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...

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...

‘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...

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...

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’...

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...

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...

What Rich People Do That Poor People Don’t

One of the things that I am all too familiar with since attending a historically black college or university (HBCU) is what you do today matters! From...

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 Fashion Tips for Spring 2015

With the new spring semester the weather is looking frightful! First you have to deal with harsh winters and then a hot spring right before summer break. Sometimes getting...

9 New Year’s Resolutions for Graduating Seniors

By: Jillian Rinehimer (USA TODAY) Unless you plan on attending grad school, this is the last time you can make a New Year’s resolution as a student....

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...

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...

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;...

3 Ways Black Greek Fraternities Prepare You For Employment

For some students, joining a Black Greek Lettered Organization is at the top of the list of things to do while attending a historically black college or...

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...

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...

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...

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