Jackson State University’s Department of Criminal Justice and Sociology will host the 48th annual Alabama-Mississippi Sociological Association (A-MSA) conference on Feb. 23-24. This year’s theme is “Race in the Deep South.”
Dr. Bessie House-So ...
Posted Monday, January 30th 2017 at 11:01AM
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University will honor the courageous legacy of Jibreel Khazan (Ezell Blair Jr.), Franklin McCain, Joseph McNeil and David Richmond -- better known collectively as the A&T Four – on Wednesday, Feb. 1, in the Alumni Foundation Event Center as part of the ...
Posted Friday, January 27th 2017 at 10:37AM
If a movie executive was meeting with Maurice Mander, the interview should not convene until there was a full understanding of the complexity and ingenuity of Mander's action-packed, urban thriller, “Surian Seed: Rise of The Rudan.” While it is only a comic book, it has all the initial key ingredie ...
Posted Tuesday, January 24th 2017 at 2:08PM
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -
The massive Women’s March on Washington will include locals who said they want the new president to know they are ready to fight to protect the rights of women and all Americans.
"Together we are strong and we have a voic ...
Posted Wednesday, January 18th 2017 at 1:06PM
Two Citywide Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Events!
- Sponsored by Alabama State University, Troy University & The Friends of the ASU Theatre -
- Two different and very unique events -
- Open to the public -
1). TONIGHT (Jan. 18), at 6 ...
Posted Wednesday, January 18th 2017 at 12:12PM
HAMPTON — Jocelyn Gilchrist had two reasons to bring her children to the Martin Luther King Jr. Day march at Hampton University on Monday.
For one, she wanted to teach her kids — Madison, 10, and Josiah, 8 — about the slain civil rights icon, who ...
Posted Tuesday, January 17th 2017 at 2:20PM
By David Foster, The Trentonian
TRENTON >> Maurice “Raheem” Mander would ask kids their knowledge of African-American superheroes in comic books.
“They weren’t familiar with them,” the Trenton native said last week. “I found some that have be ...
Posted Tuesday, January 17th 2017 at 11:35AM
“Bama State Style,” the television reality series featuring Alabama State University’s
Mighty Marching Hornets Band, returns to nationwide TV on Jan. 10.
WHAT: ASU's band gets new nationwide reality TV show.
WHEN: Tuesday (Jan. 10) at 7 p.m. lo ...
Posted Friday, January 6th 2017 at 1:31PM
Non-for-Profits have a tremendous opportunity to fulfill its mission if given the proper tools and resources that allow them to go to scale.
QUEENS, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, December 19, 2016 - New York, NY - December 16, 2016 - Each One Teach Men ...
Posted Monday, December 19th 2016 at 1:10PM
WHAT: Montgomery Bus Boycott's 'Mass Meetings' 61st Anniversary Celebrated!
WHEN: Monday, Dec. 5, at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, 454 Dexter Ave. Alabama State University
The 61st anniversary of the Montgomery Bus B ...
Posted Wednesday, November 30th 2016 at 4:49PM
Check out today's edition of the nationally syndicated talk show, Steve Harvey.
Alabama State University and Miles College will be featured, as Steve highlights the Turkey Day Classic, the nation's oldest and largest HBCU football clas ...
Posted Friday, November 18th 2016 at 11:30AM
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history - from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé - charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise.
Posted Friday, November 11th 2016 at 7:59PM
It is no surprise that a large portion of U.S. citizens are unhappy with the outcome of the presidential election, but there is one surprise that may just make some a bit more accepting of Donald Trump. The president-elect does, indeed, support the L ...
Posted Friday, November 11th 2016 at 9:24AM
New York moves ever closer to a monument to Hip Hop and the multitude of artists who have gifted this world some amazing music.
TravelPulse reported back in December 2014 on the budding concept of the Hip Hop Hall of Fame and its prospective space ...
Posted Thursday, November 10th 2016 at 9:30AM