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Puff Daddy & The Family To Headline The 2015 REVOLT Music Conference

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NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Adding more heat to the already impressive lineup, REVOLT announced the first round of all-star performers who...

15 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Attended HBCUs

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Black colleges are the breeding grounds for some of the world's best lawyers, doctors, teachers, activists, scientists and engineers in the world. It only...

Carpenter Stands with Dr. Harris and American Baptist College

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Vanderbilt University's Divinity School The Carpenter Program in Religion, Gender, and Sexuality at Vanderbilt Divinity School expresses its support of and admiration for Dr. Forrest...

Black Women are Ranked the Most Educated Group by Race & Gender

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Black women surpassed any other group based upon race and gender in 2014 by having the highest percentage that is the most educated. Reports...

Students ‘Cry Out To The Administration’: Central State Alum Starts Petition To Remove Trent...

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A Central State University alumni started a petition with 70 signatures to the black university’s president, Cynthia Jackson-Hammond, that calls for the removal of...

HBCU Rankings 2019: Top Black Colleges from U.S. News

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This U.S. News ranking measures the quality of the undergraduate education at historically black colleges and universities. These HBCUs were compared only with one another for...

Ludacris’ Daughter Is Going To Spelman College

Ludacris’ eldest daughter is continuing a trend we hope to see last: celebrity kids not only heading to college... but Black colleges! Karma Bridges is...

WTF?! Video Shows Omega Psi Phi Members Pulling Their Pants Down And Booty Popping

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Someone has released a "secret video" from a gathering of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity members that shows Ques popping and shaking their booty according...

The 3 Best HBCUs Of 2016, According To Forbes

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On Wednesday, Forbes released their annual list of top colleges in the country and Spelman College in Atlanta earned the top spot for the...

HBCU Students Trying To Bring Back Freaknik

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The Industry On Blast shared an Instagram post Wednesday that stated Atlanta residents and black college students "are trying to bring back" Freaknik after reports the...

Samuel L. Jackson Expelled from Morehouse in 60s for Holding MLK Sr. Hostage

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Watch the Yard It turns out that the real life Samuel L Jackson is just as bad a** as all the characters he plays. In 1969,...

Tau Beta Sigma Reveals It’s Newest Members at Alcorn State

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On March 29th, Alcorn State University's band sorority Tau Beta Sigma and band fraternity Kappa Kappa Psi revealed their newest members. The event was...

On His 100th Birthday, Tuskegee Airman Takes To The Skies To Celebrate

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FREDERICK, Md. (WUSA) — Most birthdays don't involve a $3 million private jet, but Charles McGee wanted to celebrate his 100th birthday in the air. "It...

Billionaire Philanthropist Robert F. Smith Creates Plan For HBCU Loan Repayment

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Robert F. Smith is a man of outreach and of action. He made good on his pledge to pay off the student loan debt...

HBCU Grad Jamal Bryant Warns Christians Not To Participate In Burning Sage, Says It’s...

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HBCU Family, we all are familiar with Jamal Bryant, who is the pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Stonecrest, Georgia. He also graduated...

Howard University Family Mourns the Death of Cassius Fredd

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Student at Howard University, Cassius Fredd died in Washington D.C. Sunday. D.C. police confirmed they and D.C. Fire and EMS went to Northeast for an unresponsive...

Morgan State Junior Takes Starting Center Position

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Morgan State Athletics With the departure of standout center Clarence Swain, head coach Lee Hull and the Bears will look for leadership from rising junior Dominique Woods. The Dallas,...

HBCU Grad Becomes The First Doctor To Cure Cancer In Mice Using Nanoparticles

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Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green has become the first person to successfully cure cancer in mice using laser-activated nanoparticles, according to Black Culture News. Unlike traditional cancer treatments, Green’s revolutionary...