Leaders in the Trump Administration, at historically black colleges and universities and their advocacy organizations have about one week to decide if the longstanding White House Initiative on HBCUs should continue to exist.… Read More
Most higher education insiders can easily recognize when the fix is on in a presidential search. Maybe the process is conducted in secret without input from the campus, or the position description is written to match the skill set of a particular candidate.… Read More
Historically black colleges and universities nationwide are emerging as valuable resources in preparation for today’s solar eclipse. From safe watching advice to weather and atmospheric monitoring, HBCU campuses will welcome new public exposure this afternoon in connection with the rare national eclipse, the likes of which haven’t been visible in the United States for 99 years.… Read More
Houston Rockets all-pro guard James Harden recently donated $100,000 to Texas Southern University in support of student scholarships.
FOX 26 in Houston broke the story on the major gift, coming just two months after the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and the Southwestern Athletic Conference launched an inaugural skills combine for HBCU players from the two historically black conferences.… Read More