Wednesday, August 31, 2016

College of the Day: Howard University

This Historically Black University is nestled in our nation’s capital, one of the most diverse cities around. Howard offers many majors including Anesthesiology, Black Politics, Education, International Business, Journalism, Sports Medicine, and so many more. Residence Halls are protected by 24/7 campus security. Howard offers many dining options to satisfy everyone’s cravings. Howard University offers several Division II teams including basketball, lacrosse, soccer, volleyball, and many more. In 2011, Howard’s total admission was 10,594, so be prepared to meet many new people! 

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

College of the Day: Pace University

For more than 100 years, Pace University has been preparing students to become leaders in their fields by providing an education that combines exceptional academics with professional experience and the New York advantage. Pace has three campuses, in New York City, Westchester, and
White Plains. A private metropolitan university, Pace enrolls approximately 13,500 students in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences,
Lienhard School of Nursing, Lubin School of Business, School of Education, Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems, and School of Law.

Monday, August 29, 2016

College of the Day: Old Dominion University

A moderately large state university in Norfolk, Virginia, Old Dominion University has an admission profile similar to Towson University, accepting few students with less than a 3.0 GPA or 20 ACT. Taking advantage of its large and diverse student body, there are 200 student organizations on campus, and over 70 undergraduate majors available. Old Dominion is joining the Conference USA, so it will compete with schools like Marshall, Tulane, East Carolina, and Florida International University.

Friday, August 26, 2016

College of the Day: North Carolina State University

As large and distinguished as the University of Maryland, North Carolina State University is an excellent option for students who long for the large campus crowds and prefer the warmer weather. Notable alumni include Coach Bill Cowher, comedian Zach Galifianakis, and former White House press secretary Robert Gibbs. 

Thursday, August 25, 2016

College of the Day: Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

Located only 90 minutes away in Chester County Pennsylvania, Lincoln University is known as a premier historically black college. Famous alumni include Langston Hughes and Thurgood Marshall, and offers undergraduate majors in all of the popular fields of study. 

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Kappa Alpha Psi Beautillion 2017


The Alexandria-Fairfax (VA) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. is pleased to announce its fourth Beautillion Scholarship Program for outstanding, college bound, African American male seniors residing in DC, MD, and VA.  We will select up to 15 high school students for 2017. Only 15 will be selected for the Class of 2017. 
Take a look at the videos from 2014-2016 (below).
Click here to Review the TENTATIVE INFO DECK to learn more about the beautillion concept. 
If you are very interested, understand the concept after reviewing the deck from step 2, and want to attend our information session on Sunday, September 25 2016 from 3-5 PM, Register Now to attend the Session.

The session will take place at: University of Maryland College Park campus; Robert H. Smith School of Business, Van Munching Hall, 1570 Van Munching Hall, 7699 Mowatt Lane, College Park, MD 20742. Click here for Directions. Register Now to attend the Session.  At least one parent will be expected to attend the information session in order to be eligible to participate in STEP FOUR: Beautillion Interview Process.




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College of the Day: American University

AmericanUniversity is a competitive university in northwest Washington, DC. Admissions are more competitive than Towson, but not much more so than College Park. The campus itself is nestled in a residential section of the city, but feels simultaneously classic and contemporary. Many students make American their back-up to George Washington, and is comparable to a college like Boston University.