May 15, 2023

‚ÄčGolden Class of 1973 Gift of Over $250,000 Raises the Bar

By Hazel Scott Alabama State University’s  Golden Class of 1973 marked its 50th anniversary Thursday, May 4, with a reunion celebration on campus and with the announcement of a historic gift for scholarship support and Strategic Initiatives of the University. The Golden Class raised $253,000 the largest gift from a Golden Class in recent history. 


N.C. A&T Theatre Alumna Williams Nominated For 2023 Tony Award

By Donna Bradby NaTasha Yvette Williams ‚Äė92, who graduated from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University‚Äôs Theatre Arts Program in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (CAHSS), has been nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical for ‚ÄúSome Like It Hot.‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúSome Like It Hot‚ÄĚ

Members of the U.S. Department of Education visit FAMU’s School Nursing Simulation Lab. The lab was funded with HEERF funds. Wednesday April 26, 2023.

FAMU School of Nursing Unveils Six-Bay Simulation Lab

By Andrew Skerritt The Florida A&M University (FAMU) School of Nursing (SON) opened its new simulation lab for students to gain hands-on clinical experience in a new state-of-the-art facility. The ribbon-cutting occurred during the recent visit to the Tallahassee campus by U.S. Department of Education and Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) officials. The University secured $2.2 million in

ATLANTA - JULY 18: Spelman College (founded 1881) on July 18, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo By Raymond Boyd/Getty Images)

Trustee Rosalind G. Brewer Retires from Board; Trustee Lovette Russell Appointed New Board Chair

Courtesy of Spelman College Spelman College is pleased to announce the retirement of distinguished alumna Rosalind (Roz) Brewer, C’84, from the College’s Board of Trustees after 17 years of service. She joined the Board in 2006, and has served as Board chair for the past 12 years. Brewer will assume a new title on June


President Joseph R. Biden Inspires Hope at Howard University Commencement

By Brittany Bailer President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. served as the commencement speaker for Howard’s 155th Commencement ceremony on May 13 at the Capital One Arena. Biden was conferred an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters, just before delivering remarks. This year, Howard University awarded 1,852 degrees. Howard University President Wayne A. I. Frederick, MD, MBA, hailed the graduating class for