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Man Accused of Killing Bowie State Student Indicted For Murder

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The man accused of killing a Bowie State University student earlier this year has been indicted for his murder. Sean Urbanski, a 22-year-old white student...

HU Prez Slams BET’s ‘The Quad’ For Inaccurate Portrayal Of HBCU Culture

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A leader in the historically black college community has blasted BET’s The Quad for distorting HBCU culture and leadership on TV, calling the new drama "fake news"...

Miss Fayetteville State University Bria Perkins Dethroned As Queen Of FSU

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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...

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...

For HBCU Students, Student Loan Crisis Is Ever So Real

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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...

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...

Jackson State University Student, Devon Mannery Dies In Car Crash

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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...

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...

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...

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

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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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...