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

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

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

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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...

Historically Black Knoxville College Campus Empty For The First Time

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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...

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

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

2014 HBCU TOP 30 UNDER 30

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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,...

Delta Sigma Theta (Alpha Chapter) Howard University Presents: Tenacious 43 Probate

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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...

Andrew Gillum’s Hotel Incident Uncovers Personal Battle With Depression And Alcoholism

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New information and photos have surfaced from the hotel room where Andrew Gillum was allegedly with "a known male escort." Last Friday, the politician, husband,...

6 HBCUs Promoting Global Studies

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Alcorn State University, Office of Global Programs Through its Office of Global Programs (OGP), Alcorn State offers students unique and rewarding international experiences and general global understanding, both...

Nearly $1.4 Billion In Additional CARES Act Relief Funds To HBCUs

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today that nearly $1.4 billion in additional funding will be directed to Minority Serving Institutions...

34 HBCU Leaders Come Together In Support Of #BlackLivesMatter Movement

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More than 30 historically black college and university (HBCU) presidents and chancellors has come together to denounce America’s gun violence problem in response to...

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

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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...

10 HBCUs Where Alumni Give Back the Most

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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...

This Spelman Alum Gave Up Coke For Cannabis

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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...

Jackson State University President Resigns, Following Prostitution Sting Arrest

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Jackson State University president William Bynum Jr. resigned from his role leading the 142-year-old institution yesterday, Monday, February 10th, following his arrest in a...

Bama State Style Gets Canceled: Was The Call For “Better” Reality TV All Talk?

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I have attended two different HBCUs and have marched as a member of two very good HBCU band programs. Going to these schools has...

Morehouse Man Mikael Moore is Now Janelle Monae’s Manager

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Mikael Moore, who once had worked on "The Hill" in the nation's capital, says he has known one of music's biggest stars, Janelle Monae, for...

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

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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...

AKA Cast Members of VH1’s Sorority Sisters Suspended Until 2016

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According to the organization's website, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. has suspended Sorority Sisters cast member April McRae and Rwanda "Joy" Hammond who has been...