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Peek Inside Howard University's New Google Satellite Campus [PHOTOS]

The Howard West facility makes it easy for the HBCU’s computer science students to work with Google staffers in Mountain View, California.

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Stanley Nelson Delivers a Fascinating New Documentary About HBCUs

Nelson, director of “The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,” is back with an intriguing history of HBCUs, “Tell Them We Are Rising.” Here, a day after its Sundance debut, he talks about the triumphs and controversies of these still-essential institutions.

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Howard University Cheerleaders Kneel During Anthem at Nation's Classic

The cheerleaders, like an entire Seattle high school’s football team and a legion of professional athletes, embraced Colin Kaepernick’s protest of choice over the weekend.

President Obama to Howard University Graduates: 'Be Confident in Your Blackness'

The president touched on historical progress, contemporary struggles, Prince and his daughters in his keynote address at Howard University’s commencement ceremony this weekend.  

President Obama to Deliver Howard University's 2016 Commencement Address

The President will also receive the HBCU’s highest honor: an honorary Doctor of Laws degree.

Rachel Dolezal Has No Regrets About How She Identifies

The former NAACP chapter head spoke about the controversy on NBC’s “The Today Show.”

Haile Gerima's 'Ashes and Embers' Now Available on Netflix

Ava DuVernay’s Array re-released the L.A. Rebellion legend’s film about a Black Vietnam War veteran.

Bernie Sanders Kicks off HBCU Tour Today

The Democratic presidential nominee makes his first stop at South Carolina State University. 

Investigating the Dearth of Black Males Among Science and Math Ph.Ds

Getting to the root of a longstanding problem.

Howard University Men in Hoodies School You on Racial Profiling [Video]

The Howard University men that are part of the Howard Students For Justice group created the video above that asks viewers to check their biases.