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...

CSU Trustee Named One of 2015 Most Influential Black Lawyers

Congratulations to Central State University Trustee Mark Hatcher, who has been named one of Savoy Magazine's 2015 Most Influential Black Lawyers. Hatcher is a partner with the...

Spelman’s 11th Annual Leadership Conference Empowers Women in the Digital Era

ATLANTA  -- Spelman College will explore the theme "New School Leaders in the Digital Era" at its 11th Annual Leadership and Women of Color Conference May 13-14,...

Spelman Sophomore Earns Arcus Foundation Scholarship

Comparative women's studies major and sociology minor Lexus Phillips, class of 2017 has been named the first Spelman College student selected to receive an Arcus Foundation scholarship. Established...

Fayetteville State Nursing Program Gets Upgrade

FAYETTEVILLE (WTVD) --The lab on the third floor of Fayetteville State University's nursing building works like several wings in a hospital. Patients with contusions, bruises, breathing, and eating...

Mister A&T Also Rules HBCU Nation

James Bowen II is not just the king of N.C. A&T. He’s the king of all the historically black colleges and universities in the nation. John Newsom...

Here’s What to Know About the Next Attorney General Loretta Lynch

After U.S. Attorney General and loyal friend to the president Eric Holder, the first African American to hold the position, announced his resignation a few months ago...

Dream Defenders occupy Florida state capitol to repeal ‘Stand Your Ground’ laws

After the George Zimmerman verdict student activists known as the Dream Defenders rushed to the state of Florida to strategize and plan how they would bring about justice to...

Dillard University President holds Thanksgiving dinner

Dillard University President, Dr. Walter Kimbrough, e-mailed students Thanksgiving week, indicating if they needed a place to eat, he would have seats. Check out his reasoning in...

FAMU professor awarded U.S. patent to indentify bacteria stains

Marlon S. Thomas, bioengineer and professor in Florida A&M University’s (FAMU) College of Agriculture and Food Sciences, has been awarded United States Patent No. 8,252,522 for...

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...

Morehouse student, Reggie Sharpe Jr.’s interview on his experiences.

Mr. Reggie Sharpe Jr. is the President of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel Assistants program, President of the Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Society, Chaplain...

LEADERS>>>Followers AT HBCUs

"Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others." — Jack Welch Do you have a...

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...

Howard University Professor Winston Anderson Awarded Presidential Award for Excellence

Howard University professor and cell biologist, Winston Anderson, Ph.D, is among the recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring. The award itself...

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...

NCCU Launches Political Engagement Group for HBCU Students Statewide

Looking to build on its success from the 2008 presidential election, the Institute for Civic Engagement and Social Change at North Carolina Central University is creating a...

UAPB Students attend Thurgood Marshall conference

Thirteen students from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff attended the 11th annual Thurgood Marshall Leadership Institute Recruitment Conference and Career Fair, hosted by the Thurgood...

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