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FAMU Officials Take Perspectives On Future to Editorial Pages

In what many consider to be dueling glimpses in to the future of Florida A&M University, the head of the institution and …

North Carolina’s Senate Bill 873 Removes HBCU Name Change Proposal, Sent Back to Committee

North Carolina legislators have struck a provision from a controversial bill to consider name changes for three historically black colleges in the …

Friday – May 27, 2016


Tuskegee Veterinary Grads to Star in Animal Planet Reality Show

Three graduates of Tuskegee University’s College of Veterinary Medicine will star in a new Animal Planet reality series, “The Vet Life” premiering …


Ken Spencer Named Fayetteville State Men’s Basketball Coach

Ken Spencer was yesterday named as the new head men’s basketball coach at Fayetteville State University, his second head coaching job at …

Thursday – May 26, 2016

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James Ammons Named Provost at Delaware State

Delaware State University this week announced former Florida A&M University president James Ammons as its new provost and vice-president of academic affairs. …

Wednesday – May 25, 2016


College Affordability is Ideal Cover for GOP Playbook on HBCUs

Legislators in North Carolina, Tennessee and Florida have made headlines over the last two weeks for introducing or signing into law bills …

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Miles’ Larry Scott Awarded Top Honors at International Policy Conference

Miles College student Larry Scott was awarded a top individual prize at a recent international policy summit held at Howard University and …


Claflin Baseball Honored by South Carolina Legislature

Claflin University’s baseball team was recognized by the South Carolina legislature this morning, which honored the school for winning its first SIAC baseball title …

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Howard Alum Gerald Hector Named VP of Finance at Cornell

Howard University alumnus and noted higher ed finance expert Gerald Hector has been named vice-president of financial affairs at Cornell University. Hector, …

Tuesday – May 24, 2016


Albany State Exec Discusses Path to Consolidation with Darton State

Albany State president Art Dunning and Darton State interim president Richard Carvajal held a town hall at Westover High School in Albany, …