STEAM – Student Lead Instruction in Higher Education

STEAM - Student Lead Instruction in Higher Education by Prof. William Jackson - Educational Technology, Social Media and STEM #EducationalTechnology "there should never be the thought if we should teach STEAM to...

Verizon Makes Generous Scholarship Donation to UDC

Dr. Allen Sessoms on Tuesday accepted a check for nearly $17,000 from the Verizon Foundation for the purpose of funding scholarships for deserving students.

3 Funders HBCUs Should Know

(Inside Philanthropy) Giving to higher education hit an all-time high of nearly $34 billion in 2013, according to the Council for Aid to Education. Unfortunately, these new heights...

Grambling State University 2012 Budget Cuts

Grambling State University, along with other public higher education institutions, was notified that Governor Bobby Jindal had imposed a Mid-Year budget cut. Governor Jindal had delivered the...

Moody’s cuts credit rating for Cheyney and other PA colleges

Moody's Investors Service has cut the credit rating on $1.5 billion borrowed by West Chester University, Cheyney University, and the 12 other Pennsylvania State System of Higher...

CSU President Jackson-Hammond Garners $2M in Federal Funding for STEAM Initiatives

Central State University Newsroom Central State University President Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond has secured $2M in funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service to support the...

Bishop State College receives $25,000 grant from BP

MOBILE, Alabama -- Bishop State Community College will upgrade math and science facilities with a $25,000 grant from BP PLC. Bishop State President James Lowe said the...

How Did Tennessee State Alum Oprah Become So Rich From Nothing?

How did Oprah Winfrey, who is a graduate of HBCU Tennessee State University in Nashville, become so rich from scratch? One could argue hard work, discipline and an incredible...

Retool Your HBCU: The Home Depot Provides Campus Improvement Program

The Home Depot announces the kick-off of its fourth annual Retool Your School Campus Improvement Grant Program. The 2013 Retool Your School Grants will total $195,000 to...

Saint Augustine’s College Educational Talent Search receives nearly $405,000

The Saint Augustine’s College Educational Talent Search Project has been selected to receive funding from the federal Department of Education. The college’s Educational Talent Search Project will...

Spelman College Announces Honorees and Speakers for 2015 Women of Color Conference

ATLANTA (April 15, 2015) —Dynamic women visionaries who are leading in the field of technology will be honored at the 11th Annual Spelman College Leadership and Women...

Howard University School of Business: The 21st Century Advantage Program.

Howard University prepares their freshmen classes like no other school in the nation. The School of Business has established a program that shapes their freshmen into well-rounded...

UMES named co-recipient of $1 million education grant

  PRINCESS ANNE – (May 27, 2011) – A $1 million federal grant to train “Great Principals for Maryland” will be used by two public universities ...

Support Black Business: $1 Million Campaign for Black Owned Businesses

A coalition of activists is aspiring to reclaim and rejuvenate black economic power. The “Million Dollar Black Spending Power” campaign wants all African-American consumers to spend $20...

How Should Black Small Business Owners Plan To Pass The Business To Next Generation?

When Image One Facility Solutions franchise owner Eric Davis goes on vacation, he knows his business is in good hands. That’s because he turns business over to...

Fayetteville State University Ranks 143 among Top U.S. Business Schools in SSRN Research Ranking

The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) lists the School of Business and Economics at Fayetteville State University at 143 among its ranking of top U.S. Business Schools. SSRN...

UNCF-Member HBCUs Help To Improve Student Loan Default Rates

UNCF-member historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) made significant progress in reducing student loan defaults rates, according to FY 2013 Cohort Default Rate data released last week. Two-thirds of the...

CEO of Ingersoll Rand Addresses Howard University Business Students

CEO of Ingersoll Rand Addresses Howard University Business Students “Lifelong learning requires what I call learning agility – or our ability to learn at the speed of change...

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