By Ashlei Williams -- Black College Wire
In early October, Morehouse College administration enacted its new “Appropriate Attire Policy”. Based on President Franklin’s conceptualization on the Renaissance Man, specifically his expectation of the “well-dressed” man of Morehouse, the ...
Posted Friday, October 16th 2009 at 12:22PM
Hampton University nursing senior Nikole Churchill, center, was crowned Miss Hampton University last Friday. She was the first non-black to win the title. (Joi Louviere, Special to the Daily Press / October 9, 2009)
HAMPTON — Hampton University crowned its first non-black M ...
Posted Wednesday, October 14th 2009 at 11:56AM
By Jordan Culver -- Black College Wire
Associate Athletic Director Alvin Hollins, 53, was forced to resign on last week by Florida A&M University President James Ammons. Hollins’ resignation was part of a major shakeup of the athletic department, which included ...
Posted Sunday, October 11th 2009 at 7:28AM
By Kenny Bunch -- Black College Wire
Let me start this off by saying that since I’ve been at Jackson State University, the number of men dressing up and dressing decent has vastly improved. Obviously more people have begun to realize that people are around looking at you, and always rem ...
Posted Friday, October 9th 2009 at 10:50AM
Our reputation for providing high quality services with integrity has earned us the trust of our clients, and our people. If you're ready for a career with a dynamic organization in an environment that fosters professional development and career advancement, you're ready for Deloitte. With 168, ...
Posted Tuesday, October 6th 2009 at 2:38PM
Standard & Poor's, a subsidiary of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE:MHP), is the world's foremost provider of independent credit ratings, indices, risk evaluation, investment research and data. With offices in 23 countries and markets, Standard & Poor's is an essential part of the world's financ ...
Posted Sunday, October 4th 2009 at 10:03AM
The 31st class of the Cheyney University Athletic Hall of Fame will be inducted at on an campus ceremony on Friday, October 9, 2009 in the Ada Georges Dining Hall. The evening is open to the public and tickets are available for $ 35.00. Tickets can be purchased in advance by sending a check or ...
Posted Sunday, October 4th 2009 at 8:13AM
Are there organizations in your state/district/network that need help serving fathers?
Let the National Responsible Fatherhood Capacity Building Initiative help!
With support from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office of Fa ...
Posted Friday, October 2nd 2009 at 3:33PM
By Denise Black -- Black College Wire
Kenon White for Black College Wire
Two-year suspensions given to some band members
Twenty-seven Jackson State University students in the Sonic Boom of the South have been suspended for two years followi ...
Posted Friday, October 2nd 2009 at 3:00PM
By Ebonie Gooden --Black College Wire
Special to the Famuan
Everybody has an It factor ,which is the ability to capture the attention of audiences and wow them with unspeakable talent. This It factor for Porche Anthony is the art of dance.
The 22-year-old Florida A ...
Posted Tuesday, September 29th 2009 at 9:41AM
Virginia State University's Alfred Ngauja has been named the CIAA Defensive Back of the Week, the CIAA announced on Monday, September 28.
Ngauja, a sophomore from Alexandria, Va., returned a fumble for a CIAA-record 95-yard touchdown, and intercep ...
Posted Tuesday, September 29th 2009 at 9:33AM
By Marlon Williams - Black College Wire
Where should I begin about the Chris Brown interview on Larry King Live? Let’s begin with Chris Brown wearing a baby blue sweater and bowtie looking like the Twitter mascot.
Seriously though, Brown looked nervous and uncomfortable, but more impo ...
Posted Friday, September 25th 2009 at 4:22PM
By Ryan Rudd -- Black College Wire
Prairie View Panther
Protective masks seen on campus
Prairie View A&M University continues its efforts to neutralize the spread of the seasonal flu which has become an ongoing problem among the students. ...
Posted Friday, September 25th 2009 at 4:18PM
Responsibilities include, but are not limited, to PR outreach supporting WDW Group & Convention business and the Disney Institute. As part of the department’s core business, interns assist with:
• Soliciting editorial coverage in business and trade publications, schedul ...
Posted Friday, September 25th 2009 at 3:57PM
OAK BROOK, Ill., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The McDonald's Flavor Battle is a
new, national premier DJ competition, kicking off nationwide September 7.
Three national DJs will battle it out online at McDonald's 365Black.com from
September 7 through ...
Posted Friday, September 25th 2009 at 12:19PM
Sprite today announced that the nine organizations of the National Pan-Hellenic Council have partnered with Sprite Step Off to launch the most dynamic multicultural youth event of 2009. Sprite Step Off is the largest college Greek stepping competitio ...
Posted Friday, September 25th 2009 at 12:09PM
Baton Rouge, LA (BlackNews.com) - Nerjyzed Entertainment, Inc. (pronounced "Energized"), a privately held, African-American owned digital entertainment company headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, announced today that their game Black College Football Experience (BCFx): The Doug Williams Ed ...
Posted Wednesday, September 23rd 2009 at 10:41AM
Monday, September 21, 2009 9:36 AM CDT
Harris Stowe State University is one of twenty Historically Black Colleges and Universities that will receive stimulus grant funding to help preserve historic buildings on their campuses. They will receive ...
Posted Tuesday, September 22nd 2009 at 11:15AM
By Victoria Fortune -- Black College Wire
Alvin Poussaint, Bill Cosby and panelists
A line of people waited outside of the Howard University Aldridge Theatre on Sept. 20 to attend the “About Our Children” forum featuring longtime entertainer and activist Bill Cosby.
Posted Tuesday, September 22nd 2009 at 11:11AM
It was a game that marked the beginning of a new era for first-time head coach Alonzo Lee and the North Carolina A&T football program.
And the “Lee Era” was kicked off with a defensive prowess that lived up to the hype that was noted upon his arrival.
The Aggies held Winston-Salem State ...
Posted Tuesday, September 15th 2009 at 12:31PM
Ten SGA officials at Tennessee State University have abandoned their positions voluntarily or involuntarily for the current school year and a special election has been scheduled to fill their positi ...
Posted Friday, September 11th 2009 at 4:01PM
After many complaints a store in Greensboro, NC has pulled of the shelves a black baby doll called “Cuddle with Me” .At first glance the doll looks very innocent and cute until you read the label on the doll’s hat.." Lil Monkey". Not only does is say ...
Posted Wednesday, August 26th 2009 at 5:13PM
NABJ president Kathy Times
Florida A&M University's School of Journalism and Graphic Communication celebrated two victories at the 2009-2010 National Association of Black Journalists convention in Tampa, Fla.
The 3,200-member organizat ...
Posted Friday, August 21st 2009 at 12:26PM
FAIRFAX, Va. (August 19, 2009) The Aspen Institute’s Commission on No Child Left Behind (NCLB) recently named Michael L. Lomax, Ph.D. president and CEO of UNCF—the United Negro College Fund–as one of the new Commission members who will update recomme ...
Posted Wednesday, August 19th 2009 at 3:47PM
ASSISTANT NURSE MANAGER: Under the direction of and in collaboration with the nurse manager, this position has 24-hour accountability for their area of responsibility. This accountability encompasses: patient care outcomes, service excellence, human ...
Posted Tuesday, August 18th 2009 at 11:11AM