February 16, 2024

Howard basketball wants to help the youth of Washington D.C., here’s the plan

Written By Brandon King Seeking to build not only quality basketball players but even better people every season since he became Howard University’s basketball head coach, Kenneth Blakeney and his team have sought to do their part in addressing different societal issues. Endeavors in previous years have focused on financial literacy, black maternal health, and


HU Hosts a Middle School “Math Counts” Competition

Courtesy of Hampton University the Hampton University Department of Mathematics orchestrated a highly successful Math Counts competition. The event, sponsored by the Virginia Society of Professional Engineers, saw participation from 34 talented students who have become the top math performers at their respective middle schools. “It is truly inspiring to witness the passion and dedication

Jackson State University's Sonic Boom of the South Marching Band delivers an captivating halftime performance alongside singer, songwriter, dancer, actor and producer Usher during the Apple Music Super Bowl LVIII Halftime Show at the 2024 Super Bowl in Las Vegas, Nevada. (William H. Kelly III/JSU University Communications)

Usher and Jackson State University’s Sonic Boom of the South Marching Band wow fans during the Apple Music Super Bowl LVIII Halftime Show

By Rachel James-Terry Jackson State University’s Sonic Boom of the South Marching Band made a special appearance with eight-time Grammy-winning artist Usher during the Apple Music Super Bowl LVIII Halftime Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Boom showed television viewers and football fans in Allegiant Stadium why they are known as the “Summa Cum Laude


Oral History Project Captures Alumni Stories At Norfolk State

Courtesy of Norfolk State University Alumni will soon have a tangible remembrance of their fond Norfolk State memories as a book of collected stories. Last summer, alumni were invited to submit their stories via writing or recording, and to date, more than 3,200 alumni have participated in the University’s first oral history project. Many of

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Tuskegee University’s Cybersecurity Program Achieves No. 2 Ranking in Cybersecurity Guide’s 2024 List

Written By Tuskegee University Tuskegee University has achieved a No. 2 ranking in the Cybersecurity Guide’s 2024 list for its exceptional Computer Science Cybersecurity Program. This recognition underscores Tuskegee University’s commitment to providing cutting-edge education and research in the field of cybersecurity. The Master of Science in Information Systems and Computer Security (MS-ISCS) program, started


PVAMU earns global award for international education efforts

Courtesy of Prairie View A&M University Prairie View A&M University has received the prestigious 2024 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization from NAFSA: Association of International Educators. The University is the first HBCU to receive the honor. NAFSA is the world’s largest nonprofit association dedicated to international education and exchange. The organization serves the needs