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California Hopes to Ease Path to Historically Black Colleges
Leaders of California's vast community college system on Tuesday approved a program aimed at making...


Google Embeds Engineers as Professors
Company to send teachers to Howard, Hampton, Fisk, Morehouse and Spelman....


This Day in Black History: Jan. 2, 1915
Celebrated scholar and African-American historian John Hope Franklin was awarded the Medal Of Honor...


This Day in Black History: May 4, 1884
On May 4, 1884, journalist and activist Ida B. Wells was forced by a train conductor to move from h...


This Day in Black History: Aug. 27, 1963
W. E. B. Du Bois died in Ghana, West Africa, on Aug. 27, 1963....


Civil Rights Icon John Lewis to Preach at Shiloh Baptist
John Lewis, icon of the civil rights movement, will deliver the sermon for the 150th anniversary of...


This Day in Black History: August 22, 1867
Fisk University was founded in Nashville, Tennessee....


This Day in Black History: Jan. 9, 1866
Fisk University holds its first classes and Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. was founded at Howard U...


The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill Will Be Added to the Library of Congress
The R&B star's award-winning debut will be inducted with 24 other classic albums....


Throwback Thursday: Rep. John Lewis's Freedom Summer
The iconic Rep. John Lewis recalls being jailed for a good cause....


Ella Mae Johnson, Black Woman Who Saw Obama Inauguration, Dies at 106
Ella Mae Johnson | Black Woman Who Saw Obama Inauguration | Dies at 106...


America’s Foremost Black Historian Dies
Perhaps the country’s most famous Black historian dies at the age of 94....


Where Are America's Best Black Colleges?
Posted Oct. 4, 2007 – In the latest ranking of historically Black colleges and universities, U.S. N...