January 20, 2023

‘Wakanda Forever’ receives 12 NAACP Image Award nominations

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever earned 12 NAACP Image Awards nominations on Thursday, while The Woman King and Abbott Elementary will enter next month’s ceremony as other top nominees. The Black Panther sequel — which found blockbuster success — led all film nominees. The Marvel film delved into the concept of Wakanda’s grief in the wake of the death of T’Challa — a

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‘Debt, Duty, and Obligation’: MLK keynote, Cobb, says the ‘movement continues today’

By William H. Kelly, III Jackson State University held its 55th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Convocation at the M.W. Stringer Grand Lodge on Friday. Community leaders, guests, politicians, and JSU students, faculty and staff entered to the sound of Dr. King’s “I Have A Dream” speech echoing throughout the auditorium while videos


SUNO announces official academic partnership with St. Augustine High School

Courtesy of Southern University at New Orleans  Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will partner with St. Augustine High School to offer a scholarship each year to two graduates who plan to pursue law enforcement careers with the New Orleans Police Department.    The selected students will enroll in the criminal justice and psychology programs.   SUNO


Student Outreach Program for ASU Students

By Kenneth Mullinax Alabama State University students interested in  pursuing a career in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) now have a greater opportunity to enhance their educational and career experience through paid apprenticeships and fellowships, via the Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP). The AEOP apprenticeships and fellowships program is administered by the Rochester Institute of