By Katherine Skiba•Contact Reporter
Former President Barack Obama returns to the public stage Monday morning in a homecoming to the University of Chicago, an event that stands to serve as a warmup for a higher profile in ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:06AM
Apr 19, 2017
Bill Gates said he hopes President Donald Trump will be "pragmatic" and will rethink his proposed cuts to health spending and foreign aid.
"I’ve talked to him about HIV and how the U.S. shou ...
Posted Thursday, April 20th 2017 at 2:47PM
Ceremony Will Highlight MSU’s 150th Year
Morgan State University President David Wilson today announced that Joseph R. Biden Jr., U.S. vice president for two terms in the Obama administration, will deliver the keynote address during the University’s 141st Spring Commencement exercises, on Saturda ...
Posted Tuesday, April 18th 2017 at 2:06PM
By Dave Nagle
ESPN President John Skipper will give the commencement address at Tuskegee University on May 13.
Skipper was invited to address the class of 2017 by Tuskegee President Brian Johnson, who said, “Tuskegee University is thrilled to have John serve as our commencement speaker ...
Posted Tuesday, April 18th 2017 at 12:40PM
War Garden Dedication - 100 Years to the Day!
WHEN: Thursday (April 13) at 11 a.m.
WHAT: Dedicate/plant a War Garden, 100 years to the day & recognizing the World War I Centennial.
WHERE: ASU's 'Green Garden.' Park in the ROTC lot/ASU's Carter H ...
Posted Tuesday, April 11th 2017 at 1:53PM
Queens, NY – March 30, 2017 – On March 28 2017 LIAACC New York State’s largest African American Chamber Ladie's of LIAACC celebrated National Women’s Month “Women by honoring three extraordinary women whose work serves as a shining example of the work the distinguished work women are doing in their ...
Posted Thursday, April 6th 2017 at 11:41AM
Queens, New York - During Black History two extraordinary individuals were honored together two times with prestigious awards. Mentor, Phil Andrews and Mentee, Colby Christina were both honored at the Young Gifted & Black Entrepreneurial Awards and t ...
Posted Friday, March 24th 2017 at 6:25PM
Calling all HBCU Students and Alumni!!!
Each week HBCUConnect.com will select up to 5 member profiles that have been updated with the correct mailing and email address. How will we know that you’ve updated your profile? Our system will notify us when updates have been made.
To win your free T-Sh ...
Posted Monday, March 20th 2017 at 3:22AM
Freeport, NY - November 14, 2016 - On November 30, 2016 the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. unveiled its new website at its General Membership Meeting which was held at the Freeport Memorial Library located at 144 W. Merrick Ro ...
Posted Monday, March 13th 2017 at 12:31PM
Jay Z’s new venture capital firm Arrive, has arrived — the rap and business mogul has been planning the launch for a while, according to reports that surfaced in February, but a press release from parent company Roc Nation made it official on Monday. The investment platform will work with early-stag ...
Posted Friday, March 10th 2017 at 1:54PM
New York, New York - It’s finally here! the book that will help you get in the best shape of your life: Total B.S (Body & Soul) In this book, Georgia Woodbine delivers a refreshing approach on basic principles to improve your overall quality of life ...
Posted Thursday, March 9th 2017 at 7:35AM
Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) released the following statement after President Trump announced his Executive Order entitled “Promoting excellence, innovation, and sustainability at historically black colleges and universities”.
“Today, President Trump, like every president since Jimmy Carter, ...
Posted Wednesday, March 1st 2017 at 1:46PM
Langston University president Dr. Kent J. Smith, Jr. visited the White House on Monday for the HBCU roundtable. Eighty-eight institutional presidents traveled to Washington, D.C. for the Fly-In and met with a number of constituents including the foll ...
Posted Wednesday, March 1st 2017 at 1:39PM
WHO: Cheyney University will hold its annual Founder’s Day Convocation and Alumnus and Chairman of Cheyney’s Council of Trustees, Robert W. Bogle ’75, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Philadelphia Tribune will bring the Keynote ...
Posted Tuesday, February 28th 2017 at 6:21PM
Congressman John Conyers, Jr (MI-14) today released the following statement:
“Last night, the Department of Education published a press release with a quote from Secretary of Education Betsy Devos that is shocking and insulting. In her statement, ...
Posted Tuesday, February 28th 2017 at 2:31PM