World Bank Group Signs MOU with Jackson State University and HBCUs

Will work together to promote more inclusive and sustainable development WASHINGTON, September 23, 2022 —The World Bank Group today signed a new agreement with Jackson State University President Thomas K. Hudson, J.D. and the presidents of five other Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) that will promote the sharing of knowledge and talent between the…

Love for JSU: Alumna establishes $100K endowed criminal justice scholarship

Jackson State University alumna Jennifer Love recently established the $100,000 Jennifer Love Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Endowed Scholarship at her alma mater. “We are thankful to have alumni like Jennifer, whose generous investment in Jackson State and our criminal justice students will help to empower and transform their higher education futures. Her gift further elevates…

Hip Hop Icon Introduces Caribbean Carnival Experience to Riverdale

Hip Hop Icon Chubb Rock and his crew of Weekend Warriors have collaborated with Gotta Have Events to produce an exclusive Caribbean Carnival experience at the Amphitheater at Riverdale Town Center on October 16, 2022 called Gotta Have Carnival. The event carded to start at 3pm, includes a full cultural immersion with Caribbean food, alcohol…

Denny’s Announces Schedule for Hungry for Education™ College Tour, Scholarships for Diverse College Students

America’s Diner is seeking applications for its Hungry for Education™ Scholarship Program, recognizing outstanding students bringing their communities together SPARTANBURG, S.C., Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As part of its longstanding commitment to education, today Denny’s announced the fall college tour schedule to promote its Hungry for Education™ (HFE) Scholarship Program, building off its partnership…

It’s Cold Blooded

This feature film (bio pic) will encompass the life and music career of the late artist, Rick James. Brooklyn, NY, September 21, 2022 –(PR.com)– It’s Cold Blooded. The real Rick James story is here. The only quiet thing known about Rick James was when he was in sleep mode or his unspoken acts of benevolence. Listening…

RICH HOMIE QUAN RELEASES “RISK TAKERS” MUSIC VIDEO

WATCH HERE LISTEN HERE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED PROJECT FAMILY & MULA ARRIVING OCTOBER 4THPRE-SAVE HERE New York, NY. September 21, 2022. Today, Chart-topping rapper, Rich Homie Quan, premiered the official video for “Risk Takers.” The song is the second single off his forthcoming project, Family & Mula, due October 4th 2022 – the same day as…

IMPROVED ELEMENTS FOR FOOTBALL GAME DAY ANNOUNCED

JACKSON, Miss. – The Jackson State University Department of Athletics has taken steps to improve the fan experience at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium. ·       Free bottled water will be available in the tailgate areas prior to the start of the game. ·       The quantity of water available for sale will be doubled, and additional designated…

GRAMMY MUSEUM® MISSISSIPPI TO HOST FREE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT EVENT FOR TEACHERS ON OCT. 10 IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TAKE ME TO THE RIVER

SPONSORED BY THE ELLA FITZGERALD FOUNDATION, SPECIAL GUESTS INCLUDE ARIN CANBOLAT, DONALD HARRISON, BOO MITCHELL, AND MARTIN SHORE CLEVELAND, MISS. (SEPT. 20th, 2022) — GRAMMY Museum® Mississippi, in partnership with Take Me to the River, will host a free professional development event for teachers on Monday, Oct. 10, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sponsored…

Jackson State University Hosts Water Distribution for Jackson Community on Monday

(JACKSON) – The Jackson State University community is grateful for the outpouring of local and national support received during the water crisis. Because of the incredible generosity, bottled water donations have outpaced our ability to distribute and safely store on campus. Therefore, JSU will share the overflow donations with the Jackson community during a water…

Multi-Platinum Selling Rapper Rich Homie Quan Drops “Risk Takers” Single with Live ‘From The Block’ Performance Video

WATCH HERE/LISTEN HERE Announces Still Going In 10-Year Anniversary Concert in Atlanta September 27 Tickets On Sale HERE New York, NY. September 16, 2022. Following the release of “Krazy,” Atlanta rap star Rich Homie Quan drops “Risk Takers,” the second single from his fast-approaching project Family & Mula, out October 2022. The how-to-guide to making…

WATCH THE TRAILER: I Wanna Dance with Somebody

I Wanna Dance with Somebody is a powerful and triumphant celebration of the incomparable Whitney Houston. Directed by Kasi Lemmons, written by Academy Award® nominee Anthony McCarten, produced by legendary music executive Clive Davis and starring BAFTA Award® winner Naomi Ackie, the film is a no-holds-barred portrait of the complex and multifaceted woman behind The…

GLOBAL SUPERSTAR USHER ANNOUNCES THE 25th ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF HIS 7x PLATINUM ALBUM MY WAY TO BE RELEASED ON SEPTEMBER 16 VIA LAFACE RECORDS AND LEGACY RECORDINGS

PRESAVE HERE DIGITAL ALBUM INCLUDES THREE REIMAGINED TRACKS PLUS INSTRUMENTAL VERSIONS ALL PRODUCED BY RYAN JAMES CARR DELUXE EDITION PRESSED ON 2LP 180G SILVER CLOUDY VINYL OUTEARLY 2023 VIA VINYL ME PLEASEPREORDER HERE USHER: 25 YEARS MY WAY A MINI-DOCUMENTARY ON THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE OF THE ALBUM OUT SEPTEMBER 16 EXCLUSIVELY VIA USHER’S…

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS, NCRF BLACK COLLEGE EXPO PARTNER TO PROVIDE 6 SCHOLARSHIPS IN 2022 TO BAY AREA STUDENTS ATTENDING HBCUs THIS FALL

DIAMOND BAR, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, September 7, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — National College Resources Foundation and its trademark program Black College Expo has formed a partnership with the Golden State Warriors to support students attending historically black colleges and universities HBCUs. Executive members of the Golden State Warriors attended the annual Oakland Black College Expo this…

ATHLYT Announces Groundbreaking Times Square NIL Deal with Division 1 HBCU

September 08, 2022 01:19 AM Eastern Daylight Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–From the football players to the women’s bowling team, history has been made with a one-of-a-kind name, image, likeness (NIL) deal. Every student-athlete from Grambling State University (GSU), a D1 athletics historically black college/university (HBCU) located in rural Louisiana, has been offered a NIL deal…