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Morehouse Grad Becomes the Youngest Principal in the Atlanta Public Schools System

Morehouse Alum Dr. Dominique Merriweather has become the youngest principal in the Atlanta Public Schools System and the first African-American leader at Sutton Middle School.

Jordan Brand Announces 20-Year Partnership With Howard University

Jordan Brand Howard have 20-year entered a partnership to benefit the students.

Florida Memorial is Training the Next Generation of Black Pilots

Florida Memorial University is making strides to diversify the aviation field and produce more Black pilots through its aviation program

Denny’s and Getty Images Partner to Launch Grant for HBCU Students

Getty Images and Denny's have teamed up to provide a grant aimed at preserving HBCU history.

Benedict College Launches Esports Gaming Room and Degree Track

Benedict College becomes the first HBCU with a gaming room and an Esports degree track.

Morgan State Becomes the First Four-Year HBCU to Partner with Amazon Career Choice Program

Morgan State University teams up Amazon in their Career Choice program to allow Amazon employees to attend the University on Amazon's dime.

Bowie State University, Maryland’s oldest HBCU, Seeing Growth Where Other Colleges Are Not

When it comes to student retention and growth, Bowie State University is outpacing other colleges in its state. Learn more in the story by...

Most Virginia Colleges Will Freeze Tuition, Including State’s HBCUs

At least two HBCUs in Virginia will not be raising tuition prices thanks to guidance from the state's governor. Learn more in the story...

North Little Rock Police To Study whether Shorter College incident relates to threats against...

After Shorter College has a recent bomb scare, authorities will try to figure out if it's related to more incidents. Learn more in the...

Livingstone College Inches Closer To University Status By Offering First-Ever Master’s Program

Livingstone College is yet another HBCU that is seeking to transform from a college to a university through the leverage of offering master's programs!...

South Carolina HBCUs See Increase In Enrollment

In South Carolina, HBCUs like Claflin University are experiencing higher rates of enrollment! Learn more in the WLTX story by Becky Budds below. When Sarabi...

Atlanta’s HBCU Staff Train On How To Respond To Active Shooter Situation

Staff representing Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, and Spelman College recently worked to prepare for an active shooter situation. Learn more in the story...

Lincoln University In Missouri Removes Test Scores From Admission Requirements

Lincoln University in Missouri is making applications easier for potential students thanks to a helpful new change. Learn more in the story by Ryan...

Should an HBCU Recruit White Students?

The role of Lincoln University in its Missouri community has many asking questions about its recruiting practices. Learn more in the story by Sara...

Florida Memorial University No Longer On Probation, Accreditation Restored

Florida Memorial University's hard work and sacrifice has paid off with a restored accreditation! Learn more in the story by Jimena Tavel at the...

Former Deputy Charged In Mothers Day Crash Posts Bond

A Claflin University alumna and South Carolina State University alumna are among the dead from a terrible accident where a deputy hit and killed...

Mississippi Valley State Becomes First HBCU In State To Offer Prison College Program

Mississippi Valley State University is leading a prison reform initiative with a new education pipeline for incarcerated people! Learn more in the story by...

HBCU Graduate To Have Connecticut Street Named After Her

Joyce Yerwood, who was just honored at her alma mater Meharry Medical College, is now being honored again in Connecticut. Learn more in the...