5 Howard Students Arrested Protesting Sessions’ Nomination

Five Howard University students were arrested Tuesday afternoon after staging a nonviolent sit-in, protesting the confirmation hearing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions — demanding that he withdraws...

These 17 Celebs Should Speak At An HBCU Commencement In 2017

1n May 2016, "President Barack Obama delivered stirring remarks about the state of American race relations at Howard University commencement" that Saturday afternoon, Mattew Rodriguez wrote at Mic,...

Tennessee State Grad Blake Nathan Is Changing The Minority Teacher Deficient

Can you recall the number of black male teachers throughout your K-12 matriculation? It’s understandable to realize the problem of not recalling such because black males only count for...

Historically Black College To Perform At Trump Inauguration

The Talladega College Marching Tornadoes Band will perform at President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration in the nation's capital on January 20, reports The Associated Press.  The Great Tornado is...

For HBCU Students, Student Loan Crisis Is Ever So Real

HBCU students rely on student loans more than their non-HBCU peers, a new report says.  Black college students borrow, on average, at higher rates than white grads — consequently, they...

Experience Cuba: Howard University’s First Cultural Excursion To Havana

In collaboration with Spanish and Journalism department, Howard University hosted its first semesterly cultural excursion entitled ‘Spanish for the News Media’ to Havana, Cuba during December 13-18. The...

Grambling Holds On In Second Half To Win HBCU National Championship

After a competitive first half resulting in no points, Grambling State found its spark and rallied to defeat North Carolina Central University in the Air Force Reserve...

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...

57-Year-Old Grandmother Earns Bachelor’s Degree From An HBCU

A 57-year-old grandmother of 12 who admitted that college "was a rough four years" will graduate from a historically black college or university alongside hundreds of students...

UNCF Just Launched $35M Initiative To Improve Job Outcomes For HBCU Grads

A degree is no guarantee of success in the job market, in particular for black college grads. Many recent black college grads are underemployed and 12 percent...

Charles Barkley To Donate $1 Million Apiece To AAMU & CAU

NBA legend Charles Barkley donates $1 million apiece to two historically black colleges and universities. The PWI Auburn basketball All-American, announced today on WJOX radio in Birmingham...

NCCU Mourns The Loss Of Dr. Debra Saunders-White

North Carolina Central University mourns the loss of the 11th Chancellor, Dr. Debra Saunders-White, who passed away today, November 26, 2016, after a heroic battle with cancer. Saunders-White’s tenure...

HBCU, PWI Presidents Write Open Letter To Trump Urging Him To Condemn Hate Crimes

109 university and college presidents, including seven black university and college presidents, have penned an open letter to President-elect Donald Trump urging him to help stop hate...

James Daniel From Howard Can Be The Nation’s Top Scorer Again This Season

The Howard University Bison have high expectations for the upcoming basketball season with much thanks to their point guard and the nation’s leading scorer James Daniel III. The...

5 Reasons Why You Should Get In On Supporting HBCUs And Excellence

According to the website allstatequotesforeducation.com, for each insurance quote, Allstate will donate $10 to the Tom Joyner Foundation in support of HBCU students, up to $250,000. The Allstate Quotes for...

HBCU Grad Cornell William Brooks Discusses Civil Rights In Trump’s America

Cornell William Brooks, the president of the NAACP, spoke to Ozy about exactly what happens to Civil Rights in Trump's America, how he sees President Barack Obama's...

5 Reasons Why You Should Go And Watch Almost Christmas In Theaters

David E. Talbert's latest comedy-based film Almost Christmas will hit theaters Friday. While HBCU alumni, students, and fans are eagerly waiting to see a family film for...

Howard University Alumni, Students And Faculty React To Trump Presidential Win

Many Howard University students, alumni, and faculty have expressed discontent after Donald Trump's surprise election. White backlash threw its to-be expected tantrum in voting booths yesterday. Thinks it "took" its...

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