Obama To Appeal To Public On Fiscal Cliff

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By Ken Thomas, The Associate Press WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama plans to make a public case this week for his strategy for dealing with the looming fiscal...

President Obama Said To Be Critical of HBCUs During CBC Meeting

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“These are difficult times for our institutions, our students and their families – even more difficult than when we first began this journey together in 2009.”  — Hampton University...

Gov. Markell Announces His Proposed $10m Investment for Delaware State University Optics

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Delaware Gov. Jack Markell used DSU as the site May 6 from which he announced his proposal to make significant investments in the three state institutions of...

NOAA Awards FAMU $15 Million to Train a New Generation of Scientists

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President Ammons announces that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration awarded FAMU an education and research grant totaling $15 million.  This is the largest single grant awarded...

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

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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...

This Spelman Alum Is Making Her Mark As A Top Small Business Owner

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A Spelman grad is making her mark as one of the top UNIGLOBE Travel International franchise owners. The U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Columbus District Office has...

Top 15 Historically Black Colleges And Universities (HBCUs)

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A new study reveals the top historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) that give you the biggest bang for your buck. On Monday, Essence magazine and Money magazine released a...

INROADS: A Key to Success for Business Students Attending HBCU’S

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INROADS: A Key to Success for Business Students Attending HBCU’S In the 21st Century there is nothing more important than diversity in the work force. INROADS, an international...

Triple Threat Entrepreneur Jalil Miles Launches Clothing Line, “Trophy Year”

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  Jalil Miles, a San Bernardino, CA native has began to impact his millennial generation and become a new trailblazer in the business world with his triple threat...

Retool Your HBCU: The Home Depot Provides Campus Improvement Program

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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...

Bill Cosby encourages Miles College graduates to start businesses

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Philanthropist and comedian Bill Cosby today urged graduates of Miles College to make their own business opportunities as they prepare to enter a workforce that has been negatively impacted by the economy.NEW

CEO of Ingersoll Rand Addresses Howard University Business Students

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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...

Business Wire and Black PR Wire to host 2013 Minority Leadership Series

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In recognition of Black History Month and in celebration of their continued partnership, Business Wire and Black PR Wire invite you to join us for our 2013 Minority...

South Carolina State University 1890 Research Faulty awards $1.5M

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SC State University’s 1890 Research & Extension Program awarded $1.5 million in grants to fund research projects with scopes ranging from combating child obesity through avid use...

In His State of the College Address, President Franklin Said His Goals Include Increasing...

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By ADD SEYMOUR JR. Over the next six years, President Robert M. Franklin ’75 wants to see two-thirds of graduates get advanced degrees, raise the overall graduation rate...

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

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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...

Energy Mississippi, Inc., presents $50,000 JSU School of Engineering

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  Entergy Mississippi, Inc., presents $50,000 JSU School of Engineering Energy Mississippi, Inc., presented Jackson State University with a $50,000 check on July 12 toward the company’s $500,000 commitment to...

Spelman Grad, Jamila Hunter Named Senior VP Of ABC Comedy

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Deadline writes: ABC’s VP Comedy Jamila Hunter has been promoted to SVP and head of the network’s comedy department. Hunter emerged as a leading candidate to succeed ABC’s...

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