2015 Spelman Valedictorian Proud Social Activist & Aspiring Filmmaker

Inside Spelman With a name that means “a beautiful tree with strong roots,” Banah Ghadbian, C’2015, stands as a proud warrior for social justice whose impact is felt...

Morehouse Man Spike Lee Blasts Omarosa For Joining Trump Campaign

Perhaps we spoke too soon. We recently covered the news of ex-Apprentice star Omarosa Manigault and her new gig as director of African-American outreach for the Donald Trump presidential campaign. More on...
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Morehouse College Grad Spike Lee Talks About BlackkKlansman Movie

Filmmaker Spike Lee, who graduated from historically black Morehouse College in Atlanta, opens up about his new film, Blackkklansman, and why he offered the leading role to...

HBCU Young Alumni Series: Chasing Dreams ft. John Holland

The idea behind the HBCU Young Alumni Series, is to take the time to honor graduates who, since graduation, managed to do the work, create opportunities for...

HBCU Graduate, Deshauna Barber Named 2016 Miss USA

What an honor it was to have witnessed Miss District of Columbia, 26-year old Deshauna Barber, be crowned at this year's Miss USA pageant on June 5, 2016....

Filmmaker Nate Parker Will Launch New School Dedicated to Film and Drama at Historically...

Wiley College officially announced early Sunday that one of the stars of The Great Debaters, actor, director, producer, writer and musical performer Nate Parker, is starting a...

Morehouse Grad Spike Lee Wants Us To Respect Our White Allies

In an interview with The Root, this Morehouse College grad spoke candidly about how he wants us to respect our white allies when credit is due. "Here’s the...

9 Reasons Why Gaining An In-Law Would Be Pretty Cool

When our siblings get married, they gain all the love and happiness promised to them in a marriage. Someone to share the rest of their lives with,...

Meet Morehouse Alumnus & Filmmaker Terrance Daye

This summer, Morehouse 2017 Alumnus, Terrance Daye was recognized as a finalist in the 44th Student Academy Awards for his film, The Colored Hospital. The awe-inspiring film came...
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Howard University Grad Chadwick Boseman Talks Black Panther, Turning Down Famous Biopics, Marvel Myths...

Howard University graduate Chadwich Boseman who stars in the hit movie Black Panther now in theaters everywhere recently spoke with the folks over at the Breakfast Club...

Hampton University Grad And Black Panther’s Costume Designer On Being Inspired By Ancient African...

Marvel’s Black Panther movie is one of the most highly anticipated films of 2018. But beyond a star-studded lineup of incredible black talents such as Michael B. Jordan, Angela Bassett, Forest...

Stanley Nelson’s Film On Historically Black Colleges And Universities Set To Release In 2017

In early 2016, filmmaker Stanley Nelson announced he will examine the history and legacy of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) for his next two-hour doc, reported...

You Know MLK Jr., But Do You Know Izola Ware Curry?

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is regarded as one of the most prominent faces of the Civil Rights Movement, hailed for his triumphs and sacrifices throughout the 1950s. And while his...

Four Howard Students Risk Graduation By Producing Film ‘Twisted Affinity’ For Senior Thesis

Howard University senior film students K. Giselle Johnson, Raeshon Morris, Brandy Bruce and Megan Cutchins have launched a crowdfunding campaign to support the production, post production and...

Actress Gillian White Talks About The Film Industry, Her Time At Howard University, And...

Gillian White is no stranger to Hollywood. She is a 20 year veteran of the entertainment industry, who has appeared on several hit television shows such as,...

Guess Which HBCU Alumna Is Top Hollywood Celebrity From The Nation’s Capital?

You probably guessed right, none other than Taraji P. Henson. The folks over at Star News Online with the help of data scientist at Pretty Famous collected...

HBCU Alum Simone Missick Lands Lead Female Role In ‘Marvel’s Luke Cage’

Howard University and Netflix partnered together to host an advanced screening of the new series Marvel’s Luke Cage on Friday, Sept. 30. The presentation featured a special...

Virgin Islands HBCU To Host Youth Arts Festival

Join Reichhold Center’s Youth Moviemaking Workshop for this summer’s premiere of “Hide and Seek” on Saturday, July 30th at 6PM at the Reichhold Center for the Arts....

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