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,...

3 Must Pack Items for Spring Break 2016

The Buzz recently posted an article describing 10 different ways you can spend your spring break. Among the suggestions were some of the classics, such as taking a road...
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5 Interview Tips Using Rihanna Lyrics #HBCUFreshmanBible

It's internship season! People all over my campus have been applying and interviewing in hopes of snagging an awesome internship in their field this summer. A lot of...
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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 world of final...

29 Things To Do Before Your High School Graduation – How Many Have You...

These suggestions are to help as graduation gets closer. Graduation, an end to an educational journey from Day Care to High School. Before this occasion parents need...

Some Tips For Freshmen Heading To College

Going to college can be tough. After high school graduation, prom and you’ve said your goodbyes to teachers it is now time to start a new journey....

5 Things You Need to Know Friday in the HBCU Community

1. Xavier University of Louisiana gets huge grant Xavier University of Louisiana says it can now triple the number of its graduating African American students who later goes...

How To Calculate A College Spending Plan That Won’t Hurt Your Pockets

Like many financial journalists I know, it moves me deeply to see the ways in which America’s more than $1 trillion in student loan debt is impacting...

‘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...

Why This Senior Chose Social Work Major

“In high school, you’re not really focused on what’s coming up next," said Jackson State student Gwendolyn, a senior social work major. "As I got older, I got...

5 Ways to Prepare for Finals Exams

Getting ready for finals can be overwhelming.  We know that everyone wants to see their family and friends and is over school right now. But stop whining;...

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...

HBCU Freshman Bible: 10 Do’s and Don’ts When Trying To Impress The Ladies

Orientation season is winding down, and incoming freshmen are starting to feel the butterflies of venturing off into this new chapter full of possibilities, opportunities, a new...

The 10 HBCUs With The Best Retention Rates

Deciding whether to go to college can be difficult, stressing, and sometimes can be put on the back burner to find a peace of mind. Maybe taking a year...

HBCU Freshmen Bible: 5 Tips To Avoid The Freshmen 15

We all know that HBCU students love to indulge on Fried Chicken Wednesdays, Soul Food Thursdays and Catfish Fridays. There’s nothing like a home cooked meal when you’re...

Mom’s House or Flophouse? Where to Live After College

The Root The thing I, as a shorty, looked forward to the most about transitioning from jailbait-hood to manhood was the right to move out of my parents’...

9 Things to Know Before Dating at an HBCU

If dating were a movie, it would be like the film Inception, or Prestige, or Trance or Double Jeopardy or some other really big film that has...

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...

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