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Hampton University Professor wins $1 million in Va. Lottery Game

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Hampton University Professor won a $1 million prize playing the Gold Bar Bonanza scratch off. Dr. Calvin Lowe, who...

American Physical Society Designates Morgan State University As A New Historic Site

Historic Sites Initiative Recognizes the Birthplace of the National Society of Black Physicists The American Physical Society (APS) has designated Morgan State University and the...

Rex Tillerson Targets HBCUs For State Department

Rex Tillerson; U.S. Secretary of State gave remarks at the agency’s headquarters focusing on building diversity within the department’s domestic and foreign service ranks...

Is Chance the Rapper Actually Heading to Clark Atlanta University?

Chance the Rapper wants to study at Clark Atlanta University and CAU would love to have him. “I was tryna go to Clark ATL. I’m...

Smithsonian Exhibit Highlights Oprah Winfrey

"This is not a show for Oprah or by Oprah," he said. "This is a show about other issues using the lens of Oprah." Among...

WSSU Receives Over $300k In Grant Funds to Develop Weight Management Program

Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) researchers have received a $325,000 grant to implement and explore the effectiveness of a weight management program for African American...

UNCF Celebrates 75 Years Of Advocating And Supporting HBCUs

UNCF (United Negro College Fund) today celebrated its 75th anniversary with a special event at the organization’s headquarters in Washington, DC. What began as an...

Tampax and Always Radiant Collection Partner with Brea Stinson to Empower HBCU Majorettes

CINCINNATI – October 3, 2017 – From stand battles to the tailgate stadium scene, The Radiant Collection, from Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) leading feminine...

Shaw University Receives $50,000 Grant For Innovation And Entrepreneurship Center

The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center is a vital resource for the next generation of entrepreneurs at Shaw University,” said Shaw University Interim President Dr....

NCAT Enrolls Largest Student Body Ever

North Carolina A&T State University announced yesterday a fall enrollment total of 111,877 in the fall term that just began, expanding the student body...

Virginia Union Wins CIAA Title For First Time In Over A Decade

The Virginia Union University men's basketball team claimed their first CIAA title since 2006 with an 82-52 victory over Johnson C. Smith University Saturday night...

Roland Martin Features Wilberforce University #HBCUGivingDay

Wilberforce University Alumni Takes Action

Dillard University Offers New Restaurant & Catering Management Course

NEW ORLEANS – Responding to the needs of the community, the Dillard Ray Charles Program in African American Culture is offering new Restaurant &...

JSU President Tells Freshmen, Transfer Students To Pick Friends Wisely, Dream Big

During New Student Convocation for the Class of 2022, JSU President William B. Bynum Jr. urged more than 600 freshmen and transfer students to...

Denzel Washington Honored At HBCU Debate Awards On Wiley College Campus

Several Wiley College students and faculty members took part in the first ever HBCU Debate Awards on campus at Wiley College to honor and...

Tougaloo Alumnus And NAACP Prez Derrick Johnson Offers His Own Take On SOTU

Derrick Johnson offered his own take of President Donald Trump and the State of the Union last night. The Tougaloo College graduate and NAACP CEO...

Howard President Wayne Frederick Signs Five-Year Extension

Washington, DC – July 28, 2017 - The Howard University Board of Trustees announced earlier today the extension of President Wayne Frederick’s contract until...

Norfolk State On the Hunt for a New President

The Board of Visitors (governing body) invites applications and nominations for the seventh President of Norfolk State University (NSU). The board seeks a dynamic,...