Just when you thought it was safe to be pro Kanye again, he goes and makes another slavery comment that has you looking at him sideways. Kanye held another Sunday service and this time it was held on the campus of the prestigious HBCU Howard University. He managed to shockingly silence the crowd when he […]

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“B****h Better Have My Money!” The students said it loud and said it proud “B***h Betta Have My Money.” That was the theme song that was echoed in the student financial building at Howard University when students swarmed it demanding answers.   Outrage has set in one a report accused student employee Tyrone Hankerson of […]

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Roland Martin talks to Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick, the embattled Howard University President, who recently received a vote of “no confidence” from faculty leaders. Listen to the full interview below. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter

Dallas native Z’Kijah Fleming is the winner of the 2017 Tom Joyner Foundation Full Ride Scholarship. The high school senior who is ranked number one in her class talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about becoming a caretaker at 14, why she chose Howard University and much more. “I kind of don’t have a plan. […]

Arts & Entertainment

Puff Daddy is showing his love for his Alma Mater in a big way. During his recent tour stop in Washington D.C., Puff made the big announcement of his donation of $1 million to Howard University as a scholarship fund. The money will go towards students who are in the undergraduate business major who are […]

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The Howard University Men’s Soccer team is currently the only men’s squad that plays in the MEAC conference. Through its ups and downs, the team’s legacy remains stellar after it became the first team from a HBCU to win a NCAA division I championship. In 1971, the Bisons won their first title after defeating the […]

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Dr. Mordecai Wyatt Johnson was a son of former slaves who became Howard University’s first Black president, raising the academic standards of the vaunted institution…


Seniors gearing up for graduation at Howard University can breathe a little easier now; the Mecca is implementing a new practice that will surely lower…

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Dr. George Carruthers overcame a devastating personal loss, moving away from home and struggling in high school to becoming one of the world’s most respected…

Celebrity News

Congratulations Dr. Sean Combs! Diddy graced The Yard at Howard University in Washington, DC (May 10) to receive an honorary degree in humanities and deliver the…

She may have been killed off on Person of Interest but that didn’t stop Taraji P. Henson’s flow. She wanted to be written out because…

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There are many reasons why Black students consider attending a historically Black college or university. Not only do HBCU’s provide an education, they offer Black…