YOU GET A SPEECH: Oprah Winfrey delivers the keynote address at the Women’s E3 Summit at the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Tomorrow, the museum opens ‘Watching Oprah,’ an exhibit dedicated to understanding contemporary Amer ...
Posted Monday, June 11th 2018 at 12:02PM
As Police Chief Anita Allen prepared for her first day at FVSU, she sat down with media studies major Randall Barnes to discuss safety, trust, mentoring, customer service, and student-centered policing. She highlights the importance of training, tran ...
Posted Tuesday, June 5th 2018 at 2:36PM
Browns safety Damarious Randall may have to dig deep into his wallet if the Cavaliers win the NBA championship. Randall has promised everyone on Twitter who retweeted the following that he will buy a jersey for them -- if Cleveland beats the Golden S ...
Posted Wednesday, May 30th 2018 at 11:50AM
When Hannah Lucas was diagnosed last year with a medical condition that caused frequent fainting, she felt scared and alone.
“I started passing out more and more often and I was terrified of going anywhere,” Hannah, 15, told ABC News. “Because what if I passed out and no one was around or what i ...
Posted Tuesday, May 29th 2018 at 2:34PM
Anytime we see a Soldier we naturally
are in awe.
It is your courage and sacrifice that
Today America says Thank You!
From our National Guard Military
Family to yours....
Posted Monday, May 28th 2018 at 3:36PM
The beloved Maya Angelou once said, “When you do good, people notice.” That’s exactly what has happened in the lives of a 2018 high school graduate and a Tarrant, Alabama bus driver over the past few days. Now things have just gotten turned up a notch, after Tyrese, Da Brat and Rickey Smiley stepped ...
Posted Friday, May 25th 2018 at 11:31AM
TV producer and writer Kenya Barris, and his wife, Dr. Rainbow Barris, have given a gift of $1 million to Clark Atlanta University (CAU). Kenya Barris will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters during Commencement Convocation at Clark Atlanta University on Monday, May 21, at 8 a.m. in the Pan ...
Posted Thursday, May 24th 2018 at 1:06AM
May we immerse ourselves in a good read!
Phil Jackson is a man I've admired since
his days as a Coach of the Chicago Bulls!
As I search for inspiration and good teachings
to get through the journey called life I was led
to Phil Jackson.
Posted Wednesday, May 23rd 2018 at 12:32PM
Diannah Watson, BlackAmericaWeb.com
The cast of A Different World have come together to raise $360k in grants to award to nine HBCU’s.
Jasmine Guy, Cree Summer, Kadeem Harrison and Darryl M. Bell teamed up with The Home Depot to annou ...
Posted Friday, May 4th 2018 at 9:02PM
#BlackLoveDoc from creators Codie & Tommy Oliver is back featuring Sterling K. Brown & Ryan Michelle Bathe, Grant Hill & Tamia, DL Hughley & LaDonna, Kirk & Tammy Franklin, DeWanda Wise & Alano Miller, Rev Run & Justine Simmons and many MORE! Season ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 3:34PM
Political analyst, attorney and activist to address new graduates
Political analyst, attorney and activist Bakari Sellers will serve as the keynote speaker for Shaw University’s 2018 Spring Commencement exercises, to be held Saturday, May 12 at ...
Posted Tuesday, April 17th 2018 at 4:33PM
Florida A&M University (FAMU)’s ROTC was in the spotlight as members of the Congressional Black Caucus visited the campus and spoke with students and campus leaders.
Today, Congressional Representatives Al Lawson of Florida, Alma Adams of North ...
Posted Wednesday, March 28th 2018 at 12:34PM
Emmy Award-winning director and producer Jesse Vaughan, a Richmond native and creative director of Advance Creative Service Group at Virginia State University, is among seven people who will be inducted into the Virginia Communications Hall of Fame.
Posted Wednesday, March 28th 2018 at 10:23AM
To my Black In America .Com fellow Comrades...
I wish you a day filled with peace and success.
May you be fulfilled with positivity.
May you smile at a child.
May you hold the door for
May someone open your car
door for you. May so ...
Posted Tuesday, March 27th 2018 at 7:44AM
In June I will have been blogging for 8 years, which is a pretty decent run for an original content blog that aims to put out useful, high quality material 48 weeks a year. One of the key success factors in blogging is trust. If you publish roughly t ...
Posted Monday, March 26th 2018 at 12:05PM
EPISODE 10 | Ladies have you ever been confused by your man's response to you? Have you ever wished you understood what he was thinking or feeling? This episode is for you! Join the conversation as the fellas attempt to help women understand how to m ...
Posted Monday, March 26th 2018 at 10:13AM
U.S. Senators Doug Jones (D-Ala.) and Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) today announced that Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will receive a 14-percent increase in federal funding in the Senate’s omnibus spending bill, from $244.7 mill ...
Posted Friday, March 23rd 2018 at 1:44PM
Nationwide has partnered with HBCU CONNECT for almost a decade to bring savings to the HBCU community. This crucial partnership helps HBCU CONNECT provide scholarship opportunities to deserving students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities ...
Posted Friday, March 23rd 2018 at 8:54AM
By Abigail Walker
Christopher Lockhart, owner of Capital City Kayaks, says he has always enjoyed being out on the water. The 27-year-old Jackson native grew up kayaking during the summer and continued the hobby into adulthood. He started buying bo ...
Posted Thursday, March 22nd 2018 at 3:13PM
Ferris Coin Co. Offering $2,000 in Prizes, Commemorating 100th Anniversary of WWI Act of Valor
One of the nation's oldest rare coin shops is seeking artists from across the nation to design a silver coin-shaped medallion honoring African American ...
Posted Thursday, March 22nd 2018 at 9:37AM
Renowned scholar, historian, and educator Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., will serve as guest speaker for Fayetteville State University’s (FSU) 151st Founders’ Day on April 5, 2018. The event will be held at 2 p.m. in J.W. Seabrook Auditorium on the ...
Posted Wednesday, March 21st 2018 at 11:51AM
Southern University alumnus and teaching artist, Donney Rose, has been selected for the 2018-1019 Kennedy Center Citizen Artist Fellow Recognition. The Kennedy Center Citizen Artist Fellow Recognition is an award that highlights Citizen Artists acros ...
Posted Wednesday, March 21st 2018 at 11:10AM
Delicious like the smell of
the Bread Factory.
Roll the scent of Love all
Marinate in the Blossom
Feels like you are wrapped
in love hunh?
Inhale tantalizing softness.
You can never g ...
Posted Tuesday, March 20th 2018 at 8:52AM