African American Patients Only Have a 23 percent Chance of Finding a Life-Saving Blood Stem Cell Donor Compared to 77percent for White Patients
Be The Match On Campus college chapters formed to help more African Americans find a cure for life-threatening blood cancers and blood disorders
Posted Monday, November 12th 2018 at 5:51PM
Destination HBCU: Ready! Set! Go!
The HBCU Alumni of Cleveland is proud to announce the Destination HBCU (Historically Black College and University) College Fair! This event continues to be the largest HBCU recruitment event in Ohio. It’s m ...
Posted Thursday, November 1st 2018 at 7:06PM
College rivalry may be front and center at the 77th McDonald’s Magic City Classic this Saturday, but the Golden Arches will be on deck to bring together fans who are true to their HBCU. As a brand, McDonald’s is committed to educational empowerment. ...
Posted Wednesday, October 24th 2018 at 8:02PM
Three alumni from the Texas Southern University’s Thurgood Marshall School of Law – Kevin A. Murray, Leonard Ohaebosim and Rodney Jones – will return to the campus during TSU’s homecoming week to premiere a movie for which they served as executive pr ...
Posted Tuesday, October 23rd 2018 at 7:17PM
Halloween is a night of fun and fright, but it does require extra caution when it comes to keeping your little monsters safe. According to Safe Kids Worldwide, “on average, twice as many child pedestrians are killed while walking on Halloween compared to any other day of the year, and more than 70 p ...
Posted Tuesday, October 23rd 2018 at 6:18PM
The Maryland Health and Human Service Committee, chaired by Senator Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, will partner with the National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE), Baltimore Chapter, to host a health workshop on Friday, November 9th 2018 fr ...
Posted Monday, October 22nd 2018 at 5:45PM
13TH ANNUAL DR. DOROTHY I. HEIGHT 2018 GENESIS HBCU COLLEGE FAIR
THE N.E. RECRUITMENT EXCURSION
ATTENTION: ALL HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS COMMUNITY AGENCIES SCHOOL COUNSELORS YOUTH GROUPS CHURCHES PARENTS
FREE EVENT! ADVANC ...
Posted Tuesday, October 16th 2018 at 7:09PM
If you have not already heard about the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), below is information that will help you understand who we are. We are the premier organization for cultivating black engineers and our mission is “to increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers, who ...
Posted Monday, October 15th 2018 at 8:20PM
WHAT: Community Blood Drive with the American Red Cross @ ASU/Give Blood & Get a Free Magic City Classic Football Ticket!
WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE: ASU’s John Garrick Hardy Student Center in its Union Cyber Café Lounge ...
Posted Monday, October 15th 2018 at 6:26PM
According to Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings for 2018-2019, Howard University stood as the lone representative for HBCUs on the list of 1,000 of the top schools in the entire world.
They ranked in as tied for 501st on the list ...
Posted Tuesday, October 2nd 2018 at 4:43PM
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is now hiring multiple positions of need to their organization. As part of their diverse and inclusive environment, The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is where employees are fully engaged and positioned to do their best work in support of the Bank's goals. Te ...
Posted Thursday, September 27th 2018 at 4:45PM
Call for Nominations!
2019 Office of Disease Prevention (ODP) Early-Stage Investigator Lecture
Nominations Due: November 2, 2018, at 11:59 p.m.
Winner Notified: January 15, 2019
Lecture Presentation at the NIH: March 27, 2019
We are p ...
Posted Thursday, September 27th 2018 at 4:36PM
Great News Story on local small businesses & how local/national economics are affecting them. A workshop on new tax laws, financial statements, & valuable networking with small business owners. The event is free and open to all.
WHEN: TODAY (Sept. ...
Posted Thursday, September 27th 2018 at 4:32PM
Inaugural 'American Theatre of Being' Acting Summit Held in Montgomery!
In Tribute to Hollywood Acting & Directing Legend Frank Silvera; Hosted by ASU Legend Dr. Tonea Stewart
The Event Teaches and Continues the Acting Technique that is a Holly ...
Posted Tuesday, September 25th 2018 at 6:32PM
The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders (https://yali.state.gov/mwf/), is now seeking qualified U.S.–based colleges, universities, and organizations to implement six-week Leadership Institutes in summer of 2019.
Institute Partners will host 25 Fellows in mid-June through July ...
Posted Friday, September 14th 2018 at 8:11PM
Dr. Linwood Whitten will represent minority serving institutions on its task force for the 2018-2019 Term
The nationally acclaimed Diversity Abroad Network in Global Education (Diversity Abroad) has chosen Alabama State University's director of t ...
Posted Friday, September 14th 2018 at 3:01PM
by LaMont Jones
Diverse Issues in Higher Education
Dr. Brian K. Blount began to sense at a young age that ministry may be a calling in his life, but he didn’t foresee his future vocation taking him into the realm of teaching.
Fast forward to t ...
Posted Thursday, September 13th 2018 at 11:05AM
A video of a tense encounter between four black students and a white man in Florida has prompted a police investigation after it went viral on Twitter.
The video, posted by one of the students of Florida A&M University, Isiah Butterfield, shows th ...
Posted Wednesday, September 12th 2018 at 4:54PM
It’s finally here - a program that will teach you how to DISCOVER and UNLOCK your gifts, talents, natural abilities and skills with ways to leverage them to get paid to do what you love. Georgia Woodbine delivers a refreshing approach on basic princi ...
Posted Monday, September 10th 2018 at 6:28PM
The rain didn’t stop Tennessee State University sophomore Rachelle Brown from winning big at the 29th annual Southern Heritage Classic. Rachelle received the first of four $10,000 McDonald’s True to the HBCU scholarships, facilitated by Thurgood Mars ...
Posted Monday, September 10th 2018 at 5:15PM
Friday: Rickey Smiley Show LIVE from ASU: Free & Open to Everyone!
WHAT: Live from ASU - The Rickey Smiley Morning Show - free and open to everyone!
WHEN: Friday (Aug. 31) from 5 a.m. - 9 a.m.
WHERE: ASU's Dunn-Oliver Acadome.
The news media ...
Posted Thursday, August 30th 2018 at 3:19PM
Birmingham - area resident has a winning spirit
An Alabama State University honor student was crowned the 2018 National American Miss Alabama Teen at the state competition held recently at the Sheraton in downtown Birmingham, and she will soon be off to compete for the national title in the fall ...
Posted Wednesday, August 22nd 2018 at 3:43PM
Kevin Hart, KIPP Schools, and the UNCF have helped provide up to $600,000 in scholarships to 18 qualifying students attending historically black colleges and universities through his Help From The Hart charity.
The comedian has teamed up with the ...
Posted Monday, August 13th 2018 at 4:51PM
Based on The Stanford Open Policing Project
Police pull over more than 50,000 drivers on a typical day, more than 20 million motorists every year. Yet the most common police interaction - the traffic stop - has not been tracked, at least not in an ...
Posted Wednesday, August 8th 2018 at 3:52PM