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Herman ‘Ike’ Boone, NCCU Grad Who Inspired ‘Remember the Titans,’ Dies at 84

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DURHAM, N.C. (WPVI-TV) -- The high school football coach whose story inspired many in "Remember the Titans" has died, according to North Carolina Central University...

Lil Mo’s Daughter Accepted To HBCU, North Carolina A&T State University

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College acceptance letters are being mailed to prospective students just in time for them to celebrate and share the exciting news with their families. Lil...

Former FAMU Student Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting

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WJAX-TV — Jamee Johnson, the man who was shot and killed in an officer-involved shooting Saturday night, was a former student at Florida A&M University,...

Missy Elliott Highlights ‘The Divine Nine’ In New Music Video Challenge

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It's lit! Everyone's favorite female rapper Missy Elliot is back, dropping a new Drip Demeanor video that features “The Divine Nine”...

Suspect In Hate Crime Murder Of Bowie State Student Plays The White Sympathy Card

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Newsone reporter Adrian Moore shares, The hate crime trial is underway for a University of Maryland student accused of the fatal stabbing of Bowie State...

HBCU Alumna, Rep. Frederica Wilson Gives Sec. of Education Betsy DeVos A Piece Of...

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Rep. Frederica Wilson is an politician, but one may questions if she is also an educator, because she schooled Secretary of Education, DeVos.

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Year-round, Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUS) tend to be overlooked and underfunded. That can impact the ability for schools to hire adequate faculty, offer...

Central State University Aquaponics Day

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Join Central State University (CSU) Extension and Ohio State University (OSU) Extension for a tour of the aquaponics facilities at CSU. Participants will be able to...

Delaware State University Dedicates New Residence Hall

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Delaware State University and American Campus Communities held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 21 to formally dedicate the new Tubman-Laws Hall, the newest...

Democratic Presidential Hopeful Cory Booker Announces $1B Plan To Support HBCUs

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Hey HBCU community! Did you see this? Cory Booker recently announced that he will be pledging $1 billion dollars to historically black...

FAMU Alum Common Partners With Burlington Stores To Give Coats To The Needy

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Award-winning rapper and actor Common has partnered with Burlington Stores to give away coats for the holidays. For more than a decade, Burlington customers donate new and gently worn...

Why I Chose My HBCU: Love Letters To Our Institutions Of Higher Learning

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Brown skin. Black thought. Afrofuturistic brilliance, building, and belonging. Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are not replicas of the institutions that many Black children...

Rosa Parks Statue Revealed On 64th Arrest Anniversary

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On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks was arrested for failing to give her seat in the front of a public bus to a white man,...

Morgan State Band Performs In Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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WBAL-TV's Theo Hayes writes: Herald Square is about to get a dose of the Magnificent Marching Machine. The Morgan State University band is heading...

Cheyney University’s Accreditation Is Reaffirmed

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After years of struggle, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education announced on Monday that Cheyney University—the historically Black university located in Pennsylvania—will keep...

These On-Campus Hate Crimes Are 100% Unacceptable

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Columnist Peyton Hamel argues for change following several reports of racism on college campuses, including Iowa State's. Hamel calls for Iowa...

2 New Dorms For Tennessee State University

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In January, Tennessee State University will begin construction on the first new residence halls on the campus in 23 years.

UMES SGA Gets 12 Walmart Stores To Commit To On Campus Thanksgiving Drive

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In the spirit of Thanksgiving, the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore (UMES) is holding a 30-day, campus wide campus drive to collect items for families...

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