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NCAT Enrolls Largest Student Body Ever

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North Carolina A&T State University announced yesterday a fall enrollment total of 111,877 in the fall term that just began, expanding the student body...

Bowie State Student, Kevin Hayes Files $3 Million Hazing Lawsuit Against Alpha Phi Alpha...

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BOWIE, Md. (WUSA9) -- A Bowie State University student has filed a $3 million lawsuit against a fraternity, claiming he was beaten and hazed...

Darrell Asberry Steps Down As Head Coach At Texas Southern

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HOUSTON, Texas – Sunday night Darrell Asberry informed Texas Southern University that he is stepping down as head football coach. The Tigers ended their season...

Clark Atlanta Grad Student Is Youngest Candidate For City Council In New City Of...

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Johnny Surry's roots run deep in Atlanta and Fulton County.  He finished Westlake High School in 2011 then, the former student-athlete earned a bachelor's...

Howard Univ. is the Last HBCU with Swim Team

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The intercollegiate women’s swim team at North Carolina A&T State University has come to an end, leaving just one HBCU in the entire United...

SC State University Leaders Scramble to Submit Mandated Report

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WTLX South Carolina State University’s Interim Board of Trustees had a special meeting Wednesday afternoon to put the finishing touches on a state mandated report. The...

Alcorn President receives 2011 Excellence in Education Award from Penn State

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Dr. M. Christopher Brown II, 18th president of Alcorn State University, has been recognized with the 2011 Excellence in Education Award (the highest honor...

LISTEN – 911 Call BY AAMU Students in Panama City Beach During Spring Break

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WSFA has obtained audio of the 911 emergency call following the shooting of three Alabama A&M University students in Panama City Beach, Fl during...

Tiger Woods Gives $10,000 to UMES Scholarship Fund

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Tiger Woods is the first individual donor to a new University of Maryland Eastern Shore scholarship fund that will honor the memory of Dr....

South Carolina State May Close For a Year

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According to WLTX, "A House subcommittee has approved a measure that would close South Carolina State University to allow the school to correct its...

Two Tennessee State football players suspended indefinitely, face felony charges

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Two Tennessee State University football players have been suspended from the team indefinitely after allegedly causing thousands of dollars in damage to another student’s...

Howard Grad Kasim Reed And Spelman Grad Stacey Abrams To Speak At DNC

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On Monday, several Democratic leaders and multiple celebrities are scheduled to offer their shared vision for the future of America in Philadelphia for the...

WATCH: FOTUS Michelle Obama speaks at Bowie State

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http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1 Michelle Obama spoke to 600 graduates and thousands of family, friends and supporters at Bowie State University in Maryland on Friday. FOTUS Obama reminded students in...

Student-athletes Cleared By NCAA To Pursue Name, Image And Likeness Deals

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Student-athletes at HBCUs and around the country can rejoice after a contentious debate on student endorsement deals has been resolved. Starting tomorrow, the NCAA...

Harold Jackson Named New JSU Head Football Coach

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Jackson State named Harold Jackson as its next head football coach, the school announced Monday morning in a press conference. A Hattiesburg native and former...

SC State Keeps Accreditation

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The Times and Democrat South Carolina State University announced Thursday that it will keep its accreditation for another year. South Carolina State was placed on...

Concordia College Selma Students Help Tornado Victims

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Concordia College students Kendrick Wright and Marla Arrington count some of the donations left after their school’s chapel service Friday. -- Desiree Taylor Students from...

Norfolk State Defeats Hampton in the 1st Battle of the Bay Poetry Slam

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On Thursday, November 10, 2011, history was made in Norfolk. A sea of green and gold cheered on their Spartans as they watched their beloved Norfolk...