Browse By

Category Archives: Education

Bank of America Gives Morgan State University $1 Million for Jobs Initiative

$25 Million National Program Supports Programming, Re-skilling, and Upskilling for Students of Color; Includes Partnerships with Major Employers and The Aspen Institute  Baltimore, MD — Morgan State University and Bank of America today announced a new $1 million jobs initiative partnership to help students of color successfully complete the education

MVSU names Maxie new Communications and Marketing Director

ITTA BENA, Miss.— Mississippi Valley State University (MVSU) has named Donell D. Maxie as its new Director of Communications and Marketing.Maxie has over fifteen years of experience as a Staff Writer, photographer, and Editor with the now-closed, Bolivar Commercial Newspaper of Cleveland. For the past

Jackson State University exceeds fall 2020 enrollment projections

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Jackson State University’s fall 2020 enrollment sees only a slight decline since fall 2019.  The university’s current preliminary enrollment is 6,921, or a 1.6 percent decline, and represents a difference of 99 students from last year’s preliminary figure of 7,020. Higher education

Hampton University Museum Receives $249,898 Grant

HAMPTON, Va. (September 16, 2020) – The Hampton University Museum and Archives has been awarded a $249,898 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to conserve and digitize twelve Letter Books that belonged to the founder of Hampton University, General Samuel Chapman Armstrong.