Howard University


Everyone knows that some of the best Air Jordans that drop are “Friends & Family” exclusives. Kicks intended college athletes that end up on the secondary market for tens of thousands of dollars.

The 80-year old civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson had met with university administrators and was addressing student protestors when he suffered a fall and a cut to his head. At the prompting of his team and activist members, he was then rushed to Howard University Hospital.

After haggling with the university, Hannah-Jones has elected to go with famed HBCU Howard University and has received tenure to boot.


The late Chadwick Boseman captivated audiences with his work on the motion picture screen, portraying powerful figures such as James Brown, Thurgood Marshall, and Jackie Robinson and of course Marvel's Black Panther. But to all who knew him, he was a proud alumni of Howard University first, even taking part in protests against the school's consolidation of the fine arts college in 1997 as a sophomore.

According to published reports, Danielle Kwateng has been named to the post following the exit of Alexi McCammond who recently resigned as editor-in-chief after her old, racially insensitive tweets resurfaced.

Apple Music's Rap Life is taking its popular hip-hop playlist on the road with 'Rap Life Live.' The service tapped four leading rap acts— all who are known for speaking against racial injustice in their music— to perform at Howard U. to help open a dialog about the issues plaguing the Black community. The event is the first of many aimed to hit across HBCU campuses across the United States.

Rep. Matt Gaetz is clearly one of the dumbest people in Congress, allegedly. The Florida Republican, who most recently and infamously wore a gas mask while on the House floor, couldn't comprehend why Howard University was tabbed to get $13M in the historic bailout funding that eventually passed unanimously in the Senate. 

School president Wayne A.I. Frederick says classes will move to online-only instruction for the remainder of the semester.

Kanye West has been taking his Sunday Service performance experience on the road in various cities as of late, no doubt to prepare listeners for the highly-anticipated Jesus Is King album. This morning (October 12) as Howard University’s homecoming weekend kicks off, the Chicago superstar brought Sunday Service to the Yard much to the delight […]

Stephen Curry might be best known for his wizardry on the basketball court, but he’s also a big fan of golf as evidenced by his new series, Holey Moley. After a meeting with a Howard University student angling to bring a golf program for men and women to the HBCU, it was announced this week […]

Chadwick Boseman is living his best life, and inspiring people along the way. Yesterday (May 13), the Black Panther actor addressed the class of 2018 at Howard University’s commencement.