When the young pastor with a freshly-minted Oakwood degree started his ministry in Los Angeles, California, in June of 1978, little did he know that he would meet one of the most unforgettable personalities that he would ever encounter.
On the cor ...
Posted Thursday, May 21st 2020 at 5:36PM
The Board of Trustees of the State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) announced today that all public Mississippi universities should make plans to offer as many of their in-person classes as possible under federal and state governments' health gu ...
Posted Thursday, May 21st 2020 at 5:24PM
It's easy to register: http://tm-cf.org/tmcfbhf
Date: May 21st from 6pm to 7pm.
Join Brian Hamilton, National Entrepreneur Educator, Co-founder of Sageworks, Philanthropist, Founder of the Brian Hamilton Foundation and Inmates to Entrepreneurs ...
Posted Tuesday, May 12th 2020 at 4:27PM
Oakwood University will open its doors to our new and returning students on August 1, 2020. We have just completed our Spring 2020 semester, notwithstanding the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. We wish to thank our administrators, faculty ...
Posted Thursday, May 7th 2020 at 7:12PM
Alcorn State University will receive nearly $6 million in federal emergency funds with half earmarked as grants to students impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. As a result of this funding, the University is announcing plans to disburse grants directly ...
Posted Tuesday, May 5th 2020 at 8:10PM
Nothing will stop Columbus, Mississippi native Tyler Wilson from taking the necessary steps to becoming a medical doctor, not even the COVID-19 pandemic. His dream motivated him to earn his degree in biology/pre-medicine from Alcorn State University. ...
Posted Monday, May 4th 2020 at 4:02PM
On April 29, 2020, Verizon held their virtual graduation ceremony for the 2020 class of the Verizon adFellows Fellowship Program. The program was a commitment of 8 months working mainly in NYC for top Fortune 50 marketing, advertising, and client-side companies in the US.
HBCUConnect was tasked w ...
Posted Wednesday, April 29th 2020 at 5:48PM
By Hazel Scott/ASU
ASU alumnus Darren Dubose may live in Houston, but his heart remains firmly planted in Alabama, specifically the section of the state that is known as the Black Belt.
As the world grapples with the coronavirus (COVID-9) pande ...
Posted Thursday, April 9th 2020 at 2:06PM
If you are a marketing, public relations, or advertising professional looking to work with world renown marketing companies OR if you are a recent graduate looking to start your career in marketing, then we invite you to take a look at the 2020 Verizon AdFellows Fellowship Program.
Posted Thursday, April 2nd 2020 at 5:54PM
First-year students applying to Savannah State University for the summer and fall 2020 semesters can be admitted without an ACT or SAT score. The decision comes following approval by the University System of Georgia, and the decision of the College B ...
Posted Monday, March 30th 2020 at 7:23PM
Alcorn State University is committed to doing everything we can to ensure the health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff is continuing to closely monitor the global pandemic, COVID-19. Our campus health center indicates there are no confir ...
Posted Friday, March 13th 2020 at 5:44PM
Congratulations to our Morehouse Honors Student, Alexander Taylor, for presenting at the UN European Headquarters in Geneva! Now the major organizer for the annual 1M2030 summits in collaboration between the Global Challenges Forum & UNITAR, Alexande ...
Posted Tuesday, March 3rd 2020 at 7:17PM
Call for Applications
Colombia is home to the third largest Afro-descendent population in the African Diaspora after the United States and Brazil. However, while there has been a long history of academic exchange between Brazil and the United Stat ...
Posted Tuesday, March 3rd 2020 at 7:09PM
Applications are now open for the 2020 Nyra Renee Shaw-Hemphill Memorial Scholarship. This memorial fund was started to honor the memory of a beloved only child and daughter by her mother, supporting family, and friends. Nyra passed away of a congenital heart disease while participating in an on-ca ...
Posted Monday, March 2nd 2020 at 8:56PM
The Delaware State University “Approaching Storm” ― a high-energy, high-stepping, entertaining collection of talented musicians ― will perform inside Franklin Field as part of the 100th anniversary celebration of the participation of Hist ...
Posted Thursday, February 27th 2020 at 5:29PM
JPMorgan Chase and Co. is now accepting applications for the 2020 Commercial Banking Launching Leaders Undergraduate Conference, May 18-19 in Plano, TX.
This is your opportunity to launch a great career in finance.
Our Commercial Banking Launching Leaders Conference offers sophomores, who self ...
Posted Thursday, February 20th 2020 at 5:19PM
Chief Reneé Hall is a highly accomplished and experienced law enforcement executive with more than 20 years as a public servant. She was appointed Chief of the Dallas Police Department in 2017, becoming the first woman to ever lead the organization. ...
Posted Monday, February 3rd 2020 at 5:05PM
Aisha Braveboy to Focus on Black History Month Theme of African-Americans and the Vote
WHO: Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha Braveboy will be the keynote speaker at Bowie State University Spring Convocation, addressing the national ...
Posted Friday, January 31st 2020 at 2:57PM
Millions watched the television broadcast of the Grammy Awards that took place on Sunday, January 26, in Los Angeles, California.
Grammy award-winning musical sensation Jacob Collier took time on stage to thank Oakwood-originating acapella group Take 6 and The Aeolians of Oakwood University durin ...
Posted Wednesday, January 29th 2020 at 9:00PM
Think it.Code it. Build it.
Use your coding skills to make a difference
At our Code for Good event, we bring coders and non-profit organizations together to solve real-world technical problems. You will experience first hand how we use technology to inspire change, foster inclusion and make a ...
Posted Wednesday, January 22nd 2020 at 8:48PM
Pastor Ennis F. Tait (ASU '95) of Cincinnati, Ohio to Speak at Founders’ Day Convocation. ASU is America's oldest state-sponsored HBCU/Founded by nine former slaves in 1867.
ASU FOUNDERS' WEEK EVENTS FOR YOUR NEWS PLANNING
- Feb. 3 (Monday) ASU F ...
Posted Wednesday, January 22nd 2020 at 6:44PM
Are you majoring in software engineering with three years of coding experience and looking for an internship? Join the INROADS team to get the mentoring and internship experience you need for the career you want.
Build confidence. Gain success. Advance your potential. Let INROADS connect you to y ...
Posted Thursday, January 16th 2020 at 12:47PM
There are several important criteria to consider when it comes to renting or selling your house: Will current market conditions hold? What are the expenses for the property? What is the long-term outlook for the neighborhood? Can I increase my property value? Before you decide on renting vs. selling ...
Posted Friday, January 10th 2020 at 10:49PM
Fred Hutch is seeking applications for the 2nd Annual Dr. Eddie Mendez Scholar Award which recognizes outstanding postdoctoral fellows from any discipline who are conducting research related to cancer, HIV, or other infectious diseases. The award was created to recognize Dr. Ménde ...
Posted Friday, January 3rd 2020 at 2:47PM
For the remainder of the 2019-2020 basketball season, Da Beat 97.3 FM, an independent FM radio station based in the Washington, D.C. Area will broadcast live from Burr Gymnasium on the campus of Howard University. This partnership will benefit the st ...
Posted Thursday, January 2nd 2020 at 3:29PM