The Fight for the American Dream

American citizens have been protesters for change for decades. From the rallies against the inclusion of Americans in the Vietnam War to the marches throughout Georgia and...

Jay-Z Has ‘Strong’ Views on Hip-Hop and Race Relations

To commemorate civil rights leaders and legends, and recognize the newly released movie "Selma," the OWN network, owned and operated by Tennessee State grad Oprah, is hosting a...

Howard University’s Adrienne Lofton – Marketing Genius Behind Under Armour

While Adrienne Lofton has worked as a marketer for global brands like Levi's and Target, it's experience from her college years that gives her an edge. In...

The Club Scene & Relationships

  "No thank you, I got a boyfriend." "...You can't have friends? " This is a special one for Memorial Day Weekend. I realize everyone is partying and enjoying themselves....

How to get justice for Trayvon Martin

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Florida Memorial University Trustees Announce New Leadership

Acting President Appointed (Black PR Wire) Miami - The Board of Trustees of Florida Memorial University (FMU) has announced that a new leadership role will be created. Dr....

STEAM – Student Lead Instruction in Higher Education

STEAM - Student Lead Instruction in Higher Education by Prof. William Jackson - Educational Technology, Social Media and STEM #EducationalTechnology "there should never be the thought if we should teach STEAM to...

9 Pictures That Only HBCU Students Would Understand

There isn't a joke the band doesn't know... The next time you visit financial aid agents... But, before you get there, you have to prepare for war. Because the college...

5 Things to Keep in Mind During Finals Exams

All-nighters in the library, visits to your professor’s office hours, group projects and turning assignments in online all before it hits 11:59PM. These things only mean one...

Students, Studies and Online Dating

Today, we have thousands of students online making use of various online dating platforms to find their perfect date. It’s also important to stress that not everyone schooling...

Girl Power: Jada Pinkett Smith Defends Willow’s Haircut

Jada Pinkett Smith questions her daughter's hair critics opinion on individual freedom when she posted on Facebook recently. Check this out: The question why I would LET Willow...

Norfolk State Defeats Hampton in the 1st Battle of the Bay Poetry Slam

On Thursday, November 10, 2011, history was made in Norfolk. A sea of green and gold cheered on their Spartans as they watched their beloved Norfolk State University defeat Hampton...

My President is Black

Barack Obama, the first black U.S. president, won re-election rather convincingly November 6, 2012. Obama easily captured 323 of electoral votes Tuesday (only 270 are needed to...

28 Black History Landmarks

Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, Montgomery, Alabama Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. helped to organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Greyhound Bus Station, Montgomery, Alabama The Freedom Riders were attacked...

“The Eulogy” by Malik Perkins

Tragic events, an unhappy ending and the downfall of the main character is what Central State University student Malik Perkins depicts of the black man and woman today....

Why I’m Grateful For My Fraternity

Have you ever pondered to yourself and thought: ”Which fraternity or sorority should I join”? Or have you ever compared yourself to someone else who...

U.S. Republicans Today: A Collection of 21st Century Liars and Hypocrites

Imagine if today’s Republicans were not so deceptive, conniving, and dishonest—President Barack Obama would have successfully completed a lot more work during his first term. Coming into...

Should HBCUs get rid of open admissions?

Many students at HBCUs are first generation college students who have the opportunity to test their ideas and future objectives after school through direct experience. During my freshman...

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