Systems engineer Arlyne Simon manages the development of supercomputers used in everything from aerospace to biomedical engineering. She says the only thing better than having interesting, challenging work is having a great team to do the work with. “Knowing that my work is able to span across many ..." ...
Posted Thursday, July 29th 2021 at 7:36PM
Alabama State was one of 580 high school, junior college and college programs recognized by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) for their work in the classroom.
The Hornets, the only member from the Southwestern Athletic Conference (S ...
Posted Thursday, July 29th 2021 at 1:53PM
The Hampton University Museum is will receive $75,000 from the African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund to assist with the preservation of Charles White's historic 1943 mural “The Contribution of the Negro to Democracy in America.” The grant wi ...
Posted Thursday, July 29th 2021 at 1:50PM
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, in partnership with the Educational Advancement Foundation (EAF), has presented its third round of endowment funds in the amount of $1.6 million to 35 additional HBCUs as part of a four-year fundraising camp ...
Posted Thursday, July 29th 2021 at 1:48PM
Yet another HBCU has opted to use CARES Act funds to helps its students when it comes to paying for school. Tougaloo College recently announced that their students will be able to benefit from CARES Act funds. To read more about the go ...
Posted Wednesday, July 28th 2021 at 2:13PM
Several HBCUs have been coming out and announcing the ways in which they will help accommodate students before they return for their first semester on campus since the start of the pandemic. Just last week, Clark Atlanta University announced that the ...
Posted Wednesday, July 28th 2021 at 2:05PM
Hampton University recently announced a new partnership with JetBlue as part of their University Gateway Program, becoming just the ninth institution to partner with JetBlue and the first Historically Black College or University (HBCU) to do so.
Posted Wednesday, July 28th 2021 at 1:45PM
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Delaware State University’s Dr. Gabriel Gwanmesia a three-year $672,000 HBCU Excellence in Research grant in support of mantle mineral research.
Dr. Gwanmesia, a Professor of Physics and Engineers, ...
Posted Tuesday, July 27th 2021 at 2:49PM
WASHINGTON D.C.—The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars (TWC) has announced that Kimberly Churches will become its fourth president
effective Oct. 18, 2021. Churches, who will be the first female chief executive officer in TWC’s ...
Posted Tuesday, July 27th 2021 at 2:45PM
ATLANTA (July 26, 2021) To address the financial hardships that have taken a toll on students and families over the last year, Spelman College cleared outstanding student balances from AY 2020-2021, an action made possible by the receipt of funds fro ...
Posted Tuesday, July 27th 2021 at 2:25PM
NASA has awarded Alabama State University a grant totaling more than $1 million dollars to enhance minority engineering programs, experimental research and more. ASU is one of only six minority-based colleges and universities across the nation to rec ...
Posted Tuesday, July 27th 2021 at 12:58PM
The Tuskegee University Board of Trustees proudly announced today that interim President Dr. Charlotte Morris has been elected the ninth president of Tuskegee University, effective August 1, 2021. The Board sought the input of a myriad of internal an ...
Posted Monday, July 26th 2021 at 5:30PM
The HBCU Executive Leadership Institute (HBCU ELI) at Clark Atlanta University, today announced its first honorary fellow, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. Funded in large part by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), HBCU ELI aims to serve as an ...
Posted Monday, July 26th 2021 at 2:08PM
The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta has announced a partnership to support the launch and growth of the National Black Bank Foundation (NBBF), whose Co-Founder and General Counsel is Ashley D. Bell (pictured). The Community Foundation is ser ...
Posted Monday, July 26th 2021 at 2:06PM
Yet another HBCU is changing the lives of its students financially! Last week, Clark Atlanta University announced that Spring 2020- Summer 2021 student account balances would be cleared and taken care of by the school! To read more about this story, ...
Posted Monday, July 26th 2021 at 2:01PM