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Shooting Near Alabama State University

Sadly, two people were killed in a shooting that took place near the campus of Alabama State University. “We have been...

Alabama A&M Student Killed By Off-duty Police Officer

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager is dead after a shooting involving an off-duty police officer in east Alabama. News...

Passing the Torch: 2019 HBCU Grads Offer Advice to Class of 2023

New city, new school, new friends, new life, new start.  Crossing the social, emotional and academic bridge from high school to college...

34, FAMU Alumna, Daria J. Willis Appointed President of Everett Community College

Florida AM University alumna Daria J. Willis, 34, has been named the new president of Everett Community College in Everett, WA.  Everett C.C. enrolls more than...

Kamala Harris Slams Trump’s ‘Campaign Of Terror’ Against Immigrants

Presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is calling it as she sees it, and as far as she’s concerned, the Trump administration is waging a...

Ohio’s Only Public HBCU Receives Over $7M In Contributions

(HBCU Buzz) - Ohio’s only public historically black college and university, or HBCU, Central State University, recently received $7.1 million...

The Story Of Emmett Till’s Mother Is Coming To ABC, Thanks To Jay-Z And...

Following a five-year delay, the story of Emmett Till’s horrific murder told through the eyes of his mother will come to life....

These HBCUs And The State Of Maryland Have Been Locked In Court Battle For...

Advocates for four HBCUs have waged a court battle against the state of Maryland for the last 13 years. After...

Cengage And UNCF Announce Free Cengage Unlimited Subscriptions For HBCU Students

Cengage and UNCF (United Negro College Fund) today announced a program to provide 1,000 students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities...

Morgan MBA Students Selected For Inaugural Hennessy Fellows Program

WASHINGTON, DC – Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and Hennessy announced today, the selection of the inaugural cohort of the Hennessy Fellows. Three of...

Howard University Grad Toni Morrison Has Died At 88

Howard University graduate Toni Morrison died Monday night, her publisher confirms to Associated Press. She was 88 years old. Vulture...

Lane College President Delivers State Of The College Address: ‘I Count It All Joy’

(Lane College President Logan Hampton detailed the State of the College while addressing the Lane College National Alumni Association Annual Meeting...

Barack Obama Loves HBCUs & They Love Him Back

The 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama, knows the importance of historically Black colleges and universities.

Howard University Hospital And Adventist HealthCare Enter Letter Of Intent Agreement

WASHINGTON  – Howard University Hospital (HUH) and Adventist HealthCare today announced they have signed a non-binding Letter of Intent to explore partnership opportunities. The...

Alcorn National Alumni Association Makes History, Charters First Ever South Florida Chapter In Miami

Faithful Alcorn State University alumni have teamed up to form the university's first charted alumni chapter in the state of...

Hampton Alum, Sashi Brown joins Washington Wizards

More than a year after being relieved from his duties with the Cleveland Browns, Sashi Brown, Hampton University Alumni is reentering...

Tennessee State University Ranked Among The Safest College Campuses In America

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) – Tennessee State University is among the safest college campuses in the nation, a new report shows. The National Council for...

5 Things You Need To Know In HBCU Community Today

“I am beyond blessed! Before this opportunity, I was at a point where I didn’t know if I wanted to continue with my passion for entertainment and television but it looks like God had other plans for me,” Jaelon Hodges said.

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