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HBCUs Punching Above Their Weight, a research report released today by UNCF, makes a strong case for a powerful proposition: Given their small average size and a history of being under-resourced, the enrollment, degree a ...
Posted Wednesday, July 3rd 2019 at 3:39PM
ASU's National Center Presents The E.D. Nixon Cultural Enrichment/Brown-Bag Series Lecture:
“The Truth Unveiled: The Jeremiah Reeves Story”
The story of a 16 year-old Montgomery resident who was legally lynched for the unsubstantiated rape of a w ...
Posted Tuesday, June 11th 2019 at 6:42PM
Kaila Myrick is First ASU/HBCU Student/Graduate Certified by NASA as a Microgravity Science Glovebox Facility Operator. It all started via a Mentor-Prote'ge' Agreement Between the University and Teledyne Brown Engineering.
An alumna from an HBCU - ...
Posted Monday, June 10th 2019 at 10:01PM
A former standout Alcorn State University football star that successfully transitioned to the medical field is enjoying the fruits of his labor with his most recent accomplishment.
Nate Hughes, who earned a bachelor's degree in nursing from Alcorn ...
Posted Friday, June 7th 2019 at 5:48PM
An Alcorn State University alumna who has found success in the medical field and entertainment will be acknowledged at an upcoming event that celebrates accomplished Historically Black College and University (HBCU) graduates.
Dr. Jacqueline Walter ...
Posted Friday, June 7th 2019 at 5:44PM
WVAS 90.7 FM; One of Alabama's Top-rated National Public Radio Stations is Celebrating 35 Years On-the-Air. Special guest is TV/Radio/Stage Star Roy Wood, Jr., a Correspondent for 'The Daily Show with Trevor Noah'
WHEN: June 15 (Saturday) from 6 ...
Posted Tuesday, June 4th 2019 at 5:20PM
UNCF in conjunction with Strength of Nature presents the 'UNCF/Wear Your Crown with Confidence' UNDERGRADUATE Loan Forgiveness Program. This program is open to African American students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale at the time of their undergraduate gr ...
Posted Thursday, May 30th 2019 at 2:33PM
Several HBCU schools and individuals competed this past week for the 2019 NCAA Division II Track and Field Championships held in Kingsville, Texas held May 23-35.
Among those are the women's 100 meter champion Rene Medley, who also captured first ...
Posted Tuesday, May 28th 2019 at 7:57PM
HBCUConnect.com and Nationwide Insurance wanted to share this really cool promotion that Nationwide is conducting in conjunction with thier Small Business lending partner, BlueVine. This is an opportunity for any small business owner to compete in a Shark Tank like competition with the chance to win ...
Posted Thursday, May 9th 2019 at 5:12PM
Courtesy of African American Golfer's Digest
BY AAGD STAFF
May 2, 2019
Congratulations to Miles College Head Golf Coach, Leonard Smoot on being named SIAC 2019 Coach of the Year. The announcement was made on April 14, 2019 by SIAC Men’s Golf ...
Posted Thursday, May 2nd 2019 at 6:16PM
Today, Representatives Alma S. Adams (NC-12) and Mark Walker (NC-6) introduced the bipartisan Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education (FUTURE) Act to ensure continued funding for Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs), inclu ...
Posted Thursday, May 2nd 2019 at 5:56PM
The Home Depot Announces Its 2019 Retool Your School Campus Improvement Grant Program Award Recipients with Special Guests Shannon Sharpe and Rickey Smiley. Ten Historically Black Colleges and Universities Were Awarded a Total of $500,000 in Campus I ...
Posted Wednesday, April 24th 2019 at 5:47PM
ASU's National Center's event honors the Rev. Robert & Jean Graetz & their lifetime of human/civil rights work. Its Theme is “Hope, History and Nonviolent Resistance in the Struggle for the Beloved Community.” It is free and open to all.
When: Tu ...
Posted Tuesday, April 23rd 2019 at 2:13PM
Mr. Oakwood 2019-2010 Joseph Smittick developed a platform called "Let's Eat!" -- a metaphor that encourages Oakwood students to embrace their “hunger” for success, so they can make the best use of the opportunities that come their way and reap the r ...
Posted Thursday, April 18th 2019 at 8:10PM
Angela Rye, who brings a unique perspective of strategy and policymaking inside the beltway of the nation’s capital, will be the speaker at Texas Southern University’s Spring 2019 Commencement. The ceremonies will take place at 8 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. ...
Posted Tuesday, April 16th 2019 at 6:55PM
HBCUConnect.com is proud to present The NABOB Media Sales Institute Scholarship for 2019!
If you ever wanted to get your foot in the door to becoming a sales executive, then this is the perfect opportunity to not only receive a full scholarship to ...
Posted Tuesday, April 16th 2019 at 6:16PM
Bogale will discuss the importance of Historically Black Colleges and will donate copies of his own autobiography, Untouchable, to students.
Tariku Bogale--a successful international multi-millionaire entrepreneur, author, film producer, actor, wr ...
Posted Tuesday, April 2nd 2019 at 7:32PM
WHEN: Wednesday (March 27) @ 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: ASU's William Harper Councill Hall, room 216.
Alabama State University's music business students will get up close to one of the entertainment industry’s power-players, when former rapper turned actor ...
Posted Tuesday, March 26th 2019 at 6:57PM
Achievement First is looking for champions and those who believe all students are capable of greatness and achievement far beyond what society has been conditioned to accept. They're looking for you.
Achievement First is a growing network of public charter schools in New York, Connecticut and Rh ...
Posted Tuesday, March 26th 2019 at 4:36PM
The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters Telecommunications Education and Management Foundation (NABOB Foundation), HBCUConnect.com and The Emma Bowen Foundation are pleased to announce their partnership in awarding at least one scholarsh ...
Posted Monday, March 18th 2019 at 5:45PM
ON MARCH 29, ASU's College of Liberal Arts & Social Science's Distinguished Lecture Series Presents: Former Death Row Inmate Anthony Ray Hinton on Surviving Criminal Justice in America!
Hinton will share his story & the need for changes in America ...
Posted Friday, March 15th 2019 at 6:36PM
NextEra Energy - This Era Is Autonomous.
As a solar field technician, Henry Plange uses self-operating drones and robots to increase service reliability for customers.
We're building a team of innovators and disruptors who can lead the next era of American energy and solve the world's toughest ...
Posted Friday, March 8th 2019 at 7:04PM
Featuring Actor Palmer Williams, Jr. of many Tyler Perry Movie & T.V. Productions and a native of Camden. Sponsored by ASU's Office of Career Services.
WHEN: Thursday (March 7) from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
WHERE: ASU's J. Garrick Hardy Student Center Bal ...
Posted Tuesday, March 5th 2019 at 6:41PM
The Executive Leadership Council Presents The National Business Case Competition Scholarship in conjunction with ExxonMobil. The competition consists of teams that will develop and present viable solutions for the Green Oil Company to attract and ret ...
Posted Monday, February 11th 2019 at 8:59PM