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Spelman College is celebrating this week after receiving the largest donation an HBCU has ever received.

It’s no secret that over the last few weeks security on HBCU campuses has become a growing concern. Last week students at Morgan State University in Maryland went into lockdown after a shooting that occurred during homecoming week left five people injured. No arrests have been made in that shooting, nor were there any reported […]

Charles Barkley’s putting his money where his mouth is to ensure his alma mater enrolls more people of color. The TNT Inside The NBA analyst announced that his will includes a $5 million donation to Auburn University. Barkley says the Supreme Court declaring race can no longer be a factor in college admissions influenced the […]

Brought to you by Cricket. The kids are more than alright. Meet Don Theodore, a junior at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and Cricket HBCU Campus Ambassador. Since joining Cricket’s Campus Ambassador Program in 2022, Don has been building on his talent for marketing and desire to support his community. As an accomplished young […]

Five Atlanta University Center Consortium students will be recipients of the new fellowship which begins this month.

Homecomings at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are magical events that combine Unity, Expression, Pride, and Camaraderie.

If there’s one thing Kanye West will do –aside from spewing hot takes– it’s starting a new business. His latest comes in the form of education with the creation of The Donda Academy which is named after his late mother who was a professor. Rolling Stone investigated the inner workings of the Simi Valley, California […]

This marks the sixth time Barkley's donated to an HBCU.

The Rapper’s Cactus Jack Foundation announced today that it has awarded $1 million in scholarships for 100 HBCU students in the graduating class of 2022.

Lincoln College has announced that the institution will be closing its doors after 157 years. The Illinois-based HBCU has struggled to recover from low enrollment due to the pandemic and recently underwent a cyberattack that caused significant damage to the college’s technological infrastructure.

The SAT is now a thing of the past - at least in pen-and-paper, that is. Instead, the test will only be available in digital form starting in 2024 for American college hopefuls.

As the idea of educating newly freed slaves became a topic of discussion in the 1860s, another University that was setting its foundation was Morgan State. To dig deeper into the school’s beginnings, we tapped alumni Joe Clair to give us a quick history lesson. After getting his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Clair went on […]