About the Celebration
This year's celebration will be held on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in the James Weldon Johnson Auditorium
At various points in the history of Coppin State University Fanny Jackson Coppin Day has been observed ...
Posted Friday, September 19th 2014 at 10:45AM
Following the success of Kentucky State University’s ongoing 100 Days of Pay It Forward Frankfort campaign, the Lexington Alumni Chapter will launch its own campaign.
Representatives from the Lexington Chapter of the KSU National Alumni Associatio ...
Posted Friday, September 19th 2014 at 9:37AM
Posted by Elise Durham
Black Entertainment Television and Morehouse College are proud to present Reclaim: Changing the Narrative of Black Men in the Media, a panel discussion and town hall meeting.
The event will occur Friday, September 19, 20 ...
Posted Thursday, September 18th 2014 at 5:45PM
The number of billionaires grew by 7 percent over the past year, but the number of billionaires crossing the $10 billion threshold remains a rarified event.
According to the 2014 Billionaire Census published by Wealth X and UBS, there are 2,325 bi ...
Posted Thursday, September 18th 2014 at 10:11AM
By Maria Saporta
What a week it has been for Valerie Montgomery Rice.
She was inaugurated as the sixth president of the Morehouse School of Medicine (and its first woman president) during a multi-day series of events that would be exhausting fo ...
Posted Monday, September 15th 2014 at 6:14PM
By Blake Hannon
Before Sommore found the time to talk to us, comedy lost one of its most groundbreaking performers when Joan Rivers died last week at age 81.
Even though they are from different generations and may have attracted different audi ...
Posted Monday, September 15th 2014 at 2:03PM
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the charity run by Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates and his wife, announced Wednesday that it would be donating $50 million toward fighting the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
This marks the largest ...
Posted Friday, September 12th 2014 at 3:44PM
Online event registration is now open for America Recycles Day, a national initiative of Keep America Beautiful (KAB), the nation’s leading nonprofit that builds and sustains vibrant communities.
America Recycles Day, which takes place annually on ...
Posted Wednesday, September 10th 2014 at 2:03PM
Russell Simmons is no stranger to the fashion industry. His Phat Farm label was one of the top urban brands in the 90s and early aughts. Now, Simmons is going a little less street and a little more collegiate with his Argyleculture m ...
Posted Wednesday, September 10th 2014 at 11:01AM
Football is back, and Coors Light returns to kick off the 2014 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Classics season with the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Challenge.
Posted Tuesday, September 9th 2014 at 5:33PM
New York, New York - On August 1, 2014 Mr. Kevin Byrd announced his campaign to continue to raise awareness of prostate cancer and early detection initiatives on a global scale. Award Winning Actor and Producer Kevin Byrd Annual Reminder September is ...
Posted Wednesday, September 3rd 2014 at 12:22PM
Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks that have been sitting unseen for years in two warehouses — in Detroit and New York City — have been sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett, th ...
Posted Tuesday, September 2nd 2014 at 6:45PM
Anansi, the Ghanaian folk hero and spider-man who is the central character in countless West African and Caribbean fables, proves an influential muse for the eight Black women artists who comprise the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art exhibition Bri ...
Posted Tuesday, September 2nd 2014 at 6:40PM
Celebrating 50 years of the Civil Rights Act
Long Island Black Pride Weekend
SECOND ANNUAL LONG ISLAND AFRICAN AMERICAN-CARIBBEAN PARADE & FESTIVAL SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2014 AT 10:00AM
A DAY TO C ...
Posted Wednesday, August 27th 2014 at 11:20PM
Leeds School of Business
MBA Admissions Events
Tuesday, September 16th
Thursday, September 18th
Join Leeds School of Business MBA Admissions Representatives for two Information Sessions in Atlanta, GA. Learn the details of what makes the Leeds ...
Posted Tuesday, August 26th 2014 at 11:36AM