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Tuskegee University Awarded 1.1 million for Cancer Diagnosis

Tuskegee, Ala. (November 3, 2015) – The National Institutes of Health reports that of the estimated 1,658,370 new cases of cancer that will be...

Grads of Historically Black Colleges Have Well-Being Edge vs Non-HBCU Grads

Gallup.com WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in the U.S. are battling a number of challenges, including declining enrollment numbers and lower-than-average...

HBCU Grad, Corrie Brown Introduces Bill to Boost HBCU Funding

U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown, an alumnus of Florida A & M, has a clear understanding of the importance of historically black colleges and universities,...

WHUT – Howard University’s TV Station Be Auctioned Off to the FCC?

Howard University President Wayne A.I. Frederick is considering auctioning WHUT—the university’s public television station, and for 35 years the only black-owned public television station in...

Report Says Central State University is the Least Expensive Public College in Ohio

Central State University, a historically Black university committed to providing education to all, in particular Black students, has been named the least expensive public...

International MSU Student Awarded NextGen Scholarship from Local Business

Carisse Lansiquot, a 22-year-old international student at Morgan State University (MSU), is the 2015 recipient of the NextGen Scholarship awarded by P.E.R.K. Consulting. The...

North Carolina A&T and Duke University Enter $3 Million Research Partnership

North Carolina A&T State University and Duke University have been awarded a $3 million National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Traineeship grant to develop a...

Hampton Pirates Join Forces to ‘Treasure the Chests’ & Make Strides Against Breast Cancer

Hampton University’s William R. Harvey Leadership Institute fellows and Hampton Nation joined forces with the Hampton University Proton Therapy Institute (HUPTI) to fight breast...

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...

Central State University Receives Nearly $600,000 to Create an Ag-STEM Institute

Central State University Newsroom Central State University will create an Ag-STEM Institute to prepare youth and college students for careers in agriculture. Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod...

Louisiana HBCUs Partner During National Hazing Prevention Week for “A Conversation about Hazing” with...

NEW ORLEANS— Dillard, Southern in Baton Rouge, Southern University at New Orleans, and Xavier are partnering to focus on the issue of hazing. Students...

HBCUs Look Online

Inside Higher Ed One of the largest historically black university in the U.S. wants to grow even larger, and the university's leaders believe online education...

Howard & Georgetown Awarded $27 Million From NIH

WASHINGTON (Sept. 4, 2015) — A large clinical research program led by Georgetown and Howard universities, facilitating the participation of more than four million...

Former HBO Executive Kery Davis Named Howard AD

Former HBO executive Kery Davis will be named Director of Athletics at Howard University on Wednesday, the Post has learned. Davis, 57, had served as...

Omega Psi Phi Awards Scholarships in Albany, GA

ALBANY — The Eta Omicron Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity has awarded a total of $5,000 in scholarships to five students for the...

Prosecutors will Seek Death Penalty for Dylann Roof in Charleston Shootings

NY Times State prosecutors indicated on Thursday in court documents that they will seek the death penalty for Dylann S. Roof, who is charged with...

Jackson State Freshman Details Journey From Hardship to Scholarship

Tears flowed from Adrienna Williams after learning she was selected as a Gates scholar and more recently while explaining that her then-single mother once...

Dillard Receives $1.5 Million Federal Education Grant

Dillard University Newsroom (NEW ORLEANS, LA) – Dillard University has received a five-year grant totaling $1.5 million from the U.S. Department of Education to provide...
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Howard University’s Stylish Buzz Of The Week: Imaan And Jahkada

HBCUs are some of the most stylish campuses in the world. Howard University, specifically, is a campus where some students will "pop out" just...