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2 HBCU Alums Who Hillary Clinton Might Pick As A Running Mate

Hillary Clinton has made history, she is the first woman who will represent the Democratic Party for president of the United States. Now all eyes are on who...

5 Things Wendy Williams And Stacey Dash Have In Common

It's no surprise that African-Americans are heavily scrutinized for embracing our culture. With that being said, it's one thing to be scrutinized by other ethnicities, especially those who...

JSU Standout Michael Tinsley Qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Former Jackson State University track and field standout Michael Tinsley is Olympics bound following a third-place finish in the 400-meter hurdles during the 2016...

Google Sets Sights on HBCU Engineering Students for Recruitment Efforts

Engineering students at select historically Black colleges and universities may have an advantage over students at other institutions when it comes to getting into the doors of...

College Value Ranks Hampton University 3rd In Best Online Religious Studies Degree

Hampton, VA- Hampton University Online has been ranked 3rd for online bachelors degree in Religious Studies by collegevaluesonline.com The ranking considered graduation and tuition rates using data that...
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Black Women are Ranked the Most Educated Group by Race & Gender

Black women surpassed any other group based upon race and gender in 2014 by having the highest percentage that is the most educated. Reports by the National...

House Approves Byrne, Adams Bill Supporting HBCUs By Unanimous Vote

The House of Representatives approved a bipartisan bill introduced by Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) and Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC) that would help improve infrastructure for our nation’s...

The HBCU Shop Is Back!

WASHINGTON D.C. ─ Historically black college and university (HBCU) campuses are breeding grounds for cultural and fashion movements, especially lately, as it seems black culture yearns to...

Two Howard Alum Discuss the First Undocumented and Black Convening

Last year, Donald Trump, the GOP frontrunner in the presidential race, said that he would build a wall on the U.S.'s southern border and have Mexico pay...

Iota Phi Theta Fraternity Launches New Initiative To Help Build Police And Community Relations

A new national initiative from Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc. that focuses on developing solutions to improve race and police-community relations in response to the killing of...

FAMU Receives $266,000 from Washington, D.C. Alumni for Scholarships

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) Foundation has received a gift of $266,000 from the Washington, D.C. Chapter of the University’s National Alumni...

Dallas HBCU Starts Think Tank To Address Challenges Facing Black Community

Paul Quinn College in Dallas and black elected officials are taking matters into their own hands to help better serve underresourced and underserved people in Texas, according...

HBCU Grads Outperform Black Graduates of Predominately White Institutions

African-Americans who graduate from a historically Black college or university do better financially than Blacks who graduate from traditionally white colleges and universities, according to a new study by economists at Morehouse College and Howard University.

Paine College Receives $1 Million Donation

It seems this historically black college is turning things around. On Wednesday, the leader of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Bishop Kenneth W. Carter announced that the...

Fisk & American Baptist Alumni, Congressman John Lewis Sit-in On House Floor Over Gun...

Democrats literally sat down on the floor of the House chamber on Wednesday — and forced the House into a temporary recess — as part of an...

Top High School Senior in the Country Will Pursue Degree at FAMU

FAMU Newsroom TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – On June 29, National Achievement Award Finalist, Bryan Anderson, will begin the pursuit of a degree in computer engineering at Florida Agricultural and...

Bennett College Raises Over $720,000 During Alumnae Weekend

Many alumnae came together at Bennett College this weekend reminiscing about life at Bennett College, trading stories on the college’s traditions and rekindling bonds formed during their...

Dr. Anthony Jenkins Named President Of Historically Black West Virginia State University

The West Virginia State University Board of Governors named Dr. Anthony L. Jenkins, a seasoned higher-education leader, and a United States Army veteran, as its 11th president today...

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