Bernie Sanders Unveils Substantive Plan To Support HBCUs

On the heels of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (D-Vt) HBCU tour last week, the 2020 presidential candidate has released the most substantive plan to support Historically Black Colleges and Universities...

Military Veterans Give Leadership Advice To Cadets During ROTC Leadership Week

Seasoned military personnel visited Alcorn State University to engage with cadets from the Department of Military Science about being quality leaders. The...

Five Women From HBCUs Are Top Contestants In Footaction’s No 1 Way Design Program

Black people and black culture shape popular culture and fashion. Yet and still, leadership within the fashion industry does not often reflect the people from...

HBCU Student Voters Are Tired Of Joe Biden Clinging To Barack Obama’s Legacy

ATLANTA — Ask a young black voter in Atlanta about Joe Biden’s presidential campaign and you’ll likely be met with an exasperated sigh, a side-eye,...

Howard University Grad Taraji P. Henson Shares Her Personal Struggle With Depression And Anxiety

HBCU Community, you may remember Taraji P. Henson launching the Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation — named after her father whom Henson believes had bipolar disorder...

‘Tis The Season To Support These Celebrity HBCU Alumni Charities

The holiday season is more than happiness in the air and chestnuts roasting on an open fire. Whether you celebrate Kwanzaa, Hanukkah, Christmas or all...

Kamala Harris Names Funding As Her Top Issue As She Suspends Presidential Campaign

Howard University Grad, Kamala Harris dropped her presidential campaign on Tuesday after months of failing to lift her candidacy from the bottom of the field...

5-Year-Old Drummer Gets Full Band Scholarship To HBCU Alcorn State University When He Graduates...

Starting off beating on his ABC blocks as a baby and just naturally growing into drumming, 5-year-old Jeremiah Travis just discovered that he has received...

Spelman And Morehouse Present 93rd Annual Christmas Carol Concert

ATLANTA (November 26, 2019) — Spelman and Morehouse Colleges will usher in the holiday season with the 93rd annual Spelman-Morehouse Christmas Carol Concert series. This...

3 Black Colleges Get $1M Apiece For Faculty Development

ATLANTA (AP) — Three historically Black colleges are each getting $1 million grants to aid faculty development.

The Hilltop: ‘Young Athletes Should Know HBCUs Can Compete, Too’

As the year draws to a close, high school students everywhere are looking ahead at what the new year will...

At Morgan State, Faculty Members Take Advantage Of New ‘Guest Coach’ Program To Learn...

BALTIMORE, Md. – A new program at Morgan State University (MSU) aims to strengthen the on-campus relationship between athletics and academics...

Coppin State Beats Cornell In Overtime Thriller

Coppin State's men's basketball team picked up its second victory of the season with a 68-66 overtime victory over Cornell University on Saturday night at...

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...

Cheyney University’s Accreditation Is Reaffirmed

After years of struggle, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education announced on Monday that Cheyney University—the historically Black university located in Pennsylvania—will keep...

Alcorn Beats Jackson State To Secure Home Field For SWAC Championship

JACKSON, Miss. – A huge first half was more than enough for the Alcorn State University football program as it downed Jackson State 41-6 Saturday at Mississippi Veterans Memorial...

Alcorn Alum Dr. Kristen Broady Appointed Dean Of Dillard University’s College Of Business

Like many students who come to Alcorn State University, Dr. Kristen Broady ‘02 knew her experiences at the Academic Resort...

BET Networks And Facebook Watch Launch Digital Series, ‘We Own Homecoming’

"We Own Homecoming" will examine the history and legacies of HBCU's through the lens of homecomings. There’s a new series all about...

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