Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Virginia senators want to study 400 years of Black history

BY JAMES WRIGHT TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine and U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott, Democrats from Virginia, want to set up a federal panel to...

Stetson selects first Black dean of College of Law

Michèle Alexandre SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER DELAND – Following a nationwide search, Stetson University...
Bethune Cookman University

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...

Speaking though the music

MOREHOUSE COLLEGE / 152ND ANNIVERSARY As part of Morehouse College’s annual Founders’ Week activities,...

HBCU raises enough money to keep accreditation

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE Bennett College is a private Black liberal arts college for women in...

State panel backs Bible courses for public schools

PHOTO COURTESY OF FLORIDA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Florida Rep. Kimberly Daniels (center) is the bill’s sponsor. NEWS SERVICE...

FAMU law students receive Bar Association scholarships

Ariel Cavazos Ashley Wilson ORLANDO – Two Florida A&M University (FAMU) College...

MOVERS, SHAKERS, DREAMERS

These Florida high school students are representing their generation at its best. PHOTOS COURTESY OF WALT DISNEY...
coronavirus

Can you get coronavirus from package delivered from China ?

BY LISA M. KRIEGER THE MERCURY NEWS/TNS SAN JOSE, Calif. – Residents at the epicenter of China’s mysterious viral outbreak are quarantined. But their mailed...
Homeless WALLY SKALIJ/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS

Report: 40 percent of homeless in the U.S. are Black

TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE The total number of homeless is 567,715 and 40 percent or 225,735 are African American although only 13 percent of the...