Tag: HBCUs

Grambling Volleyball Coach Fired, Bias Scholarship Cuts Point To Reason

One of the first rules when it comes to sportsmanship is maintaining a honest and fair playing field where all players feel equally respected. The head volleyball coach for Grambling State University has just been fired for allegedly violating that golden rule following an… Continue Reading “Grambling Volleyball Coach Fired, Bias Scholarship Cuts Point To Reason”

1 Dead, 2 Injured In High School Graduation Shooting At Xavier University

Xavier University is known for a lot of prominent things, from being the only Catholic HBCU to having notable alumni like New Orleans’ first Black female mayor LaToya Cantrell and SuperSonics legend Slick Watts. Sadly, the 97-year-old HBCU will also be remembered for a… Continue Reading “1 Dead, 2 Injured In High School Graduation Shooting At Xavier University”

Warner Music Group Is Taking Its Music Talent Search To HBCUs

Getting scouted for a record deal is a dream for any aspiring musician, and the chances of worldwide success are even greater when signed to a major label like Warner Music Group. It looks like the next big superstar in the studio might be… Continue Reading “Warner Music Group Is Taking Its Music Talent Search To HBCUs”

Lil Durk Launches Career Readiness Program For South Side Chicago Youth

Hip-hop can get a bad rep at times, especially when people choose to focus on the violence and misogyny that a handful of emcees tend to spew out on their songs. However, there’s also a lot of positive influence associated with the art form… Continue Reading “Lil Durk Launches Career Readiness Program For South Side Chicago Youth”

Madam VP Kamala Harris To Give Commencement Speech At HBCU Tennessee State University

Since taking office last year as Vice President Of The United States, Kamala Harris has been using her time to make real change for not only the Black community but our nation as a whole. She’ll soon be sharing her knowledge on politics, policy… Continue Reading “Madam VP Kamala Harris To Give Commencement Speech At HBCU Tennessee State University”

Deion Sanders Put 10 NFL Teams On Blast As No-Shows For HBCU Pro Day At Jackson State

Following the shocking documentation of his toe amputation earlier this month, NFL/MLB legend Deion Sanders is still going hard in the sports world as head football coach at Jackson State. One of his current priorities is the 2022 NFL Draft in April, especially after… Continue Reading “Deion Sanders Put 10 NFL Teams On Blast As No-Shows For HBCU Pro Day At Jackson State”

6 Minors Identified By FBI As Suspects In HBCU Bomb Threats

Black History Month got off to an unfortunate start yesterday after multiple HBCUs across the nation experienced bomb threats that forced mandatory lockdowns and cancellation of classes. Thankfully, it appears that authorities may have a lead on those responsible for the cause of alarm… Continue Reading “6 Minors Identified By FBI As Suspects In HBCU Bomb Threats”

New Lawsuit Claims Howard University Governing Board Is Illegally Excluding Alumni, Faculty & Students

Howard University is one of the most popular HBCUs, yet sadly the institution has been met with a handful of negative press as of late. After overcoming the criticism of fine arts dean & famed actress Phylicia Rashad over her support of Bill Cosby’s… Continue Reading “New Lawsuit Claims Howard University Governing Board Is Illegally Excluding Alumni, Faculty & Students”

Phylicia Rashad And Sister Debbie Allen Disagree On Howard University Protest [WATCH]

Students at Howard University have reportedly taken over the Blackburn Center, where many are camping outside until the mold and rodent problem is addressed at the dorms. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. We previously reported… Howard University reportedly has a… Continue Reading “Phylicia Rashad And Sister Debbie Allen Disagree On Howard University Protest [WATCH]”

Grambling University Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 7 Injured Days After Another Fatal Gun Incident On Campus

Normally we pride ourselves when it comes to reporting on HBCUs, but sadly the latest news coming out of Louisiana’s Grambling State University is nothing to cheer about in the least bit. A homecoming event at the university ended with the shooting death of… Continue Reading “Grambling University Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 7 Injured Days After Another Fatal Gun Incident On Campus”