Author: Michael McLendon
Certified personal trainer and nutrition coach Tay Sweat knows what it means to fight for his life. At age 15, he weighed 311 pounds and found himself in a constant battle with diabetes and high blood pressure. Afraid ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 4:09PM
One blog I read regularly is by Leo Babauta, called zen habits. Essentially, he writes all about simplifying your life. A while ago, Scott Young was a guest blogger for Babuata’s website and wrote a post, The Really Simple Way to Get Work Done. I was greatly inspired by this piece and therefore want ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 3:06PM
By Thesis Whisperer
Have you given up a great full time job to do your PhD? Some of you might have done this fairly recently – what changes can you expect?
Jo Khoo is currently enrolled in a PhD at the University of Wollongong, Australi ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 3:03PM
A question that often comes up when I do campus workshops on work/life balance is how and when busy academic parents can find time to exercise. As we get older, it becomes increasingly important for us to exercise in order to stay healthy and keep our stress levels in check. I find time to exercise ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 2:59PM
A lot of writing advice tends to shift between write-when-inspired and write every day. In this blog post, Aya Nassar suggests that maybe we do not really need to choose...
It has been a while since my last two blog posts ‘Becoming kind to your ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 2:55PM
Strategies for making good use of your summer "break."
Florianne Jimenez is a PhD student in rhetoric and composition at UMass Amherst. She tweets via @bopeepery.
Remember when you actually used to look for ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 2:53PM
The University of Michigan is one of the great public research universities of the United States. Since the nineteenth century, the University has served as a national model of a complex, diverse, and comprehensive public institution of higher learni ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 2:35PM
Couple donates graduation regalia
Cardel Louis-Jacques and fiancée Shanicia Hanson
Shanicia Hanson was about to move in November 2016 when she discovered graduation regalia from her undergraduate days at the University of Maryland Eas ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 11:12AM
Contact: Michael Tullier, APR, Office of Communications, Public Relations and Marketing
Dr. Michael L. Curry and chemistry graduate student Demetrius Finley
Finley and Curry demonstrate experiment.
Soon, that next scoop of fertilizer ...
Posted Thursday, April 19th 2018 at 11:05AM
Political analyst, attorney and activist to address new graduates
Political analyst, attorney and activist Bakari Sellers will serve as the keynote speaker for Shaw University’s 2018 Spring Commencement exercises, to be held Saturday, May 12 at ...
Posted Tuesday, April 17th 2018 at 4:33PM
The biggest entertainer in the world just earned herself an honorary degree at every HBCU across the nation overnight.
Beyonce showed up and showed out as the headliner at Coachella in the wee hours of the morning on Sunday using a heavily HBCU ba ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 7:13PM
JSU senior business administration major Kyren Garel lands six-figure job at Microsoft.
JSU senior business administration major Kyren Garel recently accepted a job with Microsoft’s federal group as a customer success manager.
The 22 ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 7:05PM
Tuskegee is a powerhouse when it comes to producing greatness. It is the alma mater of famous musician Lionel Richie, radio host Tom Joyner, inventor of the Super Soaker Lonnie Johnson, and newly acclaimed author Robert Constant. Since Mr. Constant g ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 2:52PM
Today, Beyoncé, through her BeyGOOD initiative, announces the four schools to receive the newly established Homecoming Scholars Award Program for the 2018-2019 academic year. The Universities, Xavier, Wilberforce, Tuskegee and Bethune-Cookman, are al ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 2:50PM
By Deborah Bailey, Special to the AFRO
AC Jordan Basketball Arena on the campus of Bowie State University was awash in in a sea of black and gold Thursday, with students, faculty, staff, alumni and supporters crowding into the transformed gym of M ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 1:51PM
Two years ago, the Clark Atlanta University Lady Panthers tennis team finished third in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women's Tennis Championships. They finished second last season.
Today, the Lady Panthers will look to comple ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 1:47PM
The Diesel Equipment Technology program has been accredited by the Associated Equipment Distributors Foundation.
Achieving accreditation with the Illinois-based trade organization represents a step forward in building the program to meet the needs ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 1:36PM
Forty-Spelman Bio Atlanta Science Fair 2018 five Spelman biology students volunteered and hosted nearly 500 children and their parents during the Atlanta Science Festival on Saturday, March 24. The Spelman Bio booth explored the concepts and biology ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 1:34PM
Author: ALucas Johnson
Tennessee State University will be part of the route of the Sista Strut 3K, which seeks to raise awareness about breast cancer.
The event on Saturday, April 21, will start at 8 a.m. at the Hadley Park Bandshell and G ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 12:56PM
WHAT : The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), in conjunction
with Chevrolet, is kicking off the third year of Discover the Unexpected
(DTU) scholarship and journalism fellowship for students attending
Historically Black Colleges and ...
Posted Monday, April 9th 2018 at 8:21PM
The Mississippi Valley State University Department of English and Foreign Languages and J.H. White Library will continue the Zelma T. Howard Lecture Series with a poetry reading featuring renowned poet George Drew.
The event will be hosted at 2:30 ...
Posted Wednesday, March 28th 2018 at 12:45PM
After posting the best times and distances in the NAIA, Natasha Poleon (JR/Vieux Fort, St. Lucia) wins Red River Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week and Taishia Pryce (SO/Kingston, Jamaica) wins Field Athlete of the Week for March 19-25.
Posted Wednesday, March 28th 2018 at 12:42PM
Photo: Students with Dr. Thomas and Ron Thomas
By James Jones
Arts and Entertainment Editor, The Maroon Tiger
President David A. Thomas, a group of faculty members and journalism students represented Morehouse Monday at a Washington D.C. deb ...
Posted Wednesday, March 28th 2018 at 12:37PM