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Top HBCU DJs 2020

More than 100 years ago, in 1909, a 16-year-old California resident named Ray Newby used a spark transmitter to play records. Newby...

Top 5 HBCU Bands 2015

For years, attending sporting events has been a tradition in the historically black college and university community.  These events mark new milestones for collegiate...

Top HBCU Hosts 2020

Radio broadcasts began in the early 1900s. The first television broadcast aired on July 2, 1928. Hype men, which formally grew into...

Hampton University Community Calls For Resignation Of President, William R. Harvey

Hampton University students and alumni are calling for the resignation of their President, Dr. William R. Harvey.  A new...

HBCU Top 30 Under 30 2020

In 1837, the saga of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) began a sturdy foundation that arguably...

Top 5 HBCU Dance Lines 2015

Glance at a football game held at a historically black college or university (HBCU) and you will have a tough time just focusing on...

theRoot: 5 Mysteries Surrounding the Life and Death of Dr. Sebi

What if I told you I had a cure for AIDS? Would you believe me? What about cancer? Or diabetes?

Top 5 HBCU DJs 2016

1909, then sixteen-years-old Ray Newby used a small spark transmitter to play records. Newby was a California resident and college student who shared news...

Five Issues Divine Nine Fraternities Must Address in 2015

There was quite some discussion in 2014 about the five issues I felt Divine Nine fraternities should address. As 2015 has rolled in, I...

5 Trailblazing Members of Black Fraternities

African Americans have been supported throughout the years by amazing community institutions that have educated, empowered, and emboldened generations. Through engagement with organizations like HBCUs,...

Top HBCU Homecomings 2016

Top HBCU Homecomings 2016 At a historically black college and university (HBCU), few moments top the experiences gained during homecoming festivities. Not only is this...

Top 5 HBCU Homecomings 2015

Homecoming at a historically black college or university (HBCU) is the time of the year when thousands of Black people unite back to what...

HBCU Top 30 Under 30 2019

An HBCU education is truly a privilege. It provides a priceless atmosphere for students of color to receive a solid education while...

6 Must-Know Questions And Answers For An Interview At Lowe’s

Lowe’s is a Fortune 500 company operating over 2,000 stores and employing over 300,000 people throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company...

Top 5 HBCU Dance Lines 2016

It is common knowledge that sporting events at historically black colleges and universities are not popular for sports, alone. Yes, the athletes do draw...

HBCU Top 30 Under 30 2016

Since their inception in the early 1800s, historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have produced some of the finest and most celebrated African-American men...

HBCU Grads Outperform Black Graduates of Predominately White Institutions

African-Americans who graduate from a historically Black college or university do better financially than Blacks who graduate from traditionally white colleges and universities, according to a new study by economists at Morehouse College and Howard University.

HBCU Rankings 2020: Top Black Colleges

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...