Fire at Morris Brown Shines Light on the Frailty of Kevin James’ ‘Hard Reset’ Campaign

A small fire in an administrative office suite at Morris Brown College…

Could Bethune-Cookman’s Crisis Cost Virginia Union a President?

The Root has published two parts of a three-part series covering the…

LISTEN: Jackson State Alumna, Lockheed Martin Vice President Karmyn Norwood

We talk with Norwood about her path to JSU from a childhood…

LISTEN: Alabama State Dean Tommie “Tonea” Stewart

We talk with the iconic actress and retiring academician Tommie Stewart about…

Florida Memorial to Reinstate Football – Are HBCUs Returning to Sports’ Money-Making Glory?

Florida Memorial University will formally announce the return of a Lions football…

Pension Crisis, Future of Work Should Have HBCUs on Philanthropic High Alert

As HBCUs nationwide celebrated commencement ceremonies in recent weeks, two institutions made…

Xavier U Students, Alumni Reject Student Affairs Firings; Trustees Respond

An online petition opposing the firing of several members of Xavier University…

Court Ruling Confirms: HBCUs Do Not Have to Share If They Are Going Out of Business

A federal judge in Massachusetts has dismissed a lawsuit from former students…

Iconic Howard Medical Faculty Member LaSalle Leffall Dies

Long-serving Howard University faculty member and pioneering medical figure LaSalle Leffall died…

Anti-Abortion Activism is Pro-HBCU Women’s Health Outreach

Within all of the sociopolitical debate and new laws virtually outlawing abortion…