Hundreds Of HBCU Students March To The Polls For Early Voting

Hundreds of historically black college or university (HBCU) students took to the polls in Durham and Daytona Beach on Wednesday to kick off early voting on their...

Donna Brazile Named Interim DNC Chair

Donna Brazile, who is the proud recipient of honorary doctorate degrees from HBCUs including, North Carolina A&T State University, Grambling State University and, most recently, Spelman College, has become...

Clinton Will Invest ‘Historic’ $25 Billion In HBCUs Across The Country If Elected

Donald Trump hasn't put out a detailed plan on what he will do to support the country's 107 historically black colleges and universities (HBCU). That's one of the...

Meet HBCU Grad Kamala Harris, 2nd Black Woman Elected To The U.S. Senate

Kamala Harris, California's Attorney General, made history Tuesday night, becoming only the second black woman to be elected to the U.S. Senate. Harris, 52, entered the Senate race...
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Two Howard University Students Support Trump: He Will Make Our Neighborhoods, Our Cities And...

Two Howard University students publicly support Trump with another Trump supporter during a PBS News Hour interview earlier last week in an effort to make their voices...

FAMU Alum Mayor Gillum Is Enroute To Become First African-American Governor Of Florida

FAMU Alumnus Andrew Gillum announced that he is considering running for the position of Governor of Florida earlier last week. If elected into the position this would make...

HBCU Professor Greg Carr Sums Up Election In One Tweet

For many HBCU alumni, students and fans, the unexpected result of the election is a wake-up call. With Donald Trump's stunning upset in the 2016 presidential election, commenters took to...

Rand Paul Has My Support in 2016. He Should Have Yours, Too

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Central State, Howard Alum Omarosa Drafting Trump’s HBCU Executive Order

Continuing to build a relationship with Donald Trump, Omarosa is drafting his executive order aimed at HBCUs following Trump's commemoration of Black History Month earlier last week, according to...

Howard Grad Potential Nominee To Replace Antonin Scalia As US Supreme Court Justice

A Howard University grad is being mentioned as a plausible nominee for Supreme Court Justice. Kamala Harris, the attorney general of California, 51, is considered a "leading...

Howard University Release Statement On Betsy Devos’ Visit To Campus

Howard University has released a statement following education secretary Betsy DeVos' visit to campus on Thursday. It was her first meeting in her new gig, many Howard students are...

Hillary Clinton’s ‘New College Compact’ Includes $25 Billion to Support Private HBCUs

The Root Hillary Clinton unveiled a “New College Compact”—a $350 billion proposal—as part of her 2016 presidential platform this week, promising to ease the cost of higher education...

Historically Black Howard University Relaunched College Republicans On Campus

Howard University is relaunching the College Republicans on campus. Howard is just one of three historically black colleges or universities (HBCU) that has an active chapter of College...

Protesting Dillard University Students, Alumni Pepper-Sprayed Over David Duke Presence On Campus

Dillard University students and alumni were pepper-sprayed on Wednesday by Dillard University police on campus for attempting to forcibly enter the auditorium at Dillard. They were protesting...

A Former Miss CSU, Omarosa, Named Head Of Black Outreach For Trump Campaign

A former Miss Central State University wants to make America great again by reaching out to black voters for The Donald. Omarosa Manigault, the ex-Apprentice star, and also...

Political Commentator and Strategist Donna Brazile to Deliver Spelman Commencement Address

BeecherJackson Founder/President Yvonne Jackson, C'70, and Apple Vice President of Environmental Initiatives Lisa Jackson to receive honorary degrees, and KIPP Co-Founders Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin to...

Donald Trump To Deliver Remarks At the 2019 National HBCU Week Conference

President Donald Trump will deliver remarks at the 2019 National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Conference on Tuesday, Sept. 10, a White House official...

Presidential Candidate Martin O’Malley Pitches Debt-Free College Plan To Historically Black Colleges And Universities

Martin O'Malley, a Democratic presidential candidate, recently pitched his debt-free college plan to South Carolina’s seven historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs). The former Maryland Gov. said, “…the...

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