Kentucky State University President M. Christopher Brown II received a four-year contract extension this afternoon, with officials citing growth and increased awareness of the institution just over a year after his appointment in March 2017.
Albany State University will consolidate its academic programs and divisions into three colleges beginning this fall.
A few months ago, a panelist on the Digest After Dark podcast asked where could she purchase authentic HBCU apparel from a company that in return, supports our HBCUs. The first entity that came to mind was Last Bison Standing. LBS is a licensed vendor and one that was originally created to provide financial assistance and funding for community service initiatives for Howard University students.
Heidi Anderson, a former provost at Texas A&M University – Kingsville, was yesterday announced as the new president of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. She will replace former president Juliette Bell, who announced her resignation in February, beginning Sept. 1.
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Fisk University officials announced yesterday that the institution has surpassed more than $14 million in total fundraising over the last two years, thanks in large part to increased alumni giving.
A few months ago, the University of Arkansas Pine Bluff received the biggest donation in school history from Simmons Bank — a $2.5 million gift in support of upgrades to its athletics programs and facilities. No one could have guessed that the announcement would be just the beginning, and perhaps a footnote, in a summer of success for the Golden Lions community.
Albany State University officials say that trends in applications and returning students will yield a stabilized enrollment mark for the upcoming fall semester.
Morehouse College yesterday announced the suspension of Papa John’s from its campus dining program, following allegations that company founder John Schnatter used a racial epithet during a conference call with public relations consultants.
A Delaware State University professor has published research on the link between Veery songbirds and hurricane severity.