Entry #47, January 19, 2011 Article from: Florida A&M University Facebook page: Florida A&M University (FAMU) Professor Kawachi Clemons, Ph.D. is bringing icons of the hip-hop movement to class so students can learn first hand from industry professionals. Hip-hop icon Christopher “Play” Martin, of Kid ‘n Play fame, currently serves as a professional-in-residence with the […]
Entry #44, January 13, 2011 Article from: Project Q Atlanta: The former president of Spelman College’s LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) student group has received national recognition for her work on LGBT issues, including helping to create the school’s first Pride week, boosting awareness of gay issues and calling attention to the troubled dress […]
Entry #43, January 9, 2011 Article from: The T and D South Carolina State University‘s Marching 101 has joined the ranks of the top eight Historically Black College and University marching bands selected to perform at the 2011 Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase. Other bands participating in the showcase, set for Jan. 29 […]
Entry #42, January 8, 2011 Article from: Diverse When Claflin University President Henry Tisdale challenged his faculty to pursue an aggressive research agenda, he knew the university needed to be dogged in going after lucrative federal research and development contracts to support that research. “From the beginning, our game plan was to set the bar […]
Entry #41, January 5, 2011 Article from: HBCU Digest North Carolina A&T State University today announced the launch of a textbook rental program through its university bookstore, beginning in the Spring 2011 semester. Emailed to students early this afternoon, campus officials said in the announcement that the program will provide much-needed financial relief to students […]
Entry #38, December 30, 2010 Article from CNN: Nearly a quarter of all students who try to join the U.S. Army can’t pass the entrance exam, a new study says. The study, “Shut Out of the Military: Today’s High School Education Doesn’t Mean You’re Ready for Today’s Army,” puts the blame on America’s educational system. […]
Entry #37, December 29, 2010 Article source: U.S. News & World Report See how your HBCU ranked. For more schools and a longer list, visit the U.S. News & World Report website.
Article from: Black Philanthropic Alliance Summer 2011 Program: Things to Know The application period for the Summer 2011 program is now open. Applicants will have from November 8, 2010 through January 9, 2011 to apply for a Summer 2011 White House Internship. Please read instructions below and refer to ourFAQ page for additional explanations. The […]