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North Carolina Central, PNC Bank to Pay Tribute to Dr. John Hope Franklin

North Carolina Central University and PNC will celebrate the 100th birthday and legacy of Dr. John Hope Franklin with a host of events remembering the late...

Courtroom Where Emmett Till’s Murderers Were Acquitted To Be Converted Into History Museum

A professor at University of Kansas is leading a project to memorialize the horrific killing of 14-year-old Emmett Till in 1955 and the subsequent trial...

Four Documentaries That Dive Into The Backstories of Black History

Black History Month is a time to celebrate the joy of Blackness. It is so important to see the triumph of others, to help...
Black Culture Iconic Moments

HBCU Buzz BHM 29 x 15 Iconic Moments In Black Culture

There is no culture like BLACK culture. That's it. That's the post. This year, HBCU Buzz is proud to launch our Black History Month 29 campaign....

The United States vs. Billie Holiday Explores Systematic Racism In The Not-So-Distant Past

On Tuesday February 23, 2021, we hosted our latest HBCU Movie Night, and it was a moving way to honor Black History Month. It’s...

HBCUs Partner With California Community Colleges To Streamline Degrees

A new partnership between HBCUs and California community colleges is forging a pathway to make 4-year degrees much easier for students to obtain. Learn...

Dual HBCU Grad Ruby L. Taylor, MSW Creates National Family Game Night for Black...

Ruby L. Taylor, MSW is a visionary set on bringing her community together through education and healing. She attended Virginia Union University, where she...

28 Black Inventions Used Today

In honor of Black History Month, we find it necessary to pay homage to those in Black history who have paved the way for...

6 Black EGOT Winners and 4 Who Are On Their Way

Black History Month is here and awards season is officially on its way so we're highlighting Black celebrities that have reached Hollywood's highest honor: EGOT status.
Black History Month

HBCU BUZZ BHM 29: 14 Black History Moments of Today

African Americans have undoubtedly played a central role in shaping American history. From slavery to the Great Migration, to the Civil Rights movement, to...

HBCU Graduate To Have Connecticut Street Named After Her

Joyce Yerwood, who was just honored at her alma mater Meharry Medical College, is now being honored again in Connecticut. Learn more in the...

Rosa Parks: 5 Facts About the Civil Rights Icon

Rosa Parks’ Birthday is February 4th Rosa Parks was a national figure known for her bravery in refusing to give up her seat to a...

Meet NyAshia Muata, The Future Face of Black History

Cricket Campus Ambassador and Alabama State University senior, NyAshia Muata is sharing her story of how community and connection is helping her become a future Black History maker.

28 Black Hall of Fame Athletes

When one contributes greatly to their field, goes above and beyond the norm, not only affecting their peers, but history as we know it,...

Korey Wise Of The Exonerated Five Shares Journey At UMES During Black History Month

Life Lessons and Life Blessings: Korey Wise urges youth to “listen to your first voice” The University of Maryland...

28 Excelling Black Entertainers Under 28

In honor of the end of Black History Month, and on this Golden Globe Awards Sunday, it's important to honor the next generation of...

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...

10 Black Authors That Made History With Their Words

This Black History Month we are celebrating Black authors that have made their mark in the literary space. Here are 10 Black Authors That Made History With Their Words!