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...

HBCU Professor Greg Carr Sums Up Election In One Tweet

For many HBCU alumni, students and fans, the unexpected result of the election is a wake-up call. With Donald Trump's stunning upset in the 2016 presidential election, commenters took to...

DU Combats Controversial Louisiana Senate Debate With March To The Polls

Over 200 Dillard University students, faculty and staff walked to the polls in New Orleans to cast their votes Just less than a week after the controversial Louisiana...

Jackson State University Senior, Jaylon Moore Aims To Inspire With New Book

Jaylon Moore is a senior at Jackson State University, majoring in Social Work. Recently he wrote a new book entitled College Daze. College Daze is a religious self-help book geared...

Hundreds Of HBCU Students March To The Polls For Early Voting

Hundreds of historically black college or university (HBCU) students took to the polls in Durham and Daytona Beach on Wednesday to kick off early voting on their...

Clinton Will Invest ‘Historic’ $25 Billion In HBCUs Across The Country If Elected

Donald Trump hasn't put out a detailed plan on what he will do to support the country's 107 historically black colleges and universities (HBCU). That's one of the...

Tuskegee Campus Is Packed With Thousands Of Graduates For Homecoming

TUSKEGEE, Ala − After a week full of excitement, fellowship, music, and football, Homecoming 2016 wrapped up with the annual Homecoming/Charter Day Convocation on Oct. 3, in...

‘Insecure’ Star Issa Rae Stops By Howard University

Ebony magazine and HBO stopped by Howard University’s Armour J. Blackburn Digital Auditorium for an advanced screening of the upcoming episodes of the HBO series Insecure. In a...

8 Lessons I’ve Learned Since Joining A Black Greek Fraternity

Many of us view the family as utopia. In theory, a family should be utopia but it often is not. I say in “The Black Greek Success...

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