Tag Archives: HBCU News

Delaware State University Buys Wesley College

This is unusual.  This is good! Spend a few minutes online googling “HBCU” and you will find articles that are quick to address the financial woes faced by many of these colleges and universities. So to see the news that Delaware State University, affectionately … Read More…

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Job Searching During Coronavirus; A Rapid Paradigm Shift for New Grads

Today’s college graduates are entering one of the best job markets in the nation’s history… Hold up. Rewind… Read More…

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Pride Month on HBCU Campuses

June is Pride Month and if you are thinking about how you will celebrate that on your campus, you should check out CampusPride.org. Read More…

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College Grants For More Than Just Tuition in Virginia

The state of Virginia is looking to help students with college grants to cover cost of living, not just tuition.  It is verifiable truth that college students spend precious financial aid dollars on a lot more than tuition. Textbooks cost an arm and … Read More…

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Cory Booker’s HBCU Plan

Cory Booker’s fledgling campaign (he might not be on the December debate stage) has recently announced that if he becomes president of the United States, he will support giving HBCUs and other minority serving institutions up to $100 billion. Booker’s HBCU plan doesn’t … Read More…

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Alcorn State University gives 5-year-old full ride to HBCU for Music

When it comes to fostering a love for any activity, anyone can tell you that the key has always been to get people interested when they’re young. Yet, who would have guessed that a 5-year-old Louisiana boy, Jeremiah Travis would have the drum … Read More…

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Morehouse College Dress Code Gets Reactions

Reactions continue to pour in about the new Appropriate Attire Policy established as the Morehouse College dress code. The policy is derived from the views of Morehouse President Dr. Robert M. Franklin, that the Morehouse Man has an obligation to be “well read, … Read More…

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Homecoming Kicks Off Campus Job Interview Season

A few years ago, we really started to promote the idea of using Homecoming season as the official kick off for the campus job interview season.  As a former Dean, I know my HBCU students are well versed in campus Homecoming activities.  Why … Read More…

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