Tuesday, February 18, 2020

IT JUST WON’T STOP

At least 17 children and adults are dead and a former student is in custody after America’s latest mass shooting in a school –...

Trump’s grade? Incomplete

HBCU leaders still waiting BY WILLIAM DOUGLAS AND ANITA KUMAR MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU / TNS WASHINGTON – With great fanfare, President Donald Trump vowed to outdo former...

B-CU gets $1,199,901 grant for STEM project

Left to right: Dr. Masood Poorandi, Dr. Allen Pelley, Ms. Lawana Walden and Dr. Hector N. Torres SPECIAL...

Where slavery was introduced in Georgia

Historians want to revive plantation site where cotton gin was created BY DAN CHAPMAN ATLANTA JOURNAL- CONSTITUTION (TNS) SAVANNAH, Ga. — No museum graces the most important site...

Anybody tired of B-CU folks talking about everything but saving B-CU?

Days after Bethune-Cookman University Interim President Hubert Grimes and Board of Trustees member Belvin Perry held a joint...
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Another option for B-CU

Get accredited somewhere else BY JARRETT CARTER SR. HBCU DIGEST COMMENTARY I texted a Historically Black College/University (HBCU) president, partially out of the need for executive context...

‘Ordinary Light’ a poignant memoir that focuses on daughter’s faith and relationship with mom

BOOK REVIEW Review of Ordinary Light:  A Memoir. By Tracy K. Smith.  Alfred A. Knopf.  352 pp.  $25.95. BY DR. GLENN ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER In...

Can Christian schools pray before games?

BY BRANDON LARRABEE THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A dispute over whether two Christian schools could use the loudspeaker for a prayer at a...

Book looks back at ‘Eyes on the Prize’ series

BY DR. GLENN C. ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER In 1979, Henry Hampton, the founder of Blackside Inc., a documentary film company committed to presenting...

B-CU’s Lady Wildcats heading to NCAA tournament

COURTESY OF B-CU ATHLETICS The Lady Wildcats celebrate their MEAC victory and the announcement that they will challenge defending national...