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This Convicted Murderer Got A Second Chance. Now He's A College Valedictorian.

The Huffington Post | Philip Lewis | Posted 12.20.2016 | Black Voices

Renald “Ren” Moore is not your average college valedictorian. The 42-year-old had to overcome more obstacles than most to reach the moment this m...

Historically Black Colleges & Universities Alum Impact the World of Tennis

Louis Bolling | Posted 08.29.2016 | Education
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Louis Bolling

Williams, her sister, Venus, and several touring professional tennis players of color are standing on the shoulders of giants. Many of those giants call HBCUs and MSIs their home. Here's a list of some of those that have and continue to impact the world of tennis.  

Two Victims Shot On Texas Southern University Campus

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 10.09.2015 | Crime

Three suspects shot two male victims at Texas Southern University around 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Houston Police spokeswoman Jodi Silva said at a press c...

A Coast Guard Workforce for Tomorrow

Adm. Paul Zukunft | Posted 06.02.2015 | Politics
Adm. Paul Zukunft

I'm looking to follow the lead of Dr. Olivia Hooker, who fought to become the first African-American woman to enlist in the U.S. Coast Guard, and build a 21st-century Coast Guard workforce that draws upon the richness of all Americans. We must continue our efforts to be a more inclusive organization that attracts a diverse workforce.

Jarrett L. Carter

HBCUs Taking The Lead On Important Initiative | Jarrett L. Carter | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

Weather monitoring satellites, hurricane tracking, atmospheric assessment, climate advocacy. Many Americans would normally associate these terms with ...

Texas Students Kicked Off Band, Lose Scholarships For Hazing

Reuters | Posted 12.10.2012 | College

By Patricia Gras HOUSTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Texas Southern University removed 10 students from its marching band and suspended them f...

TSU Suspends Famed Ocean Of Soul Marching Band After Report Of Hazing

Posted 09.28.2012 | College

Texas Southern University has suspended its band after hearing, on Wednesday night, that its members were hazing one another, according to the Associa...

Future Texas Southern University Student Dies Suddenly On Campus | Posted 07.25.2012 | College

A tragedy occurred in a rec room at Texas Southern University's on Monday when a future student collapsed and died. Fox Houston reports that Justin...

Two Former College Hoops Players Accused Of Stealing From Coach

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 03.02.2012 | Sports

Tony Harvey, Texas Southern University basketball coach, had his home burglarized in February when he was away on a road trip. According to The Housto...

Beyonce's Dad Could Be Your Professor | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Mathew Knowles helped turn Beyoncé into a superstar, and he could help you learn how to do it too!...