Thursday, May 28, 2020

Rep. Hank Johnson Helps Secure HBCU Funds

Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) has helped secure $5 million to increase funding for science research at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and minority...

B-CU degree a long time coming

Hundreds of graduates include a determined mom and her youngest son. COURTESY OF LOWERY FAMILY Jenetta...

Church, organization raising funds for B-CU

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES A new organization called Community Sponsors has announced a fundraiser to help Bethune-Cookman University...

Daytona State to offer daytime welding classes

In response to increasing demand for skilled welders, Daytona State College (DSC) has expanded its welding program to offer daytime courses leading to an...

Stetson named one of nation’s best colleges by Princeton Review

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Stetson University has been recognized as one of the...

New museum tells story of Black history and America

Building will include variety of artifacts – from iconic family treasures to Black Lives Matter paraphernalia BY FREDDIE ALLEN NNPA NEWS WIRE When the National Museum of...

Florida African American Student Association to convene in Daytona

Students are shown at a previous Florida African American Student Association convention. The Florida African American...

Salute to Dr. Seuss

The birthday of Dr. Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel) was celebrated on March 2 at Turie T. Elementary School as part of Read Across America...

Brown, Links tour B-CU with youth from Jacksonville

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Bethune-Cookman University welcomed Congresswoman Corrine Brown, members of The Links, Inc., and 12 girls from Butler Middle School of Jacksonville...

From cotton picker to community leader: Daniels to discuss life experiences

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Daytona resident James F. Daniels has published his first book, a memoir titled “Metamorphosis: From Cotton Picker to Community Leader.’’ The book...