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Masonic Fraternity of Oklahoma Presents $100K Check to Langston University

  Langston, Okla._ The Freemasons have among their purposes the principles of charity and self-development. With those purposes in mind, the Masonic Fraternity of Oklahoma donated $100,000 recently...

Dr. Daryush Ila Joins FSU as Associate Vice Chancellor for Research in Academic Affairs

Fayetteville State University is pleased to announce that Dr. Daryush Ila has joined the Division of Academic Affairs as the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research.  Dr. Ila...

South Carolina State Felton Laboratory School Receives Palmetto Gold Award

Felton Laboratory School is one of the top performing schools in the state and has earned the title of “Palmetto Gold School” for its academic achievements. The South...

President Obama, First Lady Recognize Three Howard University Students at White House Correspondents’...

WASHINGTON – Three Howard University students, Noelle Jones, Camille Grayson and Seth Lemon, broadcast journalism, were each awarded $7,000 scholarships by President Barack Obama and First...

Board Approves Fayetteville State University Nursing Program

During its meeting on May 20, 2011, the North Carolina Board of Nursing granted initial approval for a generic Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing program at...

Prairie View A&M University Senior Design Team takes Second Place in Lone Star Challenge

PVAMU’s entry in the 2011 United States Air Force 4th Annual Lone Star Challenge looked slightly surreal churning across the hilly rock-strewn clump of New Mexico desert...

Jackson State University biology grad selected for cancer training program at Harvard Medical School

Jackson State University spring 2011 biology graduate Dorothy Ndishabandi has been selected to participate in a summer program at the Harvard Medical School Comprehensive Cancer Center with more than 1,000...

Executive Director of HBCUs Challenges Texas Southern University Students to “Make a Difference”

Texas Southern University’s May 2011 graduates were the recipients of a powerful commencement speech delivered by John Silvanus Wilson, Jr., Executive Director of the White House Initiative...

Virginia Union University Received National Recognition for Community Service, Named to President’s Honor Roll

Richmond, VA– Virginia Union University has been named to the 2010 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can...

Three BSC Students to Travel to Quebec for Study of Political & Cultural Identity...

(Bluefield)—On May 14, as more than 350 Bluefield State College graduate, three BSC freshmen will be making a trip "North of the Border."  The students will participate...

Alumni of Hampton University Class of 2010 gives Back to Africa

When asked his mission, he explained: I am trying to get the word out about my social work overseas as an attempt to spark HBCU alumni to give...

Howard University senior’s initiative gives bookbags to kids

While many students are planning their summer getaways, one college senior from Fresh Meadows is helping less fortunate students pack their bags for the fall semester. Liane Stephens-Henry, 22, has...

SUNO – UNO merger proposal dies in Legislature

A proposal to merge Southern University at New Orleans and the University of New Orleans died in the Legislature late Wednesday when House Speaker Jim Tucker, R-Algiers,...

Delta Sigma Theta (Alpha Chapter) Howard University Presents: Tenacious 43 Probate

Hours after the 143rd Commencement at Howard University, Delta Sigma Theta (Alpha Chapter) presented “Tenacious 43″ in the spring of 2011. See More Photos at HUReaction

Howard University 143rd Commencement for the Class of 2011

By Priscilla Brock // May 14, 2011) -- Just below the scattered clouds, and misty atmosphere, the heavens rejoiced as the sons and daughters of Howard University...

COF Founding Member, Mrs. Jane Eskind was presented with The Meharry Salt Wagon Award

The 15th Annual Circle of Friends (COF) Gala was held on April 21, 2011 at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. This event recognizes donors of Meharry...

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...

West Virgina State University American Chemical Soiciety Chapter Wins National Awards

Members of the WVSU affiliate chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) traveled to the ACS National Meeting and Exposition on March 27 - 31 in Anheim,...

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