Michelle Obama Delivers Powerful Speech To Jackson State Students

Jackson State University held it's Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony on Saturday at their very own Veterans Memorial Stadium, home of the JSU Tigers. The stands were filled to capacity, most...

FAMU Literary Series Headliner: Novelist Walter Mosley

Those with a painful history are apt either to forget or rewrite their history. While some, like talk-show host Steve “I don’t really care for slavery” Harvey,...

President Barack Obama Reflects On Personal Heroes During Forum At NCAT

"How you do it is less important than your commitment to use whatever platforms you have to speak to issues that matter...Get engaged, get involved, get educated...

Texas Southern University To Host Community Policing Workshop Focused On Data And Reform

April 27 event is co-sponsored by MEASURE, Houston Police Department and Mark43 HOUSTON (March 19, 2019) – Texas Southern University’s Center for Justice Research, along...

Spelman College Hosts Guest Lecturer Michael Stoll

ATLANTA (Feb. 20, 2015) – Spelman College will host Michael A. Stoll, Ph.D, co-author of Why Are So Many Americans in Prison?, for a discussion about the proliferation...

Albany State Band to Perform at 2016 Rose Bowl Parade

Members of the award winning Albany State University Marching Band are excited about an invitation to participate in the 2016 Tournament of Roses Parade. The pride of...

Bowie State University Celebrates 150-Year Anniversary With Its Oldest Graduate

105-Year-Old Graduate Reflects on School’s Impact on Her Life, Career Beatrice Payne, 105, remembers her days training to become a teacher at the school that would later become...

Tatyana Ali To Speak At University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

Pine Bluff, Ark. (August 24, 2017) – Actress, singer and activist Tatyana Ali will be the keynote speaker for the annual Lyceum event Thursday, September 7 at 10:30 a.m. at...

Norfolk State University DECADES Fashion Show Takes Place Tonight

On tonight a total of fourteen designers will have their fashion lines showcased on the runway at Norfolk State University. Springfest at historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs)...

Dillard University Partners With “You Do Matter” to Bring Technology Building Program to Black...

Dillard University Press Release   (NEW ORLEANS, LA) – On Saturday, May 29, twenty young African American males in Central City will participate in a culminating exercise that marks...

MEAC Champion Faces Off Against SWAC Champion Live On ABC

It's about time we recognize black college football on a grand scale. In the first-ever Celebration Bowl game where the conference champion from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference faces off against...

Are You Ready For Hoop For Hope’s 5th Annual Basketball Tournament At Howard University?

This weekend, get ready to turn up for a great cause! The 5th Annual Hoop For Hope Basketball Tournament is back to raise awareness for Lung Cancer. With...

Famed Artist Deborah Willis to Lecture Students Fayetteville State

Renowned African-American artist, photographer, photographic historian, author, curator and scholar, Dr. Deborah Willis, will make a lecture presentation to Fayetteville State University (FSU) art students and attend...

Howard University Yardfest Style Watch

Everyone knows that Howard University is the "mecca" of black culture and education, with that being said, it is also the mecca of black fashion. This past...

CAU To Host Inauguration Panel On Why HBCUs Matter

ATLANTA (Sept. 29, 2016) As part of the inauguration activities for President Ronald A. Johnson, Clark Atlanta University (CAU) will host a panel discussion titled “Why HBCU’s...

Hampton University Revisits “A Different World” for Black History Month

Hampton University will put together several events specifically for Black History Month based upon the hit television sitcom A Different World! Who wish that they went to...

Rev. Jeremiah Wright and Church the HBCU Way in Washington DC

Sunday, 7:45 and 10:55 a.m.: HBCU (historically black colleges and universities) Sunday. Alumni and sorority and fraternity members may show their support to these academic institutions by...

Tuskegee University Is Bringing Dr. Michael Eric Dyson To Campus

Tuskegee University Newsroom TUSKEGEE, Ala. (August 17, 2015) — Noted author and thought leader Dr. Michael Eric Dyson will kick off the newly revamped Tuskegee University Lyceum Series....

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