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Hampton University’s Virginia Workforce Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center focuses on helping those affected by the pandemic

In October 2020, Hampton University established the Virginia Workforce Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center (VWEIC) through the Department of Education Reimagine Workforce Preparation Grant. The VWEIC has been expanding the capability of the aspiring business owners and current entrepreneurs in order to assist with economic recovery

Level UP: A creative summer experience

By Alexandra Wilson The Coronavirus pandemic changed the game for many school-age students. One minute, they were roaming the halls laughing with friends and the next, confined to their homes with nowhere to go. It has been a rough year, and teenagers are looking forward

Norfolk State Honors 2020 Alumni Award Recipients

On May 15, Norfolk State University (NSU) honored four of its alumni during their commencement ceremony for the 2020 graduating class at William Brice Stadium.  The Distinguished Alumni Award is given to graduates who exhibit exceptional leadership and community service. The winners of the 2020

North Carolina A&T hosts Record-setting Commencement

GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T State University held their 2021 Spring Commencement Ceremony at Truist Field on May 9th at 8:30 AM followed by the commencement ceremony at 4 PM for the spring 2020 graduates that did not get an opportunity to have graduation due

Florida A&M secures first MEAC conference title

The 2021 MEAC Golf Championship was played this past weekend in Greensboro, with the Florida A&M Rattlers being the victors of the tournament. This marks the first MEAC conference championship in program history.  The Rattlers shot with pinpoint accuracy the entire tournament, shooting a combined

North Carolina A&T alumni Terrence Jenkins wins Oscar Award

North Carolina A&T alumnus Terrence Jenkins, also known as Terrance J, won an Oscar as an Executive Producer for the Netflix film Two Distant Strangers.  Jenkins produced the film alongside NBA Superstar Kevin Durant, and actor Jesse Williams. The film was written and directed by