Deion Sanders Generates $4.5M in Revenue With New Prime 21 Sunglasses

The buzz around Deion Sanders has been incessant. And while some may view it as hype, the proof is in the pre-orders. After elevating Jackson State University and the larger HBCU sports culture, Sanders announced his intentions to head to Boulder, Colorado, to coach for the University of Colorado. Now just a few games into […]

Megan Thee Stallion Teams Up With Flamin’ Hot to Raise Money for HBCUs

Rapper Megan Thee Stallion has teamed up with Frito-Lay’s Flamin’ Hot brand to raise money for her alma mater, Texas Southern University, reports Ad Age. In a new ad campaign, Megan plays a dean at Flamin’ Hot University, also known as “FU.” And the fictitious university hopes to bring in real dollars to launch a […]

Father and Son Recreate Heartwarming Airplane Photo 30 Years Later

Ruben Flowers is the patriarch of his family and the forefather of an aviation legacy that has spanned generations, reports ABC 7 news. Growing up in Michigan during the 1960s and 1970s, Flowers recalls falling in love with aviation when he was just a child.  “A pilot one day asked me if I wanted to […]

Chioma Nnadi Makes History as First Black Woman to Head British Vogue

Condé Nast has announced that journalist Chioma Nnadi will be the next editor of British Vogue.  Edward Enninful, the current editor of British Vogue, recently announced his departure after the March 2024 issue hits stands, The Guardian reports. A beloved stylist turned head of one of the top fashion magazines, Enninful has had a successful […]

Morris Chestnut Teams Up With OWN For New Docuseries About The Legacy Of Black Wall Street

In the early 20th century, Tulsa, Oklahoma’s Greenwood district was a thriving predominantly Black community often referred to as Black Wall Street. Many African American families had flocked to the area, purchasing the land sold exclusively to “coloreds.” They created a bustling community filled with successful businesses, banks, theaters, and shops. Unfortunately, the success was […]

Dr. Agenia Walker Clark Appointed as New President of Fisk University

Dr. Agenia Walker Clark earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville before earning a Doctorate in Leadership from Vanderbilt University, Fisk University reports. A veteran community advocate, she served in a number of corporate roles before serving as Senior Director of Human Resources at Vanderbilt University and VP of Human […]

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