The Bennett College Board of Trustees put its stamp of approval on the transition of the Honors Program at Bennett College to an Honors College, a move that college officials believe will increase the institution’s ability to recruit and retain high- ...
Posted Wednesday, October 29th 2014 at 1:05PM
If you're going to take advice from anyone, Russell Simmons isn't a bad mentor. He started a media empire out of his college dorm. He's easily responsible for more than half of the hip-hop classics you've enjoyed in your lifetime, not to mention tons ...
Posted Wednesday, October 29th 2014 at 11:34AM
The unmanned Antares rocket carrying the unmanned Cygnus spacecraft exploded moments after takeoff above NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia, Tuesday evening. NASA and Orbital Sciences are still trying to assess the damage and ...
Posted Wednesday, October 29th 2014 at 10:35AM
Alcorn State University President Dr. Alfred Rankins Jr. has been selected to serve as a member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) Board of Trustees, Class of 2016.
Dr. Rankins will be part of a 7 ...
Posted Tuesday, October 28th 2014 at 4:15PM
Dr. Brian Anderson, a Jackson State University associate professor of social work, has been elected to The Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors (BPD) Board of Directors.
In addition, he was named Social Work Educator of the Y ...
Posted Tuesday, October 28th 2014 at 10:12AM
The U.S. Coast Guard has a scholarship program where those who enlist receive up to two years’ paid tuition, books and fees, and it pays approximately $3,600 monthly salary ($43,200 annually) as a Coast Guard active-duty member while serving as a ful ...
Posted Tuesday, October 28th 2014 at 10:03AM
We are very proud to announce that Scratchylus has been Chosen for Best Reggae Artist 2014 by Love Music Awards.
Scratchylus and Empress Reggae would like t ...
Posted Monday, October 27th 2014 at 6:38PM
Like top corporations such as Google, the Jackson State University College of Business is reorganizing to meet its “strategic goals and objectives,” according to Dean Ramin Maysami.
Three administrators are taking on new roles to form a College of ...
Posted Monday, October 27th 2014 at 3:57PM
NexTalk Inc., A pioneering developer of communication software for the deaf and hard of hearing, announced today the launch of a new communication software program called ACCESS. The ACCESS Education Edition is designed to enable communication betwee ...
Posted Monday, October 27th 2014 at 1:56PM
We have just released the Fall/Winter issue of our HBCU CONNECT Alumni Magazine!
You can take a look at this issue in the magazine section of our website, and it's totally free for members! Also, if you'd like copies of the issue, you can order as ...
Posted Sunday, October 26th 2014 at 6:34PM
October 24, 2014Check out these featured jobs listing that employers have posted on our web site. These are great opportunities to get the job you want or to make that change that you have been thinking about for some time now. These employers are wa ...
Posted Friday, October 24th 2014 at 10:00PM
In the 2014 General Election, Ohioans will vote for candidates for the offices listed below:
Statewide executive offices (Governor/Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Auditor, Secretary of State, Treasurer)
Ohio General Assembly
Posted Friday, October 24th 2014 at 11:35AM
Midterm Election Guide
There's a lot happening out there. We get it. That's why you have us. Just check out our Skimms on the big stuff below.
NOT GETTING A PRESIDENT THIS YEAR, DON’T CARE.
Good for you. But you still need to vo ...
Posted Friday, October 24th 2014 at 11:27AM
Registered voters who can't wait until Election Day to decide on U.S. Senate and down-ballot races now have the opportunity to vote in person across North Carolina.
The 10-day early voting period began Thursday morning in all 100 counties. It runs ...
Posted Friday, October 24th 2014 at 11:21AM
Tune into ASPIRE TV for the Playback Game of the Week when they revisit the 1994 Battle of the Bay between Hampton University and Norfolk State University. Besides being a 20-year old game, this game is significant because both schools were CIAA (div ...
Posted Thursday, October 23rd 2014 at 4:58PM