Merging Southern University & University of New Orleans Unnecessary, Immoral

The enemy never rests. In 2012's infancy, we have seen two different situations where HBCUs have come under attack. First, the HBCU 'Equality' lawsuit where the four Maryland...

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By: Anayka Pomare, HBCU Buzz staff writer What if the cure for cancer is trapped inside the mind of someone who can’t afford an education? Is it me or...

HBCU True Life: I Don’t Know What I’m Doing After College And That’s Okay

Well, it's that time of the year again. It's the end of another break, and the Spring semester is drawing nigh. Usually, I'm very excited for the...

Welcome to the University of Taste – Morgan State

It isn’t an everyday occurrence that you meet someone who not only wants to have there own clothing brand, but has also made his or her dream...

Why We Still Need to Promote HBCU Exceptionalism

Twitter is a fascinating, spontaneous, stream of consciousness social media outlet for users to tweet their thoughts and opinions on the Web for millions to see. Sometimes...

Iota Founder John D. Slade On The Wonderful Life of Founder Albert “Bus” Hicks

I have long considered the fact that quite a few of the Iota founders are still living among us today to be one of our greatest treasures...

Things I’m Thankful For: My HBCU Family

This past week, thousands of college students across the country headed home for one of the most anticipated holiday amidst on campus students; Thanksgiving. Fellowshipping with family and...

Troy Davis’ legacy lives on after executuon

Troy Davis was to be executed tonight at 7 P.M. in a Georgia prison after being accused of killing Savannah police officer Mark MacPhail in August 1989....

Morehouse Is First Stop on Table of Brotherhood Project Discussion of King

The Rev. Otis Moss Jr. ’56 took the Table of Brotherhood Project audience on a quick oral tour of the Auburn Avenue that Martin Luther King Jr....

Become Familiar……Know Your Roots? by April Thornton

By: April C. Thornton Racial identity has been a manifesting issue on HBCU campuses. The formal term African American is used to classify the race of our people....
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Nancy Grace, 2 Chainz Stirs the Pot About Marijuana

Updated 2:01 pm 1/16/2015 Nancy Grace invites rapper 2 Chainz on to her HLN show for a surprisingly amazing debate over the legalization of marijuana. During the debate the...

The 5 Biggest Misconceptions About HBCUs

Many think that historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) promote racism or believe that these institutions aren't diverse — both are entirely false and stupid misconceptions about...

Hip-hop: From Conscious to Mainstream

Hip-hop originated as a way out of oppression for those whose lives were affected by injustice, lawlessness and corruption. As time has gone by, the primary focus...

HBCU Grads Outperform Black Graduates of Predominately White Institutions

African-Americans who graduate from a historically Black college or university do better financially than Blacks who graduate from traditionally white colleges and universities, according to a new study by economists at Morehouse College and Howard University.

Midterm Madness!

Midterms: EVERY college student’s worst nightmare. Things seem to be going along smoothly and then –BAM! This time of the semester is dreaded almost as much as...

Before You Become Greek, Ask Yourself: Who Am I?

Quality begins on the inside... and then works its way out.  ~Bob Moawad Black Greek Letter Organizations (BGLOs) were created for a purpose. The push behind why anything...

Black Workers With Advanced Degrees Pay Is Almost Equal to White Workers With Lower...

Color Lines recently published an article concerning the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ report on income levels based on race in the United States. The findings can be...

Why Obama’s push on student loans is critical for black college students

Lisa Haynes, 23, listens as President Barack Obama delivers the Commencement address at Hampton University May 9, 2010, in Hampton, VA. Haynes is graduating with a degree in Accounting....

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