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Morehouse College: The Unfinished Symphony

In his book, “Strength to Love”, Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. wrote, “one of the most agonizing problems within our human experience is that...

Jackson State SGA President Opposes Presidential Pick

Just weeks ago I sat at a table which few students before me have had the opportunity to do. With this opportunity came a...

FAMU Alumni Increase Push for Larry Robinson as Permanent President

Three major stakeholders for Florida A&M University are pushing for Interim President Larry Robinson to be named as permanent president of the university.

Don’t Declare White House Victory For HBCUs Yet

Since President Trump released the skinny budget, there was a great deal of anticipation about what the full budget would propose. Those following him...

HBCU Advocacy is Not Limited to One Side of the Political Aisle

As the president and CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), I’m spending a good amount of time working to build strategic, government...

Albany State Appoints Four New Deans

Albany State University has appointed new deans to the university’s leadership. The deans will fill positions in four of the university’s five colleges. The...

WATCH – HBCUs and the Road Ahead Advocacy Forum

Executives from the nation's historically black college advocacy organizations are hosting a conversation at the American Enterprise Institute on the future of HBCUs. The...

WATCH – Harvard Goes Full HBCU with Black Commencement Swag Surfing

Black graduates of Harvard University made headlines this week by instituting their own graduation celebration. Harvard Magazine profiled the inaugural celebration for its African...

Florida Memorial Professor Tameka Hobbs Talks HBCU Commencement, Florida’s Lynching History

Florida Memorial University professor, historian and author Tameka Hobbs discusses two different HBCU narratives in the state surrounding commencement, and her new book "Democracy...

Former FAMU Trustee Offers 15 Qualities Needed in Next President

When Florida A&M University national alumni convene in Baltimore for their annual convention this week, they will get a chance to say what they want...