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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 [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=599UPc3Xe34&w=480&h=303]

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,...

New Savannah State University President Dr. Cheryl Dozier Shares Her Vision

(Savannah) A massive construction project designed to improve the quality of life and academic success for students is a welcome change at Savannah State University. There's...

Gov. Markell Announces His Proposed $10m Investment for Delaware State University Optics

Delaware Gov. Jack Markell used DSU as the site May 6 from which he announced his proposal to make significant investments in the three state institutions of...

Bowie State University Team Invited to White House Three Faculty/Students Attend Annual Easter Egg...

  (Bowie, Md.)-Two students and one professor from Bowie State University were recently invited to participate in the 133rd White House Easter Egg Roll as volunteers for the...

Teens Benefit from Bowie State Senior’s Group Therapy Work RaShawnda Person Gets Hands-On in...

Name: RaShawnda Monique Person Age: 21 Hometown:Washington, DC Major/Concentration: Child and Adolescent Studies GPA: 3.448 When it comes to putting your knowledge to the test, RaShawnda Person, a 21-year-old senior graduating from...

Rev. Al Sharpton Urges Students to Seize the Moment, Take Control of Future at...

  Daytona Beach, Fla. -- During the 2011 commencement address, civil rights activist and political leader Rev. Al Sharpton urged Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) students to make the most...

Hope For Tomorrow: AAMU’s tornado relief fund

HOPE FOR TOMORROW FUND On April 27, 2011, our community was hit by an EF5 tornado that brought about severe devastation and major changes to the lives of...

In His State of the College Address, President Franklin Said His Goals Include Increasing...

By ADD SEYMOUR JR. Over the next six years, President Robert M. Franklin ’75 wants to see two-thirds of graduates get advanced degrees, raise the overall graduation rate...

Three Howard Students Awarded 2011 Fulbrights Scholarships

  WASHINGTON (April 30, 2011) – Three members of the Class of 2011 – Antonino Eugene Lyons II, Jessica A. Cooper and Manjot Kaur Jassal – are recipients...

FAMU Journalism Student Selected To Participate in the 2011 Student Freedom Ride

  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida A&M University (FAMU) student Stephanie Burton knew that spending a few weeks out of her summer on the bus with the original Freedom...

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