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Report: HBCUs generate $14.8B in economic impact

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) generate $14.8 billion in economic impact annually, according to a stunning new...

Students vie to win $1 million dollars in scholarships

Hundreds of Chicago high school seniors will be given the opportunity to apply for nearly a million dollars in scholarships on Thursday, November 2...

SLAVERY BY CONSENT?

Recently, the President of the United States, Donald Trump, met with representatives of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) during Black History Month....

Betsy DeVos’s power over Black colleges

By Ivory A. Toldson, nytimes.com Betsy DeVos, the education secretary, deserved the hammering she received for her widely reviled comments characterizing historically Black colleges and...

The Home Depot kicks off its 2017 Retool Your School

The Home Depot announced the launch of its 2017 Retool Your School Grant Program, offering Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) an opportunity to...

Artist, Actor and Philanthropist COMMON joins Allstate Insurance Company and the...

By Allstate Insurance Company/PRNewswire As students prepare to head back to campus this fall, Allstate Insurance Company is encouraging alumni and supporters of Historically Black...

Discovering the Unexpected on the Journey to Empowerment: Young NNPA Black...

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr, NNPA The legendary scholar, writer and visionary James Baldwin once personally confided with me that he had come to know...