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Shaw University Receives “Excellence in Debt Management” Award

Shaw University, the first HBCU in the South, received the 2012 Excellence in Debt Management Award from USA Funds, the university announced today. Shaw was recognized for...

SC State Lineman Helps Save Three Small Children in 3-Car Crash

SCSU Athletics South Carolina State junior defensive end Reggie Owens, was a part of a heroic effort that saved the lives three young children involved in a three-vehicle...

First African-American Governor to Speak at His Alma Mater, Virginia Union

According to The Richmond Times-Dispatch, "Former Gov. L. Douglas Wilder, the first African-American elected governor in the nation, will be at his alma mater next month to...

American Bar Association Approves Recommendations for Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern

HOUSTON (October 4, 2018) – The Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association (ABA) has approved the...

Why Doesn’t Silicon Valley Hire Black Coders?

Bloomberg Business Howard University fights to join the tech boom. In the fall of 2013 a young software engineer named Charles Pratt arrived on Howard University’s campus in Washington....

Regents Approve Albany State, Darton State Merger

Just recently, southwest Georgia and the HBCU community nationwide experienced the merger of two colleges into what is now the largest public Historically Black College and University in the...

Howard University Presents the “New” College of Pharmacy

The Howard University School of Pharmacy is now the College of Pharmacy, a freestanding entity, and no longer part of the College of Pharmacy, Nursing and Allied...

Howard U is Tom Joyner’s School of the Month!

The Tom Joyner Foundation is recognizing Howard University in Washington, DC, as the March 2013 School of the Month. The foundation, formed by the nationally syndicated radio personality, chose Howard as part of...

CBS Anchor Joins Lincoln University Faculty

CBS 3 on-air personality Dave Huddleston is the new instructor of the Lincoln University course Comm 453-Television Practicum in the Mass Communications Center of Excellence. The purpose of...

Morgan State University Hosts 143rd Spring Commencement Ceremony

BALTIMORE — Morgan State University (MSU), in the assembly of University officials, faculty and its Board of Regents, will host its 143rd Spring Commencementexercises on Saturday,...

Howard University Grad, Boluwatife Aiki-Raji, Lands Software Engineer Position With Twitter

Boluwatife Aiki-Raji, also known as Bolu, has been offered a position from Twitter working as their Software Engineer upon graduating from Howard University. Prior to attended Howard University,...

MTSU breaks ground on new $147M Science Building

Middle Tennessee State University broke ground Thursday on its long-awaited $147 million Science Building, a project that will help the institution produce more college graduates ready for...

Howard University Renames School Of Communications After Cathy L. Hughes

The legacy of John H. Johnson will live forever. Johnson has paved the way for African Americans in the communications industry, being awarded by EBONY magazine in...

FAMU Is No. 1 Public HBCU In Wall Street Journal Poll

A Florida black university has earned top honor in a recent list that ranks the top HBCUs in the country. FAMU was named the number one public historically...

Spelman Considers Policy For Transgender Students

Perhaps you heard, and were overjoyed and excited by, the latest news happening at Spelman College, a black women's college that is leading all other HBCUs in creating...

HBCU’s Going After More Non-Black Students – According to WSJ

Black colleges compete for best students regardless of race Is this post-racial enough for you? In an effort to compete with larger schools for the brightest brains (and make...

N.C. A&T is Now The Nation’s Largest HBCU

John Newsom/Greensboro News & Record GREENSBORO — N.C. A&T doesn’t play conference rival Florida A&M in football until next month, but the Aggies already hold a lead —...

How Jazmin Goodwin Found Inspiration For WHCA Scholarship Essay

Jazmin Goodwin, a Howard student and broadcast journalism major, was only inspired to write a 250-word scholarship essay when she realized she was on a broken down, and...

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