Preserving Communities of Color to Hold Conference at Texas Southern

HOUSTON (October 23, 2018) – The Preserving Communities of Color (PCOC) conference, which explores the social, institutional and economic changes that impact communities of color across the nation,...

UNCF and Mayor’s Masked Ball Raises $1.3 Million for HBCUs

The 35th Annual UNCF Atlanta Mayor’s Masked Ball, the inaugural for Florida A & M University alumnae Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, again exceeds the United Negro...

Issa Rae to Speak at Dillard University

Issa Rae is best known as the star and co-creator of the Golden Globe series, INSECURE, which premiered this past October on HBO. Coming off her second...

Today We Honor HBCU Professors For World Teachers Day

Today is World Teachers Day, 24 hours set aside to honor those remarkable human beings that curate the knowledge transfer process generation after generation in our country,...

Hampton University Museum to Honor Elizabeth Catlett

Hampton University Museum will be showcasing a new exhibit in honor of the 100th birthday of the late African-American artist Elizabeth Catlett. The school has acquired more...

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,...

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...

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...

Honda to Honor TSU Assistant with the “First Power of Dreams” Award

Audrey Stradford of Tennesee State University is being recognized with the "Power of Dreams" Award at the 13th Annual Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase on...

The 2015 Black Alumni Networking Expo is Here

At the center of the black community, fellowship has always held significance. Events that are widely accepted as historic, pivotal, and cornerstone events in the black community...

Civil Rights Activist Jesse Jackson Visits Alabama State

On Friday, hundreds of students attending Alabama State and members of the local community joined together to see civil rights activist Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr. speak...

Fayetteville State Hosts Cyber Security Symposium

Fayetteville Observer Fayetteville State University officials hope a symposium that will draw some of the nation's top tech experts and military minds will help make the college the...

The Real HU: What You Missed at the 2015 Nations Football Classic

The Nations Football Classic, the ultimate historically black college and university (HBCU) reunion, proved to be a very eventful experience. The star-studded weekend united two college rivals,...

Public School Spelling Bee Returns To Savannah State University

Savannah (SSU Newsroom) — The Annual SCCPSS Spelling Bee hosted by the Georgia Association of Educators (Student Program) of Savannah State University and the Chatham Association 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...
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Miss Maroon & White Pageant 2015-2016

Check out this year's Miss Maroon & White Pageant in the video above!

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...

Texas Southern University’s Epic Homecoming 2016 Only Days Away

Come home TSU, and ReMember The Times! Alumni, students, and former students - it’s ReMember the Times – your TSU Homecoming 2016. October 16-22 will be a...

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