Alabama State University’s Levi Watkins Learning Center (LWLC) is featuring a new exhibit titled "Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Alabama State University Connection."
On display on the first floor of the LWLC until September 2016, the three-pane ...
Posted Monday, May 23rd 2016 at 2:46PM
Growing up in the suburbs of Baltimore, Dan Carter and Julian Porto bonded over video games and their mutual love of computers. Years later, Dan works as a software engineer; Julian is an IT support consultant. In their free time, they collaborate to ...
Posted Thursday, May 12th 2016 at 10:26AM
Written from the life, experiences and wisdom of Joseph Amamoo, ‘Racism: A Global problem’ is one of the only books on the market to take a raw, frank and unbiased look at boundless toxicity of racism. Covering everything from its origins to racism’s ...
Posted Thursday, May 12th 2016 at 9:51AM
A team of Cleveland teens just won the FIRST Robotics World Championship, in a championship competition that included 20,000 students from 42 countries. Youth Technology Academy Team 120: Cleveland’s Team, along with students from Illinois, Californi ...
Posted Tuesday, May 10th 2016 at 1:26PM
Congratulations to the graduating Class of 2016 of Huston-Tillotson University!
Thanks for inviting me. To President Colette Pierce Burnette and Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Archibald Vanderpuye (VAN-der-poy) and the talente ...
Posted Tuesday, May 10th 2016 at 11:48AM
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined Harry at a sledge hockey exhibition game at Ryerson University’s Mattamy Athletic Centre.
By Michael Robinson Staff Reporter
Mon., May 2, 2016
The skirl of bagpipes and screams of excitement w ...
Posted Wednesday, May 4th 2016 at 2:28AM
S.B. Fuller taught economic empowerment and entrepreneurship to African Americans in the height of segregation. A lot can be learned from his life experiences, he believed in the concept of African Americans establishing exceptional businesses that ...
Posted Wednesday, May 4th 2016 at 12:08AM
Alcorn State University students, faculty, staff, legislators and community leaders gathered to help the School of Education and Psychology celebrate their momentous achievement.
The School celebrated becoming the first historically black college ...
Posted Tuesday, May 3rd 2016 at 2:04PM
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