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Newly Elected Florida Gov. Rick Scott Cuts All Funding To Florida’s Two HBCUs

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Bethune-Cookman University, a private school in Daytona Beach stands to lose more than $2 million in state revenue.

Hampton Alumna, Kai Kitchen Charged With Reckless Driving After Being Stopped Three Times in...

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The mother of a recent historically black university grad charged with reckless driving in Dublin, Va. says her daughter was “stopped three times in 30 minutes” by...

Dogs Set Onto Norfolk State Student, London Colvin for Refusing to Assist Police Officers

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Updated 1:48 PM EST, 1/29/2015  A student at Norfolk State University (NSU) , a historically black college or university (HBCU) in Norfolk, Virginia, allegedly was attacked by police dogs...

Hundreds Of HBCU Students March To The Polls For Early Voting

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Hundreds of historically black college or university (HBCU) students took to the polls in Durham and Daytona Beach on Wednesday to kick off early voting on their...

Top HBCU Homecomings 2016

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Top HBCU Homecomings 2016 At a historically black college and university (HBCU), few moments top the experiences gained during homecoming festivities. Not only is this celebratory period a...

Top 10 HBCUs To Develop Professional Athletes

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Historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have not only prided themselves in developing some of the brightest and most skilled students in the classrooms. They have also...

Top 8 Dangerous HBCU Campuses by StartClass

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According to research done by StartClass, an online media outlet that provides information on a variance of data and who also recently named "The 25 Most Dangerous Colleges,"...

Black Twitter Drags Wendy Williams Over HBCU Comments

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Wendy Williams recently found herself under fire after her comments on historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Jesse Williams’ acceptance speech for BET’s humanitarian award, and the...

HBCU Buzz Black History Month Tribute

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HBCU Buzz to Launch Black History Month Tribute Beginning in 1926 as Negro History Week later growing into a 27 or 28-day celebration, the national tribute to Black...

HBCU Grads Outperform Black Graduates of Predominately White Institutions

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African-Americans who graduate from a historically Black college or university do better financially than Blacks who graduate from traditionally white colleges and universities, according to a new study by economists at Morehouse College and Howard University.

Robert K Hoggard, New Executive at HBCU Buzz

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brittany Ireland Phone: (202)438-4093 Email: ireland@hbcubuzz.com New Executive at HBCU Buzz WASHINTON, D.C. October 21, 2014—The Board of Directors at HBCU Buzz Inc. is pleased to announce that...

Alabama State Alum Nets $2M With Ugly Christmas Sweater Line

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Atlanta’s own 2 Chainz said he made approximately $2 million in profits over the holiday season by combining the ugly Christmas sweater concept with his hometown’s latest...

Puff Daddy & The Family To Headline The 2015 REVOLT Music Conference

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NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Adding more heat to the already impressive lineup, REVOLT announced the first round of all-star performers who will take the...

15 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Attended HBCUs

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Black colleges are the breeding grounds for some of the world's best lawyers, doctors, teachers, activists, scientists and engineers in the world. It only makes...

Carpenter Stands with Dr. Harris and American Baptist College

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Vanderbilt University's Divinity School The Carpenter Program in Religion, Gender, and Sexuality at Vanderbilt Divinity School expresses its support of and admiration for Dr. Forrest Harris, our colleague...

Students ‘Cry Out To The Administration’: Central State Alum Starts Petition To Remove Trent...

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A Central State University alumni started a petition with 70 signatures to the black university’s president, Cynthia Jackson-Hammond, that calls...

Black Women are Ranked the Most Educated Group by Race & Gender

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Black women surpassed any other group based upon race and gender in 2014 by having the highest percentage that is the most educated. Reports by the National...

The 3 Best HBCUs Of 2016, According To Forbes

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On Wednesday, Forbes released their annual list of top colleges in the country and Spelman College in Atlanta earned the top spot for the country’s 107 historically...

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