Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Tag: hbcu

Hampton University to Offer Free Enrollment, Room...

Hampton University is lending a helping hand to students and families impacted by Hurricane Dorian, which barreled across the Bahamas this week, leaving death...

Morehouse College Launches Fund Aimed at Mitigating...

Months after a billionaire investor vowed to eliminate the student loan debt of Morehouse College's 2019 graduating class, the historically Black and all-male institution...

Pittsburgh Newspaper Editors Nailed to the Wall...

Billionaire investor Robert  F. Smith stunned the nation when he vowed to eliminate the student loan debt for Morehouse College's graduating class of 2019...

Billionaire Investor, CEO Robert Smith Shocks Morehouse...

Billionaire investor Robert F. Smith, who received an honorary doctorate at Morehouse College's commencement ceremony on Sunday, dropped the surprise of a lifetime during...

Federal Judge Won’t Dismiss Discrimination Suit Against...

A federal judge has shot down requests by officials at the historically Black Delaware State University to dismiss a discrimination complaint filed by a...

‘All Money Ain’t Good Money’: Critics Remain...

Embattled pizza chain Papa John's is back in the headlines, only this time for its efforts to help a historically Black women's college on...

White Fraternities’ Signs Trolling HBCU Sparks Heated...

Two Auburn University fraternities are accused of going too far after roasting their HBCU opponent with a pair of "racist" banners. Others don't see...

North Carolina Teen Gets Accepted to Over...

A North Carolina high school senior has been accepted to over 100 colleges and offered about $4.5 million in scholarships. She spent only $135...

Students Turn Dorm Room Into Salon to...

https://twitter.com/_StephenSZN/status/991003196016480256 Black Girl Magic was in full effect at Morgan State University as several students helped a high schooler get beautified for prom after a...

Georgia AKA Sorority Adviser Accused of ‘Pimping...

A Georgia chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. is being investigated amid claims that pledges participated in a sex ring to help cover...

Howard University Students Occupy Administration Building for...

Howard University students remained unmoved Monday as they entered day six of their takeover of a campus administration building in response to revelations that...

‘You Better Call Tyrone’: Students Tear Apart...

The president of Howard University on Wednesday confirmed the firings of six financial aid employees last year who were caught misappropriating university-based grants and...

Bethune-Cookman Student Arrested After Police Find AR-15...

A Bethune-Cookman University student was arrested Sunday after police say they found an AR-15 rifle in his car, which was parked near a campus...

Hampton U Students Sick and Tired of...

Hampton University students took to social media last week to express outrage over poor living conditions on campus. Students say their concerns about mold-infested dorms,...

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...