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FAMU Over Harvard, What Happened After a 16 year old Chose an HBCU

There has been a swarm of media reports celebrating young African-American teenagers who have been killing it in college admissions. There are the DC-area triplets deciding...

Why Don’t More Black Greeks On Campus At HBCUs Come Out As Gay?

In early 2015, I wrote about one particular Central State University student who asked the Black Greeks on campus at the school one simple...

Spelman College Co-Valedictorian Twins Continue to Aim High After Graduation

(The Root) After making history two years ago as the first twin co-valedictorians at Spelman College, Kirstie and Kristie Bronner continue to break new ground as they...

Ambitious Girl: Is There Now a Positive Movement in Hip Hop?

"Go girl, go girl, go girl! Ambition!" This eight letter word has been transformed over the past year by Maybach Music Group artist Wale....

HBCU Freshman Bible: 5 Ways To Get Involved on Campus

When you step on campus in August, you’ll officially be a freshman! Long hard road to get to this point, but you did it....

Inside Nancy Pelosi’s Sisterhood With Delta Sigma Theta

She's the most powerful woman in Congress, and they call themselves the "largest black female organization in the universe." They agree on progressive issues...

Tips from a Christian Athlete – Kesi Hess

Kesi Hess is the Vice-President of Fellowship of Christian Athletes and is involved in My Sister’s Keeper Inc. She also pays On Tennessee State...

28 Court Cases That Shaped The Black Community

Civil Rights for African Americans can be traced back to slavery time when John Casor, a black man who claimed to have completed his...

Explore Microsoft 70-480 Exam in 6 Steps!

Explore Microsoft 70-480 Exam in 6 Steps! There has been a rapid increase in the use of the Internet...

12 Tips Every New HBCU Grad Needs To Grow In Career

For young adults moving into a career takes planning, execution, diligence and sacrifice. Technology can help in building skills that can be applied to...

Gaming Providing Unprecedented Career Opportunities

Gaming providing unprecedented career opportunities for today’s youngsters Those of us who grew up in the latter years of...

Only You Can Stop You: Overcoming Your Fears

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not...

Back-To-Back Darties Spark Most Anticipated Season Of The Year At Howard University

Darty: a day-time party Roughly four months into the spring semester, Howard University students finally caught a glimpse of...

Courtroom Where Emmett Till’s Murderers Were Acquitted To Be Converted Into History Museum

A professor at University of Kansas is leading a project to memorialize the horrific killing of 14-year-old Emmett Till in 1955 and the subsequent trial...

What We Can Learn From The Huffington Post Co-Founder’s Big Idea

Ariana Huffington, co-founder of The Huffington Post, has recently went viral and released a new book with her opinions on something so simple. In a...

Dream Defenders occupy Florida state capitol to repeal ‘Stand Your Ground’ laws

After the George Zimmerman verdict student activists known as the Dream Defenders rushed to the state of Florida to strategize and plan how they would bring...

Perception vs. Reality: Achieving Your Dreams

Lady Gaga has be one of the craziest (if not the craziest) people of our time, but you’re only looked upon as “crazy” to...

The Importance of a Woman’s Hair by Aria Newton

As an African American woman in the black community one must understand how important the upkeep of our hair is.