Thursday, January 19, 2017
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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...

HBCU Grad Bishop Eddie Long Dies Of Cancer At Age 63

New Birth Missionary Baptist Pastor Eddie Long died in Atlanta on Sunday. He was 63. Long, who attended North Carolina Central University, where he studied...

5 Howard Students Arrested Protesting Sessions’ Nomination

Five Howard University students were arrested Tuesday afternoon after staging a nonviolent sit-in, protesting the confirmation hearing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions — demanding...

HBCU Radio Station Cancels Kim Burrell’s Show Following Her Comments On ‘Perveted’ Homosexuality

Citing no reason, a historically Black university in Texas has canceled Kim Burrell's radio show following her comments on homosexuality. Texas Southern University's KTSU-FM released...

CAU Freshman Class President Eric Wilson Has Lost His Brother And Father To Violence

When Eric Wilson fled the deadly gun violence plaguing the streets of Chicago, the Clark Atlanta University freshman left behind four of the most...
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Police Disband NAACP Sit-In At Jeff Sessions’ Office, Six Arrested

Mobile, AL police diffused a NAACP sit-in to protest the nomination of US Sen. Jeff Sessions as US attorney general, with at least six people...

Family On Dillard Student Killed A Year Ago: ‘We Still Don’t Know Anything’

WDSU.com reports: The family of the Dillard University student gunned down a year ago in Central City said on Monday that they are honoring...

Chancellor Anderson Uses N-Word In Viral Video, Says It Was A Mistake

Fayetteville State Chancellor James Anderson appeared comfortable using the controversial n-word while rapping with students at the black university on campus. Anderson used the word while...

For HBCU Students, Student Loan Crisis Is Ever So Real

HBCU students rely on student loans more than their non-HBCU peers, a new report says.  Black college students borrow, on average, at higher rates than...

Oldest Surviving Member Of Tuskegee Airmen, Willie Rogers, Dies At 101

A former Tuskegee Airmen, Willie Rogers, died in St. Petersburg on Wednesday, CBS News reports. He was 101. Rogers was also the oldest surviving member...

CAU Student Shot And Killed Outside Condo In Sandy Springs

According to police, Cierra Ford's shooting death in an apparent robbery outside a Sandy Springs condo is currently under investigation. On Friday, Ford was with her...

Mourning The Death Of Dr. Debra Saunders-White

On Saturday, the leader of historically black North Carolina Central University Debra Saunders-White died at the age of 59. Becoming the 11th chancellor of...

NCCU Mourns The Loss Of Dr. Debra Saunders-White

North Carolina Central University mourns the loss of the 11th Chancellor, Dr. Debra Saunders-White, who passed away today, November 26, 2016, after a heroic battle...

Colin Kaepernick Was Just Blasted By This HBCU Grad For Not Voting

“As far as I’m concerned, Colin Kaepernick is absolutely irrelevant," said an ESPN personality. It was a public criticism from Stephen A. Smith, a Winston-Salem...

Alabama State University President Gwendolyn Boyd Suspended By Trustees

Alabama State University's Board of Trustees abruptly suspended its leader of fewer than three years in a vote of no confidence, Diverse Education and other...

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Reportedly Investigating ‘Disgusting’ Video

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. has launched an investigation following a video on social media that led to complaints that the fraternity's image is being tarnished. Per...

Protesting Dillard University Students, Alumni Pepper-Sprayed Over David Duke Presence On Campus

Dillard University students and alumni were pepper-sprayed on Wednesday by Dillard University police on campus for attempting to forcibly enter the auditorium at Dillard....

Jackson State University Student, Devon Mannery Dies In Car Crash

On Monday morning Devon Mannery, a student at historically black college or university (HBCU) Jackson State University, was the victim of a fatal car accident. "All...
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Morgan State Stylish Buzz Of The Week: Aubrey Johnson

On the campus of Morgan State University walks a stylish young man driven to enhance the world through his passion of architecture. Aubrey Johnson,...