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4 HBCUs Participate in the First Annual Memphis HBCU HOOP Classic

Building Blocks Mentoring Program has assembled 4 high caliber college basketball teams for the first annual Memphis HBCU Basketball Classic. The classic will provide a platform for these students...

UMES delegation lobbies for federal park

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. - (Oct. 7, 2011) - Students and faculty from UMES joined two busloads of grassroots lobbyists from the Eastern Shore, including Cambridge Mayor Victoria...

Intel To Pour $4.5 Million Into STEM Programs For HBCU Students

The future of American jobs is in STEM. According to the 2016 U.S. News/Raytheon STEM Index, graduate numbers and salaries in the field of science, technology, engineering,...

New Graduate Program To Prepare HBCU Leaders

Jefferson City, MO- A unique graduate degree program beginning this fall at Lincoln University will prepare future leaders for the university and its counterparts.  The Master of...

VSU enters dual-enrollment agreement with Richmond Public Schools

Virginia State University has entered into an agreement with Richmond Public Schools to offer college courses to juniors and seniors in Richmond Public High Schools. These dual...

The HBCU Buzz Show is Celebrating National Women’s History Month in March

March is officially National Women's History  Month. The HBCU Buzz show is showing our appreciation for phenomenal women from the past, present, and future with a few special guests this month. We are kicking...

Actor And Author Terrence “J” Jenkins To Deliver Dillard University 2016 Commencement Address

NEW ORLEANS – Dillard University holds its 80th Commencement on Saturday, May 7, at 8 a.m., on the historic Avenue of the Oaks.  The University will confer...

Breast Cancer Vaccine Developed by Tennessee State Researcher Shows Promise in Trial

(TSU News Service) – A Tennessee State University scientist and a group of researchers from Washington University School of Medicine at St. Louis have come up with...

Spelman College to Admit Transgender Students

Spelman College announced it's Admissions and Enrollment Policy Update, which allows transgender students to enroll into the university.  It also allows female students who change genders to remain enrolled and...

Grambling’s Bring it Home 2018 Kicks Off with $218,000 in Raised

This July, Grambling State University’s Bring it Home kicked off with a number of major donations from alumni, staff, and corporate donors raising $218,000 in one month. “It’s...

Jessica Kern named ninth head women’s basketball coach of Lincoln University Pennsylvania

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. (April 14, 2011) — Lincoln University is pleased to announce Jessica Kern as the new head coach of the women's basketball program. She becomes...

Spelman, Morehouse, & Clark Atlanta students rally for amendment

Atlanta University Center students marched Friday to the state Capitol to show support for the charter school amendment on Tuesday’s ballot. Under current Georgia law, charter school applicants...

Bowie State University Professor Named Apple Distinguished Educator – Allissa Richardson

A Bowie State University communications professor was named a 2013 Apple Distinguished Educator for her use of emerging technology in creating a student mobile journalism lab. Allissa Richardson,...

New novel by Howard Grad ‘Home’ brings Toni Morrison back to Ohio

At 81, Toni Morrison, who's won the Nobel Prize for her novels about the sorrows and joys of African-American life, has a new book and a new hip. Her 10th novel, Home (Knopf,...

Multimillion-dollar particle accelerator coming to Fayetteville State

A multimillion-dollar instrument that propels subatomic particles to high speeds will have many high-tech applications for researchers at Fayetteville State University, an administrator says. Other researchers working with...

Hampton University Alum Jeromyah Jones & His Father, Jerome, Make Art History

What do these "Ingenious Artistic Minds": Stevie Wonder, Cal Ripken, Jr., Shirley Chisholm, Bonnie Raitt, Arthur Ashe, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee, Chuck Mangione, Neil Diamond, Lonnie...

Fayetteville State Hosts Cyber Security Symposium

Fayetteville Observer Fayetteville State University officials hope a symposium that will draw some of the nation's top tech experts and military minds will help make the college the...

Dallas School District Bringing ‘HBCU Experience’

(North Dallas Gazette) Choosing a college can be a life-changing experience. However, that experience can be a daunting challenge for prospective first-generation students whose families may be unfamiliar...

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