Howard University

Rickey Smiley got the opportunity to chat with Cathy Hughes, the founder of Radio One and the boss of literally everyone on the Rickey Smiley Morning Show. She celebrates ten years of the morning show and discusses why she loves Dish Nation and Rickey Smiley For Real. She also talks about being back on the […]

Hughes' naming ceremony will take place on October 23, according to WOL News Talk 1450 AM. Howard University has not made an official announcement.

Everything that P. Diddy does, he does big. While performing in Washington, DC on Thursday, the Bad Boy founder announced a pledge of $1 million to Howard University, the prestigious HBCU that he attended. The money is for the Sean Combs Scholarship Fund, which was designed to help to shape a new generation of HU students.  During the concert, […]

The Tony Awards set the bar for diversity on Sunday evening as several actors and actresses of color were recognized for their work; a major difference from the #OscarsSoWhite controversy that ensued earlier this year. For the first time in the ceremony’s history, four musical acting awards were nabbed by Black actors. Broadway hit show […]

Watch Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now panel discuss Pres. Obama's commencement speech at Howard University in the video clip above.

Howard University Presdient Wayne A.I. Frederick just announced that President Barack Obama will be the keynote speaker at the University’s commencement ceremony in May!! Congratulations to the Class of 2016!! Related Stories: NewsOne Top 5: POTUS Instagram Swag On Display…AND MORE HAPPY BIRTHDAY PRESIDENT OBAMA!!!! #POTUS Text “K975” To 52140 for your chance at ticket […]

Following online threats and a number of racially charged vandalism incidents at the University of Missouri, officials at Howard University are boosting security on campus after also receiving threats targeting Black students.

On Tuesday, Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now panel discussed Ingram's ousting and if the punishment administered by Howard University meets the crime.

“Kill em with silence!” That’s exactly what the marching band of Howard University did. The band is fed up up and no longer “playing” if Howard isn’t paying. HU’s legendary Showtime marching band collectively wore all black and staged a silent showtime as they protested for questions that need answers. Not one single member has […]

Howard University students took to Twitter to express their reported constant struggle with administration, dorm life, and financial aid.

In mid-June when Rachel Dolezal was asked on camera, “Are you African-American?” she was left speechless, hesitant and caught off guard. After claiming to misunderstand…

Taraji P. Henson talked with Uptown magazine about how she was forced to take matters into her own hands after her 20-year-old son was racially profiled by USC police. Apparently, being the son of a celebrity didn’t stop police from harassing him. To eliminate the possibility of it happening again, Taraji decided that he would instead […]