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
WHEN: April 4- April 8, 2018
NORTH CAROLINA A&T UNIVERSITY
JOHNSON C SMITH UNIVERSITY
CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY
FLORIDA A&M UNIVERSITY
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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
The Delaware State University Board of Trustees has welcomed its newest member with the swearing of Norman D. Griffiths, a retired DuPont attorney and Wilmington City Council member.
Appointed by Gov. John Carney, Mr. Griffiths was sworn in by Tom ...
Posted Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 2:23PM
To kick off its celebration of Black History Month, Medgar Evers College recognized a woman whose fight for social justice celebrates the legacy of the institution’s namesake, Medgar Wiley Evers. The College honored L. Joy Williams, President of the ...
Posted Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 2:14PM
The 2018 theme, “African Americans in Times of War,” commemorates the centennial of the end of the First World War in 1918 and explores the complex meanings and implications of this global struggle. The First World War was termed initially by many as ...
Posted Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 1:58PM
Coahoma Football worked hard from sunrise to sunset on National Signing Day. Head Coach Steven Miller and his coaching staff have come up big in bringing in some of the best talent in America. The program has signed 25 prospects in the recruiting cla ...
Posted Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 11:13AM
What will you do to express Love on this designated Love Day?
Let Cupid lead your way. Invite Cupid into your heart, mind and
Cupid will help you spark that Love Fire!
Use nature to show Love. Go grab some sticks of wood and send
Posted Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 8:00AM
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - Friday, February 23, 2018
Save the Date: Du Bois King Symposium
A two-day symposium examining race and economic inequality on the 150th anniversary of the birth of W.E.B. Du Bois and the 50th anniversary of the ...
Posted Tuesday, February 13th 2018 at 3:13PM
Claflin University welcomed more than 120 high-achieving high school seniors to its historic campus for the sixth annual “Become a Visionary Leader Day” last Saturday, at the W.V. Middleton Fine Arts Center. The event introduced exceptional scholars ...
Posted Tuesday, February 13th 2018 at 3:03PM
In a stunning performance, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania’s Honda Campus All-Star team, placed third at the National Qualifying Tournament of the 29th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC), held on February 3 at the University of The D ...
Posted Tuesday, February 13th 2018 at 2:56PM
Christopher and Chernitra Kyle met at freshman orientation in 1992 while she was moving into her room in Collins/Suarez Hall; her roommate just happened to be the friend he was visiting. After five years of dating, on Feb. 8, 2001, Chris proposed to her and they married June 8, 2002. Fifteen y ...
Posted Tuesday, February 13th 2018 at 2:19PM