Baton Rouge, LA (BlackNews.com) - Nerjyzed Entertainment, Inc. (pronounced "Energized"), a privately held, African-American owned digital entertainment company headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, announced today that their game Black College Football Experience (BCFx): The Doug Williams Ed ...
Posted Wednesday, September 23rd 2009 at 10:41AM
Zakiya Williams had found a perfect fit at Spelman College. But when the tough economy hit the sophomore and her family hard, she packed her bags, ready to drop out.
Zakiya Williams is among the students at historically black colleges a ...
Posted Thursday, August 13th 2009 at 12:00PM
Jump Start U 4 College Program
HBCU College Tour
July 26 – July 31
Ages 13 – 17
Orientation & Informational Meeting
Columbus Metropolitan Library
Linden Branch 2223 Cleveland Ave Columbus, OH 43211
Posted Thursday, June 11th 2009 at 12:39PM
Hampton, Va. – Hampton University President Dr. William R. Harvey has been appointed to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Board of Directors. The term began on April 30.
“The board of directors has the awesome respons ...
Posted Thursday, May 14th 2009 at 1:07PM
We at HBCUConnect.com want to say Happy Holidays and Love to all our members!
This year has truly been spectacular as we usher in a new President, new administration , and CHANGE for us all and we hope that you take the time to meditate and reflect on all your personal blessings as well!
Posted Wednesday, November 26th 2008 at 4:56PM
By John Torrey -- Black College Wire
I cannot believe it. A black person in America thanked the slave masters and slavery for bringing blacks to America, so that we could “get this ice and tattoos.”
Posted Friday, November 21st 2008 at 12:41PM
Members of the School of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Recruitment and Retention Team (Courtesy of the School of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences)
Huntsville, Ala. ---- The School of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (SAES), faced with the urgent need t ...
Posted Friday, November 21st 2008 at 12:32PM
Prairie View, Texas--Prairie View A&M University is pleased to announce the launch of the Royce West Lecture Series, in honor of Texas State Senator Royce West of Dallas. The lecture series was announced during an official inaugural event held last m ...
Posted Tuesday, November 18th 2008 at 3:07PM
By Jessica Lewis -- Black College Wire
Colin Powell speaking at Howard
Gen. Colin Powell urged student leaders to "focus on the followers" during an inspritational address at the ninth annual Howard U ...
Posted Tuesday, November 18th 2008 at 1:23PM
By Sierra Henderson -- Black College Wire
A new show starring comedian D.L. Hughley is already stirring controversy in black media.
Talk show hosts and radio personalities Reverend Al Sharpton an ...
Posted Thursday, November 13th 2008 at 11:44AM
By Justin M. LaGrande--Black College Wire
Justin M. LaGrandeWe
A funny thing happened about a year ago…the hip-hop generation stood up in unison (almost) in support of Barack Obama.
We haven't seen rap ...
Posted Monday, November 10th 2008 at 3:21PM
Bowling Green State University is looking for an Assistant Professor-Reading Education
1. Teach undergraduate and graduate reading courses with a primary focus on reading in Middle Childhood Education (grades 4 through 9).
Posted Thursday, November 6th 2008 at 10:21AM
Take Flu Preventative Measures
Going off to college can be some of the most exciting years in your life, but it also puts you in situations that may make you susceptible to the flu. For instance, meeting new people and living in close quarters wit ...
Posted Thursday, October 30th 2008 at 3:10PM
By TeNaya Farmer -- Black College Wire
Kenon White/Black College Wire
It is a practice that has been under attack in recent years.
On Sept. 2, members of Savannah State University's President's Cabinet approve ...
Posted Thursday, October 16th 2008 at 9:46AM
By Royle King -- Black College Wire
The Rattler football team's offense is ranked as the number one scoring offense in the conference and a big part of that success has come on the broad shoulders of the teams offensive line.
"They're very important, people see who scores, but the runn ...
Posted Thursday, October 16th 2008 at 9:41AM
By Wesley Martin -- Black College Wire
I'm broke. And depression comes along with being broke - simple.
I don't go out to the club anymore. I don't go out to eat with friends.
My cell pho ...
Posted Thursday, October 2nd 2008 at 9:48AM
By Ashleigh Taylor, Tiffany Williams & Black College Wire staff
Activist and author Marvelyn Brown recenlty shared her unapologetic testimony about living with HIV during a Tenness ...
Posted Monday, September 22nd 2008 at 4:30PM
Huntsville, Ala. ---- Alabama A&M University is one of three historically black colleges or universities (HBCUs) in the state receiving funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to help revitalize neighborhoods near their ...
Posted Monday, September 22nd 2008 at 4:23PM
By Ashley Reid & news reports -- Black College Wire
After competing for more than two years, North Carolina A&T has received not only the highest grant award possible for engineering, but it also has become ...
Posted Wednesday, September 17th 2008 at 3:55PM
By Brook England -- Black College Wire
In Miami, I never got the black experience. If you know anything about the city, you know about 60 percent of the area is of Latin descent, according to the 2000 ...
Posted Wednesday, September 17th 2008 at 3:53PM
By The Meter Staff -- Black College Wire
Fast fundraising efforts helped to retain nearly 900 of 1,338 students who were to be purged from Tennessee State University on Friday, Sept. 5. Donations to TSU's Bridge Grant Program provided funds to ...
Posted Wednesday, September 10th 2008 at 11:47AM
Nov. 30, 1977-Sept. 3, 2008
NEW ORLEANS : Stephen Lamar Stallworth, a member of the Xavier University of Louisiana men's basketball team in 1999-2000 and 2000-01, died Wednesday (Sept. 3) in a trucking accident in Conway, Ark. He was 30. ...
Posted Tuesday, September 9th 2008 at 10:23AM
By Aleesa Mann -- Black College Wire
"For a lot of my friends, the transition from having sex with -- to sex without -- a condom is seen as a symbolic engagement," says Pendarvis Harshaw, junior telecommunications major and Freelance Content Produc ...
Posted Wednesday, August 20th 2008 at 3:37PM