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HBCU Millennials Energized to Vote!
September 14, 2018
Believing in hope and the possibility of change, many historically Black institutions across the nation are taking the reins when it comes to increasing voter awareness and registration among their student body. ... read more »
Jay Z, Beyoncé Awarding $1M in Scholarships to ‘Exceptional’ High School Students 
August 30, 2018
Hip-hop superstar Jay Z and his wife, Beyoncé, have announced a new scholarship program that will award 10 scholarships worth $100,000 each to “exceptional” high school seniors who demonstrate financial needs.  ... read more »
Voting is Underway for the 2018 Home Depot Retool Your School Campus Improvement Grant Program
February 28, 2018
Voting is Underway for the 2018 Home Depot Retool Your School Campus Improvement Grant Program ... read more »
Dr. Carliss McGhee – A Champion for All Children
September 21, 2017
That determined, confident approach has worked for McGhee throughout her career and she continues to apply it in her role as president of the Inglewood School Board. ... read more »
One of the Oldest HBCUs in the Country Could Fold in September
August 31, 2017
Cheyney’s problems have sparked rallies, protests and an outpouring of support and outrage from state senators, alumni and others. ... read more »
Making the Case for Investing in HBCUs
June 15, 2017
UNCF’s iconic, “A Mind is a Terrible Thing to Waste,” advertising campaign remains the gold-standard for shining light on the urgency of investing in Black colleges and universities. ... read more »
HBCUs question administration understanding of their purpose
May 11, 2017
A White House statement suggesting that construction funding for historically black colleges and universities might be unconstitutional reveals a fundamental misunderstanding that the schools favor blacks and other minorities over white students, advocates for the schools said Monday. ... read more »
Voting Is Underway for the Home Depot 2017 Retool Your School Program
March 10, 2017
Black Hollywood’s brightest stars rally together to show their support of the popular grant program supporting Historically Black Colleges and Universities. ... read more »
President Trump Signs Executive Order on HBCUs
March 1, 2017
HBCU Presidents Request $25 Billion in Aid from The White House President Trump signed an executive order to focus more attention on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) on Tuesday, ... read more »
What’s at Stake
November 3, 2016
The end of the election cycle is finally in sight and the choice is clear: we’re with HER! ... read more »
Why the HBCU Community Should Support Hillary Clinton for President
October 27, 2016
The right to vote is a matter of dignity and democracy ... read more »
As I See It: Black-owned Newspapers Benched During College Football Playoffs
January 13, 2016
The more things change, the more they remain the same. As a little boy growing up in the segregated South, it had never dawned on me that someday schools like the University of Georgia, the University of Alabama, Ole Miss or Louisiana State University would ever have people of color representing their storied athletic programs, let alone attending the school. At the time, all of the college educated people that I knew attended schools like Howard University, Virginia Union University, Shaw University, or Hampton Institute now known as historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs). ... read more »
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