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Black athletes are realizing their tremendous power and influence, even in amateur sports.

Activists, changemakers, innovators — and proud products of HBCUs.

Why it’s crucial that we hold on to our Black joy through all the madness.

The Yard is a celebration of unapologetic Blackness. It’s the gathering place on campus where students can hang out, catch up between classes, break intellectual bread, get it in at the campus party, or fall in love.

Every role in the Black Lives Matter Movement is important. We’re in this fight together as one.

Historically Black Colleges and Universities represent some of the most extraordinary places in the world one can attend for a cutting-edge education. Attending an HBCU is a great honor, but it can cost a pretty penny. While HBCUs are known for making college accessible for low-income students, it doesn’t hurt to supplement the cost of […]

HBCUs account for 25% for all African-Americans with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics degrees, and have become a vital recruitment hub for Fortune 500 companies.

We’re spotlighting the top 5 most epic HBCU rivalry games. Let’s go!

Shoutout to HBCUs, the cornerstone of Black excellence.

One Yard reviewed 2019 marching band showings spanning memorable homecoming performances and HBCU football Classics as well as this year’s January 25th Honda Battle of the Bands showcase held at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium. These are the best of the best.