Category : Education

by Staff - 1 week ago

HBCUs Report Impressive Enrollment Gains

Alcorn State University in Mississippi reports that the first-year class is the largest in university history. There are 740 entering students this year, an increase of 38 percent from a year ago. The large entering class boosted total enrollments at...

by Staff - 1 week ago

TSU Gets Narrow Victory in Southern Heritage Classic

By Ron Wynn NASHVILLE, TN — On a night when their offense repeatedly misfired, the Tennessee State Tigers’ defense made a host of clutch plays and enabled them to grab a 17-15 Southern Heritage Classic victory over Jackson State before nearly 48,000...

by Staff - 1 week ago

TSU Wins 6th Southern Heritage Classic

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by Staff - 1 week ago

New Fisk Student Leader All Set for New Challenges

By Reginald Stuart When Fisk University goes on the hunt this school year for prospective students, its recruitment and sales team will likely include one of its most recent super boosters: Tanya Torres. Torres, a 21–year-old public school graduate f...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Top Army Officer Talks to TSU Students and Faculty

NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) — A top Army officer visiting Tennessee State University talked to students and faculty recently about civilian research opportunities in the military. Maj. Gen. Cedric T. Wins oversees the U.S. Army’s Research, Devel...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Fisk University’s New President Eyes Rebound

By Reginald Stuart NASHVILLE, TN — When Dr. Kevin D. Rome Sr. arrived at Fisk University this summer as its fifth President in the last 17 years, he didn’t bring a magic wand or offer a secret recipe to help Fisk, despite the urgent need for phenomen...