Today, the Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-La.), and the Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee, Congressman John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.), issued the following statement in response to Presiden ...
Posted Tuesday, May 9th 2017 at 5:58PM
by Madeline Farber
Courtesy of Fortune Magazine
Ellen Latham never thought her love of fitness would result in owning one of the fastest-growing businesses in the United States.
Latham, who owns a boutique fitness chain called Orangetheory, ha ...
Posted Thursday, May 4th 2017 at 5:21PM
Tiffany and Company is accepting applications for its 2017 Tiffany Academy for Excellence and Diversity in Retail Leadership, an exciting program for high-potential early to mid-career professionals who want to become the next generation of retail leaders at Tiffany.
To be a retail leader at Tiff ...
Posted Wednesday, May 3rd 2017 at 6:01PM
AdFellows Program - HBCUConnect.com has teamed up with several companies to provide this excellent 8-month fellowship opportunity for college graduates, alumni, and those looking to make a career change to the marketing industry!
The AdFellows program is your chance to start a career in ...
Posted Friday, April 28th 2017 at 9:00PM
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
Dallas, Texas welcomes some of the countries most elite high-school seniors for a chance to showcase their talent to many fans, various media outlets, and high-status evaluators.
The All-American game is must attend event for sports fanatics that ...
Posted Friday, March 24th 2017 at 1:23PM
By Natalie McGill (Redacted Tonight)
Believe it or not, when Trump signed an executive order to support historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) those were not fake smiles from the HBCU leaders standing behind him. Across the country, HBCUs such are facing dwindling funds and resourc ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 6:35PM
Marriage is already an exercise in compromise and communication, but how do you cope when your spouse is bipolar?
We all experience ups and downs: it’s a normal part of life. A person with bipolar disorder, however, is experiencing these highs and ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 6:16PM
When we discuss domestic violence, it is often assumed that the victims are women. And the statistics are truly traumatic. The less-told story is that a striking number of men are victims, too, suffering physical, mental and sexual abuse in both hete ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 6:13PM
Can we teach children how to spot it in themselves?
Every parent knows the telltale signs of a good ol’ temper tantrum: There’s often screaming, tears, maybe some flailing of arms and legs as they lay on the floor of a public place.
But when t ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 6:10PM
By Leslie N. Pollard, Ph.D, D.Min, MBA, president of Oakwood University
Nothing is more mission critical for 21st century organizations than leadership that has the technical, conceptual, and interpersonal skills demanded in our competitive environments.
Within the interpersonal domain, we wan ...
Posted Thursday, March 23rd 2017 at 5:49PM
Microsoft Is Hiring!
Microsoft is a place to experience exciting and innovative technology, you’ll be working at a global scale alongside the best and brightest talents. We offer numerous opportunities for career development that consist of professional and personal development programs. As an or ...
Posted Friday, March 17th 2017 at 8:40PM
Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) released the following statement after President Trump announced his Executive Order entitled “Promoting excellence, innovation, and sustainability at historically black colleges and universities”.
“Today, President Trump, like every president since Jimmy Carter, ...
Posted Wednesday, March 1st 2017 at 1:46PM
Langston University president Dr. Kent J. Smith, Jr. visited the White House on Monday for the HBCU roundtable. Eighty-eight institutional presidents traveled to Washington, D.C. for the Fly-In and met with a number of constituents including the foll ...
Posted Wednesday, March 1st 2017 at 1:39PM
Congressman John Conyers, Jr (MI-14) today released the following statement:
“Last night, the Department of Education published a press release with a quote from Secretary of Education Betsy Devos that is shocking and insulting. In her statement, ...
Posted Tuesday, February 28th 2017 at 2:31PM
WHEN: Wed. - Sat. at 7 p.m.; with special school matinees at 10 a.m. on Feb. 14-16.
WHERE: ASU's Leila Barlow Theatre in the Tullibody Fine Arts Building; corner N. University & S. Jackson.
INFO: To make reservations, buy tickets or more info, call ...
Posted Monday, February 13th 2017 at 4:41PM
When: Saturday, March 18, 2017
Times: 6:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. (Silent Auction Reception @ 6:00 PM / Gala @ 7:00 PM)
Location: Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Allen University will be hosti ...
Posted Friday, February 10th 2017 at 4:53PM
A Bowie State University genetics professor, who is “in search of the skeletal muscle foundation of youth,” was named a 2017 Emerging Scholar by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, recognizing her research achievements and positive impacts outside of the classroom.
Dr. Tyesha Burks is part of a ...
Posted Thursday, February 2nd 2017 at 6:34PM
A new book wins a national award that honors the “stories of women and those who tell them”
A Montgomery resident who is the chairwoman of Alabama State University's Department of Languages and Literatures, Dr. Jacqueline Trimble, has won a natio ...
Posted Monday, January 30th 2017 at 12:24PM
An ASU assistant professor was recently honored as a recipient of a national award that recognizes millennial “influencers.” ASU's Dr. Yvette Holmes, an assistant professor of Marketing, has distinguished herself and the University upon being awarded as one of the "Top 35 Millennial Influencers of A ...
Posted Friday, January 27th 2017 at 2:11PM
Courtesy of DiversityInc.com
Published December 15, 2016
By Sheryl Estrada of DiversityInc.com
An analysis of hair and beauty products marketed to Black women found that approximately 1,177 products contain more potentially harmful ingredients than products promoted to the general public.
Posted Thursday, December 15th 2016 at 11:49AM
WHAT: Montgomery Bus Boycott's 'Mass Meetings' 61st Anniversary Celebrated!
WHEN: Monday, Dec. 5, at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, 454 Dexter Ave. Alabama State University
The 61st anniversary of the Montgomery Bus B ...
Posted Wednesday, November 30th 2016 at 4:49PM