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Ohio’s Only Public HBCU Receives Over $7M In Contributions

(HBCU Buzz) - Ohio’s only public historically black college and university, or HBCU, Central State University, recently received $7.1 million...
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“On the Yard SU” Special Edition Founder’s Day Episode

On this special episode of "On the Yard SU", we get an inside look of the Founder's Day ceremony. Ms. Southern University, the president of SU, and...

SC State Wins $25,000 Home Depot Grant

ORANGEBURG, S.C. – The Bulldog tenacity was no match for the 21 other Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) that SC State University competed against in the...

Regents Approve Albany State, Darton State Merger

Just recently, southwest Georgia and the HBCU community nationwide experienced the merger of two colleges into what is now the largest public Historically Black College and University in the...

WTF?! Video Shows Omega Psi Phi Members Pulling Their Pants Down And Booty Popping

Someone has released a "secret video" from a gathering of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity members that shows Ques popping and shaking their booty according to a Facebook...

Clinton Campaign Readies HBCU Outreach Effort For The Final Stretch

WASHINGTON — As the school year begins, the Clinton campaign is launching an engagement effort to reach out to young voters at historically black colleges and universities...

2012 MEAC/SWAC Challenge: Bethune-Cookman University vs. Alabama State

The eighth installment of the MEAC/SWAC Challenge presented by Disney features Bethune-Cookman of the MEAC against Isaiah Crowell and his newest team Alabama State of the SWAC....

SC State University to Close 9 Buildings to Save Money

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina State University's interim president says the school is shutting down nine aging buildings to save money. The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg...

Focus on NC Public HBCUs sharpens

(The Charlotte Post) African-American lawmakers are taking a proactive approach to maintaining North Carolina’s historically black public colleges. The North Carolina Legislative Caucus met Tuesday with the University of...

WSSU’s Center for Community Safety Moves Toward More Problem-Solving

The Center for Community Safety (CCS) of Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) has recruited three new academic professionals to support its efforts to better translate research on social...

Shaw University Selected to Receive $56,000 Grant From IBM

Shaw University is the latest recipient of a grant from IBM aimed at positioning the institution for epic growth. The $56,000 in-kind Impact Grant will be used...

Rep. Alma Adams Works to Support HBCUs

The Charlotte Observer In her first leadership role as a member of Congress, North Carolina’s Rep. Alma Adams on Tuesday made sure that minority students and historically black...

VIDEO: Common Performing Live at Howard University for AT&T 28 Days Series

Major shout out to HU Reaction for being on the scene to record this great performance by rapper Common on the campus of Howard University. Common was...

Robin Thicke & Pharrell Williams to Pay Family of Marvin Gaye Over $7M: ‘Blurred...

The Root Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams were ordered Tuesday to cough up nearly $7.4 million to Marvin Gaye’s children after a judge found that the duo copied...

Dr. Robert Dixon Takes Over as Interim Provost & VP of Academic Affairs at...

Cheyney University Newsroom Dr. Robert M. Dixon, an educator with more than four decades of experience in management, research and teaching, is Cheyney University's new Interim Provost and...

Beyoncé And John D. Rockefeller Invested In HBCUs. Here’s Why You Should Too.

Pop quiz! What do Beyoncé and John D. Rockefeller have in common?  At first glance, the two American icons couldn’t be more...

Jackson State Fires Head Coach Harold Jackson

Less than two years into his coaching tenure, Jackson State has fired Harold Jackson,according to reports. Jackson, who was hired Jan. 14, 2014, was 6-11 after replacing Rick...

The Gamma Delta Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Makes A Heroic Return to Johnson...

What would the yard be like without those pretty girls who rock 20 pearls? Well, that’s the question the campus of Johnson C. Smith University has been...

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