HU Journalism School Receives $150,000 for Content Management System
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HU Journalism School Receives $150,000 for Content Management System

October (2016)—Hampton University’s Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications (SHSJC) has received $150,000 to install a cutting edge content management system.  The system will integrate all aspects of production, provide hardware and software and fuel the school’s creation of a wide range of multi-platform digital programming. This donation comes thanks to the generosity of … Continue reading

Scientific Partnership Nets ASU’s C-STEM $901,000 Grant
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Scientific Partnership Nets ASU’s C-STEM $901,000 Grant

October (2016)—Alabama University researchers will have more support to advance their work thanks to a partnership with the University of Pennsylvania Science and Technology Center funded by a grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF). ASU’s portion of the $24 million grant totals $901,000, which will facilitate research in ASU’s College of Science, Technology, Engineering … Continue reading

HBCU Library Alliance Founding Board Chair, Loretta Parham, receives the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Michigan School of Information (UMSI)
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HBCU Library Alliance Founding Board Chair, Loretta Parham, receives the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Michigan School of Information (UMSI)

October (2016)—The School of Information will honor three individuals who have made notable contributions to the information field and to UMSI at the school’s annual alumni award ceremony during Homecoming Weekend on October 21. The Distinguished Alumni Award will be presented to Loretta Parham (AMLS ’77), the CEO and Library Director of the Robert W. … Continue reading

JSU gets $6 million NSF grant for bio-resource study of sustainable food, energy, water
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JSU gets $6 million NSF grant for bio-resource study of sustainable food, energy, water

Kennedi A. Fox (October, 2016)—The National Science Foundation has awarded Jackson State University a five-year $6 million grant to study bio-resource materials for sustainable food, energy and water resource development. JSU’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is collaborating with the University of Delaware, University of Mississippi and the University of Wyoming in the research.  The … Continue reading

Morgan Receives $140,000 National Science Foundation Grant For Early STEM Engagement Research
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Morgan Receives $140,000 National Science Foundation Grant For Early STEM Engagement Research

October (2016)—Morgan State University has been awarded a $140,598 research award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the study “Early STEM Engagement for Minority Males through a Network of Minority Serving Institutions.” This two-year project is led by Dr. J. Kemi Ladeji-Osias, associate professor in theDepartment of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Clarence … Continue reading

DSU Concludes $20M Greater Than One Campaign
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DSU Concludes $20M Greater Than One Campaign

October (2016)—Delaware State University recently announced that its five-year Greater Than One (GTO) Campaign for Students exceeded its $20 million goal and successfully concluded four months ahead of schedule – making it the greatest fundraising campaign in the University’s 125-year history. The University surpassed its objective by raising $20,370,762 during the five-year campaign that began … Continue reading