The Origins & Purpose of Black History Month
WHEN: Tuesday (Feb. 12) 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: ASU's Levi Watkins Learning Center (ASU Library) Lecture Hall on its first-floor (off of N. University Dr.).
As the nation celebrates Black History Month, join us at Alabama State University on Tues ...
Posted Monday, February 11th 2019 at 8:47PM
The salt helps melt ice even if it’s freezing, and the sand keeps salt in place. But they can really inflict some major punishment upon a vehicle, See these tips from Nationwide for protecting it.
Posted Friday, February 8th 2019 at 9:01PM
Under the leadership of the Office of the Provost, Oakwood University has planned a variety of activities for the observance of Black History Month 2019.
Events are planned with a strong education component, about the African American experience t ...
Posted Thursday, January 31st 2019 at 6:49PM
Over $1.6 Million Distributed to HBCUs During Black History Month
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA), in partnership with the Educational Advancement Foundation (EAF), has pledged an endowment in the amount of $100,000 to Shaw Un ...
Posted Thursday, January 31st 2019 at 6:09PM
Send Reporters to Cover Friday's Opening Reception & Saturday's Market Place @ ASU. Art Exhibit Starts at ASU and Tours Alabama for it's Bicentennial Celebration. Celebrating Alabama’s History and the African-Americans Who Made it.
WHEN: Friday @ ...
Posted Thursday, January 31st 2019 at 4:46PM
Sen. Kamala Harris, a Howard alumna, dropped by after announcing her Presidential campaign.
Steven J. Gaither
What do when you just announced your bid for president of the United States? If you are Senator Kamala Harris, you got to ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 at 2:43PM
By Tanasia Kenney -
The 11-year-old prodigy accepted into Southern University, an historically black university, on a full-ride scholarship last year just started his full semester of classes at the Louisiana college, and he couldn’t be more thrilled.
Although much younger than his unde ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 at 2:29PM
Achievement First invites passionate current and future educators to join us for the 2019-20 school year. We’re looking for people who have incredibly high standards and who will do whatever it takes to work with amazing students in some of the best schools around, and to stop at nothing to help the ...
Posted Friday, January 18th 2019 at 5:17PM
After being turned down flat by superstar Rihanna, the beleaguered network can't pay Black performers to come on stage for the show on Feb. 3. In the two years since Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the national anthem in protest of police violence against Blacks, massive boycotts of the NFL by Blacks have occurred. He was later blackballed from the racist league. Kaepernick has not yet returned to the field, but has managed to garner waves of support from a slew of notable celebrities and musicians. So far on the list of artists who've said no are: Cardi B, Usher, Mary J. Blige and Andre 3000 ...
Posted Thursday, December 20th 2018 at 3:40PM
On March 2, 2019, The 1619 National Celebration of Black Women will spearhead a one-day, one-time national event commemorating the 400th year since the first African captives arrived in Jamestown, Virginia in 1619.
The mission is to celebrate the ...
Posted Tuesday, December 18th 2018 at 8:26PM
The track and field at Alcorn State University have been named in honor of one of the university's most celebrated sports legends.
The Mildrette Netter White Track and Field Naming Ceremony was held Friday, Nov. 16 on the green space between the S ...
Posted Wednesday, November 28th 2018 at 2:11PM
WHEN: Saturday (Dec. 1) at Noon - 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: ASU's Tullibody Hall Theatre Bld. & at ASU's Rosa Parks Statue (building & statue on corner of N. University & S. Jackson).
Join Alabama State University on Saturday at noon as it honors Ros ...
Posted Wednesday, November 28th 2018 at 1:18PM
By Cortney Moore|Black Bride
Meigan and Reginald met while they were in undergrad at Spelman and Morehouse College during 2012. After spending six lovely years together, this happy couple solidified their commitment in front of all their fami ...
Posted Monday, November 19th 2018 at 11:59AM
The company is also making a handful of other major changes to its content moderation efforts
Facebook’s founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Photo: Reuters
Facebook Inc. chief executive officer (CEO) Mark Zuckerberg said the company is taking more drastic measures to reduce the spr ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 4:40PM
Contact: Jack Bailey
West Virginia State University (WVSU) honored Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame member and WVSU basketball legend Earl Lloyd with the naming of a street on campus in his honor d ...
Posted Friday, November 16th 2018 at 3:27PM