Howard University Makes History With First HBCU Skating Team

Howard University just became the first HBCU to create a skating team! Maya James and Cheyenne Walker are the co-founders of the figure skating club on campus, reports US Figure Skating. Both skaters ultimately chose a college without a team and immediately found themselves missing the sport. “I just missed the sport, honestly,” James said. […]

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser Launches New Public Service Program for HBCU Students 

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has announced a new program for HBCU students interested in public service careers, Black Enterprise reports. In partnership with Howard University and the University of the District of Columbia (UDC), the Public Service Program will create opportunities for seniors at the universities through apprenticeship programs.  There are currently more than […]

Diddy Makes $1 Million Donation to Howard University During Surprise Homecoming Visit

Diddy is giving back to his alma mater! During his Howard University Yardfest homecoming performance on October 20 , Diddy surprised the HBCU with a $1M donation, WJLA reports. The rapper attended Howard University as a business major before leaving to start his music career at Uptown Records.  “HBCUs are something that we have to protect! […]

Universal Music Group Offers Scholarships to Black HBCU Students Attending Medical School

Black Medical Students

Universal Music Group is making it possible for Black students to go to medical school. UMG recently launched an HBCU scholarship program for aspiring doctors through its Task Force for Meaningful Change (TFMC). The initiative focuses on building pipeline opportunities for the medical schools at Howard University College of Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Meharry […]

Howard University Golf Teams Explored in New ‘Why Not Us’ Docuseries on ESPN 

We are getting a new look into Howard University’s golf team through its new docuseries on ESPN. Titled “Why Not Us: Howard Golf,” the show is the fourth installment in ESPN’s “Why Not Us” series. The show is a collaboration with Andscape, FILM 45, and ESPN+ Originals. And the new installment of the series is […]

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