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HBCU Bad News and Commentary for all America’s one hundred and five Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Black Girls Going Missing Right In Our Backyard

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In the last few days, social media has been buzzing with photos and posts of missing black teens from Howard University and UDC's backyard;...

Alabama State University President Gwendolyn Boyd Suspended By Trustees

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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...

Vandals Spray-Paint “NIGGER” on Lincoln University Sign

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Earlier this morning when students rose for class at Lincoln University (PA) they were greeted by a shocking addition to the schools welcoming sign....

B-CU Students Launches Petition To Block Betsy DeVos From Speaking At Their Commencement

Bethune-Cookman University students and alumni launched a petition to rally support for their efforts to block Betsy DeVos from speaking at their commencement. The petition,...

Congratulations Black America, We’ve Made The KKK Very Proud – Letter from the KKK

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In early 2011, the Ku Klux Klan released a letter applauding young black males for their efforts, and thanking them for their contribution to...

Man Charged in Dorm-Room Rape at Lincoln University Missouri

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A 19-year-old man is charged with felony sexual assault, for an incident at Lincoln University. According to court documents, the woman woke up during the...

Howard Student Seeks Justice via Twitter After Alleged Rape By Campus RA

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UPDATED 3/23/2016 (3:23 PM) A student at Howard University in the nation's capital is ending her silence. She went to Twitter to voice her thoughts on a...

The Endowment Gap Between PWIs and HBCUs Has Doubled Over The Years

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Today, hundreds of students completed their undergraduate studies and became Morehouse Men and Spelman Women. It was only two years ago, during the same...

FVSU Students Mourn Death of Dr. Dawn Deveaux

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Fort Valley State University students, faculty and staff known Dawn Della DeVeaux as a vivacious, compassionate advocate. The administrator is passionate about higher education....

How the Obama Administration Failed to Support HBCUs

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The Obama Administration and his Department of Education just appropriated more than $171 million in federal funding to increase S.T.E.M. professional development at colleges...

Why Losing Commencement At This Dallas HBCU Is A Very Big Deal

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The sorrow in the voice of Paul Quinn College senior Jennifer Fletcher was heavy and resigned: “I’m packing. I’m packing my things to...

Iota Phi Theta Founder Barron Willis Has Died

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The Iota Phi Theta family is mourning the loss of one of its brothers. Barron Willis, one of the 12 founders of Iota Phi Theta...

Kappa Alpha Psi Faces Hazing Accusations at Jarvis Christian College

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MARSHALL, Texas (CN) - A student at Jarvis Christian College claims fraternity members damaged his kidneys and opened wounds on his butt by beating...

HBCU Grad Andrew Gillum Was Found ‘Inebriated’ In A Room Where Crystal Meth Was...

Miami Beach Police were called in response to an apparent drug overdose of a man in a hotel where Andrew Gillum, a graduate of...

PVAMU Student Turns Himself in Following Fatal Off-Campus Shooting

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A Prairie View A&M University student is in custody following a double shooting Tuesday. The shooting happened around 1:30 p.m. at the Brookside Meadows apartment...

Jackson State University Student, Benjamin Sabine, Found Dead In Dorm

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On early Tuesday morning on the campus of Jackson State University in the Campbell Suites, a 23-year-old student was found dead in his dorm...

Damian Parks, 22, Found Dead on Daytona Beach

A B-CU student was found dead on Daytona Beach "approximately one day after he was reported missing," according to police. Parks' mother Carolyn Parks told...

BREAKING: U.S. Capitol Building on lockdown

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The United States Capitol was placed on lockdown Thursday afternoon following reports of shots fired in the vicinity of the chamber. At least one...