Slickdeals Student #Scholarship Program

Slickdeals Student Scholarship Program is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are attending college full-time at any accredited college or university in the U.S. It is open to any major. Applicants must be at least 17 years old and U.S. citizens or legal residents. Students may apply by submitting an original 500-word essay on […]

“The @WendyWilliams Show” Is Hiring #Interns for the Spring, Summer, and Fall

The highly popular Wendy Williams Show is looking for qualified, organized and professional interns in the New York City area who want to gain experience in television production. All applicants must be at least 18-years-old, able to receive college credit for the internship and work at least 3 days a week. Ideal candidates will be those pursuing […]

Mae and Mary Legacy Foundation #Scholarship

Mae and Mary Legacy Foundation Scholarship is open to graduating high school students who are of African American descent. The scholarship is based on academic excellence and financial need. Applicants must be African American students from anywhere in the U.S. They may choose to attend a two- or four-year university or technical school. Applicants must […]

Principal Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland to Discuss New Book & Activism (@mistyonpointe)

Misty Copeland, the first African-American Female Principal Dancer with the American Ballet Theatre, will discuss her first health and fitness book, Ballerina Body: Dancing and Eating Your Way to a Leaner, Stronger, and More Graceful You, as well as her roles as ballerina and activist in a discussion at the National Press Club on Monday, Apr. 17, at 8 […]

Jay Z to Produce #TrayvonMartin Film & Documentary Series

A new report from Variety reveals that Jay Z, in conjunction his new partners at The Weinstein Company, is planning both a narrative film and a separate documentary television series about the life and death of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin. Jay recently acquired the rights to two books about Martin’s 2012 murder by George Zimmerman: Rest in Power: The […]

@Google Partners With Howard University West to Train Black Coders

Google is opening "Howard West" on its campus in Mountain View, Calif., a Silicon Valley outpost for the historically black university where computer science majors can immerse themselves in coding instruction and tech culture, not to mention the inner workings of one of the planet's most famous companies. Between 25 and 30 juniors and seniors from Washington, […]

@SHERYLUNDERWOOD: FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO TO “THE TALK”

By Dr. John Hamilton Sheryl Underwood holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Arts from the University of Illinois at Chicago and Masters Degrees in Media Management and Mass Communication from Governor State University. Underwood served as the 23rd International President of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. As International President of the Sorority, Underwood […]