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FAMU Alumnus Vincent Evans Named Congressional Black Caucus Executive Director

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Florida A&M University alumnus Vincent Evans has just earned a top role in Congressional Black Caucus (CBC)! Get the full story from the...

NASA And The White House Partner For Initiative Supporting HBCU Scholars Interested In Entrepreneurship

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A NASA pitch competition will become part of a White House HBCU initiative, all to uplift our scholars and give top talent the resources...

President Joe Biden, VP Kamala Harris To Speak On Voting Rights At Clark Atlanta,...

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President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are in Atlanta today visiting the campuses of Clark Atlanta University and Morehouse College! The first...

Spelman Alumna Adrienne Adams Makes History as First Black N.Y.C. Council Speaker

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Spelman College alumna Adrienne Adams is making history in N.Y.C as the second-most powerful person in the city's government! Get the full story from...

Morehouse Alumnus Jamal Simmons Named As Kamala Harris’ New Communications Director

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Jamal Simmons, a Morehouse College graduate, has been chosen by Howard University alumna Kamala Harris to be her new communications director! Get the full...

Civil Rights Leader And Double HBCU Graduate Darryl Owens Passes Away

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Darryl Owens, a graduate of Central State University and Howard University, has passed away. Get the full story from Andrew Wolfson and contributors Phillip...

Ed Gainey Officially Sworn In As First Black Mayor Of Pittsburgh

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Morgan State University alumnus Ed Gainey has solidified his place in history today! Get the full story from Madeline Bartos at KDKA-TV below. Ed Gainey made history...

Mary McLeod Bethune Statue To Replace Confederate Statue at the Capitol

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A statue of Mary McLeod Bethune, a founder of Bethune-Cookman University, is heading to the Capitol after being toured in places like Florida. Get...

President Biden Joins Rep. Jim Clyburn At South Carolina State University Commencement

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South Carolina State University received two very special guests during it's commencement over the weekend! Get the full story from Barbara Sprunt at NPR...

Stacey Abrams Announces Plan To Run For Georgia Governor

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Spelman College alumna and political powerhouse Stacey Abrams recently announced her plan to run for the upcoming Georgia governor seat! Learn more in the...

International Law Firm Dedicates Fellowship, Library At Howard In Honor Of Alumnus Vernon Jordan

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In honor of powerhouse lawyer and Howard University alumnus Vernon E. Jordan Jr., a well-known law firm will not only be renaming a library...

Firm That Represented HBCUs In 15-Year Lawsuit Donates Fees Worth $12.5M To HBCUs, Nonprofits

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After a grueling lawsuit on behalf of Maryland HBCUs that lasted over a decade, HBCUs and nonprofits all over the country will receive funds...

VUU Alumnus Nadarius Clark Makes History Two Ways With Virginia House Of Delegates Win

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Virginia Union University graduate Nadarius Clark has made history both as a Black man and as a young man by winning the seat of...

Morgan State Alumnus Ed Gainey Elected As First Black Mayor Of Pittsburgh

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Ed Gainey has made history as the first Black mayor of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and he has roots at Morgan State University! Get the full...

U.S. Marshall, Police Officer Indicted In 2016 Death of Tuskegee Student Shot 76 Times

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2 law enforcement officers have been arrested in the tragic and controversial death of Jamarion Robinson. Robinson, who studied at Clark Atlanta University before...

Fayetteville State University Community Members Are Pushing For Historic Civil Rights Honor

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Many in the Fayetteville State University community are seeking for the university to have its own historic civil rights trail marker to commemorate its...

SCSU Mourns Colin Powell, A Leader Who Left Departing Graduates With Valuable Advice

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The South Carolina State University community is mourning Colin Powell, and reflecting on a man that once gave graduates sound advice during a commencement....

Biden-⁠Harris Administration Releases Fact Sheet On Strategy For HBCUs

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The Biden-Harris Administration is setting the record straight on its historic investments and support for HBCUs and we're all ears. The White House has...