10 Things an HBCU Student Can Do For Spring Break.

The ways that you spend your time in college will be remembered for the rest of your life. Here are the following ways that you can spend...

‘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...

4 Ways Black People Are Affected by New Marijuana Policies

On Tuesday voters in Alaska voted to legalize recreational marijuana for adult use in the state. Alaska now joins Oregon and Washington, D.C. who also passed legislation Tuesday...

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....

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...

Fisk University Grad Matthew Knowles Shares 4 Secrets To Success

It is tempting to see Mathew Knowles as the creator and manager of Destiny’s Child, father to globally dominant entertainer Beyoncé and younger sister Solange, and surrogate...

HBCU Freshman Bible: 7 Ways To Calculate College Spending That Won’t Hurt Your Pockets

Freshman year can be overwhelming. Besides living away from your family for the first time and learning campus life, understanding how to spend your funds can be...

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 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...

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...

Charleston and the Role of the Black Church

Patheos.com *Note: This post is a response to a friend’s sincere question about how she needs to address her community in regards to the events in Charleston. She...

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...

How To Survive A Group Project In College

Group work is a necessary part of college. Collaborative learning is becoming a central element in the educational system, and many school projects depend on solid team...

4 Mistakes Young Professionals Make On The Job

While a college degree, an impressive resume and a strong handshake may land you a spot at your first dream job, these things won’t guarantee longevity and...

3 Ways Black College Students Can Save Money In College

Saving money while attending an HBCU, or any college can be difficult to keep up with, especially when you want the best college experience your campus can...

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...

HBCU Young Alumni Series: Chasing Dreams ft. John Holland

The idea behind the HBCU Young Alumni Series, is to take the time to honor graduates who, since graduation, managed to do the work, create opportunities for...

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