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Cheyney Has a Way to Solve Its Money Problems

PHILADELPHIA — The nation's oldest historically black college, which has struggled with plummeting enrollment and financial woes in recent years, announced a plan Tuesday to...

This Petition Calls for Removal of Bennett College’s Vice President of Finance

GREENSBORO, N.C. — An online petition is calling for the removal of one of Bennett’s College top leaders. The petition demands that the school oust Vice...

NCAT Aggie Cheerleader Speaks Against Rape Culture

To Whom it May Concern: My name is Raina Gee, a Freshman marketing student and first year member of the Blue Squad...

Colin Kaepernick Mural In Atlanta Destroyed Days Before Super Bowl

Just two days before Super Bowl LIII, a prominent mural of Colin Kaepernick was torn down in Atlanta. The mural, which was located on a...

First Black NCAA President, Dr. James Frank Has Died

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- The Southwestern Athletic Conference announced the passing of former Southwestern Athletic Conference Commissioner Dr. James Frank on Saturday. Among his...

”What I’ve Been Told So Far Doesn’t Make Sense” – Mother of Shot &...

Durham police are investigating the fatal shooting of an North Carolina Central University student last week by a security guard at an off-campus apartment complex. On Monday police...

Kentucky Police is Slammed for Racial Profiling After This HBCU President

A Kentucky police department says it's reviewing a traffic stop involving a black college president after accusations that it was racially motivated. The Louisville Metro Police Department said...

Jackson State Enrollment Drops 10 Percent

According to preliminary figures, Jackson State University’s fall 2018 enrollment has declined by 9.9 percent since fall 2017. The current preliminary enrollment is 7,709 and represents a drop of 849 students from...

Watch: Police Investigating Altercation With White Male & FAMU Students

Police are investigating an incident captured on a viral video that shows a heated exchange in which a man entering the Stadium Centre apartments displayed a gun...

Prairie View Transfer Student Killed in Botched Drug Deal

Prairie View police are working to identify two suspects in what they now believe to be a botched drug deal that left a Prairie View A&M University...

Man Arrested, Charged With Murder In NCAT Party Shooting From 2016

Police announced an arrest in the 2016 killing of two North Carolina A&T State University students, who police say were "innocent bystanders" to a fight that broke...

Feds Impose Aid Restrictions on Howard University

One of the country’s most prominent historically black universities learned this month that it is now subject to one of the Education Department's strictest forms of financial...

Racism Is Why Black Colleges Have To Pay More For Loans Than Other Schools

It’s expensive to be poor. And few places in higher education feel that more acutely than historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), where endowments are typically smaller and enrollments have...

4 Bethune-Cookman Board Of Trustee Members Resign

Four members of the Bethune-Cookman University’s board of trustees resigned this week — and more could follow — amid an ongoing financial crisis that’s prompted calls for...

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Celebrates The Life Of Member Aretha Franklin

WASHINGTON, DC - Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. joins with the family and loved ones of Aretha Franklin in grieving the loss of this music giant. We...

Central State University Grad Omarosa: DeVos Said Black Students Don’t Have ‘Capacity To Understand’...

Stating that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos once said students who booed her at a historically black college lacked the “capacity to understand” what the Trump administration is...

There’s A Student Housing Crisis At Clark Atlanta University

ACU Local reports say approximately 150 students are waiting on room assignments, even though they were supposed to be in dorms on Monday night. CAU released a statement...

Audit Shows Fired Southern University Band Director Deposited Over $300K In To His Personal...

An audit is questioning $300,459 worth of university band money deposited into the personal bank accounts of former Southern University band director Nathan Haymer. The audit was released...

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