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MC Lyte Making Dreams a Reality for African American Scholars
May 23, 2019
“…once I received the MC Lyte #EducateOURMen Scholarship to Dillard, I knew that I was destined to have a fulfilling college experience that was beyond my wildest dreams and I cannot thank MC Lyte, Lynn Richardson and the Hip Hop Sisters Foundation enough for investing in me and being one of my strongest support systems,” said Joshua Williams, a valedictorian at historically Black Dillard University. ... read more »
Shaw University Officially Names Dillard as 18th President
May 10, 2019
“We want to adapt the university so that it’s clear what its relevance continues to be,” Dillard said. That means that, given the challenges of higher education — and HBCUs in particular — we have to make sure that the education we’re providing transforms the lives of the students that we have,” she said. ... read more »
Compton College Honors Scholar-Athletes at Annual Awards Banquet
June 4, 2018
The end-of-the-year celebration recognized the achievements of Compton College student-athletes during the 2017-18 academic year. ... read more »
Former Brown University president takes over at Prairie View
April 26, 2018
Retired Brown University President Ruth Simmons is being installed as president of Prairie View A&M University, making her the first female leader of the school in Texas. ... read more »
The Student Loan Debt Crisis is a Civil Rights Issue
March 10, 2018
With 65 percent of jobs soon requiring more than a high school diploma, the need is greater than ever, especially for African Americans and other communities of color. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Melissa Eaglin
November 30, 2017
Sophomore middle blocker Melissa Eaglin is a Cal State Northridge Matador who rose above injury to have a strong performance during her freshmen year. ... read more »
Los Angeles Community College District Applauds Governor Jerry Brown in Signing AB 19,
October 19, 2017
The California College Promise passed the State Legislature with bipartisan support. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Kenny Young
September 14, 2017
Young, a sociology major, earned the 2017 Academic and Student Services Success Award. ... read more »
Dulan’s Restaurants Help Dorsey Grad Attend Howard University
July 27, 2017
Soul food restaurant, Dulan’s on Crenshaw made it possible for Christine Hill to attend her dream college, Howard University. ... read more »
(Part 7) DA Jackie Lacey speaks on family and up bringing
March 23, 2017
"My dad, he loved talking about history," -DA Jackie Lacey ... read more / watch video »
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