Former Alabama State University head football coach Reggie Barlow has been named to the same position at Virginia State University. He talked with the Montgomery Advertiser to discuss the new job, offered just months after accepting the coaching job at his high school alma mater Lanier High School in Montgomery.… Read More
Grambling State University officials held a strategic planning briefing session on campus last week, inviting commentary and questions from campus stakeholders to help outline the university’s core values of sustainability.… Read More
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) has named Angela Felecia Epps the new dean of the FAMU College of Law. Professor Epps will join the College of Law, located in Orlando, Fla., on January 4, 2016.… Read More
By: Bennett College Media Relations
Phyllis Worthy Dawkins, a seasoned academician at Cheyney University, has been appointed the new provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Bennett College. … Read More
On a late evening this past summer and without warning, one of the oldest buildings in Atlanta caught fire. Gaines Hall — a former dormitory on the campus of Morris Brown College — had been shuttered for years, closed when the school fell on hard times. … Read More
Representative Corrine Brown, an alumnus of Florida A & M, has a clear understanding of the importance of historically black colleges and universities, and to that end, her Land Grant Opportunity Act, introduced on Monday, is intended to redress funding inequities. … Read More
A Miles College student was shot to death overnight at an off-campus apartment building.
The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as Keenen Tajae Morris.… Read More
Albany State University released a statement Monday concerning what it calls a “deactivation plan” for degree programs officials consider “low performing."
In the statement, ASU Provost Abiodun Ojemakinde said the deactivation of programs will allow the university to have a long-term plan to address institutional enrollment declines in the past four (4) years and subsequent budget deficits.… Read More