In advance of Presidents Day, a U.S. history quiz was written by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. Some 41,000 Americans took it, with dismal results.
Even in the state with the best performance, Vermont, only 53 percent of the re ...
Posted Monday, February 18th 2019 at 10:09AM
2019 CIAA CAREER EXPO
Charlotte Convention Center
Thursday, February 28, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Welcome to the 2019 CIAA Career Expo
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) 2019 Career Expo will be held Thursday, Febr ...
Posted Monday, February 18th 2019 at 9:29AM
Phil Jackson in conversation with John Salley at Live Talks Los Angeles, June 12, 2012, discussing Jackson's book, 'Eleven Rings."
For more information on Live Talks Los Angeles, visit: www.livetalksla.org ...
Posted Monday, February 18th 2019 at 8:44AM
The NFL’s top players from historically black colleges have Carolinas roots.
North Carolina A&T’s Tarik Cohen and South Carolina State’s Darius Leonard shared the 2018 Black College Football Pro Player of the Year award given by the NFL Players Association. Cohen, a Chicago Bears running back/k ...
Posted Sunday, February 17th 2019 at 2:28AM
The U.S. Senate has approved a pair of bills that will help historically Black colleges and universities across the country if the measures are approved by the House of Representatives and President Donald Trump.
The HBCU Propelling Agency Rel ...
Posted Sunday, February 17th 2019 at 2:24AM
Adrianna Carter (left), a senior majoring in global medicine and biological sciences at USC, and Alexandria Frank (right), a sophomore majoring in psychology at Howard University, are taking part in an HBCU exchange program this semester. Left:(Photo ...
Posted Sunday, February 17th 2019 at 2:07AM
The University of the Virgin Islands has become the first historically Black college or university to provide its students with free tuition.
After Hurricane Maria in 2017, the student retention rate at the university fell significantly. This new program was introduced by Lieutenant Governor and ...
Posted Sunday, February 17th 2019 at 1:58AM
Twenty high school students on a site visit Friday to experience the Tennessee State University campus culture, did not leave empty handed. To their surprise, they all received full scholarship offers to come to TSU.
TSU President Glenda Glover pe ...
Posted Saturday, February 16th 2019 at 9:59PM
1. They'd rather we don't pay attention to the
Gossip and Drama spread about their Industries.
2. If someone special offers you Marijuana, don't
mess with it.
3. A man who loves you will take your hand and
lead you away from Danger and Fighting others.
4. You don't have to meet a Man in ...
Posted Wednesday, February 13th 2019 at 9:12PM
Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Evelyn Hockstein.
Mya Thompson, a 25-year-old senior at Howard University, walks to class on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. Thompson is a recipient of a gift from the Alfred Street Baptist Church, which donated $ ...
Posted Monday, February 11th 2019 at 7:43PM
By Spring 2019 Editorial Board
February is a month during which it is integral to look at the past and learn from the country’s failures and triumphs.
This month, especially, is a time to recognize the importance of Historically Black Col ...
Posted Monday, February 11th 2019 at 7:37PM
A career in international conflict resolution has been on Ava Greene’s radar, and the Spelman College senior learned more about the possibilities when she was selected to attend a new fellows program in Washington, D.C.
The Cox-State Department Di ...
Posted Monday, February 11th 2019 at 7:34PM
Over $1.6 Million Distributed to HBCUs During Black History Month
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA), in partnership with the Educational Advancement Foundation (EAF), has pledged an endowment in the amount of $100,000 to Shaw Un ...
Posted Thursday, January 31st 2019 at 6:09PM
Everything you should know about
The HBCU Band Combine.
To give New Orleans area student musicians the opportunity to earn scholarships by showcasing their talents before Directors of Historically Black Colleges and Universit ...
Posted Monday, January 28th 2019 at 5:51PM
Fri Feb 01 2019 at 03:00 pm to 08:00 pm ƒÊ
640 Evans St. SW Atlanta, 640 Evans Street Southwest, Atlanta, United States
Enjoy Comedians and Live DJ's!
*Food and drink specials*
$35 at the ...
Posted Monday, January 28th 2019 at 5:48PM
Author: Jay Connor
Photo: Robert Smith speaks onstage as Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights hosts The 2015 Ripple Of Hope Awards honoring Congressman John Lewis, Apple CEO Tim Cook, Evercore Co-founder Roger Altman, and UNESCO Ambassador Marianna ...
Posted Monday, January 28th 2019 at 5:42PM
Sen. Kamala Harris, a Howard alumna, dropped by after announcing her Presidential campaign.
Steven J. Gaither
What do when you just announced your bid for president of the United States? If you are Senator Kamala Harris, you got to ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 at 2:43PM
From staff reports
Photo: ASU kicker Gabriel Ballinas
The Power News Radio Network (PNRN) is proud to announce the members of the 2018 PNRN Black College All-American Team. Three players were selected from the Southe ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 at 2:38PM
The latest NCAA D2 rankings are out and one CIAA school is in. Six CIAA men’s players are among the leaders in the country.
Six CIAA men’s basketball players are in the top five in ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 at 2:33PM
By Tanasia Kenney -
The 11-year-old prodigy accepted into Southern University, an historically black university, on a full-ride scholarship last year just started his full semester of classes at the Louisiana college, and he couldn’t be more thrilled.
Although much younger than his unde ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 at 2:29PM
Celebrities and alumnae have voiced their support for Bennett
Screenshot from Bennett College
Bennett College, a liberal arts HBCU in Greensboro, North Carolina, has been educating Black women for 146 year ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 at 2:24PM
Today we honor a man who stood for unity
He was brave and not scared to stand for
He reminds me to treat all people equal.
He saw people not for the shade of their
skin but for the character within.
It is so tough having to share your Dad
or Husband wi ...
Posted Monday, January 21st 2019 at 4:26PM
Dear Employer Partner:
We are currently planning the annual upcoming Spring 2019 Internship/Career Fair for Alabama State University. We were experiencing technical difficulties however now they have been resolved. We have over 50 confirmed re ...
Posted Friday, January 11th 2019 at 4:49PM
Speaker Pelosi Appoints Beatty Speaker Pro Tempore
Today, on the historic opening day of the U.S. House of Representatives for the 116th Congress, U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) will serve as Speaker Pro Tempore for the important vote t ...
Posted Thursday, January 3rd 2019 at 2:53PM
As a Norfolk State student, Brehanna Daniels majored in mass communications and had designs on a career in entertainment.
Daniels, who played basketball at Norfolk State from 2014-16, will take another step in that direction as a contestant on Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's NBC reality physical com ...
Posted Thursday, January 3rd 2019 at 2:35PM