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BET Show, ‘The Quad,’ Will Train 8 HBCU Students in TV Production

“We consider it an honor to help prepare the next generation of content creators by…

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FAMU Takes the Lead in Educating Communities of Color About Marijuana

Medicinal benefits and illegal use will be covered

“Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University will be a key source of how to best reach…

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College Gurl Foundation Takes Students on Whirlwind HBCU College Tour

Introduces DC high schoolers to options and opportunities in higher ed

Twenty-seven-year-old Jessica Brown, also known as the College Gurl, is serious about making sure underserved,…

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HBCU Faculty Earn a Lot Less Than Their Non-HBCU Peers

But have a greater impact on the lives of their students

This isn’t exactly news. According to the most recent issue of the NEA Higher Education…

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HBCU Enrollment Skyrockets

Is the political climate increasing interest in historically black colleges?

Quality of life is a factor students and their families need to consider when selecting…

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BE Smart Hackathon 3.0 Looks Like Our Best Yet

60 HBCU students will hack their way into the STEM-focused future

Have you ever taken a look at someone’s résumé and felt as if you should…

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Despite Calls to Postpone, 2017 National HBCU Week Conference Goes On as Scheduled

Trump appoints Holifield to lead White House Initiative on HBCUs

Earlier this week—in spite of calls from Rep. Alma Adams, the Congressional Black Caucus, UNCF,…

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Johnny Taylor to Leave Thurgood Marshall College Fund

One of Ebony's Power 100 to lead SHRM

Taylor recently appeared at the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit in Houston alongside Chairman and CEO…

By Robin White Goode

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graduating seniors

8 Ways to Get a College Degree

These tips will help you stay the course and earn a college degree

If you look at college graduation rates through the lens of race, it doesn’t look…

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HP Announces Business Challenge Program with HBCUs

Part of its efforts to improve diversity and inclusion in hiring

“We need to reinvent a standard for diversity and recognize the ingrained and subtle biases…

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HBCU Student Among the 8 Black Truman Scholars

Students plan to be leaders in public service

The organization selects young people who are committed to leadership in public service and supports…

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Peace Corps

Peace Corps Names Top Volunteer-Producing HBCUs

Howard, Spelman, FAMU hold the top three spots

There’s a certain romance about the idea of doing volunteer work in the developing world.…

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Google Howard West Program Bridges Silicon Valley and Black Colleges

Howard West will kick off with Howard University.

On Thursday, Google announced the launch of its new diversity initiative, Howard West.
Starting this summer,…

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rising

Tell Them Historically Black Colleges Are Rising

Film explores the role of HBCUs over the last 170 years

The 90-minute film and multi-platform project by award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson also explores how HBCUs…

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absolutely priority

Trump Signs Executive Order, Calls HBCUs an ‘Absolute Priority’

But DeVos statement suggests more funding won’t be part of the equation

On Tuesday, Trump signed an executive order in support of the nation’s historically black colleges…

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Xavier University

Xavier Grads Leave Ready to Lead and Serve

Leadership and service are woven into the fabric of this HBCU experience

Xavier University of Louisiana, the only Catholic historically black college, is distinguished for producing the…

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employment

UNCF Addresses Employment Gaps of Black College Grads

A UNCF pilot program awarded $35 million in grants to 24 colleges and universities

UNCF recently announced that 24 colleges and universities will receive 5-year grants totaling $35.3 million…

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BE Smart Hackathon

The BE Smart Hackathon 2016 Begins!

10 HBCUs send hacking teams to develop infotainment app

The CEO and president of Black Enterprise, Earl “Butch” Graves Jr., welcomed the students this…

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TechConneXt

Here’s Who You Will Meet at TechConneXt

Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Technology Summit is going to be a two-day fest of great talks, tech, and top talent in Silicon Valley and beyond.

Tickets are going fast! Register for Black Enterprise’s TechConneXt Summit and be part of the…

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TechConneXt

5 Reasons Why You Need to Attend Black Enterprise’s TechConneXt

Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Technology Summit is just weeks away. This is your opportunity to gain access to Silicon Valley, as well as get advice and inspiration from top tech leaders, investors, executives, and the black STEM community mind-hive

“For most of the last two decades, in particular, the growth of black-owned enterprises has…

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How To

Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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