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Bill Cosby Case Ends in Mistrial But We’re Still Deliberating His Legacy

The judge in the Bill Cosby trial declared a mistrial Saturday after the jury failed to reach a verdict in the case. The jurors...

Norfolk State Football Signee Shooting in New Jersey

Norfolk State football signee Dy-Shawn Simpkins Jr., who enrolled in January, was killed in a shooting near his native East Orange, N.J., on Friday,...

Suspect Identified in Stabbing Death of Bowie State Student

A 22-year-old University of Maryland student has been charged in the stabbing death of a Bowie State University student early Saturday morning in College...

Here’s What Happens When You Don’t Listen To 50K Petitions From B-CU Community

B-CU graduating students booed and turned their backs on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos as she delivered on Wednesday the B-CU commencement address. From CNN: Education Secretary...

B-CU Students Launches Petition To Block Betsy DeVos From Speaking At Their Commencement

Bethune-Cookman University students and alumni launched a petition to rally support for their efforts to block Betsy DeVos from speaking at their commencement. The petition,...

20 Arrests After Alcorn State Football Players Campus Brawl

The Claiborne County Police Department made up to 20 arrests earlier last week after a fight that broke out on campus at Alcorn State...

N.C. A&T Students Hold Prayer Vigil For Fellow Student Ryan Godwin After His Grandfather’s...

On Monday, North Carolina A&T students converged on campus at the black university for a prayer of support for fellow student Ryan Godwin, whose...

Fraternity Brothers Of Murder Suspect Opens Up: ‘We Are Shocked By The Crime’

The fraternity brothers of Cleveland murder suspect Steve Stephens told FOX 8's Maia Belay Sunday night that they are shocked by the crime. On Sunday,...

HBCU Alum Pastor Cordell A. Jenkins Arrested For Sex Trafficking Of Children

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested two pastors in Toledo as part of an investigation conducted by the FBI’s Northwest Ohio Violent Crimes...

NCCU Interim Chancellor Remembers Fallen Eagle Myiah N. Andrews

North Carolina Central University Interim Chancellor Johnson O. Akinleye issued a statement remembering fallen Eagle Myiah N. Andrews today. Andrews, an 18-year-old freshman student at...

Morehouse Grad Shaun King: ‘Texas School Building Could Be Making Students And Staff Sick’

New York Daily News Senior Justice Writer Shaun King sheds a light on a Texas middle school horror story in his latest piece titled...

Rep. Alma Adams: Historically Black Colleges And Universities Take ‘Devastating Hit’ In Trump’s Budget

President Donald Trump previewed a budget plan "that could have a severe impact on black colleges" earlier last week, according to HBCU advocates. Briana...

Black Girls Going Missing Right In Our Backyard

In the last few days, social media has been buzzing with photos and posts of missing black teens from Howard University and UDC's backyard;...

HU Prez Slams BET’s ‘The Quad’ For Inaccurate Portrayal Of HBCU Culture

A leader in the historically black college community has blasted BET’s The Quad for distorting HBCU culture and leadership on TV, calling the new drama "fake news"...

Tuskegee University Ordered To Pay $2 Million For Breach Of Contract After Losing Lawsuit

After losing a lawsuit against its former lawyer, Darryl E. Crompton, who was hired as an attorney and faculty member at Tuskegee University in early 2011 but...

Miss Fayetteville State University Bria Perkins Dethroned As Queen Of FSU

Controversy over the removal of Bria Perkins from her Miss Fayetteville State University position is causing concern inside the Fayetteville community. The university also noted the...

HBCU Grad Live-Streamed Suicide Following Arrest For Sexual Assault

A historically black college graduate killed himself while recording a Facebook Live video earlier this week, days after his arrest on suspicion of sexual...

Morehouse College Board Of Trustees Announce Leadership Change

Morehouse College is parting ways with its president after the board voted not to renew John S. Wilson's contract as Morehouse enters its 150th-year...
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Nominations Open: 2017 HBCU Top 30 Under 30

Do you know a student at a historically black college or university (HBCU) who exemplifies greatness, inspires their community, or represents their school beautifully? For...