Sarah Dillard from Atlanta, Georgia, and Marcus Givens from Dublin, Georgia, each received the Presidentfs Second Mile Award at the 192nd commencement ceremony for Savannah State University (SSU) on May 5, 2018. The award, which recognizes remark ...
Posted Tuesday, June 5th 2018 at 2:42PM
As Police Chief Anita Allen prepared for her first day at FVSU, she sat down with media studies major Randall Barnes to discuss safety, trust, mentoring, customer service, and student-centered policing. She highlights the importance of training, tran ...
Posted Tuesday, June 5th 2018 at 2:36PM
Clark Atlanta University (CAU) President Ronald A. Johnson today announced that the University has for the fifth consecutive year been selected as an Institute Partner for the
2018 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Beginning June 20, CAU will host 25 of Africas brightest ...
Posted Tuesday, June 5th 2018 at 2:30PM
Tougaloo College is a valuable economic engine in its community, generating substantial economic returns year after year. A landmark study commissioned by UNCFHBCUs Make America Strong: The Positive Economic Impact of Historically Black Colleges and Universitiesfound that Tougaloos annual impact ...
Posted Tuesday, June 5th 2018 at 2:20PM
Browns safety Damarious Randall may have to dig deep into his wallet if the Cavaliers win the NBA championship. Randall has promised everyone on Twitter who retweeted the following that he will buy a jersey for them -- if Cleveland beats the Golden S ...
Posted Wednesday, May 30th 2018 at 11:50AM
When Hannah Lucas was diagnosed last year with a medical condition that caused frequent fainting, she felt scared and alone.
I started passing out more and more often and I was terrified of going anywhere, Hannah, 15, told ABC News. Because what if I passed out and no one was around or what i ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 2:34PM
Trivia is more than just a challenge of obscure facts. More than anything, its fun and engaging. And for 29 years, Honda has utilized trivia to engage students in an academic quiz competition for Historically Black Universities and Colleges (HBCUs).
For students at Jackson State University i ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 1:48PM
The Department of Humanities at Paine College requests proposals for the 21st Evelyn G. Etheridge Conference on the Harlem Renaissance to be held on the campus of historic Paine College. This year's conference theme is "The International Dimensions o ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 12:28PM
Recent SC State University graduate, Mahogany Fisher, embodies Bulldog tenacity through her academic excellence, resilience and desire to uplift others. Fisher, who on May 11, received a Bachelor of Science in psychology, was the only member of the Class of 2018 to maintain a 4.0 GPA all four years. ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 12:24PM
On May 25, 2018, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) launched a new annual fundraising campaign to increase funding for student scholarships and student success initiatives, as well as strengthen athletics, arts and history programs ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 12:21PM
West Virginia State Universityfs (WVSU) Center for the Advancement of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics will host two summer sessions of a day camp for high school aged youths called gThink Like an Environmental Scientist.h
The w ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 12:15PM
Ten Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) students will be interning this summer through North Carolina Governor's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Internship Program.
The NC Governors HBCU program, created to connect students ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 12:10PM
Kentucky State University graduate Tomma Chenault crossed the stage recently during the Spring 2018 Commencement Convocation.
Life has thrown nearly everything possible her way since she began her academic journey, but she persisted.
My faith ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 12:05PM
One of the most common questions I get in Q&A sessions following talks:
What if you want to go vegan or vegetarian, but your partner is not on board?
And I never have a good answer. I was very fortunate that from the minute I came home and sa ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 11:01AM
Anytime we see a Soldier we naturally
are in awe.
It is your courage and sacrifice that
Today America says Thank You!
From our National Guard Military
Family to yours....
Posted Monday, May 28th 2018 at 3:36PM
You are invited to join us at the Howard University School of Divinity Alumni Luncheon at the Hampton Minister's Conference. Our Theme this year is: Return, Reconnect, Reunite! The luncheon will be held at Queen Street North Worship Center and will begin at 12:00PM on June 6th.
Dean Yolanda ...
Posted Friday, May 25th 2018 at 7:11PM
The beloved Maya Angelou once said, When you do good, people notice. Thats exactly what has happened in the lives of a 2018 high school graduate and a Tarrant, Alabama bus driver over the past few days. Now things have just gotten turned up a notch, after Tyrese, Da Brat and Rickey Smiley stepped ...
Posted Friday, May 25th 2018 at 11:31AM
15 to 16 of every 10,000 black babies born to do not live to their first birthday. That rate is twice that of any other U.S. ethnic group and three times that in some developing countries.
WU Mass Communications Practicum and Center for Entrepreneurship students produced a website featuring podca ...
Posted Friday, May 25th 2018 at 11:16AM
Investing student loans has been a hot button issue for many years. At the peak of the stock market in 2006, it was a commonly held belief that investing student loans was a wise and safe decision.
Fast forward to today, with the bull market running in full force again, and investors are much mor ...
Posted Thursday, May 24th 2018 at 11:25AM
TV producer and writer Kenya Barris, and his wife, Dr. Rainbow Barris, have given a gift of $1 million to Clark Atlanta University (CAU). Kenya Barris will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters during Commencement Convocation at Clark Atlanta University on Monday, May 21, at 8 a.m. in the Pan ...
Posted Thursday, May 24th 2018 at 1:06AM
Before you get busy this summer, dont forget to secure cash you need to get to the graduation finish line. Check these smart to-dos off your list to win a rare scholarship and get a head start on funding for the fall,
1. Finish Your FAFSA (if yo ...
Posted Wednesday, May 23rd 2018 at 1:22PM
May we immerse ourselves in a good read!
Phil Jackson is a man I've admired since
his days as a Coach of the Chicago Bulls!
As I search for inspiration and good teachings
to get through the journey called life I was led
to Phil Jackson.
Posted Wednesday, May 23rd 2018 at 12:32PM
Nearly 1,000 Candidates Received Bachelors, Masters or Doctoral Degrees
Rain was the backdrop, but achievement was at center stage for Morgan State Universitys 142nd Spring Commencement Exercises. Tom Joyner, national radio host, philanthropist ...
Posted Monday, May 21st 2018 at 11:19AM
The DSU Department of Nursing celebrated the newest eight graduates of the its program during its annual Nurse Pinning Ceremony, held May 11 in the Education and Humanities Theatre.
The keynote speaker was a former nursing instructor and the NCLEX ...
Posted Thursday, May 17th 2018 at 11:49AM