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Florida A&M University Announces 6-Year Partnership With Nike

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Florida A&M University has always been a leader in HBCU athletics, and now their games will look a whole lot sharper. Learn about FAMU's...

Vernon E. Jordan Jr., A Howard University Law Graduate, Passes Away At 85

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Vernon E. Jordan Jr., Esq. is being remembered at Howard University after his recent passing on March 1, 2021 at age 85. He was...

A Tuskegee University Alum And His Fraternity Brother Are Behind A Booming Fedora Company

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According to the founders of WEAR BRIMS, "everyone deserves a compliment." And with the confidence that wearing their luxury fedora hats brings, it's easy...

Howard And Norfolk State Graduates Join Forces For One Of Virginia’s Largest Road Projects

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2 graduates from Howard University and Norfolk State University are working together to bring one of the largest road construction projects in Virginia! Get...

28 Excelling Black Entertainers Under 28

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In honor of the end of Black History Month, and on this Golden Globe Awards Sunday, it's important to honor the next generation of...

Iota Phi Theta Fraternity Inc. Founder Frank B. Coakley Passes Away

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We are sorry to share the sad news that Frank B. Coakley, a founding member Iota Phi Theta Fraternity Inc. has passed away. The...

Fisk University Jubilee Singers Featured In National Museum of African American Music Exhibit

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Fisk University's famed Jubilee Singers are again making waves with their induction into a new exhibit at a new museum in the heart of...

Howard Student Goes Viral After Tweeting Acceptance Into Harvard Law School

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Congratulations are in order to Howard University student Abigail Hall! She has recently gone viral after tweeting a monumental accomplishment: she was accepted into...

NFL Writer And Howard Graduate Terez Paylor Passes Away Unexpectedly At 37

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Sad news for the sports world today. Howard University graduate Terez Paylor has recently passed away. Paylor made a name for himself covering football...

9 HBCUs On Board In $130M Economic Mobility Plan To Revitalize Southern Communities

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Businesses and communities across the southern U.S. affected adversely by the COVID-19 pandemic will receive a huge boost from a new partnership that includes...

Clark Atlanta Student Ashton Edmunds Shares Why The Atlanta Student Movement Inspires Him

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The HBCU experience is very impactful for personal growth, yet it is just as important for the growth of others. Sharing the reasons why...

HBCUs Have Continuously Produced Generations Of Black Women Leaders

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HBCUs have led the way in providing opportunities for Black students in education. Yet it isn't highlighted enough just how many trailblazing women have...

11-Year-Old Sells Candles To Fund Education At Dream School Howard University

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There are a million ways to reach your dreams, and it's never too early to get started. This is a lesson Hart Wilson has...

28 Court Cases That Shaped The Black Community

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Civil Rights for African Americans can be traced back to slavery time when John Casor, a black man who claimed to have completed his...

Principal Who Stocks Walmart Shelves To Raise Money For His Students Gets $50K Donation...

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A Morris Brown College alumnus has recently gone viral after taking on a surprising side job. By working after school at Walmart, Principal Henry...

New Federal Funding To Support Elizabeth City State University Freshmen

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It is typical college freshmen need a lot of support. Whether it's regarding choosing classes, career guidance, finding a way around campus, and more....

Cicely Tyson Passes Away At 96, Leaving A Legacy At HBCUs And Beyond

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Today, legendary Oscar Award-Winning actress Cicely Tyson has unfortunately passed away. However, the renowned entertainer has left a legacy at HBCUs and beyond that...

Bowie State University Student’s Podcast Highlights Lesser-Known Community Leaders

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Bowie State University student Zabril Carey does more than draw inspiration from the successful people in his community. He makes the effort to get...

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