Bowie State Joins With Maguire Foundation To Establish Program For Top Students In Need

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(BOWIE, Md.) – Two recent Philadelphia-area high school graduates received full-ride, four-year scholarships to attend Bowie State University in Maryland, thanks to a $100,000 gift from the...

This Howard Alumna Just Launched A Mental Health Foundation

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This HBCU, Howard University Alumna Taraji P. Henson is on a mission. In hopes of eradicating the stigma surrounding mental health in African-American communities, the actress just launched...

New Edward Waters College President Gifts $25K To Employees

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Stating that the $25,000 gift to Edward Waters College is meant to support faculty and staff, the new president of the historically black college wants to usher...

An HBCU Solely For Women Expands Its Admissions Policy To Include Trans Students

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An historically black college and university, or HBCU, joins the ranks of all-women’s colleges that officially have an admissions policy for transgender students this 2018-2019 academic year,...

Amazing Central State University Grad Will Award $1,000 Scholarship For 1 CSU Student

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While adding to her already impressive resume, this amazing graduate of Central State University in Wilberforce recently revealed that she will award a $1,000 scholarship to 1...

New Morehouse President Moves Into The College’s Dorms For His ‘Freshman Year’

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Morehouse College's new president, David Thomas, is a different type of president for the storied institution in a couple of ways. First, he is the first president...

A Letter To The Freshmen: Dear Class Of 2022 HBCU Students

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Dear Class Of 2022, Congratulations! You made it. After all of the hardships of high school that many of you have faced; bullying, roasting, and for some, racists teachers...

Morehouse Grad Spike Lee Wants Us To Respect Our White Allies

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In an interview with The Root, this Morehouse College grad spoke candidly about how he wants us to respect our white allies when credit is due. "Here’s the...

The Story Behind Beyoncé’s Black National Anthem Performance Revealed, One Of Her Twins Is...

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(HBCU Buzz)—Saying that she originally had the melody to the Black National Anthem wrong, one of the most influential people in the country revealed on Monday the...

Texas Southern Welcomes New Business Dean

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HOUSTON (July 31, 2018) – Texas Southern University announces the selection of Dr. Peter Aghimien as the new dean of the Jesse H. Jones School of Business....

FAMU Picks First Female Drum Major, Cori Bostic

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Can she get a drumroll please? This week in HBCU, black girl magic, we celebrate Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University’s (FAMU) first female drum major, Cori Renee...

Beyonce & Balmain Team Up for Coachella-Inspired Collection to Benefit UNCF

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Beyoncé and couture fashion house Balmain are collaborating on a capsule collection to benefit charity. The idea was conceived at Coachella, when Queen Bey and her dancers wore...

Former Norfolk State Basketball Player To Make NASCAR History

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NORFOLK, Va. – Former Norfolk State University women’s basketball player Brehanna Daniels adds another chapter to her legacy as a NASCAR trailblazer this Saturday when she becomes...

FAMU Alum Andrew Gillum Can Create History As First Black Governor of Florida

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In the 173 years of Florida becoming the “Sunshine State” of America, never once has an African American male or female been elected as Governor. Mayor of...

Black Panther Honors a True Superhero

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https://twitter.com/HBCUBuzz/status/1009068930646847488 "Black Panther" star, Howard University grad; Chadwick Boseman gave his award for playing a superhero to a real hero. The actor was accepting the MTV Movie & TV...

WATCH: I Come From This Beautiful Culture Called Hip-Hop – Diddy

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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,"...

Four From HBCUs Picked in Major League Baseball Draft

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HBCUs provided four draftees in rounds 19-29 of the 2018 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft. Randy Norris Winston-Salem State junior outfielder Randy Norris led the group with...

Jackson State Makes HBCU History With NASA Partnership

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Bynum said the partnership will aid in recruitment efforts because “a big part of this program is about getting a lot of internship opportunities for our students....

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