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Morehouse College Board Of Trustees Announce Leadership Change

Morehouse College is parting ways with its president after the board voted not to renew John S. Wilson's contract as Morehouse enters its 150th-year...

Bolles Student Taylor Richardson Receives Historic White House Invites

Taylor Richardson is on the move to achieve her dreams of becoming an astronaut and traveling to Mars. She is not the only one, there...

HBCU Grad Bishop Eddie Long Dies Of Cancer At Age 63

New Birth Missionary Baptist Pastor Eddie Long died in Atlanta on Sunday. He was 63. Long, who attended North Carolina Central University, where he studied...

Talladega’s Hawkins On Band Inaugural Performance, Critics’ Reaction: ‘It’s Not About Politics’

During a discussion on Talladega College's marching band inauguration performance on Wednesday's broadcast of "The O'Reilly Factor," Talladega College President Billy Hawkins told Bill...

HBCU True Life: I Don’t Know What I’m Doing After College And That’s Okay

Well, it's that time of the year again. It's the end of another break, and the Spring semester is drawing nigh. Usually, I'm very...

5 Howard Students Arrested Protesting Sessions’ Nomination

Five Howard University students were arrested Tuesday afternoon after staging a nonviolent sit-in, protesting the confirmation hearing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions — demanding...

Talladega President Defends His Decision To Let Marching Band Perform During Trump’s Inauguration Day...

The black college caused controversy after agreeing to perform during President-elect Donald Trump’s Inauguration Day parade. And now Talladega College President Dr. Bill Hawkins has defended his...

These 17 Celebs Should Speak At An HBCU Commencement In 2017

1n May 2016, "President Barack Obama delivered stirring remarks about the state of American race relations at Howard University commencement" that Saturday afternoon, Mattew Rodriguez...

Oldest Private HBCU In The Country: A Salute To Mrs. Dorothy J. Vaughan

The Wilberforce University Newsroom reports: We would like to salute our very own Mrs. Dorothy J. Vaughan, Wilberforce University Class of 1929 for her trailblazing...

HBCU Radio Station Cancels Kim Burrell’s Show Following Her Comments On ‘Perveted’ Homosexuality

Citing no reason, a historically Black university in Texas has canceled Kim Burrell's radio show following her comments on homosexuality. Texas Southern University's KTSU-FM released...

N.C. A&T Leads HBCU Consortium On Sexual Assault Prevention

The United States Department of Justice’s Office of Violence Against Women (OVW) has awarded the offices of counseling services at North Carolina A&T State...

CAU Freshman Class President Eric Wilson Has Lost His Brother And Father To Violence

When Eric Wilson fled the deadly gun violence plaguing the streets of Chicago, the Clark Atlanta University freshman left behind four of the most...

Norfolk State’s League Of Extraordinary Men To Host Clothing Drive In Virginia Beach

Norfolk State’s The League of Extraordinary Men is hosting an ongoing statewide clothing drive throughout Virginia. The next clothing drive for the homeless and...

2017 – The Year To Blog And Develop Content

Digital content creation is prevalent on the web, an increase in blogging, microblogging, podcasting and other forms of digital media is expanding across the...

Tennessee State Stylish Buzz Of The Week: Adrian Caprice Collins

Colleges are swamped with pretty girls about their business. Adrian Caprice Collins is one of those ladies on the campus of Tennessee State University. The Memphis,...

Bama State Style Returns To TV Screens

The popular television reality series featuring ASU's marching band found a new home.  Bama State Style, the reality series following Alabama State University's Mighty Marching Hornets,...
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Police Disband NAACP Sit-In At Jeff Sessions’ Office, Six Arrested

Mobile, AL police diffused a NAACP sit-in to protest the nomination of US Sen. Jeff Sessions as US attorney general, with at least six people...

Tennessee State Stylish Buzz Of The Week: Shaheed Whitfield

All over HBCU Land, this past fall swag was slayed from left to right. There was no need for a runway because students ripped the...
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Morgan State Stylish Buzz Of The Week: Aubrey Johnson

On the campus of Morgan State University walks a stylish young man driven to enhance the world through his passion of architecture. Aubrey Johnson,...