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Florida BOG Approves Over $49 Million for FAMU & FSU

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The Florida Board of Governors has approved over $49.93 million in requests for building and improvement projects at Florida State University and Florida A&M University. The funding requests...

Moments from ‘The Renaissance Period of The African American in Sports’ Premiere

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On May 15, at Walter Reade Theatre at Lincoln Center in NYC, Hennessy V.S presented the world premiere screening of “The Renaissance Period of The African American in...

Obama Wants First Two Years of Community College Free

Today, President Barack Obama is heading to the state of Tennessee to announce a huge proposal that will make sure the country’s 1,1000 community colleges is more accessible,...

Central State Grad Joshua I. Smith Donates $3K To Jazzy 88.9 WCSU FM

Central State University alumnus Joshua I. Smith recently stopped by the Mass Communications Center on campus and donated $3,000 to Jazzy 88.9 WCSU FM. "Central State University class...

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Leadership Donates Over $100,000 in Support of HBCUs

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(August 26, 2018 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Glenda Glover, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated™ International President announced that members of the sorority donated and pledged over $100,000...

UVI Play Portrays St. Croix Native and Activist Hubert Harrison

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University of the Virgin Islands Newsroom St. Croix native Hubert Harrison is widely considered a leader in the movement for equality and justice for African Americans during the...

MEAC Power Poll Week 6, mid-season Awards

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Offensive Player of the Week – Quentin Williams, QB, Bethune-Cookman. Uh-oh, the Wildcats' biggest weakness just got shored up. Williams passed for 128 yards and a touchdown...

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....

Elizabeth City ministers offer help fighting diabetes

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Some 35 people wearing sweats and T-shirts shook their stuff to blasting, beating music Dec. 4 with Pastor Larry Brown and his wife in the lead, sweating...

FVSU Freshmen learn common sense self-defense

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Parents who send their teenagers to college for the first time hope years of home training will pay off. Talking to them about cleanliness and punctuality is...

Claflin Names NC A&T Alum New Director of PR

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The Times and Democrat J. Craig Cotton has been appointed director of public relations for Claflin University. His duties will include assisting with publicity, building media relationships, and developing...

VIDEO – Michelle Obama’s Full DNC 2012 Speech

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6a6URcprapk&feature=share Michelle Obama delivered a personal speech at the Democratic National Convention, describing the hardship that she and her husband faced growing up, which prompted the policies that...

Obama fails to provide aid to victims of Hurricane Isaac, despite 2007 anti-Bush rhetoric...

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President Barack Obama has refused to extend to victims of Hurricane Isaac in Louisiana the same relief he criticized former President George W. Bush for withholding from...

Wilbert W. James, President, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky Named as Keynote Speaker

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Wilbert W. (Wil) James will be the keynote speaker at The Urban League of Hampton Roads 32nd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Leaders’ Breakfast Monday, Jan....

Spelman College President in Israel

Top college officials are meeting in Israel though July 9th to discuss technological innovations and academic expansion and collaboration. For the first time, an HBCU President is...

HBCU Radio Station Cancels Kim Burrell’s Show Following Her Comments On ‘Perveted’ Homosexuality

Citing no reason, a historically Black university in Texas has canceled Kim Burrell's radio show following her comments on homosexuality. Texas Southern University's KTSU-FM released a statement to...

Dillard University Theatre to Open 76th Season with “Mahalia,” a Gospel Musical

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The Dillard University theatre program will open its 76th season this month with a six-performance run of “Mahalia,” a celebration of the life and work of gospel...

Education Secretary To Speak In Arlington Oct. 24 To Address Progress Of Country’s 107...

John B. King Jr., the secretary of education and an education champion, will give a speech in Arlington on Oct. 24 to address the progress of the...

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