Posts tagged: HBCU - Diverse


HBCUs Have A Champion in President Trump

by Paris Dennard | September 24, 2020
When President Trump says he saved Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) he is 1 [...] Read more

Jackson State Names Deion Sanders Head Football Coach

by | September 21, 2020
Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders was named head football coach at Jackson State Univers [...] Read more

Public Charter Schools Send Thousands of Students to HBCUs Every Year

by Garilyn Vause | September 15, 2020
As a proud Spelman College student and KIPP Public Schools alum, I urge Sen. Kamala Harris to s [...] Read more

Coach John Thompson, Jr. in Retrospect

by Joshua Wright | September 8, 2020
Coach John Thompson, Jr. died on August 30, 2020, at the age of 78.  He redefined college bask [...] Read more

APLU Hosts Virtual 130th Anniversary of the Morrill Act of 1890

by | August 31, 2020
Over 600 higher education leaders and policymakers virtually attended an Association of Public [...] Read more

The RNC’s Diversity of Thought or Just Misleading?

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Clarence Henderson is a proud, self-proclaimed HBCU grad and a civil rights protestor from the [...] Read more

UNCF Survey Measures How COVID-19 Has Affected HBCU Students’ Fall Plans

by | July 31, 2020
More than 5,000 students from 17 United Negro College Fund (UNCF) historically Black colleges a [...] Read more

Black College Football Hall of Fame Establishes HBCU Scholarship Fund

by | July 24, 2020
The Black College Football Hall of Fame has established a $150,000 Black College Football Hall [...] Read more

Ousted Lincoln University President May Be Reinstated

by Walter Hudson | July 23, 2020
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania — one of the nation’s oldest historically Black colleges [...] Read more

Delaware State to Acquire Wesley College

by | July 9, 2020
Delaware State University (DSU) in Dover will acquire its close neighbor Wesley College, which [...] Read more

South Carolina Governor Allocates $2.4 Million to State’s HBCUs

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South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster will allocate $2.4 million from the Governor’s Emergen [...] Read more

Black Footballer Who Left ‘Racially Insensitive’ Liberty U Joins HBCU

| July 7, 2020
Tayvion Land, a Black footballer who decided to transfer out of Liberty University saying its l [...] Read more

Incoming Black Footballer Decommits From U of Cincinnati to Join an HBCU

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Daniel Ingram, a Black footballer who was set to join the University of Cincinnati, has decided [...] Read more

Top Basketball Recruit Makur Maker Chooses Howard Over UCLA

by | July 5, 2020
The highly-touted basketball recruit, Makur Maker, announced his commitment to Howard Universit [...] Read more

With Every Breath, We Move Forward: Addressing Policing Reforms

by Gautam Nayer and Sasha Legette | July 3, 2020
In the aftermath of the George Floyd senseless murder by several Minneapolis police officers, p [...] Read more