By Mary Riddell
With $80 billion, Bill Gates is the world’s richest man. So how does he spend his money? What makes his life worthwhile? And is his a happy marriage? Mary Riddell spends three months with the Microsoft billionaire to find the answers.
Microbes fascinate Bill Gates. On ...
Posted Friday, October 21st 2016 at 10:49AM
by: Jonathan Borge
The red carpet isn’t a place you’ll often find Oprah Winfrey, but when she does decide to pose on the step and repeat, it’s surely unforgettable.
That’s what happened on Monday in Los Angeles, where the 62-year-old talk show host and multi-media mogul headed to Tinseltow ...
Posted Wednesday, October 19th 2016 at 12:03PM
Miss UVI, Che-Raina Warner, 2016-2017 queen of the University of the Virgin Islands, used her extraordinary grace, intelligence and talent with the spoken word to win the title of Miss National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall of Fame – becoming the second Miss UVI to achieve that distinguished hono ...
Posted Monday, October 17th 2016 at 3:12PM
The National Society of Black Engineers Dallas/Ft. Worth Present ... A Walk For Education
Goal: To increase awareness of the opportunities available through education particularly in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics ...
Posted Monday, October 10th 2016 at 4:02PM
YOUR WORLD WEATHER NEWS
Over 1.4 million lost power as hurricane Matthew blasted the Atlantic Coast at the border of Georgia and South Carolina. The powerful storm was seriously about it's landing with winds blowing at 7 ...
Posted Saturday, October 8th 2016 at 11:54AM
By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief
With the Howard University School Of Communications celebrating its 45th anniversary last month and speculations of a new School of Communications’ building to be built in the near future, the school will now be having a new name: the Cathy Hughes School of Comm ...
Posted Thursday, October 6th 2016 at 2:26PM
As “The Hampton Roads Show” highlights historically black colleges and universities, this week, Hampton University Assistant Professor Shonda Buchanan appeared as a guest for her remarkable literary works.
Buchanan has taught English and Foreign ...
Posted Tuesday, October 4th 2016 at 3:07PM
Central State University President Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond asked 17 female students to help her celebrate being honored as a 2016 Woman of Distinction by the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio. The awards reception, which occurred at the Benjamin and Ma ...
Posted Tuesday, October 4th 2016 at 2:33PM
The Robert W. Coleman School in Baltimore came up with a brilliant alternative to detention. Instead, they have a Mindful Moment Room, a brightly colored “Oasis of calm” room that looks about as far as you can get from the traditional windowless ...
Posted Monday, October 3rd 2016 at 2:35PM
Student loan debt and managing repayment after graduation is a major burden for many new college graduates and professionals already in their careers. It is a topic of national concern and impacts career choices, college completion rates, family economic health and America’s global competitiveness. ...
Posted Friday, September 30th 2016 at 2:41PM
What's up to all of our HBCU family out there! We wanted to let you know that we just posted our list of 2016 HBCU Homecoming Games and HBCU Classics on our website! Be sure to check out the dates and let your friends and family know about the festivities. Also let us know if you see any necessary c ...
Posted Wednesday, September 28th 2016 at 3:07PM
Texas Southern University is well represented in the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) in Washington, D.C., with a painting from John Biggers, founder of TSU’s Art Department; sketches from TSU alumnus K ...
Posted Friday, September 23rd 2016 at 2:22PM
The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, an exciting initiative begun in 2014, is now seeking U.S. –based colleges and universities to implement six-week Academic and Leadership Institutes in summer of 2017.
University partners will host 25 Fellows in mid-June through July 2 ...
Posted Wednesday, September 21st 2016 at 3:01PM
Long Island, New York - On Tuesday, September 27, 2016, the first special guest that will be appearing live on COLBY’s CORNER is Mr. Phil Andrews. Audiences will be able to tune in Live on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by logging on to www.madhousetv ...
Posted Monday, September 19th 2016 at 8:04AM