Autumn has always been my favorite time of the year. The thought of cool weather, leaves changing color and the return of football make me smile even as I sweat through sweltering southern summers. Autumn also has a special place in my heart because it’s “Homecoming Season.” This October I returned to Winston-Salem State University […]
Latest Happenings at Historically Black Colleges and Universities
There are more than 100 historically black colleges and universities (also known as HBCUs) across the country, each born during a time when the doors of the nation’s most prestigious universities were firmly shut to minorities.
Years later, these schools stand tall as icons of minority higher education, producing some of the nation’s most successful black professionals. Historically black colleges and universities all have shared history and goals, but they’re far from the same – and keeping up with them can be a challenge.
Let HBCULifestyle be your guide to each of the nation’s unique historically black colleges and universities. We offer diverse news that’s fresh, accurate and keeps you up to date on your favorite black colleges. Make important academic decisions using our guides to HBCU rankings and top HBCU education programs. Gain inspiration from our features on HBCU alumni making a difference. Or find important dates for events at your favorite historically black colleges and universities.
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In honor of World AIDS Day 2012, The Wright Group (TWG) is excited to announce the Her Story Film Competition (HSFC) presented by Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW): The HBCU Project and the Partnership to Reduce Intimate Partner Violence and HIV initiative. To enter the HSFC Contest, HBCU students are encouraged to go to http://www.herstoryfilms.com […]
Leaving home to go away to college is a big step. Students no longer have to answer to mom and dad. They no longer have curfews or household responsibilities. They are free to make their own choices about what to eat, what to do, where to go, what classes to take, and, most importantly, whether […]
Thanks to recent initiatives to expand online master’s degree programs from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), students who wish to earn their MBA now have a number of options available for completing their advanced degree, often without even needing to set foot on campus. Whether you’re planning to pursue an MBA with your al […]
Choosing Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) is a major decision. The best way to do this is to research the cost, find your degree program, discuss with your guidance counselor, connect with alumni, and visit the campus to talk to faculty and students. By doing this, it will help you to choose an HBCU […]
While best known to the world as a talented actress appearing in small and large screen productions, like the TV show In the Heat of the Night and the films Mississippi Burning and A Time to Kill, Dr. Tommie Tonea Stewart is best known in the academic community for her role in developing the next […]
Hospitality programs at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) prepare students to work in the hospitality industry, which is a field that crosses multiple sectors of the employment market. Included in hospitality careers are those in tourism, even planning and restaurant, lodging and transportation management and operations, to name just a few. Graduates of hospitality […]
The votes are in and eight of the nation’s top Historically Black College and University (HBCU) marching bands have been selected to perform at the 11th Annual Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase, presented by Verizon Wireless and official banking sponsor, SunTrust Bank. The Showcase is a one-of-a-kind celebratory experience widely known in the […]