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Magic Johnson, Tracy “T-Mac” McGrady, And 2Chainz To Build Awareness About The Country’s 107...

Lots of people in the historically Black college and university (HBCU) community often point out how celebrities, especially those who went and graduated HBCU, don’t give back...

Study Reveals Alabama State University’s Economic Impact Nears $1 Billion

Alabama State University officials have announced the results of a one-year study that measured the economic impact of the University in Alabama and specifically in the Montgomery regional...

Morgan State University Receives $5-Million Scholarship Donation

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — On Feb. 10, retired UPS senior executive Calvin E. Tyler Jr. and his wife, Tina, nationally known philanthropists, announced a $5-million gift to Morgan...

CSU Summer Camps Provide Help to Pre-College Students

Spending the summer in school may not be as bad as it seems. In fact, it is a great way to earn college credits, make new friends,...

Hampton University Begins $1M Fundraising Campaign for Divine Nine ‘Greek Plaza’

Hampton University has started a Greek letter fundraising campaign to raise $1 million for the construction of a Divine Nine Greek Plaza. From the school's website, “The Divine Nine...
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SC State Student Government President on SCSU Closing

South Carolina State University Student Government President Aaron Russell discusses the state of his university. Earlier this week, a house subcommittee voted to close the university for two...

Little-Known Black History Fact: South Carolina State University School of Law

From 1947 until 1966, South Carolina State University, a historically black college, had a school of law. Located in Orangeburg, South Carolina, South Carolina State University’s law...

Ebony Announces TOP 10 HBCU Campus Queens 2012

From Ebony.com We tallied more than 1.8 million votes cast by EBONY.com visitors for the Queen of their choice. The results? The 10 Queens with the most votes...

Alpha Phi Alpha General President Herman “Skip” Mason, Jr. visits Virginia Union University

       Herman “Skip” Mason, Jr., the 33rd General President of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. came to visit the ‘hollow grounds and dear old walls’ of Virginia...

Oprah Winfrey To Deliver Commencement Address At Historically Black Johnson C. Smith University

On Saturday, Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. announced that global media entrepreneur Oprah Winfrey will deliver the spring keynote address on Sunday, May 15 on...

Howard University launches new mobile app, and why others should join

With the increased popularity of mobile devices on campus, having particular apps is an important asset for increasing student and community engagement. Thus why Howard University recently...

VIDEO – Former NSU Guard, Pendarvis “Penny” Williams Signs with Houston Rockets

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Pendarvis “Penny” Williams, fresh off a four-year career at Norfolk State University, signed a free agent deal with the Houston Rockets on Monday. The...

VICCC & CSAP to Host ‘Race & Reparations: VI Perspectives’ Forum

University of the Virgin Islands Newsroom The public is invited to the “Race and Reparations: VI Perspectives” forum from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, in the...

Five Join Xavier Board of Trustees

New Orleans LA – Xavier University of Louisiana added five new members to its Board of Trustees at the October meetings of the governing board. Newcomers to the...

Congresswoman Alma Adams Proposes HBCU Innovation Fund Act To Provide Access To $250 Million...

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) today announced the introduction of H.R.4857, the HBCU Innovation Fund Act. The legislation would create the HBCU Innovation Fund,...

Grambling State University celebrates Graduation and Endowment

Grambling State University graduates — and their graduation speaker — got a big surprise Friday morning when Shreveport Federal Credit Union gave the school a $100,000 check...

Omega Psi Phi Celebrates 100 Years of Excellence at Howard University

Friday, more than 150 D.C. area young men came to Howard University to take part in a morning of workshops headed by a host of Omega mentors....

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Receives $600,000 Grant from the Walmart Foundation

Washington, DC, June 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) is pleased to announce a $600,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to help...

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