The Red Sox have hired Bianca Smith as a Minor League coach, making her the first Black woman to serve as a coach in the history of professional baseball.
A report first surfaced in The Boston Globe that the Red Sox were adding ...
Posted Thursday, March 4th 2021 at 2:21PM
NEW YORK — As part of NBA All-Star 2021, the NBA today announced additional details regarding the NBA family’s collective support for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and communities of color disproportionately impacted by COVID-19. As p ...
Posted Thursday, March 4th 2021 at 1:50PM
ASU seniors Rachel Williams and Hali Cameron are among 12 chosen nationally for this ambitious project.
Hearst Magazines has selected two Alabama State University students to be part of its ambitious new national project to report on the lifelon ...
Posted Wednesday, March 3rd 2021 at 11:35PM
The governors of Texas and Mississippi announced today that they would be lifting their states' mask mandates and rolling back many of their Covid-19 health mandates, just one day after the CDC warned against complacency with the threat of emerging c ...
Posted Tuesday, March 2nd 2021 at 6:51PM
Today is World Teen Mental Wellness Day, a day that aims to "raise greater awareness of mental health issues among teens, as well as provide education about removing stigmas surrounding preventative mental health."
Created by Hollister in partners ...
Posted Tuesday, March 2nd 2021 at 4:24PM
Reskill Americans is launching tuition-free online software development training for historically underrepresented minorities throughout the U.S. Unlike other coding programs, Reskill Americans is solving the problem of access by eliminating typical ...
Posted Monday, March 1st 2021 at 4:55PM
Gaithersburg, Md – Feb. 23, 2021 – Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company, is pleased to announce a $10 million scholarship initiative for its U.S. frontline employees and their dependents. The program—administered by the United Ne ...
Posted Friday, February 26th 2021 at 6:09PM
BETHESDA, MD – The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation together with Howard University announced today the establishment of the Marriott-Sorenson Center for Hospitality Leadership in honor of Marriott International’s (NASDAQ: MAR) beloved pre ...
Posted Friday, February 26th 2021 at 6:00PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. (Feb. 26, 2021) – KeShawn Sanders, an alumnus of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (CAHSS) at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, was selected as one of three inaugural first-place winners o ...
Posted Friday, February 26th 2021 at 5:55PM
ASHBURN, VA – FanDuel Group and the Washington Football Team, on the heels of their mobile sports betting market access partnership launch in Virginia in January, announced today a one-million-dollar contribution to the United Negro College Fund (UNC ...
Posted Friday, February 26th 2021 at 5:52PM
The United Negro College Fund is teaming up with Bond & Play to bring us the One HBCU Fest!
According to UNCF, this event is slated to be a "groundbreaking series of ideas summits that showcases next-gen African American innovators and entrepreneu ...
Posted Friday, February 26th 2021 at 5:43PM
For the first time ever, the UCLA football team is scheduled to face not one but two HBCUs during their 2022 and 2023 season. Both Alabama State and North Carolina Central will face off with UCLA on their home field at the Rose Bowl Stadium. To find ...
Posted Thursday, February 25th 2021 at 8:19PM
You are invited to join us for "Communicate to Connect" - a complimentary webinar presented by Hartford Funds.
Join Ryan Sullivan from Hartford Funds' Applied Insights team for tips and tricks on communicating effectively, making valuable connecti ...
Posted Thursday, February 25th 2021 at 5:57PM
Boise Idaho based artist OuterSpaceAce, is a unique hip-hop artist that always seems to leave a stamp on his audience with his diverse arsenal of music. Auto tune or no tune, it never matters with him he still stays true to his hip-hop roots deliveri ...
Posted Thursday, February 25th 2021 at 4:26PM
GRAPHISOFT®, the global leader in Building Information Modeling (BIM) software solutions for architecture has formed a new partnership with 400 FORWARD, a national non-profit organization, aimed to support young black women seeking a career in archit ...
Posted Thursday, February 25th 2021 at 3:38PM