SC State Budget Cuts

About 500 fewer students are attending South Carolina State University in Orangeburg this year, leaving the university facing a $5.5 million deficit. Vice President of Finance Eric Eaton...

Is Heavy College Debt Burden Still Worth It?

In recent years, college attendance costs have dramatically risen, wages have declined and college graduates have struggled to find jobs. Despite the seemingly bleak outlook, the value of...

First Ever HBCU Hackathon Tour

Participating in a hackathon is a magical thing. It doesn’t matter if you’re a programmer, designer, marketer, or the person with all the ideas, everybody involved is...

DSU partnership kicks off statewide tour to support small business

Private businesses, Delaware State University and The City of Milford has formed a ground-breaking alliance and formed First State Moves the Nation, a small business accelerator that...

Top 30 Under 30 Brittney S. Carter Wins Award For ‘Charity Efforts’ In The...

“Showcase your talents for the world to see and help others on the same journey that you struggled to overcome.” When you begin to change your perspective, the...

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...

Shaw University Receives $25,000 Grant From Wells Fargo

RALEIGH, N.C. (April 18, 2016) – Wells Fargo Bank joins Shaw University’s growing list of corporate partnerships that are in alignment with the university’s bold, transformational journey....

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...

New iPhone app helps find local black businesses

Around the Way is an app for your iPhone or Android device that helps its users locate black owned businesses. The app is important because it uses technology...

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...

South Carolina State University 1890 Research Faulty awards $1.5M

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...

Benedict College Receives $3.4 Million In Federal Grants

Columbia, SC (WLTX) Benedict College has received two federal grants totaling $3.4 million over five-years from the US Department of Education. The five-year grant comes under the Department...

PVAMU Business Students Compete in NABA Competition

Four students from Prairie View A&M University are enjoying their summer sharpening their skills, engaging in entertaining social activities, and networking with several recruiting partners from Fortune...

Bill Cosby encourages Miles College graduates to start businesses

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

HBCU Power Rankings

This is the first I’ve seen/read of this, but Boxtorow has just released its latest HBCU Power Rankings. It’s the third week of such rankings, so I...

Surpassing $100 Million, The Campaign for Spelman College Nears Goal

 Thanks to the commitment and generosity of donors to Spelman, the College has passed the $100 million mark in The Campaign for Spelman College and is off...

Jackson State President Meyers issues challenge to university, donates $10,000 to JSU

  Jackson State University President Carolyn W. Meyers prepped the university faculty and staff for the fall 2011 semester with a state of the university report and a...

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

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...

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