A year after suspending admission for its three undergraduate nursing programs, officials at Dillard University today announced the reopening of applications for one of its signature schools.
A video of men allegedly waving guns in a Southern University dorm room led to the arrest of three men this week, and the seizure of firearms and marijuana. From WBRZ:
The Hechinger Report recently produced a report on African-American and Latino in-state student enrollment trends at public flagship campuses. The results were a dismal showing of disparities between the kind of access black students have at large, publicly funded research institutions.
Three Southern University graduates made NBA history last week, becoming the first trio of graduates from one institution to referee an NBA game together.
In a letter to lawmakers, Southern University System Presiden Ray Belton requested expediency in deciding appropriations for the 2018-19 budget year; just days before a state judge ordered the university to pay $13,000 to media organizations for refusing to release public records in connection to a potential fraud case.
Jelani Cobb writes in the New Yorker today about Howard University and its president Wayne A.I. Frederick, offering a long-form feature of Howard’s struggles in a political and social climate which has yielded a Trump presidency, and questions about HBCU identity as it darts in and out of the consciences of America and Black America.
Former Florida A&M University President James Ammons was appointed this week as the new executive vice president of the Southern University System, and vice-chancellor of its flagship Baton Rouge campus.
Joseph Johnson, Grambling State University’s third president and beloved figure credited with the rise of the school’s academic, athletic and cultural brands, died on Jan. 2.
Watch as families of new Grambling State University alumni celebrate after last week’s commencement exercises.
Grambling State University has been approved to develop an undergraduate cybersecurity degree program, a field that university officials say will position the university to receive funding and enrollment opportunities through one of the nation’s emerging fields of industry.
The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) announced November 27, that Southern University and A&M College is one of 43 providers from 22 states and the District of Columbia to receive accreditation for their educator preparation programs.
Southern University alumnus and board member Tony Clayton presented a $1.1 million gift to the system last week, ahead of the school’s annual appearance in the Bayou Classic.
Grambling State University and Southern University’s annual Bayou Classic matchup is most known for what happens during halftime than what takes place on the field. Here’s the 2017 edition of the world’s most famous band battle.