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“HBCU EXPERIENCE – THE BOOK”: GROUNDBREAKING ANTHOLOGY HIGHLIGHTS THE BLACK COLLEGE EXPERIENCE

New book highlights all aspects of HBCU life via more than 60 first-hand essays penned by graduates of Black colleges and universities Washington, DC (BlackNews.com) — In an effort to highlight...

unite4:good and Thurgood Marshall College Fund Announce scholarship4:good Winners

New Program Provides Scholarships That Inspire Kindness Innovation NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — unite4:good (www.unite4good.org), the global movement for humanity,...

FORMER UCLA DEAN STARTS ONLINE UNIVERSITY — OFFERS BACHELORS IN MULTICULTURAL RELATIONS

Los Angeles, CA (BlackNews.com) — Shropshire University will begin classes in January 2015 with over 120 course offerings and 11 Bachelors degrees. The University will offer all of its courses...

TOP 10 BACK-TO-SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN AND MINORITY STUDENTS

Back to School Scholarships For Minorities Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — The summer is over and the 2014-2015 school year has already started; Students all over the country have returned back to...

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. Reinforces Its Commitment To Eradicate And Lead The Campaign Nationally Against Hazing

This year the campaign has extended to three weeks and involve the collaboration of both PBS’ alumni and collegiate members working together to eradicate hazing from its Membership Intake...

College Depression

By Jeremy Bamidele The recent string of school shootings has inspired school administrators to start taking a closer look at mental illness and the dangers it cause when left unchecked.  Mental...

Missing the Point

By William Spriggs Currently, the debate on American colleges and universities is dominated by the cost of tuition. This debate misses the point. Let’s look at two of America’s leading...

Column 59: Black Fraternities and Sororities

By Thomas C. Fleming In the late 1920s and early 1930s, I became very close to some college students from Los Angeles. When I was home, most of our time was spent on 7th Street in Oakland, the main...

Dropouts Steak Loans and Hamburger Wages

By Emory Curtis Question: Should colleges admit students whom their own statistics show that less than one-half will graduate in six years?  What if their statistics show that only one out of four...