April 04, 2024

TSU Pres. Glenda Glover, Senator Raphael Warnock Headline Spring Commencement

By Alexis Clark Tennessee State University proudly announces that United States Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock and President Glenda Glover will be taking the stage as the keynote speakers for the 2024 Spring Commencement ceremonies. Senator Warnock will address graduate school students on Friday, May 3 at the Gentry Center Complex. The event will start at

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Women’s History Month speaker encourages students to cherish life lessons

Courtesy of Grambling State University Music has played a major role in the life of entertainment executive, entrepreneur, author, and philanthropist Shanti Das. So has silence. Das spoke during a Women’s History Month program sponsored by Grambling State University’s Campus Activities Student Engagement and The Lyceum Committee inside the GSU Nursing Building Auditorium, discussing her

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Florida universities grapple with DEI cuts

Courtesy of Florida A&M University Florida‚Äôs public universities are now navigating the aftermath of Senate Bill 266, ¬†a bill approved in 2023 at the urging of Governor Ron DeSantis. It ¬†prohibits all funding for diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) programs ‚ÄĒ and the repercussions are becoming palpable. As each university administration finds itself at a

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FVSU Fab Lab Grand Opening Sparks STEM Education Innovation

Courtesy of Fort Valley State University Fort Valley State University, Chevron, and Fab Foundation are pleased to announce the successful grand opening of the Digital Fabrication Lab. Held on Wednesday, March 27, 2024, the event took place at the Fort Valley State University Fab Lab, located at the Warner Robins Center, 151 Osigian Blvd., Warner

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The First Bank Donates $1 Million To 12 HBCUs

By Quintessa Williams The First Bank has donated $1 million to 12 historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) to support their economic and community development endeavors. The schools receiving funding are Jackson State University, Tougaloo College, Southern University and A&M College, Southern University at New Orleans, Dillard University, Xavier University of Louisiana, Bishop State Community College, Albany

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2024 Alternative Spring Break: Howard Students Take Chicago!

By Autumn Coleman Staying true to Howard University’s motto of truth and service, students participating in this year’s Alternative Spring Break travelled to different states across the country to offer their Howard University shine to 20 different communities in need. With a record number of over 2,100 students committed to service, participants travelled to additional

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Jackson State University colors selected for 2024 MDAC inspection stickers, President Thompson and Ag Commissioner, talk promotional partnership

Written By Jackson State University JSU President Marcus Thompson, Ph.D. and JSU’s Student Government Association Vice President Morgan Graves joined the Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson as he announced a promotional partnership between the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce (MDAC) and Jackson State University (JSU). “We wholeheartedly support Commissioner Gipson and the

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