New President To Take Over Grambling State University

Willie Larkin will be the new president of historically black Grambling State University in Grambling, Louisiana, announced the University of Louisiana Board on Thursday, June 4. “This has been a...

Degree Before Diploma: How AAMU Student Brian Crum Breaks Ceilings With Success

Have you ever met a young man who graduated with a degree before his diploma? Meet Brian Crum. He is no ordinary academic achiever when it comes to being...

Coppin Associate VP to Lead Middle Eastern Accreditation Process

Dr. Scott Jackson Dantley, associate vice president of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning and Professor of Science for Coppin State University, was hand selected by the National Association...

Mis”Steps” : The Decline of Black Greeks (And How to End It)

It’s partially my fault. As an Alpha , I did MY part to make sure that one who saw ME, saw a positive reflection of the organization. The...

Richland School District One Named Benedict College First Lady Patricia L. Swinton Teacher of...

Columbia, SC -- Benedict College First Lady and A.C. Flora High School educator Patricia Swinton was awarded the 2011-2012 Teacher of the Year title during Richland One's...

Grambling State president announces action plan

Grambling State University has developed a plan of action in response to the scathing audit released last month by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor's Office. The action plan includes...

Why We Still Need to Promote HBCU Exceptionalism

Twitter is a fascinating, spontaneous, stream of consciousness social media outlet for users to tweet their thoughts and opinions on the Web for millions to see. Sometimes...

Where Are They Now? Former Mister North Carolina A&T Jeffron Smalls

Jeffron Smalls went from serving as Mister North Carolina A&T State University 2016-2017 to working as a Channel Operations Manager at Microsoft. After walking across the stage...

Marian Wright Edelman: HBCUs ‘more important now than ever’

Marian Wright Edleman's name is synonymous with advocacy and civil rights. She is a true living legend not just in the black community, but in the world...

Blast From The Past: Former Mom-In-Chief Michelle Obama Offers Leadership Tips For Today

Mom-in-Chief. Golden smile. Arguably one of the most progressive first ladies of our time. Michelle Obama has made her mark. Coloring outside the lines of past traditional...

#HUSitIn: How the Home of a Financial Aid Scandal Became a Safe Haven for...

Fifty years ago, solidarity between Howard University students brought national attention to the class of 1968 due to university’s failure to include student input and in 2018,...

Why This Senior Chose Social Work Major

“In high school, you’re not really focused on what’s coming up next," said Jackson State student Gwendolyn, a senior social work major. "As I got older, I got...

FAMU Grad Student Named Outstanding Gubernatorial Leadership Fellow

FAMU Newsroom TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) student Nemmi Cole knows the value of persistence and hard work. Currently a doctoral student at the FAMU-FSU College...

FVSU Joins Georgia’s Ag Leadership Committee

From L-R: Dr. Josef Broder, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES), University of Georgia; Dr. Bob Shulstad, Associate Dean for Research,...

FAMU’s Mangum ‘A Little’ Surprised By Remarks At Trustees Meeting

FAMU President Elmira Mangum soon will be evaluated by university trustees, but on Tuesday she got an indication that all is not well with their relationship. While her...

Central State Student, Bria Spaulding, Keeping Busy Over Summer

Bria Spaulding, a sophomore student attending historically black Central State University, and is also a member of the university's woman's basketball team playing the point guard position,...

Clark Atlanta University to mark National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Clark Atlanta University will mark National Domestic Violence Awareness Month with "The Call to True Beauty 2011," the university's annual advocacy, education and prevention campaign against dating...

Exclusive: HBCU Buzz interviews Dr. Ainsley Carry, candidate for TSU president

Four finalists for Tennessee State University president were screened and selected by the Tennessee Board of Regents committee from eighty-six applicants around the country, according to a...

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