Saturday, April 4, 2020

FAMU drama continues

Black pols call for chairman’s resignation BY MARGIE MENZEL THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE − As relations between Florida A&M University’s president and board chairman reached...

9 HBCU students suing Tennessee over voter ID law

BY CHARLES D. ELLISON THE ROOT The voter-ID war just opened up a huge new front. This time in Tennessee. A group of nine students from...

Surveying the historical and cultural contributions of Black women

BY GREGORY CLAY McClatchy-Tribune News Service Most of us know prominent Black women in Hollywood — from Cicely Tyson to Halle Berry to Kerry Washington. We know...

Emory investigates new cases of faculty using racial slur in class

EMORY UNIVERSITY/TNS Emory University is considering whether to dismiss Paul Zwier (pictured), a tenured professor who used a racial slur, twice,...

Morrison shares thoughts on race, history in ‘Others’

BY DR. GLENN C. ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Toni Morrison is a national – and international – treasure. As a senior editor at Random...

Apple opens up opportunity for HBCU students

Fund now accepting applications for scholarships and internships BY FREDDIE ALLEN NNPA NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON (NNPA) – On Tuesday, Aug. 25, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF)...

JUST THE BEGINNING

B-CU employees will endure pay cuts, unpaid furloughs, and layoffs as Interim President Hubert Grimes ‒ who is supposed ...

BETTER BUS SAFETY

From Family Features For millions of school-age children, each day begins and ends with a bus ride. While parents entrust their children’s safety to the...

B-CU sponsors summer youth accountancy program

DAYTONA BEACH – Bethune-Cookman University will hold an Accounting Careers and Awareness Program (ACAP) Residency Week from June 23 to June 28....

FAMU law student receives Holland & Knight Scholarship

Elliot Jackson SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law student...