May 26, 2022

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Jackson State University College of Liberal Arts unveils new Pre-Law Center in honor of Attorney Bob Owens

By Anthony Howard Jackson State University students who aspire to have a career in law will now have a space dedicated to making those goals a reality. The JSU College of Liberal Arts unveiled the new Bob Owens Pre-Law Center, located on the second floor of the Dolly M.E. Robinson Building. A large gathering of


Wiley College STEMulate Summer Camp

Courtesy of Wiley College Wiley College STEMulate Summer Science and Math Camp will be held June 6-17, 2022. The experience is open to high school junior and senior students interested in a fun and interactive exploration of the sciences! Registration will close on June 1, 2022, and will take place on Wiley College’s campus and the


NFL partners with Meharry Medical College for 2022 season

The NFL will now partner with Meharry Medical College to immerse students in a sports medicine rotation with professional teams during the 2022 season. League officials said this week the initiative will work with other historically black colleges and universities to help diversify the sports medicine talent pool. “Increasing diversity in all roles of our


Rapper Travis Scott Gives 100 Graduating HBCU Students $10,000 Each

By Arrman Kyaw Rapper Travis Scott is giving 100 students at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) $10,000 each as graduation gifts, USA Today reported. The money – a total of $1 million – is meant to help graduating students with final fees. It was given to graduating seniors at 38 HBCUs through Scott’s Cactus Jack Foundation


Houston Based Entrepreneur Gifts $110,000 George Floyd Statue To His Hometown

By India Monee On the second anniversary of his murder, Houston will be unveiling a statue of George Floyd in a park in his hometown.  Entrepreneur and philanthropist Dannette Davis, of Kay Davis Associates, donated $110,000 for the statue titled, “A Conversation with George.” The statue was created by sculptor Adrienne Rison-Isom who she says took months of