Fayetteville State Announces Two New Degrees

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Department of Performing and Fine Arts at Fayetteville State University (FSU) has announced the creation of the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Visual...

Senators propose cap on “overload” college fees for CSU students, and others

State Sen. Tom Sawyer, D-Akron, with support from State Sen. Peggy Lehner, R-Kettering, proposed a bill Tuesday, July 17, 2012 that would limit fees college students pay...

20-year-old, Isis Keturah Pitts, Alabama A&M Student Killed at Night Club

The woman shot and killed outside a Huntsville night club Wednesday night was an Alabama A&M student, the school confirmed late Thursday night. Isis Keturah Pitts, a 20-year-old...

Tennessee State hires interim VP of University Relations & Development

Alvin P. “Bun” Perkinson Jr, is the newly selected interim Vice President of University Relations & Development at Tennessee State University. Perkinson will now be responsible for strategically...

Spelman College President in Israel

Top college officials are meeting in Israel though July 9th to discuss technological innovations and academic expansion and collaboration. For the first time, an HBCU President is...

CSU Summer Camps Provide Help to Pre-College Students

Spending the summer in school may not be as bad as it seems. In fact, it is a great way to earn college credits, make new friends,...

Howard Alum Ryan A. Cole Receives Film Festival Honorable Mention for Short Film Bittersweet

Washington, DC (June 29, 2012) — Local filmmaker, Howard University alum and, already, Emmy Award winning director Ryan A. Cole has received an Honorable Mention by the...

Improving minority health disparities: NCCU Research Center receives $5.7 million NIH Grant

The Julius L. Chambers Biomedical/Biotechnology Research Institute (BBRI) at North Carolina Central University has received a $5.7 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to help eliminate...

Are we still living in a Rodney King era? Victim of Notorious Police...

Rodney King was reportedly found dead in his swimming pool by police officers Sunday morning. King, the man who famously said "Can we all get along,"  and...

Police seek gunman in deadly shooting near Johnson C. Smith University.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Police are searching for the gunman in a shooting that killed a man Saturday night just northwest of Charlotte's uptown. The shooting happened around 9:10...

Howard University names Wayne Frederick new Provost

Howard University has named a new Provost and Chief Academic Officer. Howard alumnus Wayne A.I. Frederick will take his post starting on June 18, 2012. "A trusted leader, a...

Benedict College building 400-student dorm

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Benedict College students can expect to see a lot of construction on campus next school year. College officials confirmed that they will be building the first all suite-style housing for...

Alabama A&M receives $50,000 grant for scholarships from Coca-Cola

A Coke and a smile is likely a common sight today at Alabama A&M University. The school has received a $50,000 grant from the Coca-Cola Foundation to provide...

HBCU Students Conspiracy

Who you think we are, what you think we want, what you think we do, what you think we learn, what we really do, what we strive...

5 percent tuition increase at Alabama A&M is smallest in 3 years

Alabama -- After two straight years of raising the cost of diploma, Alabama A&M University is set to raise tuition by 5 percent more. The business and finance...

NSU says hires will address state auditor’s concerns

Norfolk State University has made three hires in its finance and administration department and will continue training employees in accounting to help address concerns raised recently by...

North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Awards $1.5 M to NCCU for Stem Education

North Carolina Central University (NCCU) announces a grant of $1.5 million from the North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation for science and math student scholarships and program enhancements. The...

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