HBCUs Produce Most Black STEM PhDs, Grads Get Least Aid http://bit.ly/1vsI7Ii


HBCUs Produce Most Black STEM PhDs, Grads Get Least Aid

New research on the educational pathways of black STEM PhD holders finds that nearly a third of those from historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) graduated with high levels of debt. The American Institutes for …

Wilberforce University Names Its 20th President http://bit.ly/1vslUKy

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Black College Expo 2015: Over 50 College Resources http://bit.ly/1yveWKd


Black College Expo 2015: Over 50 College Resources

The Black College Expo will once again return to five cities in the United States in 2015. A program of National College Resources Foundation (NCRF), it aims to cut down the high school dropout rate …

Academic Advisor: How to Maximize Your Appointment http://bit.ly/1voF6JR


Academic Advisor: How to Maximize Your Appointment

Academic advising plays an important role in supporting student learning on a college campus. It is a process in which academic advisors assist students in their growth and development by creating meaningful educational plans that …

Macy’s Internship 2015: Nine Learn While You Earn Options http://bit.ly/ZXrFGe


Macy’s Internship 2015: Nine Learn While You Earn Options

Interested in the retail business but not sure if it’s a good fit for you? Why not test drive a career in retail? Department stores like Macy’s offer a range of summer internship programs that …

A Collaborating Black College is a Successful Black College http://bit.ly/1srotiM


A Collaborating Black College is a Successful Black College

Many HBCUs are doing amazing work as individual institutions. These particular campuses have great initiatives, programming, and services that are exemplary of institutional missions in action. This being the case, there are opportunities for HBCUs …

HBOB 2015: Voting Open to Help Determine Final 8 Bands http://bit.ly/1qovv04


HBOB 2015: Voting Open to Help Determine Final 8 Bands

The Honda Battle of the Bands (HBOB) is set to make a triumphant return to Atlanta January 24, 2015, when eight of the most prestigious marching bands from America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) …

HBCU Hackathons: Black Founders Highlight Tech Industry http://bit.ly/1r25D0f


HBCU Hackathons: Black Founders Highlight Tech Industry

Founded in 2011, Black Founders is an organization dedicated to promote diversity in the technology industry and is focused on increasing black tech entrepreneurship. By the means of hackathons entitled HBCUHacks, they provide African-American college …

Johnson C Smith Awarded a $500k Bank of America Grant http://bit.ly/Z4NCCV


Johnson C Smith Awarded a $500k Bank of America Grant

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to support student-centered initiatives at Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU). The Bank of America grant will fund the university’s Career-to-Career Program, as well as …

Why I Still Love My Alma Mater 45 Years Later http://bit.ly/1Dn0lAo


Why I Still Love My Alma Mater 45 Years Later

Forty-five years ago my college classmates and I became the largest class to ever graduate from Arkansas Agricultural Mechanical and Normal College, now the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). Like countless numbers of …