HBCU CONNECT partners with Merck for novel approach to health
Alliance will connect black audience with targeted lifestyle and health information
COLUMBUS, Ohio – HBCU CONNECT (www.hbcuconnect.com), the trusted source for community engagement and ...
Posted Thursday, October 2nd 2014 at 5:20AM
Two-time Grammy® Award winner LL COOL J will come to Washington, DC in November to host Thurgood Marshall College Fund's (TMCF) 26th Annual Awards Gala, announced its President & CEO, Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. Over 1,500 "Who's Who" from the Washington, ...
Posted Tuesday, September 30th 2014 at 1:11PM
Medgar Evers College and the New Legacy Leaders Project invite the community to a special panel discussion on mental health and well-being. The New Legacy Leaders Project, “an innovative wellness and prosperity initiative, dedicated to raising awaren ...
Posted Monday, September 22nd 2014 at 5:25PM
WHO: The Harris-Stowe Players at Harris-Stowe State University.
WHAT: “Jazz, Jive & Jam” A Celebration of the Poetry & Prose of Langston Hughes, starring three-time Emmy winner Bobby Norfolk and nationally known comedian and vocalist David Graham ...
Posted Monday, September 22nd 2014 at 5:11PM
On September 26th, see Academy Award Winner Denzel Washington like you've never seen him before in the upcoming action thriller directed by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day).
Before it hits theaters, check out the action packed trailer below!
Posted Monday, September 22nd 2014 at 4:31PM
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