Kristen Donna Patrice McLean, sophomore chemical and engineering major at Oakwood, has been admitted into NASA's Minority University Research and Education Program (MUREP).
Out of 237 applicants nationwide, Kristen is one of the 10 undergraduates ...
Posted Wednesday, April 23rd 2014 at 8:28PM
You can access the Winter 2014 issue and the Spring 2014 issue of Oakwood Magazine in several ways depending on what device you have.
For Apple iOS/OSX devices (iPad, iPad Mini, iPhone, iPod Touch, and Mac computers) go to the website www.OakwoodM ...
Posted Wednesday, April 23rd 2014 at 6:15PM
VOTE NOW to help Miss Alabama State University win the opportunity to be featured in Ebony Magazine's 2013-14 Campus Queens edition.
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The queens will be s ...
Posted Wednesday, April 23rd 2014 at 5:10PM
According to both the New York Post and the Los Angeles Times, rapper Jay-Z and his wife singer Beyoncé will be launching a joint tour this summer called “The Mr. and Mrs. Carter Tour”. Reportedly, the two will perform side-by-side in 20 different U. ...
Posted Wednesday, April 23rd 2014 at 12:45PM
Students in TSU’s Executive Master of Public Administration ( eMPA) program recently traveled to Ghana, Togo, and Benin as participants in the program’s ongoing study abroad initiative to promote global leadership among students.
Throughout the pr ...
Posted Tuesday, April 22nd 2014 at 3:30PM
By Kam Williams
Taraji P. Henson earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress opposite Brad Pitt in David Fincher’s THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON. She is a 2011 Emmy-nominee for Best Actress in a Movie or Miniseries for Lif ...
Posted Tuesday, April 22nd 2014 at 3:12PM
“Unbelievable,” was the unanimous response from members of a winning team of hospitality students when asked how they felt when they learned they would take home first place honors for the second year in a row.
The quartet of students from the s ...
Posted Tuesday, April 22nd 2014 at 1:54PM
HBCU CONNECT has teamed up with Microsoft to provide excellent opportunities for experienced minority professionals to work with the Extraordinary talent in the Cloud & Enterprise, Microsoft IT business and Global Foundation Services division!
Posted Tuesday, April 22nd 2014 at 1:26PM
Harvard University Professor Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., a noted literary historian, activist and filmmaker, will be the keynote speaker at the University of the Virgin Islands’ 2014 Commencement Ceremonies scheduled for May 17, on St. Thomas, and fo ...
Posted Tuesday, April 22nd 2014 at 1:03PM
Join entertainment reporter Tanisha LaVerne Grant a Cheyney University of Pennsylvania alum tonight for #Motivated Monday on #embracelifemedia at 8:30p Est! Call in with questions/comments at (347) 994-1870 Support and Follow @tanishalavernegrant and ...
Posted Monday, April 21st 2014 at 6:38PM
A prize-winning app developed in 24 hours by three City College of New York engineering students took first place in a "Hackathon" competition held at the National Society of Black Engineers' (NSBE) 40th annual national convention, March 26 - 30 in N ...
Posted Monday, April 21st 2014 at 6:00PM
By George E. Curry
Former President George W. Bush said the education achievement gap – up to four years at some grade-levels – is a “nation scandal” that deserves immediate action.
Bush, former presidents Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, and Presid ...
Posted Monday, April 21st 2014 at 4:49PM
By Freddie Allen
After attending a prestigious, predominately White private school, Ty’Quish Keyes yearned for a new cultural and educational experience. Keyes’ mother pushed him to excel in school and his community because she knew that college w ...
Posted Monday, April 21st 2014 at 4:44PM
By Freedom Murphy and Rhea T Benn
Razor-like rhetoric will keep the audience on edge of their seats as Howard University team takes on rivals from Harvard University in a debate about legalization of marijuana. The battle of intellects will be on ...
Posted Monday, April 21st 2014 at 4:40PM
Alcorn has always been a valuable resource for southwestern Mississippi and with the continuation of a grant of nearly $200,000 from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation it will continue to make a healthier impact for surrounding commun ...
Posted Monday, April 21st 2014 at 4:34PM