Browse By

Category Archives: National News

Signing Day for Historically Black Colleges and Universities

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.– There was a celebration Friday night for more than 50 high school graduates who are furthering their education. It’s their first ever Signing Day for students who plan to attend Historically Black Colleges and Universities, or HBCU’s, around the country. The students

New poll finds support for gun control in Republican-led districts

A new poll conducted by a gun control group in Republican-held Virginia legislative districts found that “voters from all persuasions are widely in support of common-sense gun reforms,” including those Democrats will push during a special session to address gun violence next month. Public Policy Polling,

Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology

The Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology (DFBSST) is an endowment fund which provides scholarships to African-American undergraduate students who enroll in scientific or technical fields of study at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).[ Selection Process ] [ Eligibility Criteria ] [ Evaluation Criteria ] [ Award Determination ] [ Obtaining a Scholarship

Virginia State clips Shaw to earn CIAA men’s championship

Virginia State is heading back to the NCAA tournament. The Trojans (27-4) defeated Shaw (17-13) 77-66 in the CIAA tournament final. Coach Lonnie Blow won his second conference championship with the Trojans, having previously won the title with Saint Augustine’s. “You always want to win