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
Oakwood University's Department of Communication is schedule to host award-winning actress Erika Alexander for the Dykes-Rivers Lecture Series on September 15 at 7:00 p.m., in the Peters Media Center Studio. The event is free to the public.
In add ...
Posted Tuesday, September 13th 2016 at 4:28PM
On Saturday, October 22, 2016, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated – Omicron Tau Omega and Chi Omicron Omega Chapters—in partnership with SW Diversity and Inclusion Committee of Houston Community College (HCC) will host an International Festival ...
Posted Tuesday, September 13th 2016 at 4:25PM
On Friday, September 16, Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, will serve as honorary host of a distinguished panel of Historically Black College and University (HBCU) presidents. The panel will also feature media personality and HBCU alum, Terrance J. This d ...
Posted Monday, September 12th 2016 at 1:40PM
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) in partnership with Apple is proud to present the Apple HBCU Scholars Program to outstanding students with a minimum 3.25 GPA who will be graduating between December 2017 and May 2018. Selected Scholars will participate in a 12-week internship during the su ...
Posted Friday, September 9th 2016 at 7:15PM
The application for the 2017 Public Policy & International Affairs Junior Summer Institute is now open.
The PPIA Junior Summer Institute program prepares undergraduates to be competitive candidates for top degree programs in the fields of public p ...
Posted Wednesday, September 7th 2016 at 4:27PM
Greetings from Spotify USA! We are contacting you with an exciting opportunity for HBCU students called The Opening Act || HBCU Conference.
The Opening Act || HBCU Conference is a two-day experience, welcoming eager and talented ...
Posted Friday, September 2nd 2016 at 6:28PM
Join our Regional Diversity Insight Experience, for students who self-identify as Black or Hispanic. During this half day insight event, our sessions will provide you with an overview of the firm and career opportunities and help prepare you to be successful in securing a 2017 summer internship. Youll have the opportunity to meet with our senior leaders from different backgrounds, build your network and participate in personal branding workshops, resume and mock interview sessions designed to position you for career success ...
Posted Thursday, August 25th 2016 at 2:25PM
As part of the One Million Backpack campaign, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Omicron Tau Omega chapter, hosted a Back to School Drive at Prospect Park on August 11, 2016. In conjunction with Hodges Communications Group, Good Clean Fun and ...
Posted Monday, August 22nd 2016 at 1:15PM
ASU Observes 50th Anniversary of Black Power Movement
WHEN: August 26, from 8:30 a.m. through 5 p.m.
WHERE: ASU's National Center, 1345 Carter Hill Road.
LUNCHEON: 12:15 until 1:45 p.m. at Dexter King Memorial Baptist Church, downtown.
Posted Wednesday, August 10th 2016 at 1:43PM
As everyone knows, getting accepted into college and staying in college are 2 separate animals. In today's world, unless you are running on a full scholarship, it takes quite a bit of your own money to attend college. Some people work part-time to st ...
Posted Wednesday, August 3rd 2016 at 3:00PM
Writer and Director Shayla Racquel is currently fundraising for her newest film project, Riverment. Riverment is a short fictional film that explores the evolving fight for Black rights in America and it’s generational toll on families. The film disc ...
Posted Tuesday, August 2nd 2016 at 6:48PM
Paid, Fall Internships! Now is your chance to apply for paid fall internships with the Federal Diversity Internship Initiative! This is your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to intern with the federal government, so apply now! Applications are due July 27, 2016. Accepted students will have a chance to intern for 15 weeks at the: - Federal Aviation Administration - Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - U.S. Department of Treasury - U.S. Census Bureau These positions are fully-funded: students receive a twice-monthly stipend, and some support for travel to and from the internship site. ...
Posted Friday, July 15th 2016 at 1:22PM
Veterans Housing & Career Fair
- Goal is for each homeless veteran to leave with housing & possible employment on that day -
- Sponsored by Alabama State University's Office of Career Services, Family Endeavors, Inc. & the Veterans Administration - ...
Posted Tuesday, July 12th 2016 at 12:44PM
Citywide Anti-Crime Town Hall/Block-Party Event "Taking to the Streets!"
WHEN: July 13, at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Corner of Pleasant & West Jeff Davis Avenue.
Alabama State University's National Public Radio station - WVAS-FM, ASU's Department of Publ ...
Posted Monday, July 11th 2016 at 7:09PM
Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) announced that five education bills were marked up by the House Education and the Workforce Committee last week. One of the bills was introduced by Congresswoman Adams; the HBCU Capital Financing Act (H.R. 5530) w ...
Posted Friday, July 1st 2016 at 7:45PM
Oakwood University is excited to announce its Fall 2016 Registration Incentives!
All new and returning students (full time, traditional program only) who register and financially clear by Thursday, July 28 by 5:00 p.m. (CST) will have the opportu ...
Posted Thursday, June 30th 2016 at 7:20PM
Courtesy of FastCompany.com
By: Lydia Dishman
Analysis of census data ranks the best cities for underrepresented minorities working in tech.
"If the American economy was the Titanic and the iceberg that sank the Titanic was the financial cris ...
Posted Thursday, June 30th 2016 at 4:53PM
In light of her many accolades, Tonille Watkis will represent the state of Connecticut as an ambassador of the national premier pageant for women of color at nationals this August.
Tonille is an alumna of Adelphi University and London Academy of M ...
Posted Thursday, June 30th 2016 at 2:00PM
The Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus Internship Program was created to establish a pipeline of talented HBCU students to Capitol Hill. A recent study commissioned by the Joint Center for Political and Economic Stu ...
Posted Wednesday, June 22nd 2016 at 2:01PM
The Southern Africa Classic Tour is the most complete tour of the wonders of southern Africa. From cosmopolitan Cape Town and Johannesburg in South Africa to the wildlife-rich Chobe National Park in Botswana, to majestic Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, discover the best of southern Africa.
Enjoy th ...
Posted Friday, June 17th 2016 at 6:25PM
The College of Health Sciences at Alabama State University was awarded an $815,000 Maternal and Child Health Pipeline Training Program (MCHPTP) grant to aid and assist children and mothers healthcare,
The Federal grant is from the Maternal and Chi ...
Posted Wednesday, June 15th 2016 at 2:53PM
Does your child wish they were still playing in the band or singing in the choir, even though school is out? Well, good news; Alabama State University’s Department of Music has opened registration for its Middle School Summer Music Camp.
The Music ...
Posted Wednesday, June 15th 2016 at 2:49PM