Freeport, New York - Small Business Saturday is being touted across Towns, Counties, and States across America. One regional chamber of Commerce in NY State Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. recently installed its Suffolk County ...
Posted Sunday, May 1st 2016 at 5:46PM
Black Businesses are growing nationally in the Black Community, and African American Chambers Commerce across the nation are at the forefront of building America’s next movement. Black Business organizations have their roots in the National Black Bus ...
Posted Thursday, April 28th 2016 at 2:29PM
New York, New York - Author, Speaker and Veteran Television Journalist Cheryl Wills from NY1 News is telling the powerful story about her enslaved ancestor who fought for his freedom as a Soldier during The Civil War. Her great, great, great grandfat ...
Posted Thursday, April 28th 2016 at 9:35AM
Watch out major record labels! Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU), an HBCU located in Daytona Beach, Florida, launched a new student-run record label, HBCU Records, in 2015, which promises to deliver top talent by focusing on the lost art of "artist d ...
Posted Wednesday, April 27th 2016 at 2:01PM
Founding director of the first & only HBCU in the South to offer specifically a BFA degree in dance
The founding director of ASU’s Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Dance program has been selected as a mentor in the Dance/USA Institute for Leadership ...
Posted Tuesday, April 26th 2016 at 5:35PM
The younger generation of royals, Prince William, his wife Kate and his brother Prince Harry, hosted President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle for dinner Friday at Kensington Palace in London.
The Obamas arrived at Kensington Palace in rainy ...
Posted Saturday, April 23rd 2016 at 9:09AM
Harriet Tubman and President Andrew Jackson lived on opposite sides of the American experience.
Tubman, a black woman, escaped slavery to become a conductor on the Underground Railroad, risking her life to lead slaves to freedom. Jackson, the son ...
Posted Thursday, April 21st 2016 at 2:22PM
Photo: Cameraman and Morehouse Man Alfeo Dixon ’90 sets up a shot during filming of “The Yard.”
By ADD SEYMOUR JR. — Over recent weeks, Morehouse has been the site of a NASA building in 1960s Virginia and a fictional, contemporary public historica ...
Posted Thursday, April 21st 2016 at 10:12AM
Join Steve Harvey, nationally acclaimed star of television, radio and film, who will host a news conference at Alabama State University on Saturday (April 2), at 6 p.m.at the ASU Stadium on its football field.
Harvey will be joined by ASU Presiden ...
Posted Thursday, March 31st 2016 at 12:16PM
Alabama State University's National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture is hosting a special Black History Month program examining a modern-day tragedy, which is the lynching of Elmore Bolling.
The event is free and ...
Posted Tuesday, February 16th 2016 at 2:40PM
Courtesy of BlackNews.com
Students and parents looking for financial aid to help pay for college are rejoicing about the release of a new 67-page book entitled, Get That Money, Honey! Top 101+ Scholarships (and Internships) for African Americans a ...
Posted Tuesday, February 2nd 2016 at 12:08PM
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Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick had been called a “Super Doctor” and named among “America’s Best Physicians” by national publications long before he was unanimously elected Howard U ...
Posted Monday, February 1st 2016 at 6:53PM
We are excited to announce a partnership between Tech Giant - Symantec and The HBCU mega site - HBCUConnect.com, inviting HBCU alumni and African American professionals on the West Coast (or traveling to the area) to an evening of networking at Symantec's beautiful Headquarters in Mountain View, California Headquarters! Click to find out more. ...
Posted Monday, February 1st 2016 at 1:41AM
Holly Adrienne Hogrobrooks, civil rights pioneer who helped to organize Houston’s first sit-in on March 4, 1960, died January 22 after a lengthy illness. Her efforts helped pave the path to end segregation in Houston. She was 75.
Hogrobrooks, was ...
Posted Friday, January 29th 2016 at 2:13PM