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MSU Professor Named to Governor’s Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Council

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Council to Lead Integration of Electric Vehicles Into Maryland Communities Governor O’Malley recently named Morgan State Professor Z. Andrew Farkas to a newly formed state Electrical Vehicle Infrastructure...

CIAA Chooses To Stay In Charlotte Despite Outrage Over HB2

Last week, the NBA announced that it will be relocating the annual NBA All-Star Weekend from North Carolina, which now leaves the state with a large bill...

Black Television News Channel to collaborate with SJGC

By Kyle Person | The Famuan  The chairman of J.C. Watts Companies hopes to merge the Black Television News Channel (BTNC) with Florida A&M’s School of Journalism &...

#HilltopBlackout

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One of the most integral parts of Howard University's student body is its student-ran newspaper, The Hilltop. Founded in 1924 by Zora Neale Hurston and Eugene King, The...

Howard Graduate Faraday Okoro Wins $1 Million Award for Feature Film

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Howard graduate Faraday Okoro won the AT&T Presents: Untold Stories Program which includes $1 million to make a film that will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival...

Meet Prairie View’s First Female President Ruth Simmons

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Ruth J. Simmons, was inaugurated April 20, 2018, in Panther Stadium, becoming the first woman and eighth President of Prairie View A&M University, to hold the position. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bh2sb4Qg1M5/   The #RuthTheTruth campaign was...

White House Initiative Director to Address Board on HBCUs

John S. Wilson Jr., executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, will address the President's Board of Advisors on Tuesday, Feb....

Bennett College removed from financial probation

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Bennett College has been removed from a six-month probation for financial instability by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools . The college was placed on probation in...

HBCUX Network to Host Bahamas First American Football Classic

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WASHINGTON—For the first time, two Historically Black College and Universities(HBCUs) will play a football game in Nassau, Bahamas. HBCUX, a recently launched digital media network, and the...

Morgan State Alum David Talbert Talks New Film ‘Almost Christmas’ With Morehouse Community

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Almost Christmas director and Morgan State University alum, David Talbert visited Morehouse College on Thursday to talk to film students. Writer-director DAVID E TALBERT is in the Massey....

Michelle Obama to Speak at Tuskegee University Commencement 2015

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The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Michelle Obama will deliver the commencement address at Tuskegee University, a historically black university in Alabama. The May 9 event is one of three...

Grambling State’s Mass Commucations Department Wins $50,000 Reynolds Grant

The department of mass communication at Grambling State University is in rarefied company, being the smallest program in the country selected for the $50,000 Reynolds Foundation Visiting...

Paine gets a $1.6 million Grant for Campus Improvement

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Paine College has been awarded a $1.6 million technology grant from CampusEAI Consortium, announced in a press conference on campus earlier today.

‘Safe Spaces Matter:’ More Students Are Choosing HBCUs, Thanks In Part To Trump

President Donald Trump and "the current divisive racial and political climate" of his presidency maybe one reason more students are choosing to attend historically black colleges and...

President Bill Clinton to deliver Commencement address at Howard University

  Howard University President Sidney A. Ribeau announced today that President Bill Clinton will deliver the Commencement address at Howard University Saturday, May 11, on the Upper Quadrangle...

One-Stop Clinic At NCCU Takes Holistic Approach to Wellness

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North Carolina Central University’s College of Behavioral and Social Sciences has embarked on a creative collaboration to make it easier for members of the university...

Virtual Reality Helps Improve Emergency Evacuation Procedures in Aviation Safety at Bowie State University

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How quickly can a place like Dulles Airport be evacuated in an emergency without putting people in danger? That's the question students at Bowie State University are...

Hampton Award 3.5 Million in First in the World Partnership from US Department of...

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Hampton, Va. - The Hampton University First in the World Partnership (HU-FITWP) has been awarded a $3.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The project...

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