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HBCUs Pay Higher Fees To Borrow Money. Research Links That Premium To Racism.

Historically black colleges and universities looking to raise money for major projects face higher fees than their non-HBCU counterparts, even...

Court-Ordered Mediation In Maryland HBCU Case Ends Without Agreement

Court-ordered mediation of a 13-year-old case brought by a coalition of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) has ended without a resolution.

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

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

2 Clark Atlanta, 2 Spelman Students Shot at Block Party

Four HBCU students in Atlanta, GA are recovering after being shot during a back-to-school block party on Tuesday night. Two of the students are Clark Atlanta...

Shooting Near Alabama State University

Sadly, two people were killed in a shooting that took place near the campus of Alabama State University. “We have been...

Alabama A&M Student Killed By Off-duty Police Officer

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager is dead after a shooting involving an off-duty police officer in east Alabama. News...

These HBCUs And The State Of Maryland Have Been Locked In Court Battle For...

Advocates for four HBCUs have waged a court battle against the state of Maryland for the last 13 years. After...

Bennett College Officials Are Not Saying Why President Phyllis Worthy Dawkins Left, And Why...

Officials at four colleges announced the abrupt departure of their presidents last week — Marist, Muhlenberg, Auburn and, in North Carolina, Bennett College. Officials at...

Video Shows Store Owner Harassing, Calling Security on This HBCU Professor and His Sons

When a South Carolina store owner called security and threatened to notify police on a group of black men for...

Morris Brown Seeking Donations After Fire Causes $100K In Damages

Morris Brown, Georgia’s first historically Black college, has been hit with another setback after the college’s multi-purpose center caught on...

Hate Group To Protest At HBCU Graduations In Atlanta

The infamous hate group Westboro Baptist Church plans to picket outside of the graduations of three historically black colleges in...

Albany Alums Are Still Fired Up Over A Controversial Bill

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Albany leaders and alumni from three of Georgia’s historically black colleges and universities (HBCU), are still fired up over a controversial...

HBCUs’ Feud With Regional Accreditor

The United Negro College Fund released a white paper Thursday that details grievances of historically black colleges with their primary regional accreditor,...

Voice Of The ECSU Vikings Dies

(HBCU Buzz) - Randy Jones, the longtime voice of the Elizabeth City State University Vikings on WRVS-FM 89.9, has passed away. ECSU officials had confirmed...

AKA Ring Leader Charged With 6 Counts of Prostitution and More in FVSU Pimping...

Seven people are facing jail time due to a scandal that rocked Fort Valley State University. According to The Atlanta-Journal Constitution, Alecia Jeanetta Johnson, 49, allegedly served as a ring leader in...

New GA HBCU Bill Causing Commotion After Another bill Denounced

ATLANTA, GA (WALB) - WALB is taking a deeper look at a bill that could greatly impact Albany’s only state...

Morris Brown College Remains Focused, Despite Having Just 42 Students

Driving around the Atlanta University Center one sunny afternoon, Dr. Kevin E. James, Morris Brown College’s interim president, had a lot on his mind. Only...

Australia Say, Speaks-Out Against Rape Culture At Fisk University

Students from the Fisk University are upset with the administration over the recent mishandling of a sexual assault case to an elected female campus representative,...

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