Keisha Lance Bottoms to Join Legacy of HBCU-Educated Mayors Governing the City of Atlanta

The city of Atlanta welcomes is 60th mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms. Bottoms is a proud graduate of Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU) and woman of Delta...

More Promises Broken as Trump Downsizes Annual HBCU Conference and Cuts Reserve Funding

The White House announced Friday it's switching up the format of an upcoming meeting between President Donald Trump and representatives of historically black colleges. The move comes...

CBC Members Launch Tour To Mobilize HBCU Students

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus have launched a tour of black colleges and universities around the country, hoping to mobilize students, listen to their concerns and encourage...

This Howard Grad Spars With Black Journalist at NABJ Convention

White House aide Omarosa Manigault's chilly reception on a panel at a convention for black journalists Friday spiraled into a screaming match following questions about President Donald...

Rare Bipartisan Internship Exists for North Carolina HBCU Students

Twenty-year-old political science majors Dariana Reid, a rising senior at Johnson C. Smith University, and Nasya Blackwell, a rising junior at North Carolina A&T State University, are...

Rep. Alma Adams: Historically Black Colleges And Universities Take ‘Devastating Hit’ In Trump’s Budget

President Donald Trump previewed a budget plan "that could have a severe impact on black colleges" earlier last week, according to HBCU advocates. Briana Thomas writes at...

CBC Urges Trump to Include Support for HBCUs in Budget

WASHINGTON – Today, the Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA-02), sent a letter to President Trump urging him to show that he is...

Trump Signs Executive Order On Historically Black Colleges And Universities

On February 28, President Trump signed an executive order pledging support of his administration to historically Black colleges and universities, saying HBCUs are “an absolute priority for this...

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...

Morgan State Grad To Trump: ‘I Am A Journalist, Not A Convener!’

The Congressional Black Caucus clapped back at President Donald Trump following a press conference today, explaining to Trump exactly who they are. This moment during the press conference "may...

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 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...
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WH Press Sec: Trump ‘Wants To Really Show A Commitment In Funding To HBCUs...

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer stated, "...HBCU presidents will be in town later this month as part of a national celebration," in Wednesday afternoon's White House...
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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...

TMCF CEO Says He’s ‘Optimistic’ About Trump In New Inside Sources Interview

President and CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund Johnny C. Taylor Jr. is the subject of an educational Inside Sources interview published Monday and penned by columnist Gregory...

Bowie State University To Host ‘National Day Of Action Rally’

Bowie State University has been named the location for a "National Day of Action Rally," according to the university. MD Democratic leaders will rally today to support Affordable...

Two HBCU Grads Make $500 Donation To Talledega College

Talladega College received a donation of $500 from a Morehouse man and a Morris Brown College graduate Wednesday afternoon. Herman and Gloria Cain has donated to help cover...

HBCU Grad: Trump Deserves To Be Among These Past Men Named Time’s Person Of...

Whether you love him for his entrepreneur spirit, frankness, and ad libs, or hate him for his political hardheadedness, narcissistic ego, and big personality, you can't deny that...

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