The New Mr. Clean Is Bald, Black And HBCU Educated

Happy Black History Month y'all! Mike Jackson, an Atlanta native who also attended historically black Tennessee State University, is the new face of Mr. Clean, beating out thousands of...

Lincoln University Goes Pink For LU Alumna Liz Morrow

The dynamic of Lincoln University of Missouri shifted on December 10, 2017, when Liz Morrow shared on her social media that she had been diagnosed with breast...

Anthony Anderson Plans To Graduate Howard University Class Of 2022 With His Son

Anthony Anderson has big plans in the works. The Black-ish star tells Jimmy Fallon that he’s on the road to graduating from Howard University alongside his son,...

Howard Alum Ta-Nehisi Coates’ ‘Black Panther’ Gets A Spin-Off Series

A new spin-off series of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Black Panther comic book was announced Friday and it is generating a lot of buzz everywhere. Coates, a national correspondent at...

CBC Members Launch Tour To Mobilize HBCU Students

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus have launched a tour of black colleges and universities around the country, hoping to mobilize students, listen to their concerns and encourage...

NBA Legend Isiah Thomas Partners With Florida Memorial University On ‘Lift Ev’ry Voice’ Initiative

Former NBA player Isiah Thomas will partner with Miami Gardens' Florida Memorial University to encourage athletes, entertainers and other success stories to support Historically Black Colleges and...

Morris Brown College Remains Focused, Despite Having Just 42 Students

Driving around the Atlanta University Center one sunny afternoon, Dr. Kevin E. James, Morris Brown College’s interim president, had a lot on his mind. Only...

Watching ‘When They See Us’ Is An Act Of Social Justice

Apparently, no one was ready for Ava DuVernay’s recent series, When They See Us. Across social media, discourse about the movie...

FAMU Grad Andrew Gillum Makes History With Democratic Nomination for Florida Governor

The 2018 primary election results are in and Tallahassee, HBCU Alum, Florida A&M University Alum, Mayor Andrew Gillum has narrowly secured the Democratic nomination for Florida governor. Gillum,...

Childhood Friends Miss Grambling State & Miss Southern A&M Are Ready For Bayou Classic

This article was shared to News Star. GRAMBLING — They will be on opposite sides of the Bayou Classic field for the annual...

Presidential Candidate Tom Steyer Reveals $125 Billion Plan For HBCUs

Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer speaks at Allen University in Columbia on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. Jamie Lovegrove/Staff COLUMBIA — Jamie Lovegrove...

Morehouse Grad Releases Book Series ‘This Thing Called’ To Help Prospective Students Navigate Life...

Morehouse College graduate Christopher Sumlin recently released his new book "This Thing Called Life" about helping prospective students attending college with navigating life at a historically black...
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WATCH: I Come From This Beautiful Culture Called Hip-Hop – Diddy

Howard University alum and music mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs was a keynote speaker at Shape AT&T conference on Warner Bros. Speaking on the subject "New Platforms for Artist,"...

HBCU Top 30 Under 30 2016

Since their inception in the early 1800s, historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have produced some of the finest and most celebrated African-American men and women across...

Woman Given 3 Days To Live At Birth Graduates Medgar Evers College

BROOKLYN, New York City (WABC) -- In a sea of graduates, there's one who is easy to overlook...if only for...

Court-Ordered Mediation In Maryland HBCU Case Ends Without Agreement

Court-ordered mediation of a 13-year-old case brought by a coalition of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) has ended without a resolution.

Sean Diddy Combs Gives Back to Howard University, 1 Million Dollars During Bad Boy...

When it comes to HBCU's especially, it's always notable when a person of influence gives back to their respective alma maters. During the Thursday night show of...

Central State Rebounds From Its Budget Woes

Just two years after Central State University fought its way out of a financial downturn, the school is growing and...

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