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Former FBI Director James Comey Joins Howard University

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Former FBI Director James Comey is scheduled to deliver a convocation address at Howard University next month, part of a series of lectures he...

Civil Rights activist Medgar Evers to be honored 50 years later

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The widow of civil rights leader Medgar Evers, who was killed by a white supremacist outside his Jackson, Miss., home in 1963, laments that...

Seven Cadets Commissioned on May 6 at ECSU

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  The Military Science Department at Elizabeth City State University held its Spring 2011 Commissioning Ceremony for seven cadets on May 6, 2011. Cadets Danny Adams,...

Fisk University Grad Matthew Knowles Shares 4 Secrets To Success

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It is tempting to see Mathew Knowles as the creator and manager of Destiny’s Child, father to globally dominant entertainer Beyoncé and younger sister...

New Superintendent Named to Lead the Development Research School

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New Superintendent Named to Lead the Development Research School Patricia C. Hodge is the new superintendent of Florida A&M University Developmental Research School (FAMU DRS). “I...

UVI Play Portrays St. Croix Native and Activist Hubert Harrison

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University of the Virgin Islands Newsroom St. Croix native Hubert Harrison is widely considered a leader in the movement for equality and justice for African...

President’s Corner: Talladega College President to Speak on the HBCU Buzz Show!

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Dr. Billy Hawkins, the 20th President of Talladega College will be joining the HBCU Buzz Show Tuesday November 13, 2012 at 6:30pm for the President's Corner segment. Bio Join...

HBCUs and Stability

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Morris Brown College, one of the nation's oldest black colleges is fighting foreclosure. The college canceled the auction on September 4th and is filing...

Howard University Lady Bison Defeats Coppin

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enior guard Tamoria Holmes hit a three-pointer in the last six seconds of regulation to secure a 50-49 victory for Howard in an exciting...

Over 60 Percent Of CAU Scholar-Athletes Earn A 3.0 Or Higher GPA

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ATLANTA — There are 207 student-athletes at Clark Atlanta University. Nearly 130 of them were honored with a medal Jan. 26 for accomplishments, which have...

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....

Grads of Historically Black Colleges Have Well-Being Edge vs Non-HBCU Grads

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Gallup.com WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in the U.S. are battling a number of challenges, including declining enrollment numbers and lower-than-average...

Courtroom Where Emmett Till’s Murderers Were Acquitted To Be Converted Into History Museum

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A professor at University of Kansas is leading a project to memorialize the horrific killing of 14-year-old Emmett Till in 1955 and the subsequent trial...

Spelman College To Hosts Atlanta’s When We All Vote Rally

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ATLANTA (Sept. 5, 2018) – Spelman College will be the host site of a When We All Vote Rally in the Atlanta University Center on...

SC State Trustees Put President Thomas Elze on Administrative Leave

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(News 2) South Carolina State University trustees have voted to put President Thomas Elzey on administrative leave. The unanimous vote came after a three-hour closed...

Spelman College President Dr. Beverly Tatum Talks with WABE “Passing the Baton”

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In 2002, Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum was appointed president of Atlanta’s Spelman College. The institution, located in the Atlanta University Center, is one of two all-female...

Study Dispels Myth That HBCUs Hinder Success

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HBCU graduates have higher earning potential and self-image, according to a new study.  The study, authored by researchers from Morehouse College and Howard University, dispels...