A double shooting marred Bowie State University's homecoming festivities days after a mass shooting took place at Morgan State University, also a Maryland HBCU.

Bowie State University invited Morgan State University students to attend its homecoming football game in the wake of a mass shooting on Morgan's campus this week in Baltimore.

Bowie State University is officially naming its theater at the HBCU's performing arts center after music legend Dionne Warwick.

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The foundation's donation will create scholarships and refurbish the school's basketball arena.

College Sports

The Division II Bowie State Bulldogs had arguably the best season of any HBCU program. The squad won 12 games, went undefeated in their conference, and went further in the division two playoffs than any other team in school history.

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Bowie State University opened a free on-campus pantry to combat food insecurity among its students.

Crime, Nation

Proceedings kick off for a hate crime case.

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Bowie State University is launching a center that will focus on empowering and supporting Black male teachers and students.

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The legacy of Richard Collins III will be kept alive through the creation of scholarships for HBCU students in the Maryland area.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan offered up to $100 million over 10 years to settle a lawsuit over HBCU funding inequality.

Cross Post Now, NewsOne Now

In recent weeks, stories of students at the University of Missouri, Ithaca College, and Yale taking a stand against racial discrimination and racial inequality have surfaced. We’ve also learned of threats being made against students at the HBCU campuses of Bowie State University in Maryland and Howard University in Washington D.C. that have put both law enforcement and students […]

School Name: Bowie State University Location: Bowie, Maryland Year Founded: 1865 Number of Students: 5,578 undergraduate/graduate students Specialty Programs: Behavioral Sciences and Human Services Greek Life: • Sororities: Zeta Phi Beta Inc., Alpha Nu Omega Sorority • Fraternities: Alpha Phi Alpha Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Inc., Omega Psi Phi Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Inc. Alumni: […]