HBCUs

Celebrating HBCUs

AKA Glenda Glover<p>This week (Sept. 16-22) has been named HBCU Week to bring awareness to Historically Black Colleges and Universities. A national …

African-American News

Kentucky police is slammed for racial profiling after black college president is pulled over by white cop for a minor improper turn and having plastic lining on his license plate

A Kentucky police department says it's reviewing a traffic stop involving a black college president after accusations that it was racially …

Kentucky

Cops Called on Black University Employee Headed to Work

A Black University Massachusetts Amherst employee had the cops called on him as he walked to his job at the campus’ recreation center on Friday, …

HBCUs

How the Racial Bias in the Muni-Bond Market Might Cost Black Colleges – Bloomberg

How the Racial Bias in the Muni-Bond Market Might Cost Black Colleges<p>How the Racial Bias in the Muni-Bond Market Might Cost Black Colleges<p>How the …

Bloomberg Markets

Purdue establishes National Academy for Veterinary Medicine

With help from a new federal grant, Purdue University's College of Veterinary Medicine is stepping up to expand access to the veterinary profession …

Veterinary Medicine

Deion Sanders sounds serious about HBCU camp

<b>ATLANTA–</b>This weekend Deion Sanders had Twitter buzzing when he suggested that he wanted to host a free camp for defensive backs who attended HBCUs. …

Deion Sanders

PRIDE, ATHLETIC PROWESS AND ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE FUEL THE HBCU CLASSICS HERE AND NATIONWIDE

PRIDE, ATHLETIC PROWESS AND ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE FUEL THE HBCU CLASSICS HERE AND NATIONWIDE<p>When the Miles College Golden Bears and Morehouse College’s …

Marching Band

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Chesterfield launches new county government and library websites<p>Chesterfield County has launched two new websites following redesigns of the county’s …

Middle School

Fort Valley State ranked top public historically black university in Georgia

FORT VALLEY — U.S. News and World Report ranked Fort Valley State University the No. 31 historically black college or university (HBCU) in the …

Top 10

SEIA, HBCU Coalition Join in National Effort to Increase Diversity of Solar Industry’s Workforce

WASHINGTON, D.C. - With a goal of making the solar workforce and solar communities more diverse, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and …

Networking

In NC, we know some good black NFL quarterbacks

Onalaska, Texas, about 85 miles north of Houston, must be a remarkably isolated place — no television, no radio, no newspapers, no Internet. How else …

Washington Redskins

5 Morgan State students are taking classes on Google's campus this year

Five computer science students from <b>Morgan State University</b> are spending the school year on another campus. In this case, it’s the Silicon Valley home …

Tech Industry

Best FCS HBCU Games of the Season Include Grambling State, North Carolina A&T

The Celebration BowlThe Road to The Celebration Bowl starts this weekend with two huge matchups.<p>Published on September 18, 2018 at 11:57 PM …

SWAC

Jarvis named Millennium Fellows Campus for fall semester for diabetes awareness project

HAWKINS — Pilar Makee Lule sees her school when she looks at herself.<p>“We are small but mighty,” Lule, a feisty, petite international student from …

United Nations

Crate & Barrel CEO on E-Commerce, CB2, Trump Tariffs – Bloomberg

Crate & Barrel CEO on E-Commerce, CB2, Trump Tariffs<p>Crate & Barrel CEO on E-Commerce, CB2, Trump Tariffs<p>Crate & Barrel CEO on E-Commerce, CB2, Trump …

Tariffs

Two SSU Students Named HBCU Competitiveness Scholars

Savannah State University (SSU) will be represented by two students for the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities …

Business Administration

MikeCheck: Memories of record-setting receiver and Hall of Famer resurface as FAMU honors past football champs

<b>TALLAHASSEE, Fla.</b> – <b>Jacquay Nunnally</b> had just broken <b>Jerry Rice</b>’s NCAA Division I career receptions record a few hours earlier, but by this point, he …

Memphis Grizzlies

Bethune-Cookman, Winston-Salem State are top-ranked HBCU bands

In season two of the ESPN/The Undefeated rankings, all HBCU bands have chance to be showcased<p>Halftime is game time and it’s time again for the …

Bands

Oakton to host HBCU and MSI College Fair Sept. 26

Oakton will host a free Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Serving Institutions College Fair Sept. 26.<p>The Oakton Community …

Fraternities

News. Brief.: Public Hearing Set on SCANA

The Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, in connection with SCANA’s nuclear debacle at V.C. Summer. The …

South Carolina

Mobile budget: Council wants to negate planned cuts, fund some raises

The issues of contention in Mobile's 2018-19 budget began to emerge into public view on Tuesday, along with a strong signal that the City Council …

Employment

Don't miss Museum Day, Rev. Michael Curry (he gave sermon at Prince Harry's wedding), a First Ladies Bruncheon and more

<b>AREA</b><p><b>Museum Day offers free admission on Saturday</b><p><i>Smithsonian</i> magazine has designated Sept. 22 as its 14th annual Museum Day, an initiative in which …

Texas

Spelman, Howard are top HBCUs in ‘U.S. News’ rankings

Despite Howard’s financial troubles, it’s No. 89 among national universities; Spelman is No. 51 among national liberal arts colleges<p>Spelman College …

Howard University

Google, Howard expand computer science initiative into full-year program

10 schools added to include more black and Latino students<p>Google’s partnership with Howard University just got a lot bigger.<p>Google and Howard created …

Howard University

Thug Who Flashed Gun At HBCU Students Is Still On The Streets

A bizarre situation could have became tragic when a 49-year-old thug named <b>Don Crandall Jr.</b> flashed his gun because he didn’t want FAMU students to …

Florida

Perdue announces new HBCU corporate partners

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator David Perdue, Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, and the Congressional Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities …

Tech Industry

CCAC to hold Historically Black Colleges & Universities recruitment fair

The Community College of Allegheny County will host the second annual HBCU (Historically Black Colleges & Universities) Recruitment and Transfer Fair …

HBCUs

ECC to host Sept. 19 event on social and cultural capital

Elgin Community College will kick-off its new "Critical Engagement" event series with "Secret Wealth," a screening of a TED talk video featuring …

TED Talks

College professor’s accusation kicks Kavanaugh confirmation into chaos

<i>With help from Daniel Lippman, Caitlin Emma and Michael Stratford</i><p><b>COLLEGE PROF’S ACCUSATION KICKS KAVANAUGH CONFIRMATION INTO CHAOS:</b> Brett Kavanaugh once seemed a near lock for a spot on the Supreme Court, with a vote on his nomination imminent. Then Christine Blasey Ford, a psychology professor at …

Civil Rights

Gadsden State Valley Street Campus Named 2nd Most Affordable HBCU

A local community college has just been named one of the most affordable Historically Black Colleges in the country. Student Loan Hero has named …

Vocational Education