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West Virginia State University (WVSU) honored Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame member and WVSU basketball legend Earl Lloyd with the naming of a street on campus in his honor d ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 3:27PM
Written by Media Relations Intern Victoria Stovall
Alabama State University's National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at will celebrate the 63rd anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott (the seminal birth of the ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 12:31PM
I AM ANGEL.
Thou shall know it is an HONOR to transition
into an ANGEL.
Thou role as an ANGEL gives one access to
Thy shall not fear the shadow of death.
Be a proud ANGEL in training while here on EARTH.
God and Goddess have a staff who do the work.
The ideas are passed ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 12:08PM
Did you know that of the 7,000 students enrolled at Medgar Evers College, 58% are recipients of Pell grants? Pell is a need-based grant awarded to low-income students attending college. Despite Pell, TAP and other need-based financial aid assistanc ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 11:49AM
Southern University, through the Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center, continues to move forward with being the only HBCU in the nation to grow and cultivate medical marijuana. New majority owners of Advanced Biomedics, Ille ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 11:37AM
The family of Alvin L. Henry presented Texas Southern University with a check for $110,000 that will go to the Alvin L. and Alfreda Henry Endowed Scholarship. This endowment will be matched by the university, has an expected monetary value of $220,00 ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 11:11AM
It was Wednesday night in the capital city, and inside Jackson State University’s Downtown Campus Gallery, 101 W. Capitol St., something was stirring. Soul stirring if one had to define it.
JSU President William B. Bynum Jr. was holding a donor’s ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 11:08AM
One of the poles supporting a wagon.
The waggons, of which, including my two, there were ten, were drawn into the form of a square, and the disselboom of each securely lashed with reims to the underworks of that in front of it.
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 8:53AM
Famous civil rights attorney Fred Gray (ASU 1951),who represented Rosa Parks, Dr. King and won many famous civil rights cases, will speak at ASU's National Center's event commemorating the Montgomery Bus Boycott. The Montgomery Bus Boycott and Rosa P ...
Posted Thursday, November 15th 2018 at 3:01PM
A musical instrument, consisting of a gourd (as resonator) and a single wire stretched along a pole, used in Brazil.
The Brazilian martial art capoeira combines dance, music, high kicks and leg sweeps and is performed in a circle ...
Posted Thursday, November 15th 2018 at 10:30AM
Stay in the race.
It is okay to take a break
but stay in the race.
Sometimes we feel help
less and unequipped, even
incompetent or unprepared,
but that does not excuse us
from the race.
Someone will hold your hand.
Pay it forward!
Posted Wednesday, November 14th 2018 at 8:42PM
Michelle Obama launched her ‘Becoming’ Arena book tour with her special guest Oprah Winfrey before a crowd of 14,000 at the United Center in Chicago on Tuesday.
Oprah introduced her bestie who walked out onstage wearing a sheer white blouse over tulle white tailored pants. The former first la ...
Posted Wednesday, November 14th 2018 at 7:25PM
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
James McCune Smith (April 18, 1813 – November 17, 1865) was an African-American physician, apothecary, abolitionist, and author. He was the first African American to hold a medical degree and graduated at th ...
Posted Wednesday, November 14th 2018 at 5:15PM
If you are looking for something to do during this holiday stretch, then here is an opportunity if you reside in the Augusta, GA area. The Boggs Research Library & Cultural Center is in desparate need for educators for their Creative Writing Workshop ...
Posted Wednesday, November 14th 2018 at 2:47PM
Wanted to send a note to say Thank you and express my appreciation. You
reached out to me in late June regarding opportunities at INTEL. I attended
the INTEL Meeting in Houston on July 18th. Initially, I ha ...
Posted Wednesday, November 14th 2018 at 2:20PM
WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT TURNING OUR COMMUNITIES AROUND BLACK ON BLACK COMMUNITY CRIME TOUR - DON'T KILL THE DREAM OF DR. MARTIN KING JR LEGACY / STOP THE VIOLENCE & CEASE THE CRIME IN YOUR COMMUNITIES.
PRAYERS ARE REQUESTED BY OUR YOUNG PEOPLE THAT ALL COMMUNITIES SHOUT OUT ACROSS THE COUNTRY STOP TH ...
Posted Tuesday, November 13th 2018 at 8:36PM
African American Patients Only Have a 23 percent Chance of Finding a Life-Saving Blood Stem Cell Donor Compared to 77percent for White Patients
Be The Match On Campus college chapters formed to help more African Americans find a cure for life-threatening blood cancers and blood disorders
Posted Monday, November 12th 2018 at 5:51PM
On October 27th, 2018 as part of its 3rd Annual Black Nurses Rock Convention, the “Shades of Blue” National Awards and Scholarship Banquet was held in San Antonio, TX, giving recognition to those individuals who demonstrated outstanding service to ...
Posted Sunday, November 11th 2018 at 1:21PM
Honey, I know that you didn't know
That Loving me could be like this
But you're not alone
My mind was blown
I could not resist
And now I find myself
Taken over by the feeling
And I know within my heart
It's too late to say goodbye now
There's a place in me
That belongs to you, ...
Posted Friday, November 2nd 2018 at 1:50PM