University of Alabama

The front line of the Burgundy and Gold just got much better, Washington selected University of Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Allen with the 17th pick of the NFL Draft. Allen, who’s from Leesburg Virginia was expected to be a top 10 pick with many including ESPN draft analyist Mel Kiper, Jr rating him as the […]

Autherine Lucy became the first Black student to desegregate the University of Alabama on this day in 1956 despite violent threats from rioting white mobs. Lucy, who was ultimately expelled from the school on a weak technicality, re-entered the school in the ’80’s and completed her master’s degree. Autherine Juanita Lucy was born October 5, […]

The University of Alabama announced a new plan to address racism among its sororities and fraternities. This comes after a campus newspaper exposed systemic racism in the membership selection process.

Sigma Delta Tau, a historically Jewish sorority in Alabama has elected its first Black president, Hannah Patterson (pictured), according to WSFA 12.  SEE ALSO: White Mayor,…