HBCU Pulse

Grades Don’t Define Us (The Finals Week Letter)

— ADVERTISEMENT — Check out my exclusive interview on “The Dr. Vibe Show” about my article “My Apology To Black Women”! —–> http://bit.ly/2hsIC4O “My grades don’t define me! An exam doesn’t decide my fate!” -Randall Barnes The end of the semester in college is one of the saddest sights you’ll ever see. Fear of failure …

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My Apology To Black Women

Check out my exclusive interview on “The Dr. Vibe Show” responding to the issues brought up in this article! —–> http://bit.ly/2hsIC4O The relationships that my peers cultivate is often concerning to me. They see their insecurities and mask them by hiding behind their “ideal” man or woman, putting their all into that one particular person. …

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Clark Atlanta Is Closing The Gap! Top Producer Of Black Ph.D.’s For Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Black Ph.D.’s are seriously lacking throughout the country in pretty much all fields, especially in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). However, 10 years ago Clark Atlanta University committed to making a change and working hard on ensuring that black students progressed in this area. And now it seems their hard work is paying off! …

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WORD: Largest Maryland HBCU Named A National Treasure

Morgan State University is one of the oldest private institutions in the nation founded to educate black students and also the largest of its kind in Maryland. Now, the historic University has won a title of “National Treasure” from the National Trust for Historic Preservation. This means the group with work with the University to …

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HOLD HER TO IT: Clinton Promises $25 Billion To Historically Black Colleges

Politicians say a lot of crap for us to hand them our votes and Hilary Clinton is up there with the best of them, so many promises, so many attempts to get us all to believe her. One thing she has promised cannot be let to slide into the background. She is CLEARLY trying to …

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Tougaloo College Will be the First HBCU to Study Modern Day Slavery

Tougaloo College (Mississippi) will become the first HBCU to offer classes on the topic of modern day slavery. Recently, the college announced it has been awarded a $550,000 grant to expand to curriculum began studying modern day slavery, human trafficking, child labor and forced labor. The program will require research and students will be have the opportunity …

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Students Pepper Sprayed and Arrested for Protesting the Presence of Former KKK Member at Their HBCU

Yesterday at Dillard University in New Orleans students were pepper sprayed for protesting the presence of a white supremacist on their HBCU campus. Former KKK leader and United States Senate candidate David Duke was at Dillard University for a debate. Neither students nor media we’re allowed on the premises for the debate. But of course …

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SMH: Ex-KKK Leader Will Debate At Historically Black College After Gaining Enough Public Support

David Duke is a disgraceful man, he shouldn’t even be let through the gates of New Orlean’s Dillard University, a HBCU! But contractually he is allowed after he gained enough public support to qualify for Louisiana’s Senate debate next month, the debate will be televised! In Oct 20th, David Duke tweeted “Important News! I qualified …

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Did You Know That Tyler Perry Actor Jon Chaffin Went To An HBCU?

It’s no secret that HBCU’s constantly produce successful alumni. However, it seems as if the most successful of those graduates come from the big four HBCUS: Morehouse, Spelman, Howard & North Carolina A & T. All HBCU’s have value and we must start to recognize this! As a student leader at Fort Valley State University, …

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Common Helps Raise $250,000 in HBCU Scholarships Inspired By His Own Background

Common Helps Raise $250,000 in HBCU Scholarships Inspired By His Own Background

Common, a famous rapper, activist and rapper, has decided to team up with Allstate as well as the Tom Joyner Foundation. The main reason for this is to raise about $250 000 so as to help students in HBCUs. The entertainer is passionate about helping students who are attending historically Black schools in the United States. …

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