Sunday Jun 16
St. Petersburg Times
Maxwell: Historically black colleges still have a role, Dillard U president notes
Walter M. Kimbrough, president of Dillard University in New Orleans, is known for his no-nonsense leadership style, fresh ideas and willingness to speak publicly about the plight of historically black colleges and universities.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
United Methodist Church
McCord Scholar prepares to give in return
Lina McCord ambassador Bridget Sisney joins AU Jubilante choir members during 20th anniversary celebration of Africa University in Zimbabwe.
Tue May 28, 2013
Memorial Day weekend crime report: Eastern New Orleans woman...
Police have issued an arrest warrant for a woman who is accused of stabbing another woman in eastern New Orleans on Friday night.
The Macon Telegraph
First of four FVSU presidential candidates speaks
As provost of Dillard University in New Orleans, Dawkins was instrumental in jump starting several new programs and reaffirming accreditation for the university.
Mon May 27, 2013
St. Mary's Academy in New Orleans presented diplomas to 39 seniors May 16
St. Mary's Academy graduated 39 seniors during the 128th graduation May 16 at Austin Gymnasium in New Orleans.
Thu May 23, 2013
ESSENCE Poll: Are Black Celebs Responsible for Giving Back to Our Community?
Dr. Dre ruffled some feathers recently when he joined forces with Jimmy Iovine in donating $70 million to the University of Southern California to create the Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation.
National Public Radio
HBCU President Asks Dr. Dre, Why Not Us?
Hip-hop mogul Dr. Dre and music producer Jimmy Iovine recently donated $70 million to the University of Southern California.
WANE-TV Fort Wayne
Obama's Morehouse visit shinesa
When President Barack Obama addresses graduates at Morehouse College on Sunday, he'll also be speaking to the broader community of historically black colleges and universities - a proud corner of higher education that has struggled more than most during the last few years of economic distress.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Macon Telegraph
Short list for FVSU presidential candidates set
A committee has selected four candidates in its search for the next president of Fort Valley State University, and the public is invited to hear them state their case for leading the university.