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 ...
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
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history — from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé — charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Watch the Mini-Series Event Tuesday November 22 at 8/7c only on PBS. Click to learn more.
Posted Monday, November 21st 2016 at 8:11PM
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history - from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé - charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise.
Posted Friday, November 11th 2016 at 7:59PM
Jimelle Levon’s career as designer was inspired by the struggles he faced growing up. As a child, the Columbus, Ohio native once lived in a homeless shelter with his mother. He turned to his love of fashion in his teenage years, designing dresses in ...
Posted Wednesday, November 9th 2016 at 2:44PM
U.S. employers posted slightly more job openings in September, a likely sign that the steady job gains of recent months could continue.
The Labor Department said that job openings edged up to 5.49 million in September, a modest increase from 5.45 ...
Posted Tuesday, November 8th 2016 at 12:23PM
Thurgood Marshall College Fund - S.M.A.R.T. Scholarship For Service Program
The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathema ...
Posted Friday, November 4th 2016 at 8:10PM
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history — from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé — charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Watch the Mini-Series Event Tuesday November 15 & 22 at 8/7c only on PBS. Click to learn more.
Posted Friday, November 4th 2016 at 7:34PM
Today, Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) released the following statement regarding National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Week.
“As a proud two time graduate of North Carolina A&T University and a retired professor of for ...
Posted Wednesday, October 26th 2016 at 8:00PM
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) and United Nations Association of t ...
Posted Tuesday, October 25th 2016 at 1:08PM
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
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
Intel's Finance organization is hiring!
Intel corporation is looking for Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelors of Science (BS), or Master of Business Administration (MBA) candidates who can start work full time in 2016.
For consideration, please submit resumes directly to Intel at http://hbcuconnec ...
Posted Wednesday, September 28th 2016 at 2:19PM
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