Dr. Melva K. Williams selected as new Huston-Tillotson University president
Dr. Melva K. Williams will take over as the institution's seventh president and CEO effective August 15.
List of Texas school closings: Here are the school districts, universities closing Feb. 3-4
Local school districts, colleges and universities are closing Thursday, Feb. 3 due to winter weather coming to Texas. You can see if your student's school district in this article.
Huston-Tillotson 2022 Spring Semester to being virtually due to COVID
Classes will begin remotely on Monday, January 10 due to the spread of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 and the City of Austin's return to Stage 4 of its COVID-19 Risk-Based Guidelines.
15 Huston-Tillotson freshmen named to Apple pre-ed scholars program
This second class of scholars moves Huston-Tillotson University toward achieving its goal of producing 100 Black male teachers.
FUMC of Austin eliminates debt for Huston-Tillotson students
FUMC gave more than $450,000 to the university, clearing balances and eliminating debt for many of Huston-Tillotson's 2020 and 2021 graduates.
Ex-baseball team Austin Black Senators to be honored at Dell Stadium
The Round Rock Express will hold a tribute to the Austin Black Senators at the Dell Diamond stadium in Round Rock on July 31.
FOX 7 Discussion: Juneteenth becomes federal holiday
Dr. Theodore Francis with Huston-Tillotson University joins Rebecca Thomas to talk about the importance of Juneteenth becoming a federal holiday.
Huston-Tillotson mourns loss of Northwest Austin shooting victim
University employees say 21-year-old biology student Natalia Cox was an aspiring exotic animal veterinarian.
Frost Bank, Spurs Give award Huston-Tillotson University $100K grant
Huston-Tillotson is Austin’s oldest institution of higher learning and the only historically black college and university located in Central Texas
"Black Austin Rally and March for Black Lives" protesters march to the capitol
The rally started at Huston-Tillotson University at 1 p.m. followed by a march to the south entrance of the Texas State Capitol.
Huston-Tillotson basketball player honors stepdad by pursuing college dreams
Last month KeErick Carr's stepfather Germichael Perry-Moses was shot and killed at a Pflugerville gas station. Carr remembers the exact conversation he had with his stepfather the day before.
New poll on political divisions
A recent Washington Post-University of Maryland poll is revealing how American view political divisions across the country. Assistant Professor of Political Science at Huston-Tillotson University Robert Ceresa talks about the findings.