In front of the building next to the Morning Star House across from Holland Hall, you can now see the sign for the Oakwood Latino Association. Technically, it is not an "office," it's a place for the Latino population on campus to call a "home away f ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 9:21PM
by Maquisha Mullins, Ph.D., assistant director, Integrated Marketing & Public Relations
For the first time since the organization was established in 1968, the Adventist English Association (AEA) met on the campus of Oakwood University on Friday, J ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 9:19PM
For Immediate Release!
During what is thought to be the first time a member of the royal family has visited a dedicated LGBTQ organization, William also took part in a group discussion with several akt ambassadors – young people who have been su ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 4:44PM
WHY WE WROTE THIS
In the intersection of national debates about reparations and college debt lie the HBCUs – historically black colleges and universities. As these institutions help students overcome disadvantage, what else is being done?
James Hill III loved his visit to Morehouse College. A ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 11:00AM
Allen University’s Desmond Rowe, a senior social science major, was selected as a 2019 HBCU Competitiveness Scholar, by the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The 21-year old Edgefield, SC native is among 44 scholars representing 34 HBCUs from across the country ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 9:47AM
Tennessee State University joined the world in remembering alumna Wilma Glodean Rudolph, the first American woman to win three gold medals in a single Olympiad. She also galvanized the country and made the world take notice as the first African Ameri ...
Posted Wednesday, June 26th 2019 at 9:45AM
For Immediate Release From College Promise!
There are still three weeks left to enter the College Promise Campaign's 2019 Student Voices Video Competition and win up to $2,500 in scholarships! Our goal is to help current college students and graduating high school seniors tell their unique ...
Posted Tuesday, June 25th 2019 at 4:50PM
Fifty Houston-area high school rising seniors are experiencing a life-changing, week-long program at Texas Southern University this week thanks, in part, to the generosity of an entrepreneurial benefactor and the sponsorship of two dedicated entities ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 5:57PM
Tennessee State University professor Dr. Ankit Patras has received two grants totaling $650,000 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Trojan Technologies of Canada, and California-based Aquafine Corporation. The grants will fund r ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 5:15PM
For Morgan State University student-athlete Damali Young three is the magic number, as in she was recently honored with three different accolades for her efforts on and off the field of play. Young, a standout outfielder for the University’s softball team, was named by the Mid-Eastern Athletic Confe ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:51PM
Xavier University of Louisiana announced Thursday the signing of two men's basketball transfers. That increases the Gold Rush's recruiting class to five for the 2019-20 season.
The most recent XULA signees are:
• Drew Buggs, a 6-foot-6 f ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:40PM
U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Alabama, announced on Wednesday that $70 million in federal funding will be made available to both public and private Historically Black Colleges and Universities for loan deferment and facilities renovation.
The House pa ...
Posted Friday, June 21st 2019 at 12:37PM
A new grant at Alcorn State University that focuses on preparing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) students to enter the field of education will lead them a step closer to their dream.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) a ...
Posted Thursday, June 20th 2019 at 5:12PM
The grant awards Apple technology and training at ASU that benefits it, the Montgomery community, MPS & Trenholm State
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) has awarded a $75,000 grant to Alabama State University to infuse Apple technology in ...
Posted Thursday, June 20th 2019 at 5:10PM
For Immediate Release From U.S.D.E.!
Two U.S. Department of Education grant programs with July 2019 application deadlines are:
SUMMARY: The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice
inviting applications for fiscal yea ...
Posted Thursday, June 20th 2019 at 4:30PM
Dr. Elfred A. Pinkard, President of Wilberforce University, guest starred this morning on The Breakfast Club, a popular iHeart Radio morning show based in New York and streamed internationally. Dr. Pinkard discussed the critical role of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), as well a ...
Posted Thursday, June 20th 2019 at 11:06AM
Texas Southern University is now home to the region’s first Shared Autonomous Shuttle. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Wednesday morning on the campus of TSU to commemorate the launch between METRO and Texas Southern University in conjunction with ...
Posted Wednesday, June 19th 2019 at 6:52PM
Texas Southern University President Austin A. Lane has been selected as an Honorary Co-Chair for the National Black MBA Association Incorporated’s 41st Annual Conference & Exposition, “Transcend the Power of You – Empowered to Lead, Equipped to Succe ...
Posted Wednesday, June 19th 2019 at 5:42PM
Xavier University of Louisiana has only one finalist for the 2019 HBCU Awards, but she's a good one: Volleyball's Pat Kendrick is in the running for Female Coach of the Year.
Kendrick led the Gold Nuggets to a 26-7 record and tied the school ...
Posted Wednesday, June 19th 2019 at 11:17AM
DID YOU KNOW?
Juneteenth is a holiday celebrated on June 19 that commemorates the end of slavery. It is celebrated across the country with festivals, barbecues and parades.
Here's everything you need to know about Juneteenth:
What is Junetee ...
Posted Wednesday, June 19th 2019 at 10:48AM
Central State University has named Christina Coleman as the new head coach of the Lady Marauder volleyball program.
"We are pleased to welcome Christina Coleman to Central State University," said Director of Athletics Tara A. Owens. "Coach Coleman ...
Posted Tuesday, June 18th 2019 at 6:13PM
For Immediate Release From OSER's Office of Special Education Programs!
NAME: Applications for New Awards; Personnel Development To Improve Services and Results for Children With Disabilities-Doctoral Training Consortia Associated With High-Inte ...
Posted Tuesday, June 18th 2019 at 5:14PM
The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University
From Montgomery to the World:
The Life and Legacy of Nat King Cole,
Legendary African-American Entertainer
Wednesday, June 19 ...
Posted Tuesday, June 18th 2019 at 4:53PM