By Leanna Rice for Backpacker.com
The founder of HBCUs Outside is using gear libraries and hiking meetups to tear down barriers in the outdoor industry.
Ronald Griswell’s first encounter with the outdoors left him awestruck—and frustrated. His ...
Posted Friday, September 25th 2020 at 6:35PM
A new Women's Business Center (WBC) on Alcorn State University's campus will be an important new small business resource for women entrepreneurs in Mississippi.
The U.S. Small Business Administration announced grant funding for a new SBA Women’s ...
Posted Friday, September 25th 2020 at 3:34PM
Michelle Obama Speech Inspires 13-Year Old Director and Producer of Animated Film
Kalia Love Jones is an ambitious 13-year-old animated filmmaker who wants to empower others. Her first animated short film, “The Power Of Hope,” inspired by a Michel ...
Posted Thursday, September 24th 2020 at 7:43PM
Ok maybe this headline caught me off guard because I consider Hampton University to be the "It" school but what do you think?
I will say that Howard University is probably the HBCU that gets the most attention for it's long list of famous graduate ...
Posted Wednesday, September 23rd 2020 at 10:11PM
By Brianne Garrett, Forbes
Carahna Magwood never thought she would end up in politics. When she enrolled at Howard University in 2012, the graphic design major wanted to become a visual storyteller. Eight years later, she’s doing just that—as the ...
Posted Wednesday, September 23rd 2020 at 10:01PM
The soulful R&B singer Frankie Beverly of MAZE, has endorsed the democratic nominee, Joe Biden for President of the United States and Kamala Harris for Vice President of the United States
On National Black Voter Day -- Frankie Beverly is going on ...
Posted Tuesday, September 22nd 2020 at 10:27PM
The Louisville Metro Police Department on Monday announced a state of emergency as it prepares for a grand jury decision in the Breonna Taylor case. WAVE 3 News obtained a memo sent by LMPD Interim Chief Rob Schroeder, addressed to all personnel, that read in part: “To ensure we have the appropriate level of staffing to provide for public safety services and our policing functions... ...
Posted Tuesday, September 22nd 2020 at 7:59PM
NEW YORK, NY – Monday, September 22, 2020 – On the heels of the first-ever National Black Voter Day launched by BET’s nonpartisan #ReclaimYourVote campaign, BET Digital will stream an exclusive conversation with Senator Kamala Harris, the Democratic ...
Posted Tuesday, September 22nd 2020 at 5:33PM
Calling all U.S. higher education institutions, especially HBCUs! The Mandela Washington Fellowship is seeking a limited number of partners to complement an existing cohort of U.S. colleges, universities, and organizations to host 25 young African leaders for six-week Leadership Institutes in summer 2021. ...
Posted Tuesday, September 22nd 2020 at 5:31PM
Strawberry growers and lovers can get excited about a new research grant recently awarded to
Delaware State University.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture has awarded
the University a $599,905 research ...
Posted Tuesday, September 22nd 2020 at 4:53PM
HP announced its latest HBCU Business Challenge, designed to engage Black students interested in pursuing careers in business and technology, according to a statement from HP.
Participants in HP’s fourth annual HBCU Business Challenge will tackle ...
Posted Sunday, September 20th 2020 at 11:42PM
Dr. Tommie Mabry was told he'd end up in jail or dead while growing up in Jackson, Mississippi. Instead, he turned his life around and is now a motivational speaker. ...
Posted Wednesday, September 16th 2020 at 3:05PM
Credit Suisse - Summer Analyst Programs and Virtual Recruitment Events
Think differently. Think globally. Welcome every background and every perspective. Join networks that celebrate the individual. Perform in a culture based on diversity and inclusion. Be represented and valued. Wherever you work ...
Posted Tuesday, September 15th 2020 at 9:10PM
Join CBRE as they rollout their HBCU Pathways to Commercial Real Estate Rotational Internship Program! This program is designed to help students gain the knowledge and hands on experience in several areas, including but, not limited to:
- Strategic Finance
- Client Solutions
- Project Manageme ...
Posted Tuesday, September 15th 2020 at 8:25PM
ATLANTA, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Spelman College moved up on multiple 2021 U.S. News & World Report college ranking lists. The College has increased its standing from No. 57 to No. 54 in the National Liberal Arts rankings. Five years ago, Spel ...
Posted Tuesday, September 15th 2020 at 9:21AM