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VIDEO – South Carolina State President Addresses Closure Vote

South Carolina State University President Thomas Elzey addresses the State's House Ways and Means subcommittee to close the university for one year. Few resent article here. http://WCSC.images.worldnow.com/interface/js/WNVideo.js?rnd=198624;hostDomain=www.live5news.com;playerWidth=630;playerHeight=355;isShowIcon=true;clipId=11123982;flvUri=;partnerclipid=;adTag=News;advertisingZone=;enableAds=true;landingPage=;islandingPageoverride=false;playerType=STANDARD_EMBEDDEDscript_EMBEDDEDscript;controlsType=overlayLive5News.com |...

14 Degree Programs Discontinued At NC Black Colleges

One of the greatest things about going to a university is the many, many majors to choose from exploring technology, thoughts and ideas, and progress. A rigorous degree...

Top 5 HBCU Classics to Visit 2015

All HBCU attendees know that fall semester means football classic time, and we all know that it is so much more than just two rival teams throwing...

NAACP Prez Cornell William Brooks Brings In Commencement Address At Jackson State

Cornell William Brooks, President and CEO of the NAACP, is bringing in the commencement address at Jackson State University today, and you can now watch live! Fun fact: Brooks...

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

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...

VIDEO – Terrence J Discusses The Importance Of HBCUs With Larry King

Terrence J was recently invited to the - The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans through “Champions of Change” from Historically Black Colleges & Universities...

Another Fake Kappa Member Is Exposed

Everybody wants to be a sorority and fraternity member, but no one wants to do work. Take Pastor Mark Burns for example. Burns made quite a bit of news...

Meet Marilyn Mosby, Tuskegee Grad Overseeing the Freddie Gray Investigation

(NBC)  Baltimore’s state’s attorney probably did not expect to be thrust into the national spotlight during her fourth month on the job. And yet Marilyn Mosby — the...

Southern University Students Seek Action After Southern’s SGA President Tweet

In early December, a tweet from Southern University's Student Government Association President, Zana Harris, found it's way around the web and not for good reasons. "Now y'all have...

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Top 22 HBCU Stories of 2014

Charles Dickens writes in his novel A Tale of Two Cities, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age...

Historically Black Knoxville College Campus Empty For The First Time

This year, one could say Knoxville College has a dramatically different-campus-like atmosphere. That’s because, for the first time in Knoxville College’s 140-year-old history, no students can be...

Top High School Senior in the Country Will Pursue Degree at FAMU

FAMU Newsroom TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – On June 29, National Achievement Award Finalist, Bryan Anderson, will begin the pursuit of a degree in computer engineering at Florida Agricultural and...

ASU Grad, Rapper 2 Chainz to Run for College Park Mayor?

Tauheed Epps, better known by his stage name 2 Chainz, just may consider running for Mayor of College Park, his hometown, according to reports.  From XXL: "I’m a musician, not...

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]

2014 HBCU TOP 30 UNDER 30

10 - George A. Olokun | Florida A&M University Mr - Opportunity national and international travels have allowed him to speak for thousands. Since his college days, he has been...

10 HBCUs Where Alumni Give Back the Most

Referenced by Yahoo Financial contributions to colleges in the U.S. rose 9 percent in 2013, and alumni can take credit for much of that increase. Of the $33.8 billion donated...

This Spelman Alum Gave Up Coke For Cannabis

Meet Jeannette Ward, former seven-year Coca Cola career climber, and also a graduate of HBCU Spelman College in Atlanta, who recently took the smart leap into the cannabis...

Hampton University New Student Enrollment Exceeds Expectations up 150 from Last Year

Hampton, Va - Hampton University has exceeded its new student enrollment expectations for the 2015-2016 academic school year. HU welcomed 1,053 new students from all around the...