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Anthony Anderson Plans To Graduate Howard University Class Of 2022 With His Son

Anthony Anderson has big plans in the works. The Black-ish star tells Jimmy Fallon that he’s on the road to graduating from Howard University alongside his son,...

HBCU Rankings 2019: Top Black Colleges from U.S. News

This U.S. News ranking measures the quality of the undergraduate education at historically black colleges and universities. These HBCUs were compared only with one another for this ranking. To...

NBA Legend Isiah Thomas Partners With Florida Memorial University On ‘Lift Ev’ry Voice’ Initiative

Former NBA player Isiah Thomas will partner with Miami Gardens' Florida Memorial University to encourage athletes, entertainers and other success stories to support Historically Black Colleges and...

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Celebrates The Life Of Member Aretha Franklin

WASHINGTON, DC - Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. joins with the family and loved ones of Aretha Franklin in grieving the loss of this music giant. We...

New Morehouse President Moves Into The College’s Dorms For His ‘Freshman Year’

Morehouse College's new president, David Thomas, is a different type of president for the storied institution in a couple of ways. First, he is the first president...

Jackson State Makes HBCU History With NASA Partnership

Bynum said the partnership will aid in recruitment efforts because “a big part of this program is about getting a lot of internship opportunities for our students....

‘Black-ish’ Creator Kenya Barris Just Gave $1 Million To This HBCU

After donating a huge gift to their alma mater, it’s clear Black-ishcreator Kenya Barris, and his wife, Dr. Rainbow Barris live by the motto, “To whom much...

Southern University Set to Launch First Medical Marijuana Program

Southern University and Agricultural and Medicinal College, a historically black university in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has solidified its stake in Louisiana’s medical marijuana industry. On Friday, the school’s...

The Importance Of Balanced Media Coverage On Historically Black Colleges And Universities

The media plays an immense role in how we perceive the world around us. It is imperative that journalists and news producers remain objective to prevent media...

Beyoncé Set To Give 100k In Grants to 4 HBCUs Following Coachella

For her second BeyGOOD scholars program, Beyoncé will award four Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) with $25,000 grants for the 2018-2019 academic year​. The Homecoming Scholars Award...

#HUSitIn: How the Home of a Financial Aid Scandal Became a Safe Haven for...

Fifty years ago, solidarity between Howard University students brought national attention to the class of 1968 due to university’s failure to include student input and in 2018,...

Hampton University Student Crowned Mister Black North Carolina

North Carolina now has a new Mister Black North Carolina, Spencer McKan Heath III.  This 20-yr-old Hampton University Junior is a Strategic Communications major with a double...

Morehouse Grad Releases Book Series ‘This Thing Called’ To Help Prospective Students Navigate Life...

Morehouse College graduate Christopher Sumlin recently released his new book "This Thing Called Life" about helping prospective students attending college with navigating life at a historically black...

Lincoln University Of Missouri Announces Its Newest President

After a six-month search, Lincoln University has named Dr. Jerald Jones Woolfolk as their 20th President. The position is currently held by Interim President, Micheal A. Middleton who...

Virginia Union Wins CIAA Title For First Time In Over A Decade

The Virginia Union University men's basketball team claimed their first CIAA title since 2006 with an 82-52 victory over Johnson C. Smith University Saturday night at the Spectrum...

Wilberforce University Alumna Edmonia Lewis Loved Her Freedom So Much She Emancipated Herself —...

Today, we honor Wilberforce University alumna and sculptor Edmonia Lewis (1844-1907). She played a vital role sending messages to those who need it most. “Edmonia Lewis marketed her...

Lincoln University Goes Pink For LU Alumna Liz Morrow

The dynamic of Lincoln University of Missouri shifted on December 10, 2017, when Liz Morrow shared on her social media that she had been diagnosed with breast...

Read The Three FAMU Law Grads Advancing The Lives Of Blacks In Society Now

If you've noticed the fact that several famous people in Black History have all attended HBCUs, you'll definitely want to check out these three graduates of FAMU...

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