Bennett College receives candidacy status from new accreditor

Among other privileges, students at the historically Black college for women can now access federal financial aid. Bennett College has until 2025 to complete the accreditation process.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 3, 2020

Partnerships increasing to diversify esports, bring gaming clubs to HBCU campuses

The CIAA and other gaming institutions are working together to change the lack of diversity within the billion-dollar esports and video game industry.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 1, 2020

Opinion | HBCUs have much to celebrate, but there’s still work to do

The FUTURE Act, the first HBCU graduate on a major presidential ticket and a rich history of excellence are accomplishments worth noting.
By Rep. Alma S. Adams | October 27, 2020

Pandemic isn’t stopping these HBCU homecomings

These North Carolina HBCUs are rounding out homecoming season with virtual festivities.
By QCity Metro Staff | October 21, 2020

Livingstone College, UNCC manage Covid-19 protocols with school reopening

Livingstone College says no positive Covid-19 cases since students returned earlier this month. UNC Charlotte reopens Oct. 1 for select in-person classes after three-week delay.
By Jonathan Limehouse | September 29, 2020

Livingstone College offers incentives to local students to avoid college deferral

Salisbury's HBCU is offering an additional incentive grant for potential students who live within 50 miles of its campus.
By QCity Metro Staff | July 20, 2020

JCSU gifted $250K from Carolina Panthers owner

The donation establishes the David and Nicole Tepper Scholarship at Charlotte’s historically Black university.
By QCity Metro Staff | July 15, 2020

Livingstone College to host phone-a-thon on Juneteenth

The 141-year-old HBCU's fundraising campaign will air live on YouTube and feature six DJs.
By QCity Metro Staff | June 17, 2020

National HBCU Commencement Celebration to recognize 2020 graduates

The virtual celebration on May 16 will highlight the achievements of graduates from historically Black institutions across the country.
By QCity Metro Staff | May 4, 2020

Livingstone College student tests positive for coronavirus

A student at the historically Black college in Salisbury became Rowan County’s first confirmed coronavirus case.
By QCity Metro Staff | March 20, 2020