Posted on: May 26, 2020 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

This Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Member is Building the Fastest Growing Black Owned Publishing Company

Ardre Orie is a celebrity ghostwriter, book publishing expert, playwright, film director and CEO of 13th & Joan Publishing House. Orie has written for a host of clients including VH1, MTV, WETV, BRAVO, BET, CENTRIC, YouTube, Grammy Award-winning artists, the sports and entertainment industries as well as a bevy of entrepreneurs and everyday heroes. As the product of a single parent home and childhood survivor of domestic violence, Ardre recognized…

Posted on: May 26, 2020 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

The Scholarship King Helps College Students Secure Scholarship Money

Moses Small is the founder of The Scholarship King, a business that helps students earn scholarships and opportunities. He graduated with honors from Emerson College in 2020 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. He began this business after helping friends earn thousands of dollars’ worth of scholarships over the past two years. Since starting this business in April, he has helped students win over $10,000 towards school fees in roughly…

Posted on: May 23, 2020 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

What Texas Southern University Taught this SGA President and Recent Graduate

Tell us a little about yourself and your college journey. I’m Marcus Nash Jr. a proud Texas Southern University Alumnus from Dallas, Texas. My college journey has been tremendous. My first year of college I served as Mr. Freshman and that was my first time ever holding a leadership position and it helped me create a vison in my head of what I wanted the rest of my years to be like on campus. The following…

Posted on: May 21, 2020 Posted by: Jasmine Felder Comments: 0

Summer and Fall 2020 Semester Success Tips

For everyone starting classes during the Fall 2020 semester, get ready as we are zeroing in on 100 days before the Fall semester begins. Here are some tips to get ready for the Fall semester: 1)Make sure you class schedule is exactly the way you want it! Be sure to space them out if you would like to have study, lunch or friend breaks between classes. Having classes back to…

Posted on: May 20, 2020 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 1

Meet the HBCU Graduate and Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. Member Who Graduated with a 4.0 GPA

Southern University of New Orleans 2020 Graduate, Jenna Morris, had been working on retail management for years, when she decided to walk away and pursue her passion. She began her journey in August 2017 and went straight through without interruption (summers and all). Learn more about Jenna below What did your HBCU experience teach you the most about yourself, and life? I knew when I was making the decision to attend…

Posted on: May 20, 2020 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

Dr. Rhonda Moses Appointed Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management at Johnson C. Smith University

On May 12th, 2020, Johnson C. Smith University announces the appointment of Dr. Rhonda Moses as associate vice president for Enrollment Management. Moses, who was selected after an extensive national search, will be responsible for developing a comprehensive program for recruitment and retention and for managing the areas of admissions, financial aid and registrar’s office. She currently serves as dean of Enrollment Management at Huston-Tillotson University, a small HBCU in…

Posted on: May 20, 2020 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

Student Leader Spotlight on Sainna Christian- LeMoyne Owen College SGA President

Balancing school work with social life  This is an area which I am still working to figure out. I have long since acknowledged that I work better with integrating both areas, and creating strict timetables to manage both areas. My closest friends are persons who I have fun with, but I’m also able to sit and study with. They are disciplined enough to respect the time we have agreed on as study…

Posted on: May 19, 2020 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

This Morehouse College Graduate Created an Organization Encouraging More Youth Getting Into Politics

Morehouse College graduate, Jacob Wynn, created the Young Politician’s Committee because he saw that younger generations have minimal representation in government.  The Young Politician’s Committee is dedicated to making room for young adults to enter the political process and to represent themselves, their families, and their communities. It is our belief that the current political system fails to represent the urgent interests of young Americans and does cultivate and empower…