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Two Killed In Grambling State University Shooting,...

KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports Police are searching for a suspect in connection to an early morning shooting at Grambling State...

James Comey Faces Crowd of Angry Protesters...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5PD2yeMyRs   Former FBI Director James Comey was met with a sea of deafening chants and boos during a speech at Howard University on Friday, Sept....

White House, Historically Black College Heads to...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on...

Other Students Say White Girls In Trump...

It turns out there's more to the story of a pair of white teens who caused quite a stir over the weekend after strolling...

Pennsylvania to Forgive $30M In Loans In...

In an effort to save the nation's oldest historically Black college, the Pennsylvania state university system on Tuesday, Aug. 22, agreed to forgive more...

2 White Teens Go to Howard Campus...

A pair of white teens thought it a good idea to visit the campus of historically Black Howard University this weekend sporting "Make America...

Sudden Death of Interim President Bill Taggart...

William J. "Bill" Taggart, 55, the interim president of Morehouse College, has died, the college announced on Wednesday, June 8. The cause of death was...

Is There Still a Place for HBCUs...

By most conservative estimates, the nation’s historically Black colleges and universities are on life support. A combination of gaps in federal and state funding,...

Teaching Black Power at an HBCU and...

This semester, at a historically Black college, I taught a course on African liberation movements that, in part, examined how such activism in Africa...

Chicago HS Student Gets Accepted to 23...

Fresh off the heels of another case of #BlackGirlMagic, a Chicago High School student's smart application submission led her to be accepted 23 historically...

Questioning the Role of Contemporary Black Fraternities...

They have existed among us for more than a century. They emerged at a time when there was a particular need for unity, affirmation...

HBCU Leadership Disappointed By Obama, Split On...

Just days after Betsy DeVos mistakenly used historically Black colleges and universities as an example of “school choice” — completely skimming over the oppressive...

Nick Cannon Wonders Why Media Is Questioning...

Former "America's Got Talent" host Nick Cannon is unbothered by reports of sources feeling worried about his mental state. The news on the comedian's supposed...

Talladega School President Goes On ‘O’Reilly Factor,’...

Travel expenses for Talladega College's Marching Tornadoes, the HBCU band slated to play at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration Friday, Jan. 20, have sufficiently been...

HBCU Cancels Kim Burrell’s Radio Show Following...

A historically Black university in Texas has decided to stop airing Kim Burrell's radio show after her remarks about "perverted" homosexuality continue to incite...

Puzzled, Stunned Reactions Follow After Alabama HBCU...

A historically Black college in Alabama has accepted an invitation to perform at Donald Trump's inauguration, leading to an onslaught of criticism on social...

Black Woman’s Academic Comeback Has Twitter Overwhelmed...

A 22-year-old Black woman is garnering major accolades on social media after sharing her inspiring academic comeback story following her mother's untimely death. Ja'Andra Imani...

Study: Racial Discrimination to Blame for HBCUs...

It costs more to issue bonds at a historically Black college than it does at a white college. Many historically Black institutions are financially...

HBCUs See Growing Enrollment Thanks to International...

Historically black colleges and universities across the country are seeing significant growth in enrollment among graduate students. However, African-American applicants aren't the only ones...

Howard University Library Named National Treasure, to...

The Founder's Library at Howard University was named a national treasure by the National Trust for Historic Preservation on Feb. 29. The library is on the...

Black Colleges Have an Edge Over Other...

Malia Obama has toured Ivy League colleges such as Harvard, Princeton, Yale and Brown this year. But research findings suggest that the 17-year-old and...