It turns out choosy graphics creators also choose "JIF."
During Tuesday's annual Webby Awards ceremony, GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) creator Steve Wilhite put to rest the question of the animated images' correct pronunciation.
The simple a ...
Posted Wednesday, May 22nd 2013 at 5:15PM
If you attended an HBCU, you will relate to this list VERY WELL! From financial aid to sports to greek life, we all can relate to the experiences listed no matter which HBCU you attended. Check out the following list and relive your college experienc ...
Posted Wednesday, May 22nd 2013 at 3:13PM
Alcorn State University has been recognized with four awards by the College Public Relations Association of Mississippi (CPRAM) at the organization’s annual spring meeting held in Gulfport, Mississippi. The association promotes excellence in public r ...
Posted Wednesday, May 22nd 2013 at 3:02PM
Mother’s Day 2013 was a proud day that included multiple additions to the Talladega legacy. Approximately 78 graduates obtained bachelor’s degrees from Talladega College in Talladega, Alabama.
Among those graduates are two gentlemen with two thin ...
Posted Tuesday, May 21st 2013 at 8:00PM
By Daarel Burnette II
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Two friends from opposite sides of the world have been named salutatorian and valedictorian of Clark Atlanta University.
Monday, valedictorian Lorin Crawford and salutatorian Tam Quach ...
Posted Tuesday, May 21st 2013 at 3:23PM
Grambling State University will host its second annual KGRM Radiothon this fall as a part of the school’s homecoming activities. The day-long radiothon, which will be broadcast on the university’s radio station, KGRM 91.5 FM, will help raise designat ...
Posted Monday, May 20th 2013 at 4:44PM
Savannah State University will launch in fall 2013 a new Bachelor of Business
Administration degree program in global logistics and international business (G-LIB). The
University System of Georgia Board of Regents approved the program at its May me ...
Posted Monday, May 20th 2013 at 4:41PM
What do a television and movie star, Baseball legend and Civil Rights Leader all have in common? They all attended Talladega College’s 138th Commencement ceremony. The movie star and baseball legend were previously scheduled, but the appearance of th ...
Posted Monday, May 20th 2013 at 4:06PM
Graduation ceremonies are momentous occasions where scholars receive a grand prize for their years of hard work, toil, and commitment to their education. Talladega College recently graduated over 70 students who received their Bachelor’s degrees in v ...
Posted Thursday, May 16th 2013 at 6:18PM
History of Norfolk Naval Shipyard
Vanessa W. Elliott
Written on my birthday, Friday, January 16th 1999
Graduate Marine Machinist (Shop 38) Apprentice in Shop 38
Class of November 1984
NNSY Hist ...
Posted Wednesday, May 15th 2013 at 7:29PM
BLACK ENTERPRISE will hold its 2013 Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo hosted by Nationwide Insurance on Wednesday, May 15 through Saturday, May 18 at the Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. An annual highlight of the conference is the present ...
Posted Wednesday, May 15th 2013 at 1:51PM
Home Depot announced that Alcorn State University is the only HBCU winner in Mississippi of one of its 12 Tier II $10,000 grants.
President M. Christopher Brown II shared the great news with the campus community. “Alcorn greatly appreciates the de ...
Posted Tuesday, May 14th 2013 at 7:54PM
The Department of Mass Communications at Savannah State University has
earned re-accreditation from the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass
Communications (ACEJMC), the agency responsible for the evaluation of professional
Posted Tuesday, May 14th 2013 at 4:13PM
That's right. Even though you have just graduated or graduated 10 years ago, you can still apply for scholarship opportunities from Gotchosen. GotChosen is an innovative startup in multimedia technology, advertising, and business development headquar ...
Posted Monday, May 13th 2013 at 7:17PM
Bowie State University senior overcame financial hardship to graduate with a perfect 4.0 grade point average (GPA) in the 2013 Spring Commencement on Friday, May 17.
Audrey Marie Lugmayer, a business administration major from Bowie, Md., took a ye ...
Posted Monday, May 13th 2013 at 4:25PM
Alcorn State University concluded its commencement week activities May 8-11 by conferring degrees to graduates of its 2013 class. The university had an unprecedented 674 applications for graduation – an increase of more than 15%. Alcorn’s 18th Presi ...
Posted Monday, May 13th 2013 at 3:39PM
Kevin Kirakossian shot a 5-under 67 in windy conditions Saturday on PGA Golf Club's Wanamaker Course to help defending champion Texas-Pan American take the second-round lead in the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship.
Texas-Pan American had ...
Posted Monday, May 13th 2013 at 3:36PM
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Posted Monday, May 13th 2013 at 3:12PM
On Friday, May 3, 2013, at approximately 4:00 p.m. (CDT), the Home Depot Corporation named Oakwood University as the First Place, Tier 1 winner of its 2013 "Retool Your School" competition.
by Kay Campbell - al.com
In a stealth campaign that ...
Posted Friday, May 10th 2013 at 2:39PM
In support of its ongoing commitment to America’s HBCUs, Microsoft is pleased to announce its most recent contribution to the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) Technology Initiative with an $8 million software grant through its Technology for Goo ...
Posted Thursday, May 9th 2013 at 7:42PM
Upon the launch of Alcorn State University’s environmental sustainability program, its students, faculty and staff doubled their efforts in conserving natural resources. The first major step was to collect and shred paper items with the help of “Shre ...
Posted Thursday, May 9th 2013 at 7:37PM
Alcorn is the 2012 HBCU of the Year Winner and is competing again for that honor this year.
“These nominations are due to the hard work and diligence of faculty, staff, students and alumni,” said Dr. M. Christopher Brown II. “This has been another ...
Posted Thursday, May 9th 2013 at 7:29PM
Charles Wesley Richardson, Jr., Ph.D. of Clark Atlanta University is identified among nation's most promising senior faculty and administrators.
The PhD Project is proud to announce that three of the six prestigious American Council on Education ( ...
Posted Tuesday, May 7th 2013 at 4:34PM
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Posted Monday, May 6th 2013 at 7:49PM
Rhonda Price’s road to graduation from Alcorn was not easy. But you will never guess that this smiling young lady with a beautiful singing voice had to overcome many obstacles and “turn stumbling blocks into stepping stones” to become one of the top ...
Posted Friday, May 3rd 2013 at 6:04PM