Netflix’s New Series Has HBCU Connections

Netflix’s New Series Has HBCU Connections

Netflix’s hottest new series, Archive 81, has HBCU connections.  Alabama State University alums, Charlie Hudson, III and Africa Miranda are supporting cast members. The former drum major and Miss ASU, respectively, play the parents of the main character.  Hudson said the genre-bending series is difficult to classify: “It’s drama, suspense, horror, everything wrapped up in […]

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 Coach Joy McCovery

Coach Joy McCovery

Joy McCovey is a humble servant of God who has dedicated her life to being the hands, feet, and mouthpiece of Jesus Christ with love and compassion. Her heart’s desire is to see individuals living in freedom, wholeness, peace, and joy while living out their full potential in Christ Jesus.  She knows too well the struggles […]

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 ASHLEY MILLON

ASHLEY MILLON

Ashley Millon is the former Promotions & Digital Content Director and host for iHeart Media in Montgomery, AL. Her voice was heard on commercials throughout Montgomery and Birmingham. A Tuskegee, AL native, She has years of radio experience in the Montgomery area with stations Hot 105.7, Magic 97.1 and 104.3 Hallelujah FM which has become […]

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 SWAC releases 2021 spring football schedule

SWAC releases 2021 spring football schedule

The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) released the 2021 spring football schedule Monday afternoon, featuring six conference games and a date set aside for a non-conference contest. Alabama State will face a pair of teams from the West Division along with their four East Division foes, beginning at home against Southern on February 26. The Hornets […]

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 Janet Sutton Distinguished Alumna of the Year 2020

Janet Sutton Distinguished Alumna of the Year 2020

​​By Hazel Scott/ASU Alabama State University alumna Janet Sutton has been selected to receive the 2020 Legacy of Leaders Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Award from the National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall  of Fame Foundation. The honor will be presented at the Legacy of Leaders Alumni Awards Recognition event on Friday, Sept. 25, during […]

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 ANTHONY L. BROCK

ANTHONY L. BROCK

Anthony Brock is a native of Montgomery, Alabama and a graduate of Sidney Lanier and Alabama State University. He was employed by the Autauga County school system for 13 years. During that time he served as a Head Football Coach at Prattville Junior High, At-Risk Specialist for the Autauga County Board of Education, Assistant Principal […]

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 JENNIFER LYNNE WILLIAMS

JENNIFER LYNNE WILLIAMS

Jennifer Lynne Williams was elevated to Director of Athletics October 10, 2018 after serving a year as the interim Athletic Director at Alabama State University (ASU). Previously, she served as the Deputy Athletic Director for the Hornets for the 2016-17 academic year. Williams brings more than a decade of experience in athletics administration to Alabama […]

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 HBCU VIRTUAL HOMECOMING 2020

HBCU VIRTUAL HOMECOMING 2020

So what’s a virtual happy hour? A time when #OurHBCUsCelebrate together! We can’t wait for some of the hottest DJs from across the state to give us an afternoon of good music, fun memories, special appearances, and more! It’s definitely more fun with friends, so make sure that you and your crew RSVP for our […]

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 The former Oregon Shakespeare Festival program that launched independently in 2019, has announced the appointment of Kamilah Long as its new managing director. Long will provide shared leadership with CEO and creative director Lue Douthit.

The former Oregon Shakespeare Festival program that launched independently in 2019, has announced the appointment of Kamilah Long as its new managing director. Long will provide shared leadership with CEO and creative director Lue Douthit.

“We are thrilled that Kamilah Long, who we worked with during our OSF days and is a longtime supporter of Play On, has agreed to join us as managing director,” said Douthit in a statement. “She sees the world through an expansive creative lens, and has a depth of experience as a producer on the artistic side and senior […]

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