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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 was a...

Top 5 HBCU Djs 2015

DJ Loosekid - Florida A&M University Dj Loose Kid “Loose Kid”, winner of the 2015 TOP 5 HBCU Djs in the nation is at the forefront of the dynamic...

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 the art...

Top HBCU Homecomings 2022

An HBCU homecoming is best described as a giant family reunion, with students and alumni all coming together to celebrate their pride and joy...

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 petition on change.org reads: It is time...

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? There are those who believe...

HBCU Top 30 Under 30 2020

In 1837, the saga of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) began a sturdy foundation that arguably built the African American community. HBCUs yield more...

Top HBCU Bands 2023

You voted, we listened. Here are your picks for this year's Top HBCU Bands!

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...

Top HBCU DJs 2023

Your votes for the best of the best among the top 5 DJs are in! Check them out now!

Top HBCU Rankings 2022: Top Black Colleges

On Sunday, The U.S. News & World Report released its ranking for a total of 77 HBCUs.

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, the black...

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 2019

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

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...