Dear Faculty, Staff, Students, and Alumni:
I am writing to make you aware of an opportunity that has been made available to Langston University through our partnership with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF). Langston University has been in ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 4:52PM
Planning is underway for Tennessee State University’s 2017 Homecoming celebration, and organizers have taken steps to make it one of the best.
For the first time, an external committee of seasoned professionals from the community has been assemb ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 12:36PM
Traci Otey Blunt has been appointed president of RLJ Entertainment’s Urban Movie Channel (UMC), the first premium subscription-based streaming service created for African-American and urban audiences featuring quality urban content across all genres, including feature films, original series, stand-u ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 12:24PM
By ADD SEYMOUR JR.
Morehouse College was on its formal display Saturday evening for the 29th Annual “A Candle in the Dark” Gala, honoring some of the nation’s top businessmen and entertainers, but most importantly, raising more than $1 million for ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 11:57AM
As part of Wiley College's commitment to the NAIA Champions of Character program, it recognizes student-athletes that have exhibited a high level of scholarship, sportsmanship, integrity responsibility and community service.
Baseball player Darian ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 11:56AM
Judge Frank Caprio knows that his job isn’t just about upholding the law, but about being fair and just when examining one’s circumstances. Even when drivers are in the wrong and violate the rules of the road, he takes into consideration the fact tha ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 11:40AM
He’s challenging the status quo and getting national recognition for it.
Last month, HBCU Digest, an online commentary and news website, named North Carolina A&T Chancellor Dr. Harold Martin the most influential leader of the nation’s 107 historic ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 10:14AM
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Posted Thursday, February 23rd 2017 at 11:22AM
Virginia State University shook off a slow start and pulled away from St. Augustine’s University in the second half to take a 73-40 win in the first round of the 2017 CIAA Women’s Basketball Tournament at Bojangles’ Coliseum on Tuesday afternoon.
Posted Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 at 10:58AM
The Bowie State University women’s basketball team kicked off the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Tournament Tuesday morning at the Bojangles’ Coliseum in Charlotte, North Carolina with a 69-50 win over Fayetteville State Universi ...
Posted Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 at 10:57AM
By Donnell Suggs
As the buzzer sounded Darrell Walker casually made his way over to the scorer’s table at L.S. Epps Gymnasium and took the microphone. The first-year men’s head basketball coach at Clark Atlanta University had just engineered his Panthers to a 71-66 victory over AUC rival Moreh ...
Posted Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 at 10:55AM
Flax seeds have been consumed as food for around 6,000 years and may have very well been the worlds first cultivated superfood!
Flax seed benefits could help you improve digestion, give you clear skin, lower cholesterol, reduce sugar cravings, bal ...
Posted Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 at 10:19AM
The University of the Virgin Islands is celebrating the University’s Emerald Anniversary with a revolutionary philanthropic initiative. “55 for 55: The Great Alumni Challenge!” encourages UVI alumni to make history by achieving a 55 percent alumni gi ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 11:36AM
The Southern men’s basketball team wasn’t in trouble until it was.
The Jaguars almost blew an 18-point lead late in the second half, needing a late technical foul call on the Alabama State coach to stave off a last-minute comeback bid by the Horne ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 10:24AM
BY MIKE GEGENHEIMER
That the Southern women's basketball team wasn’t down by 30 to Alabama State at halftime was nothing short of a miracle to coach Sandy Pugh. In fact, it was part of her locker room speech.
The Jaguars inexplicably clung to ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 10:21AM
Kevin Williams, Jr. has been playing steel pan for a long time although the youngster is still in 9th grade. His talent sees him serenading incoming tourists at the territory’s various ports; he has traveled to Denmark to perform; Mr. Williams is a sought-after performer at many events year-round, a ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 10:06AM
By Jeremy Jones @GAFollowers
Congratulations to Savannah State University’s cheerleading team for making history by becoming the very first HBCU to win CheerSport Nationals.
CheerSport is the nation’s largest cheerleading competition held at th ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 10:01AM
By: Cara Prichard
This week, Texas College in Tyler is celebrating its heritage and diversity. It's all apart of their annual Religious Emphasis Week. It's also the oldest institute of higher education in the city. Their founding members were min ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 9:59AM
LifeCycle Program Announced
On February 9, former First Lady Michelle Obama's organization "Partnership for a Healthier America" selected Oakwood University as the site for its first-ever convening of HBCUs on the topic of campus health.
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 9:47AM
On February 6, 2017, I had an important conversation with our UNCF Senior Vice-President for Public Policy & Government Affairs, Mrs. Cheryl Smith, regarding the President's planned agenda for Higher Education. On February 3, President Donald Trump's Department of Education representatives extended ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 9:45AM
Leland Alexander's free throw with 3.9 seconds remaining in the second overtime Monday lifted Xavier University of Louisiana to a 77-76 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference men's basketball victory against NAIA No. 22 Talladega.
Alexander was fouled as ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 9:39AM
Women’s Basketball Senior Graduates as Class Valedictorian
North Carolina Central University women's basketball senior guard Morgan Jones has been named the NCCU Student-Athlete of the Month for January 2017 in recognition of her outstanding perfo ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 9:29AM