Entry #24, December 8, 2010 Article from The Omnidan: Former Howard University track athlete David Oliver was honored Saturday (Dec. 4) with the Jesse Owens Award as the Male Track & Field Athlete of the Year. The award is presented annually to the top male and female track and field athlete by the USA Track […]
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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Entry #23, December 7, 2010 Article from: Black Voices Calling all HBCU alum: If you’re really into your alma mater, now you’ll get a chance to root for your college team on TV, all the time. In 2011, Historically Black Colleges and Universities will have their own television network, mainly featuring black collegiate sports programming, […]
Entry #19, December 2, 2010 Article from HBCU Digest: Aerial Ellis is a fast-rising personality in the public relations industry, having lent her marketing and publicity expertise to non-profit, entertainment and fashion entities around the nation. The alumnae of Tennessee State University and Chief PR Consultant for Urbane Imagery recently took time to discuss PR […]
Entry #18, December 1, 2010 Article from DesMoines Register: What I do: As project director I am responsible for the outreach, admissions and career placement components of the Job Corps program for the State of Iowa. Job Corps is a nationwide job and employability training program for young people ages 16-24, funded by the federal […]
Source: Tuskegee News Dr. Henry J. Findlay, director Tuskegee University Continuing Education Program, was elected president of the HBCU Faculty Development Network during its fall board meeting in New Orleans on October 23. The HBCU Faculty Development Network is a premier organization that is dedicated to the scholarship of teaching and learning. Founded in 1994, […]
Entry #4, November 18, 2010 Article from Howard University: WASHINGTON (Nov 15) — Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick, director of the Howard University Cancer Center and division chief for General Surgery at Howard University Hospital, this month joined A-list celebrities, including First Lady Michelle Obama, Michael Jordan, U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin, Alicia Keyes, Brown […]
Entry #3, November 17, 2010 Article courtesy of FAMU News & Headlines TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida A&M University (FAMU) School of Journalism and Graphic Communication Division of Graphic Communication has earned reaccreditation. “We are so pleased to learn that the Accrediting Council for Collegiate Graphic Communications (ACCGC) has voted to reaccredit our Division of Graphic […]
Entry #2, November 17, 2010 Article courtesy of Omindan Online WACO, TEXAS – Harry R. “Big Jeff” Jefferson, best known for his coaching career at Bluefield State College, has been named the American Football Coaches Association’s recipient of the 2010 Trailblazer Award. The award will be presented posthumously at the AFCA President’s Kickoff Luncheon on […]