Dallas, Texas welcomes some of the countries most elite high-school seniors for a chance to showcase their talent to many fans, various media outlets, and high-status evaluators.
The All-American game is must attend event for sports fanatics that ...
Posted Friday, March 24th 2017 at 1:23PM
By Natalie McGill (Redacted Tonight)
Believe it or not, when Trump signed an executive order to support historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) those were not fake smiles from the HBCU leaders standing behind him. Across the country, HBCUs such are facing dwindling funds and resourc ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 6:35PM
Marriage is already an exercise in compromise and communication, but how do you cope when your spouse is bipolar?
We all experience ups and downs: it’s a normal part of life. A person with bipolar disorder, however, is experiencing these highs and ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 6:16PM
When we discuss domestic violence, it is often assumed that the victims are women. And the statistics are truly traumatic. The less-told story is that a striking number of men are victims, too, suffering physical, mental and sexual abuse in both hete ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 6:13PM
Can we teach children how to spot it in themselves?
Every parent knows the telltale signs of a good ol’ temper tantrum: There’s often screaming, tears, maybe some flailing of arms and legs as they lay on the floor of a public place.
But when t ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 6:10PM
By Leslie N. Pollard, Ph.D, D.Min, MBA, president of Oakwood University
Nothing is more mission critical for 21st century organizations than leadership that has the technical, conceptual, and interpersonal skills demanded in our competitive enviro ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 5:49PM
WHEN: Wednesday (March 22) 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
WHERE: ASU's College of Business Administration, North University Drive.
Both general and individual small business workshops - and an open house reception - are part of America’s Small Business Deve ...
Posted Monday, March 20th 2017 at 2:03PM
Microsoft Is Hiring!
Microsoft is a place to experience exciting and innovative technology, you’ll be working at a global scale alongside the best and brightest talents. We offer numerous opportunities for career development that consist of professional and personal development programs. As an or ...
Posted Friday, March 17th 2017 at 8:40PM
Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) released the following statement after President Trump announced his Executive Order entitled “Promoting excellence, innovation, and sustainability at historically black colleges and universities”.
“Today, President Trump, like every president since Jimmy Carter, ...
Posted Wednesday, March 1st 2017 at 1:46PM
Langston University president Dr. Kent J. Smith, Jr. visited the White House on Monday for the HBCU roundtable. Eighty-eight institutional presidents traveled to Washington, D.C. for the Fly-In and met with a number of constituents including the foll ...
Posted Wednesday, March 1st 2017 at 1:39PM
Congressman John Conyers, Jr (MI-14) today released the following statement:
“Last night, the Department of Education published a press release with a quote from Secretary of Education Betsy Devos that is shocking and insulting. In her statement, ...
Posted Tuesday, February 28th 2017 at 2:31PM
C-SPAN’s award-winning, 45-foot customized bus, a mobile, interactive learning center, visited Cheyney University February 13, as part of C-SPAN’s 2017 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) tour. Cheyney, the nation's 1st HBCU, was the ...
Posted Thursday, February 16th 2017 at 1:09PM
WHEN: Wed. - Sat. at 7 p.m.; with special school matinees at 10 a.m. on Feb. 14-16.
WHERE: ASU's Leila Barlow Theatre in the Tullibody Fine Arts Building; corner N. University & S. Jackson.
INFO: To make reservations, buy tickets or more info, call ...
Posted Monday, February 13th 2017 at 4:41PM
Texas Southern University honored Kevin Warren, the National Football League’s (NFL) highest ranking African American executive, with its inaugural Pioneer Award, February 4th in downtown Houston. Warren serves as chief operating officer for the Minn ...
Posted Friday, February 10th 2017 at 5:00PM
When: Saturday, March 18, 2017
Times: 6:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. (Silent Auction Reception @ 6:00 PM / Gala @ 7:00 PM)
Location: Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Allen University will be hosti ...
Posted Friday, February 10th 2017 at 4:53PM
The celebration of the legacy and impact of Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU) and their players continued at Super Bowl LI in Houston.
The NFL carried on the tradition of honoring Legends and historic players at the Super Bowl by recognizing Pro Football Hall of Fame players who a ...
Posted Tuesday, February 7th 2017 at 2:22PM
A new book wins a national award that honors the “stories of women and those who tell them”
A Montgomery resident who is the chairwoman of Alabama State University's Department of Languages and Literatures, Dr. Jacqueline Trimble, has won a natio ...
Posted Monday, January 30th 2017 at 12:24PM
An ASU assistant professor was recently honored as a recipient of a national award that recognizes millennial “influencers.” ASU's Dr. Yvette Holmes, an assistant professor of Marketing, has distinguished herself and the University upon being awarded as one of the "Top 35 Millennial Influencers of A ...
Posted Friday, January 27th 2017 at 2:11PM
WHEN: Jan. 18, at 6 p.m. -- with a matinee at 10 a.m.
WHERE: The Historic Davis Theatre in Downtown Montgomery.
The Citywide-Montgomery 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Celebration is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18, at the Historic ...
Posted Tuesday, January 3rd 2017 at 4:07PM
ASPiRE (@tvASPiRE), the network that presents authentic portrayals of Black and urban culture, announced today that they are the new television home of Bama State Style. The reality show features Alabama State University’s famous Mighty Marching Horn ...
Posted Thursday, December 29th 2016 at 4:41PM
Courtesy of DiversityInc.com
Published December 15, 2016
By Sheryl Estrada of DiversityInc.com
An analysis of hair and beauty products marketed to Black women found that approximately 1,177 products contain more potentially harmful ingredients than products promoted to the general public.
Posted Thursday, December 15th 2016 at 11:49AM
Coors Light continues its commitment to HBCUs by, providing $100,000 in scholarship donations
For Coors Light, the return of football season also means the return of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Classics season. Coors Light ...
Posted Friday, December 9th 2016 at 8:18PM
WHAT: Montgomery Bus Boycott's 'Mass Meetings' 61st Anniversary Celebrated!
WHEN: Monday, Dec. 5, at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, 454 Dexter Ave. Alabama State University
The 61st anniversary of the Montgomery Bus B ...
Posted Wednesday, November 30th 2016 at 4:49PM
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history — from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé — charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Watch the Mini-Series Event Tuesday November 22 at 8/7c only on PBS. Click to learn more.
Posted Monday, November 21st 2016 at 8:11PM
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history - from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé - charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise.
Posted Friday, November 11th 2016 at 7:59PM