HBCU Student, Lanique Williams Talks about Going the Extra Mile

Going the Extra Mile Lanique Williams Lanique.williams12@gmail.com FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Determined to go to New Zealand for an internship to study psychology Deshon Floyd started out by calling different people...

Getting The Facts Right About the Trayvon Martin Situation

If you don't know who Trayvon Martin is by now, then you may be shocked to hear about this tragic story. In a gated community by the...

‘Describe Jackson State In One Word’

“Unique," says Jackson State student MuNesha, a senior health care administration major, on the university's official Facebook page. "Some people think of Jackson as dangerous, but that’s not always...

Celebrity Choreographer Dave Scott Talks his Journey, Greek Step Culture, Debbie Allen and More

By Taylor Bembery     Twitter: @taylorbembery Celebrity choreographer, Dave Scott, danced his way from the streets of Compton to the big and small screen. Scott who taught...

HBCU Graduates Coming Face-to-face with the Job Market

We all know how much society stresses the importance of higher education.

For-Profit Colleges: Good for Black Students?

While black students are between 10 and 13 percent of the students at two- and four-year public colleges, they're 22 percent of for-profit colleges. What's going on? Here's...

Why Sorority Sisters Makes You Want to Quit Life

VH1 has fans and sponsors talking about its new reality television show, and it’s not in a good way. Known for its 3 different installments of Love &...

Morehouse Student Creates Video on Resume Writing Tips Using Beyoncé Lyrics

A Morehouse student has provided us the best resume building tips, but in an interesting way. Chris Sumlin, a student at Morehouse College in Atlanta, uploaded a resume...

Bowie State Alum And HBCU Buzz Founder Luke Lawal Gives 14 Things To Learn...

When Luke Lawal attended Bowie State University, his first goal was to make a difference. He said he didn't see any of the major media outlets highlighting...

Politics with Ariell Tillman

Ariell Tillman is a senior at Tennessee State University in Nashville, Tennessee and is from St. Louis, Missouri. She is a member of the TSU Social work...

21 Essential Blogging Tips For HBCU Students

What does it take to be a blogger and social media influencer? The ability to create content and share on social media is a process to influence thinking,...

What If There Was No Federal Funding for HBCUs?

HBCUs have become an essential part of the American education system. From its Believe it or not there could be a major dent of funding for all HBCUs...

5 Things You Should Accomplish This Spring

By Itopia Mills, HBCU Buzz Staff Writer 2015 is here! and there are so many great things to look forward to with this upcoming spring semester at our...

What Role Will You Play? Wilberforce University Call-To-Action

The Renaissance of Racism America’s First Private Historically Black College & University - Wilberforce University Call-To-Action & Reflection on the President's Open Letter to the HBCU Community

Howard Homecoming Brings Bittersweet Emotions to Class of 2019

Howard homecoming is one of the most highly anticipated events of the academic year. The historically black university celebrated its 95th homecoming this past weekend entitled Euphoria....

5 Things You Need to Know Wednesday in the HBCU Community

1. A “reversal of a generations-long injustice” Central State University, the only public historically black college or university (HBCU) in the state of Ohio, recently achieved land-grant status—allowing...

TVGuide: Hey Hollywood, There Are Other Black Colleges Besides Howard University

After Jordan Peele dropped the trailer for his new film Us on Christmas, some of the giddiest reactions were not a result of the movie itself, but the sight of...

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 realize that one...

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