Undrafted: Alcorn State Alum Terrance Lewis Hopes to Play in the NFL

Football is such a grueling sport. It is physical, it is tough, and it is just the right sport for former Braves wide receiver/kick returner and Alcorn...

President Barack Obama Reflects On Personal Heroes During Forum At NCAT

"How you do it is less important than your commitment to use whatever platforms you have to speak to issues that matter...Get engaged, get involved, get educated...

Sanders’ National HBCU Outreach Director Says ‘Bernie’s Platform Has Been Consistent’

With Super Tuesday forthcoming, I had the opportunity to talk with Bernie Sanders' National HBCU Outreach Director, Danny Glover--not to be mistaken with the actor. He is...

Mister Harris-Stowe State Talks About His New Book on Ferguson

Timothy Moore, Mister Harris-Stowe State, is an innovator who develops brands such as Wells Fargo, Graybar Electric, Remy Martin, Hennessy, Boy Scouts of America, Klean Collar, Nawgan, Wage Peace,...

From Inmate To Inspiration: A Short Q&A With FAMU Grad Dontae Thompson

Dontae Thompson is living proof that there are, indeed, second chances and he's helping youth turn their lives around. In a post on Instagram, Thompson wrote that he went...

Howard Grad Running For Congress Talks With The Buzz

It was an honor to interview Clyde Williams. He announced his candidacy for New York's 13th Congressional District in October of 2015. He was the recipient of the Harlem...

I Love My HBCU! — Tennessee State University [Q&A Series]

Name: Charles A. Anderson III Major: English HBCU: Tennessee State University (TSU) Q: What makes your HBCU unique? The largest thing that makes my HBCU unique is that you can...

Walter Kimbrough Remembers College Prez Dream and Says ‘Do What You Love’

This story is a part of the series “Presidents Corner” about the unique experiences, vision and leadership styles of each president at our nation’s 107 historically black...

Areisa Peters, Student of Oakwood University: “There’s More Than One Type of Beauty.”

The Buzz recently interviewed Areisa Peters, a student at historically black Oakwood University on her project called “Project Chocolate” which questions the stereotypes facing young Black women...

Rashaun Rucker, NCCU Grad And Emmy Award-Winning Photojournalist, Talks Passion To Purpose

Name: Rashaun Rucker Profession: Content Coach for Visuals (Detroit Free Press) Age: 37 I have changed/contributed to my industry by: “Being a bridge builder for the next generation of African American...

Asia Martin: More than an ASU Stingettes Sensation

You may recognize her from the big screen, music videos, or as the two-time captain of the Alabama State University Stingettes danceline. Asia Martin is dancing her...

Essence College Tour is Creating Noise and Uplifting Students

This fall, Essence has embarked yet again, on their annual Essence College Tour. The Buzz sat down with Essence Hair and Beauty Editor Deena Campbell to get...

Exclusive: HBCU Buzz interviews Dr. Ainsley Carry, candidate for TSU president

Four finalists for Tennessee State University president were screened and selected by the Tennessee Board of Regents committee from eighty-six applicants around the country, according to a...

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...

Q & A | Correlation/similarities between the African-American retention rates at PWIs vs HBCUs

Is there any correlation/similarities between the African-American retention rates at primarily white institutions (PWIs) versus historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs)?  What are the factors, if any,...
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What Happens When 10 Black Men Are Asked Their Views On Black Women

The folks over at Hippie Hangout TV are back again. (In case you missed "First Kiss: HBCU Edition" click on the link and check out the video...

Claflin Senior Starts HBCU Initiative To Advocate for HBCUs

It was an honor to interview Dennis Richmond, Jr., a 21 year old Yonkers, New York native. Richmond is the founder of The New York State Historically Black...

HBCU Young Alumni Series: Chasing Dreams ft. John Holland

The idea behind the HBCU Young Alumni Series, is to take the time to honor graduates who, since graduation, managed to do the work, create opportunities for...

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