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Howard’s Class of 2014 Raises Over $10k for Homecoming Scholarship Fund

Howard’s class of 2014 showed up and showed out. In addition to the endless moves, pre-games and turn-ups, the class raised over $10,000 for their...

TMCF & TikTok #HBCUProud + #Contest Awarding up to $10K in Scholarships

Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), has teamed up with TikTok to present the 2019 TikTok & TMCF HBCU Scholarship Program. This program provides scholarships to creative HBCU students...

Missing Clark Atlanta Student Found Dead In Park; Roommate Named As 1 of 2...

A Clark Atlanta University student missing for more than a week has been found dead, Atlanta police said Friday. Alexis Crawford was last seen by family on Oct....

Are Historically Black Colleges And Universities On ‘Brink Of Disaster?’

Historically black colleges and universities are ‘on the brink of disaster,’ according to The Hechinger Report.  HBCUs enroll and graduate...

HBCU Oakwood University Partners With Ross University School Of Medicine To Increase Physician Diversity...

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- African Americans make up only six percenti of U.S. physicians. With the goal of driving diversity among U.S....

The Impact Of HBCUs On Diversity In STEM Fields

The increasing amount of African Americans studying and working in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields is revolutionary. Largely...

Finalists Announced In Footaction’s No 1 Way HBCU Design Program

Footaction and PENSOLE Academy are pleased to announce the finalists in the Footaction No 1 Way Design Program. These 5 outstanding students successfully completed a...

Howard Graduate Starts Fitness Company After Losing Over 60 Pounds

“When my collegiate career ended in December 2018--with high blood pressure and over 33 percent body fat--I had to change my lifestyle.”

Why Was Donald Trump At Benedict College?

Second question: Why were less than 10 students given tickets to attend this event that had an audience of 300+? Historically black...

HBCU Jarvis Christian College Hosts First East Texas Got Talent

HAWKINS — Fifteen performers got the opportunity to compete and receive feedback from entertainment industry professionals at Jarvis Christian College during...

Fisk University Clarksville Ready To Welcome Students

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (CLARKSVILLENOW) Educational opportunities are growing in Clarksville-Montgomery County as Fisk University held an open house and ribbon cutting...

Albany State Organizers: ‘We Are Making It Happen!’

ALBANY — A group boosting Albany State University and looking to fend off a move to separate it from the state’s...

Here’s Why Parent PLUS Loans Hurt HBCU Students

When single mother Elizabeth Cain sent her son to college, she did what many American families do to bridge the...

Charlamagne Tha God Cuts $250K Check For SC State

Amen! Charlamagne tha God recently blessed South Carolina State University with $250,000.00. How sweet to donate to his mother's alma mater. Black...

Why Are Mississippi State University Students Calling Their PWI an HBCU?

Really? Mississippi published Blackface 40 years ago in its yearbook but today, it's an HBCU? The definition of a historically Black college...

Grambling State Legend Willie Brown Dies at 78

Longtime Oakland Raiders defensive back, Grambling State Alum and Hall of Famer Willie Brown has died at 78, according to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Brown played 16 seasons...

Texas Southern University And Monterey Jazz Festival Announce New Partnership

Monterey, CA; and Houston TX; October 15, 2019; The Monterey Jazz Festival is proud to announce a new partnership with Texas Southern...

What Advice Would You Give To Yourself Freshman Year Of College?

1. Go to class. This may seem like a no brainer, but it is still important that...

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