FAMU Alumnus Makes History at Vanderbilt

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida A&M University (FAMU) alumnus Larry O. Rivers became the first African American to successfully defend a doctoral dissertation in Vanderbilt University’s Department of...

Grambling State University SOAR to Success Summer Orientation

Grambling State University SOAR to Success     GRAMBLING, LA —Grambling State University launched its first Summer Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR) program last week with great success. During this...

FVSU Marketing And Accounting Students Return From Istanbul

June 22, 2011- A nine-day trip overseas has three Fort Valley State University students shifting their view of the Middle East.  Marketing students Chaslyn Hawkins, Maketa El...

FAMU Area Youth Conquer Summer Brain Drain with Science Adventure

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Area middle school students are curing the summer “brain drain” this year with a heavy dose of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fun...

Virginia State University to host delegation from Nigerian University

Virginia State University will host a delegation of 20 faculty, administrators and student leaders from the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Nigeria’s top ranked university, from June 20-30....

Hampton University DPT Program Gets Decade Long Re-Accreditation

Hampton, Va. –The Hampton University Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) program has been re-accredited for 10 years by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). “Students, future...

FAMU, FSU and Havana Community to Establish the Health and Wellness Service and Training...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Officials from Florida A&M University (FAMU), alongside Florida State University’s College of Medicine, are working with the Gadsden County School Board and the Gadsden...

President Obama, First Lady Recognize Three Howard University Students at White House Correspondents’...

WASHINGTON – Three Howard University students, Noelle Jones, Camille Grayson and Seth Lemon, broadcast journalism, were each awarded $7,000 scholarships by President Barack Obama and First...

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...

Saint Paul’s College Board of Trustees elects new Executive Officers

Saint Paul’s College Board of Trustees has elected new Executive Committee Officers who will serve effective July 1, 2011. Dr. Oliver W. Spencer, Jr., Superintendent of the...

Alumni of Hampton University Class of 2010 gives Back to Africa

When asked his mission, he explained: I am trying to get the word out about my social work overseas as an attempt to spark HBCU alumni to give...

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