Long Island, New York – On May 16, 2017 Ron Busby, Sr. the President and CEO of the US Black Chambers, Inc. will be keynoting the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Regional Chamber Leadership Conference. The Conference will be he ...
Posted Thursday, April 27th 2017 at 2:15PM
We know we can’t trust everything we read online, but how can we determine what to believe?
Join NPR's Joshua Johnson along with a panel of experts to discuss how we can all be more critical news consumers.
Tuesday, May ...
Posted Thursday, April 27th 2017 at 12:22PM
Hollywood comes home to Fort Valley as actress Karan Kendrick is featured as the Fort Valley State University Commencement speaker. Kendrick has starred in movies and television shows that top the box office and Nielsen rankings, from the blockbusters like The Hunger Games and iconic films like Tyle ...
Posted Thursday, April 27th 2017 at 11:17AM
Today, we’re talking about challenging ourselves… growing through artistic expression as well as education endveavors.
An accomplished student from Paine College, Sheila Paige, is not your typical college student. Hear her impressive story as a working mom juggling those responsibilities with h ...
Posted Thursday, April 27th 2017 at 10:57AM
JTCC to hold 49th annual commencement ceremony on May 12
By Contributed Report
CHESTERFIELD — John Tyler Community College will hold its 49th annual commencement ceremony on Friday, May 12, at 6:30 p.m. The ceremony will take place in the Multipurpose building at Virginia State University, lo ...
Posted Thursday, April 27th 2017 at 10:40AM
by University of the District of Columbia - College of Arts and Sciences
Date and Time
Fri, April 28, 2017
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM EDT
University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Theater of ...
Posted Tuesday, April 25th 2017 at 11:00AM
Could this be a cure for cancer?
by Robin White Goode
Last month, Xavier University of Louisiana, a historically black college that sends more black students to medical school than any other college, announced exciting news: A study conducted in Xavier’s Ire ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 11:24AM
Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy, an Obama administration holdover, was asked to resign by the Trump administration on Friday. He was replaced by his deputy, Rear Adm. Sylvia Trent-Adams, one of the first nurses to serve as surgeon general.
Admiral Trent-Adams will for now be in an acting role. As ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:40AM
By Katherine Skiba•Contact Reporter
Former President Barack Obama returns to the public stage Monday morning in a homecoming to the University of Chicago, an event that stands to serve as a warmup for a higher profile in ...
Posted Monday, April 24th 2017 at 10:06AM
Apr 19, 2017
Bill Gates said he hopes President Donald Trump will be "pragmatic" and will rethink his proposed cuts to health spending and foreign aid.
"I’ve talked to him about HIV and how the U.S. shou ...
Posted Thursday, April 20th 2017 at 2:47PM
After 24 amazing rounds of play during the 2017 Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Championship in Torrance, California, the scholars from Oakwood University have emerged as National Champions. This is their third national title after consecutive wins i ...
Posted Friday, April 14th 2017 at 1:44PM
Some of the country’s most skilled jazz bands will display their abilities at Alcorn State University’s acclaimed annual musical showcase.
The 37th annual Alcorn State University Jazz Festival will be held Saturday, April 22 at the Vicksburg Conve ...
Posted Friday, April 14th 2017 at 1:28PM
Scholarships available for undergraduate and graduate students to attend
Johnson C. Smith University will host members of Charlotte’s technology, design, business and leadership communities for the ninth Charlotte Startup Weekend, April 28-30, 201 ...
Posted Friday, April 14th 2017 at 1:25PM
It's all Part of the Annual Robert & Jean Graetz Symposium Sponsored by ASU's National Center. They will Discuss Challenges that Impact Native Americans, Hispanics, African-Americans & Others.
WHEN: April 13, (Thursday) from 9:30 a.m. - noon.
Posted Friday, April 7th 2017 at 1:36PM
Queens, NY – March 30, 2017 – On March 28 2017 LIAACC New York State’s largest African American Chamber Ladie's of LIAACC celebrated National Women’s Month “Women by honoring three extraordinary women whose work serves as a shining example of the work the distinguished work women are doing in their ...
Posted Thursday, April 6th 2017 at 11:41AM