The legacy for three of Georgia’s 10 historically black colleges and universities may turn a new direction with a proposal to consolidate the schools into a new state system. Georgia legislature is pushing the proposal of Savannah State, Albany State, and Ft. Valley State Universities becoming one conjoined HBCU under the name Georgia Agricultural and […]
GPA: 3.54 Hometown: Stone Mountain, GA Major: Mathematics Classification: Junior Career goal: To decrease the number of those experiencing poverty through resources, education, mentoring, and volunteering. Motto: “The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary” – Vince Lombard Congratulations to Fort Valley State University Hercules Scholar, Samuel Ofori. Samuel has been selected […]
Wilberforce University and Central State University in Ohio have announced that they are currently in discussion regarding a collaborative learning arrangement and shared services relationship. Wilberforce University, is a private historically Black educational institution with about 600 students. It is affiliated with the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Central State University, located across the street from […]
Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) has entered into an agreement with Dillard University in Louisiana to help increase the number of African-American students who enter medical school at RUSM, and ultimately become physicians. Under the terms of the agreement, qualified Dillard students who earn full acceptance into RUSM will receive a scholarship covering full […]
Congratulations to Fort Valley State University Hercules Scholar, Hugh Taylor. Hugh has been selected as this week’s recipient of the $1,500 scholarship from the Tom Joyner Foundation. Inspired by his mother and older brother, Hugh plans on showing students another way of learning as he strives to become an educator through the performing and visual arts to the future generation.
Atlanta, GA — Matthew Wesley Williams has been appointed by the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees of the Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC) to serve as Interim President of the Center, upon the retirement of current President, Dr. Edward L. Wheeler on July 31, 2019. This action will be ratified by the full Board of […]