Posts tagged: White House Initiative on HBCUs - Diverse

New Executive Director of White House Initiative on HBCUs Receives Mixed Critiques

by Joseph Hong & Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 17, 2017 The White House has reportedly selected Johnathan Holifield to be the next executive director o Read more

White House Says HBCU Summit Still On Despite Reports

by Darlene Superville, Associated Press | September 7, 2017
WASHINGTON — A mid-September conference on historically Black colleges and universities (HBCU [...] Read more

DeVos Met With Experts Before Postponing HBCU Week Conference

by Gia Savage | September 5, 2017
Prior to last Friday’s announcement of the postponement of the annual White House Initiative [...] Read more

White House Initiative on HBCUs Conference Postponed Amid Key Groups’ Concerns

by Joseph Hong | September 4, 2017
The Department of Education announced on Friday that the annual national conference of historic [...] Read more

Stakeholders Call for Postponement of White House Initiative on HBCUs Conference

by Gia Savage | August 21, 2017
The White House Initiative on HBCUs annual conference is scheduled for September 17-19. However [...] Read more

NAFEO Pushed for White House Initiative Move

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | May 14, 2017
Lezli Baskerville said NAFEO had recommended that the initiative be placed in The White House, [...] Read more

4 Among List of White House Initiative Executive Director Candidates

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Diverse has obtained the names of four individuals whose names have been floated for the post, [...] Read more

Omarosa Has Helped HBCUs

by | March 2, 2017
I challenge the assertion that Omarosa Manigault is unqualified to champion HBCU interests and [...] Read more

Ivory Toldson Leaving White House Initiative on HBCUs Post

by Jamal Eric Watson | June 17, 2016
Dr. Ivory A. Toldson is leaving his post as executive director of the White House Initiative on [...] Read more

HBCU Presidents Offer Advice to New Leaders

by Autumn A. Arnett | September 22, 2015
During the White House Initiative on HBCUs’ annual convening held this week in Washington, D. [...] Read more