By Abigail Pesta
7:00AM GMT 25 Nov 2013
As the wife of Bill Gates, Microsoft founder and the richest man on the planet, Melinda Gates could have opted for a life of indulgence. But that would have been far too easy. Abigail Pesta meets her
Posted Friday, December 6th 2013 at 2:59PM
Maya Angelou. Eckhart Tolle. And now Howard Schultz.
The billionaire CEO of Starbucks SBUX +0.63% might not be seem an obvious choice for talk show queen Oprah Winfrey’s Super Soul Sunday self-help show, but that’s where you’ll find him this Sunda ...
Posted Friday, December 6th 2013 at 2:06PM
Today marks the pass over of the Ultimate
King Nelson Mandela. We are better off because
of his sacrifice and efforts towards creating a
more Just World.
Do you know why his life is to be honored?
Take time out to reflect on what he stood f ...
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 6:14PM
It's that time of year again and I'm sure many of you are making final decisions around 2014 budgets, planning and other considerations. Last year's 2013 HBCU & Black Greek Diversity Career Expo event was an amazing success with 100% of respondents p ...
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 2:00PM
Beyoncé's "Move Your Body" video for the NABEF's Let's Move! Flash Workout. Participate at http://www.facebook.com/NABEF and http://www.twitter.com/NABEF
In partnership with the National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation - http://ww ...
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 12:06PM
We are happy to have creative leaders like Jay-Z.
It takes a lot of focus to be the leader and we just
have to honor him and wish him Happy Birthday
and say Thanks.
But his Birthday Present, Mrs. Carter! ShowStopper!
She is the best present an ...
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 12:01PM
Enjoy a night of dancing with the
most important man in a young
girl's life...her daddy!
You're never to old or young to be
"Daddy's princess", so age is not a
factor! All ages welcomed.
There will be pictures available for
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 11:52AM
“The Beauty of a Princess” was the program theme of the inaugural Little Miss and Miss Fashionetta recently sponsored at Matanzas High School by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Chi Delta Omega Chapter, and The Ivy Community Foundation, Inc.
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 11:44AM
By Jura Koncius, Published: December 4 E-mail the writer
Michelle Obama welcomed the 2013 holidays into the White House on Wednesday with military families, hot cider, hand-decorated cookies, a 300-pound gingerbread White House and an extremely ...
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 11:31AM
Academics' Choice today announced the winners of the 2013 Academics' Choice Awards, a prestigious seal of educational quality, reserved only for the best mind-building media and toys. The independent Academics' Choice Awards program and its seal of e ...
Posted Wednesday, December 4th 2013 at 2:15PM
Posted: 11/25/2013 5:56 pm EST
There have been plenty of fancy December covers, including Oprah's glam turn in Vera Wang for O magazine and Jessica Chastain glowing in marigold for Vogue. But our favorite so far is Ladies' Home Journal, which got ...
Posted Tuesday, November 26th 2013 at 4:15PM
Ooh it's so exciting! What a perfect night to
watch Rudolph the Red-Nose Reindeer!
Don't miss this classic TV. Grab your kids and
a cup of Hot Cocoa and snuggle up to the show!
What time you ask? Get the deets here: http://www.tvguide.com/tvsho ...
Posted Tuesday, November 26th 2013 at 3:57PM
Buy An HBCUConnect T-shirt and Automatically donate to the HBCU of your choice. Whether you went to an HBCU or not, if you are passionate about HBCUs, you can get one of our cool T-shirts to not only help support us, but to also support the HBCU of y ...
Posted Tuesday, November 26th 2013 at 12:53PM
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip celebrate their 66th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, having married on Nov. 20, 1947. Here’s a look back at the happy couple through the years: http://o.canada.com/uncategorized/queen-elizabeth-and-prince-philip-ce ...
Posted Tuesday, November 26th 2013 at 11:48AM
Not only are we wishing all of you students a successful end of your Semester. But Thanksgiving
occurs on Thursday November 28th. So we encourage you to use your skills to produce gratitude,
Now for the first time I will dive into the Hanukkah H ...
Posted Monday, November 25th 2013 at 6:03PM
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Posted Monday, November 25th 2013 at 5:08PM
You can do it!
There is time to finish this
year off STRONG.
Those New Year's Resolutions
made at the beginning of 2013
can be fulfilled.
It is time. What time is it? It is time.
Time to show gratitude. Turkey
Get your gift giving s ...
Posted Thursday, November 21st 2013 at 3:28PM
Condoms have never been popular among men, despite the best efforts of teachers and Cosmo. I hope Gates changes that
So, graphene, who's heard of it? I'll admit that I hadn't until this morning, when it was revealed that the Nobel prize-winning " ...
Posted Thursday, November 21st 2013 at 11:03AM
Seven principals honored with Terrel H. Bell Awards for outstanding leadership
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
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U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today honors 286 schools as the 2013 National Bl ...
Posted Tuesday, November 19th 2013 at 1:56PM
Katharine Lackey, USA TODAY
In the wake of Typhoon Haiyan slamming into the Philippines, relief organizations are calling on Americans to donate funds to their efforts. Want to donate to a group not listed below? CharityNavigator.org rates organiz ...
Posted Tuesday, November 19th 2013 at 12:25PM
By Claire Duffin
10:00PM GMT 16 Nov 2013
Melinda Gates, the wife of Bill Gates, the Microsoft founder, is running a £2.7 billion ($4.3 billion) project to provide birth control for an additional 120 million women in some of the world’s poorest ...
Posted Tuesday, November 19th 2013 at 12:15PM