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The Howard University women’s basketball program is headed to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in over two decades.
Norfolk State will look to win its third NCAA Tournament game. It will have to take down defending national champ Baylor to do it.
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Today, as the pandemic wanes, the number of Black-owned businesses in the U.S. is currently around 30% above pre-pandemic levels. That growth is being driven by Black women…
Inspiring others and mentorship are two significant factors driving women entrepreneurs—including Black women business owners—that feeds their passion for being their own boss.
In 2019, Sonia Robinson opened SpeeDee Oil Change & Auto Service in Fort Mill, S.C., after more than six years working as a regional service manager for Mobility Works, a leading dealer of wheelchair-accessible vans.
U.S. Representative Says it is ‘Extremely Concerning’ Brittney Griner has been blocked From U.S. Embassy contact
“Our diplomatic relationships with Russia are nonexistent at the moment,” said California Rep. John Garamendi. “Perhaps during the various negotiations that may take place, she might be able to be one of the solutions. I don’t know.”
Despite many women candidates, women are still unlikely to run for elected office, creating a political ambition gap between men and women.
In Virginia: five HBCUs got more than $141 million – including $52 million for Norfolk State University and $31 million for Hampton University.
Inside Higher Ed
The United Negro College Fund is launching a new online learning platform where HBCU students and scholars at different institutions across the country can learn and connect.
Though Black students are increasingly questioning the value of college , there are several Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) where alumni see higher median salaries than other Black graduates in the same state…