Southern Student Remi Hill Fights Battles With Creativity And A Canvas

Remi Hill doesn’t remember the exact age she began drawing, but her mother told her she has been quite artistic since age 3. As she got older, she...

To All My HBCU Alums, Here’s Why We Should Support BET’s ‘The Quad’

On February 1, BET premiered a new drama series entitled The Quad. The program executively produced by the likes of Rob Hardy, Felicia D. Henderson, and Charles...

The Hidden Magic In Children Of Color

How many girls of color are super smart in mathematics, how many want to be engineers, how many girls of color want to be doctors and lawyers,...

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Graduating From College Debt-Free

Yesterday, I did a Facebook Live interview with Kevin Y. Brown, author of 10 Ways Anyone Can Graduate From College Debt-Free and founder of Debt-Free College Academy,...

There Are More Hidden Figures Around Us

Taylor Richardson, attending “Hidden Figures” premiere at the White House 2016 Dedicated to the past Hidden Figures that allowed girls and boys to embrace STEM – STEAM...

21 Essential Blogging Tips For HBCU Students

What does it take to be a blogger and social media influencer? The ability to create content and share on social media is a process to influence thinking,...

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...

2017 – The Year To Blog And Develop Content

Digital content creation is prevalent on the web, an increase in blogging, microblogging, podcasting and other forms of digital media is expanding across the Internet. Content creators are...

HBCUs Must Inspire The Next Generation Of Bloggers

The growth of blogging has transformed beyond the basics of text, there is now video blogging, micro blogging, podcasting and a host of other platforms and tools...

Africans Are Developing The Art Of Writing And Blogging

As an instructor in the College of Education and Urban Studies at Edward Waters College, the instructional goal is to reach students to make learning relevant, engaging,...

Building African Bloggers And Innovators In 2017

“What should we be doing going forward?” Africans can save Africa: Arnold Ekpe at TEDxEuston There are millions of potential brother and sister bloggers in Africa, diverse people...

What Happens When The Spelman Woman Is A Spel-Man?

Spelman College is a historically black college for women located in Atlanta. At least, that's what the college's website says. But the black college is not just home to...

HBCU 101: Here’s What You Need To Know To Maximize Your Success At College

College is the best four years of your life, they say. But those four years at college can also be rough. With this in mind, Founder and CEO of...

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...

26 Things I Learned From TEDx That Can Be Applied To HBCUs

Lessons learned from watching and attending a TEDx event need to be applied to HBCUs to provide continued development for HBCU students’. TEDTALKS and TEDx events are...

Recovery Still In Effect For Fathers Of Trayvon Martin And Ron Davis

On October 11 at the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, The Campaign for for Black Male Achievement and the Perception Institute presented its third “Black Male Reimagined...

2017 Top 10 Best HBCUs In The U.S.

Have you ever wondered how college rankings are compiled? Each rank is based on a methodology and for the Historically black Schools rankings for U.S. News & World...

Overcoming Depression — How To Beat Depression During College At An HBCU

During my five years at HBCU Central State University in Wilberforce, I had a hard time dealing with depression. According to the Oxford dictionary, depression is feelings...

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