Name: Shirley Townsend
HBCU attended: Fayetteville State University
Hometown: Fayetteville, NC
Shirley’s experience at Fayetteville State University: My experience was very rewarding. I was able to learn life skills and also gain beneficial ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 1:30PM
One of Baltimore's favorite basketball sons is coming home and he's going to coach an HBCU. Juan Dixon, a Maryland legend and former NBA player, has been hired to take over as the coach at Coppin State, according to the Baltimore Sun.
The 38-year-old just finished his first season as a head coac ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 12:00PM
The Lady Tigers of Texas Southern University maintained their hold on first place in the Southwestern Athletic Conference's West Division after splitting Saturday's doubleheader with Prairie View A&M.
The Lady Tigers rolled to a 7-3 win in Satu ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:58AM
The Gold Team came out victorious by a score of 20-10 on Saturday, April 22, in the 2017 edition of the Bethune-Cookman Football Maroon and Gold Spring Showcase housed at Municipal Stadium.
Redshirt junior quarterback Larry Brihm Jr. threw for ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:55AM
The Paine College Board of Trustees unanimously selected Dr. Jerry L. Hardee as the finalist to become the next president of Paine.
Dr. Hardee, retired college president and educator, was one of two finalists under consideration. At the conclusio ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:47AM
The Virginia Union University men's track and field team took second place at the 2017 CIAA Outdoor Track and Field Conference Championship, held on April 21-22 at Bowie State University in Bowie, Md.
Saint. Augustine won the CIAA Championship fo ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:44AM
The Virginia Union University men's track and field team was honored at the 2017 CIAA Track and Field Championship Banquet, held at Bowie State University on Thursday, April 20, in Bowie, Md., for earning the highest cumulative team GPA for the 2017 ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:42AM
By Alabama A&M Sports Information
Brandon Marsonek sets the Alabama A&M record for strikeouts in a season with 91.
Sidney R. Jackson
ITTA BENA, Mississippi -- Brandon Marsonek set an Alabama A&M pitching record Friday but the Bulldogs l ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:39AM
The Saint Augustine’s University men won its 20th consecutive title and the Winston-Salem State University women edged Johnson C. Smith University by one point in the 2017 CIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on the Bowie State University campus Saturday.
The Falcons, led b ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:35AM
Women's Outdoor Track & Field
TATUM, Texas – The Wiley College women's track and field team sprint past its competition to claim its third consecutive Red River Athletic Conference Championship Saturday at Tatum Eagle Stadium.
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:32AM
Miles College, along with the City of Birmingham, was selected as the host of two future NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Elite 8, which is the championship round in Division II. In an announcement made by the NCAA, the 2020 and 2022 versions of t ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:30AM
Men's Outdoor Track & Field
TATUM, Texas – The Wiley College men's track field team exerted its dominance over the Red River Athletic Conference with its fourth consecutive title Saturday at Tatum Eagle Stadium.
The Wildcats scored 2 ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:27AM
Could this be a cure for cancer?
by Robin White Goode
Last month, Xavier University of Louisiana, a historically black college that sends more black students to medical school than any other college, announced exciting news: A study conducted in Xavier’s Ire ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:24AM
TATUM, Texas – After leading the Wiley College men's and women's track and field teams to another Red River Athletic Conference Championship, Marlon Baugh was awarded men's and women's RRAC Coach of the Year for the second consecutive season.
Baugh had 10 return from the Wildcats' third-place NAI ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:15AM
Juan Scott (Central State) was named the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Male Track Athlete of the Week along with teammate Darin Gooch who was tabbed the Male Field Athlete of the Week, announced on Friday by the league office.
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:08AM
Join us for CAU NOW-Lifting Every Voice, Saturday morning at 7am on WCLK as we highlight the Fifth Annual Atlanta Studies Symposium, a collaboration between the Clark Atlanta University Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice and the James Weldo ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:58AM
Dr. Matthew Leder, a Gadsden State Community College music instructor, will participate in a national residential workshop in New Orleans this summer.
The workshop, “New Orleans: Music, Culture and Civil Rights,” is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities. It will take place J ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:50AM
Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy, an Obama administration holdover, was asked to resign by the Trump administration on Friday. He was replaced by his deputy, Rear Adm. Sylvia Trent-Adams, one of the first nurses to serve as surgeon general.
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:40AM
Come out Saturday April 29 and get a first look at the ASU Hornets during the annual Black and Gold Spring Football game. The game will kickoff at The ASU Stadium at 1:30 pm. #myASU #gohornets!
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:35AM
If you have allergies, your immune system may view an allergen as a threat and begins forming antibodies to fight it off.
If you have allergies, your immune system may view an allergen as a threat and begins forming antibodies to fight it off. This triggers a response where your body produces che ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:27AM
These 8 practical tips may help you manage stress.
When was the last time you put your own well-being at the top of your to-do list? It may take some patience and practice, but balancing your own needs with those of the person in your care can help you stay on a healthy path. These practical tips ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:23AM
There's no clear-cut way to eliminate stress—but you can get a better handle on it.
Did you know that a survey by the American Psychological Association found that over 20% of Americans live with extreme stress? More than 60% said stress is damaging their physical and mental health.
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:17AM
You can make more informed health insurance choices by tracking your expenses.
Start Tracking....https://www.merckengage.com/assets/pdf/know-your-health-insurance-expense-calculator.pdf ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:15AM
One way to lose weight is to eat fewer calories and get more active at the same time. Follow these 5 steps to get closer to your...
Always be sure to check with your health care provider before beginning any activity plan or increasing your activity.
It always helps to ask:
•What activiti ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:12AM