Calls are growing for more funding to boost security at HBCUs after a white supremacist mass shooting in Jacksonville near Edward Waters University.

Sean P.Diddy Combs has made good on his promise to help uplift HBCUs. On Aug. 26, the music business mogul donated $1 million to JSU.

Dr. Tracy Cook will become the third Alcorn State University president and the second on an interim basis since April when Felicia Nave, the HBCU's first woman leader, was fired.

Vice President Kamala Harris recently waded into "the real H-U" debate that pits Howard University against Hampton University, both HBCUs.


Lest we forget the truth about Coach Prime's brief tenure in Jackson.

Black News

Remembering the Tuskegee Airmen.


Iconic sitcom "A Different World," which turns 35 this year, has had a lasting influence on HBCUs.

College Sports

Name, Image, and Likeness deals increasingly include Black college stars.


While the increased awareness has been a welcomed development for HBCUs, there is still a wide gap in getting students to these schools and completing their degrees, with money being the driving force behind these issues.

College Sports

As these institutions continue to gain more interest, there will need to be a sustained investment in their athletic programs.

Business & Economy

New data from LinkedIn could potentially make finding a job a little easier to manage for HBCU alumni, in particular.


University of Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban's allegations that Deion Sanders and Jackson State paid a top recruit to attend the HBCU is wrong and he needs to mind his own business. It’s that simple.