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Jackson State Enrollment Drops 10 Percent

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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...

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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...

HBCU Grad Omarosa Allegedly Secretly Recorded Conversations With Trump While Working At The White...

Writing that a Central State University graduate, and also a Howard University graduate, had secretly recorded conversations with President Donald Trump while working at the White House...

Fired Tennis Coach Feels Clark Atlanta Scapegoated Him

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A tennis coach fired by Clark Atlanta University last month after a sexual harassment investigation prompted by a student complaint believes he is being scapegoated by the...

This Howard Alumna Was Racially Profiled at Victoria’s Secret

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The list of racist retail incidents across the nation just got its latest addition after a Howard University graduate detailed the racial profiling horror — complete with...

Teen Accepted Into 113 Colleges Chooses Full Ride To HBCU, Bennett College

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This is the definition of black girl magic. Jasmine Harrison, a 17-year-old from Greensboro, North Carolina, has been accepted into 113 colleges and universities, WFMY, a CBS affiliate...

“Oh, Noooo Barbie, What Is You Doing?”

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There's no arguing that Barbies have improved when it comes to inclusivity, as we're no longer only seeing the same straight-sized, blonde, white dolls that were first...

Tom Joyner Will No Longer Play R. Kelly’s Music On His Show

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Tom Joyner has taken a step in the right direction by banning R. Kelly’s music. During Jacque Reid’s “Inside Her Story” segment of the Tom Joyner Morning Show, #MeToo founder Tarana Burke...

Delaware State Mourns Passing Of Former Head Football Coach Al Lavan

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Dover, Del.--- Delaware State University Athletics mourns the passing of former Hornet head football coach Alton “Al” Lavan, who died early Monday in Colorado. Lavan was DSU’s head...

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