yourself? As long as this fright isn’t completely debilitating, it isn’t going to take years of psycholog ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 2:40PM
Growing up on Chicago’s south side, Modteets Williams dreamed of achieving fame and fortune as a professional basketball player.
These days, Williams sees entrepreneurship as his path to success, and he’s traded in his basketball sneakers for a business plan.
Williams opened Mod’s Market, ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 1:24PM
Five MEC students were selected to attend the recent Thurgood Marshall Leadership Institute in Washington, D.C. and two of them found positions through the award-winning national program.
The Institute exists to develop students’ leadership skills, create a community of scholars and provide compa ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 1:18PM
On Doing Less to Get More
Jocko Willink is an intimidating looking man (see above). He’s also intimidatingly impressive. He’s a former Navy Seal who was awarded a Bronze and Silver Star in Iraq while leading Task Force Bruiser: the most decorated special forces unit in that war. He recently wrote ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 12:32PM
Originally from the Bahamas, Aliyah “Mamapain” Najm found her passion for cuisine while working at her parents’ restaurant. She eventually moved to Tallahassee, Florida where she and her then husband opened a seafood restaurant. Aliyah quickly became ...
Posted Tuesday, December 12th 2017 at 10:58AM
BY ANTON LUCANUS
There has been an increased discussion about the relevance of GPA after graduation, specifically a Bachelor’s/Undergraduate degree. Most articles, however, offer only a one-sided opinion – some justify its importance, while others ...
Posted Monday, December 11th 2017 at 12:03PM
Contact: Michael Tullier, APR
Office of Communications, Public Relations and Marketing
Photo: 5 TU students standing from left to right Cole, Ryce, DeShields, Johnson and Harry
Tuskegee University students from left to right: Cole, Ryce, DeS ...
Posted Tuesday, December 5th 2017 at 12:06PM
Derenzo Thomas, a junior Psychology major at Bethune-Cookman University, has been granted the opportunity to co-lecture at Florida State University. Thomas is eager to begin teaching a Diversity and Inclusion course alongside Shane Whittington, the S ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 5:49PM
Internationally renowned singer-songwriter, record producer and former Tuskegee University student Lionel Richie was among the five artists honored on Sunday, Dec. 3 by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts with its 2017 Kennedy Cent ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 3:27PM
Lane College's 2017 President's Christmas Concert hosted by the Lane College Music Department. The choir was led under the direction of Professor Alexis Rainbow. Produced by the Lane College Mass Communication students. ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 3:24PM
Award-winning journalist Tisha Powell will provide keynote
North Carolina Central University (NCCU) will award approximately 620 diplomas beginning at 9 a.m. on Dec. 9, 2017, recognizing the largest class of Eagles ever to graduate in a fall c ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 3:21PM
Shakera Hall (Jr./Bridgetown, Barbados) of Saint Augustine's University was named HERO Sports D2 Volleyball Fan Choice National Offensive Player of the Year on Thursday, Nov. 30.
Hall beat out four other nominees to win the honor. The winner was ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 2:20PM
If your only interaction with an HBCU (Historically Black College and University) was when Randall and Jack from This Is Us visited Howard University, you’re seriously missing out. HBCUs have given us literary geniuses like Toni Morrison and Zora Nea ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 2:07PM
The Winston-Salem State University Rams women's indoor track & field team got a new era started on the right foot when the team had some solid early performances at the UNC-Greensboro Early Bird Duals. With a young team and under a new head coach, th ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 2:02PM
After averaging 30 points per game, Joshua Hamilton (JR/New Iberia, Louisiana) wins Red River Athletic Conference Player of the Week for November 28-December 3.
This is Wiley College's first basketball player of the week award this season and 19th ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 1:56PM
We’re excited to aanounce EBONY’s 2017-2018 HBCU Campus Queens online competition. Click below to find out more about the dynamic queens representing HBCUs nationwide and vote for your favorite. You are allowed to vote for as many queens as you like. So keep coming back every day.
Voting ends at ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 1:52PM
Essence Wells had a career-high-tying 18 points Saturday, and Xavier University of Louisiana produced its highest scoring second half of the season in a 70-65 women's basketball victory against NAIA No. 13 Our Lady of the Lake.
After traili ...
Posted Monday, December 4th 2017 at 12:09PM
Morgan State University’s Herbert Brewer, Ph.D., a professor in the Department of History and Geography, has received a prestigious Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Dr. Brewer will serve as a 2017–2018 Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow for the Study of Slavery. Th ...
Posted Friday, December 1st 2017 at 10:49AM