LEADERS>>>Followers AT HBCUs

"Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others." — Jack Welch Do you have a...

Why Sorority Sisters Makes You Want to Quit Life

VH1 has fans and sponsors talking about its new reality television show, and it’s not in a good way. Known for its 3 different installments of Love &...

Here’s 10 Ways to Get Ready for Your Freshman Year of College

Use the summer before your freshman year to prepare for college this fall. Here are 10 ways to get ready for campus life. Take Care of Thank You Notes...

Times Six: Affirming a Pluralistic Vision of Blackness

Herald Recorder I read Akiba Solomon for the first time in the early 2000s when she was a senior editor at The Source magazine. Although Akiba's penchant for...

Beyonce Brings HBCU Homecoming to Coachella

The Queen has once again snatched all wigs and turned waves into tide pools! Beyoncé, what did we do to deserve such an amazing performance ? For...

How the HBCU Experience Prepared Me for Ivy League School, Life

When I graduated from Dillard University on May 10, 2014, I was the first person in my family, like many others that day, to graduate from college....

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...

Protest For Progress In Memphis

Greater Imani Church in Memphis, TN reached full capacity on Monday as citizens from all around Shelby County came to meet with city leaders to discuss challenges taking...

Tennessee State University Students Go Homeless For A Day

Six students from Tennessee State University decided to put their selves in the footsteps of a homeless person by going homeless for a day. They joined me within...

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