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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 student privacy laws...

5 Howard Students Arrested Protesting Sessions’ Nomination

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

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 white grads — consequently, they...

NCCU Mourns The Loss Of Dr. Debra Saunders-White

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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 with cancer. Saunders-White’s tenure...

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 he did ...

White HBCU Athlete Posts Insensitive Snapchat Selfie At PVAMU

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Why isn't there a name for when posting on social media goes wrong? Countless times social media users publish insensitive content that later becomes a trending topic. According to Fusion.com, a Snapchat...

HBCU Students Stand In Solidarity With American University Amidst Racist Events

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After a series of racially related incidents at American University, Howard University students stood in solidarity with American students this past Monday at Mary Graydon Center by...

Longtime Black Press Advocate, HBCU Grad George Curry Dies At Age 69

The Knoxville College family and the HBCU community are deeply saddened by the unexpected passing of George Curry. He was 69. His sister, Christie Love, confirmed the news...

Tuskegee Grad Marilyn Mosby: ‘We Do Not Believe That Freddie Gray Killed Himself’

Marilyn Mosby was right to bring charges against the officers involved in Freddie Gray’s arrest. We remember Mosby triumphantly coming to aid of the family and loved...

Huston-Tillotson Grad, Teacher Breaion King Brutally Arrested ‘For No Reason Whatsoever’

A patrol car video from a June 2015 incident showing a Black elementary teacher in Austin violently arrested by a white police officer during a traffic stop...

Black Twitter Drags Wendy Williams Over HBCU Comments

Wendy Williams recently found herself under fire after her comments on historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Jesse Williams’ acceptance speech for BET’s humanitarian award, and the...

Hampton Alumna, Kai Kitchen Charged With Reckless Driving After Being Stopped Three Times in...

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The mother of a recent historically black university grad charged with reckless driving in Dublin, Va. says her daughter was “stopped three times in 30 minutes” by...

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