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Clark Atlanta Given Federal Grant to Study Fossil Fuels

ATLANTA (AP) - Clark Atlanta University is using a federal grant to study the use of fossil fuels while offering education and research opportunities for minority students. Clark...

NSU School-Record 89 Spartans Named to MEAC All-Academic Team

NORFOLK, Va. – A school-record 89 Norfolk State University student-athletes have been named members of the 2013-14 MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team. The number is 13 higher than last...

NCCU GAME NOTES: UC Davis in First Four

DURHAM, N.C. – North Carolina Central University makes its second trip to the NCAA Division-I Men's Basketball Tournament, and its first trip to Dayton, Ohio for the...

FAMU Grad, Andrew Gillum, To Speak At DNC Wednesday

Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum will speak at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Wednesday. Gillum, who also is a graduate of HBCU Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University...

FAMU Alumni Selected For 2013 Legends Award By ESPN

Tallahassee, Fla. – Florida A&M University (FAMU) alumni Bernard and Shirley Kinsey will receive the 2013 Legends Award during the MEAC/SWAC Challenge in Orlando during Labor Day...

Hampton University Working to Reduce Violence

HAMPTON (WVEC) -- Through it's Men's Violence Prevention Program Hampton University is trying teach young men skills that'll steer them away from violence and towards personal success....

Here’s What This Teen Did To Pay His Tuition In Full At Tennessee State

MEMPHIS — A teenage boy in Tennessee used hard work, planning and dedication to earn enough money to pay for college before he even starts. “I just stay...

Michelle Obama Sends a Message to Her Younger Self

Black Enterprise As part of her #DearMe campaign, First Lady Michelle Obama delivered a video message to herself with the mission to inspire and empower young people. “Dear Michelle,...

Magic Johnson and Coke ‘Pay it Forward’ at Clark Atlanta University

NBA legend and business mogul Earvin “Magic” Johnson gave an inspiring speech to a packed audience of more than 500 employees and students from the Atlanta University...

Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman Returns to Howard University as Commencement 2018 Speaker

Chadwick Boseman will return to his alma mater, Howard University, to deliver the 2018 Commencement Address on May 12, 2018. Boseman, who recently played the lead role in...

2003 Most Distinguished HBCU Grad awarded $72.9M

Tuskegee University graduate Lonnie Johnson has been awarded nearly $73 million in royalties from toymaker Hasbro Inc., according to news reports. Johnson Research and Development Co. and...

Howard University’s David Oliver repeats as U.S. Track Champion in the National 110hurdles Championship

More workmanlike than wowing, defending champion David Oliver ran a steady race to claim his second straight and third overall national 110 hurdles championship with a time...

Morgan State’s President Ousted… Campus Rallies In Outrage

From Washington Post Local: A leadership transition announced this week at Morgan State University in Baltimore has sparked an uproar on campus.Word leaked out Monday that the board...

Bama State Style Returns To TV Screens

The popular television reality series featuring ASU's marching band found a new home.  Bama State Style, the reality series following Alabama State University's Mighty Marching Hornets, will return to...

RTVF Statement – Radio, TV & Film Department of Howard University

RTVF STATEMENT In 2009, the University began an extensive assessment of its academic programs. As part of Academic Renewal, schools and colleges (including the School of Communications) are going...

Fisk Jubilee Singers Celebrate At Ryman Auditorium

The Fisk Jubilee Singers will celebrate Fisk University's 150th anniversary with a concert at the Ryman Auditorium on Saturday, and they'll be sharing the stage with some very special guests. R&B legend...

HBCU Buzz interviews N.C.A&T’s Craig Stokes

HBCU Buzz stopped Craig Stokes, a graduate of North Carolina A&T and a National Youth and College Speaker, for advice that can benefit current HBCU students. Check...

Dr. Walter Washington Parkway signs unveiled – Alcorn State

“It is official now, Highway 552, aka “the stretch”, is now Dr. Walter Washington Parkway,” pronounced Alcorn State University 18th President M. Christopher Brown II at the...

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