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Harris-Stowe State Authorized to Offer Graduate Degrees

Harris-Stowe State University (HSSU) is one step closer and only one step away, from offering graduate degree programs. The Coordinating Board for …

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Is Morehouse a New Hollywood Hotspot?

While Georgia’s boom in movie and television productions being shot in the state (third only to California and New York and has …

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Howard Signs Apparel Deal with Under Armour

Howard University today announced its exclusive apparel deal with Under Armour, becoming the first historically black college or university to sign with …

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SOCIAL – @CharityCSports Asks: What White Employer Would Hire an HBCU Grad?

Charity Chambers, a producer with KOSA-TV in West Texas and a graduate of Texas A&M University, tweeted this earlier today about job …


Illinois Budget Impasse Forces Layoffs for 300 at Chicago State

Chicago State University laid off more than 300 people due to lack of funding during the ongoing state budget impasse. The layoffs …

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VIDEO – KRS-One Lectures at Virginia State

Artist, author, cultural critic and acclaimed rapper KRS One shares knowledge about history and self actualization during his visit with students at …


VIDEO – North Carolina Central’s Ryan Smith Receives NFL Draft Call

Watch as North Carolina Central University cornerback Ryan Smith receives the call from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to become the 108th overall …


Three Draft Picks, Eight Undrafted Free Agents Highlight HBCU Student-Athletes Earning NFL Contracts

Over the weekend, eleven former HBCU student-athletes earned NFL contracts. Highlighted by SCSU’s Javon Hargrave (3rd round, 94th overall, Pittsburgh Steelers), NCCU’s …

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North Carolina A&T Stakeholders Concerned About HBCU Identity with UNCG Partnerships

Restructuring at North Carolina A&T State University will replace the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Technology with three …