Posts tagged: HBCU - Diverse


HBCU Alabama State Starts Process to Remove Racist Names From Campus Buildings

| June 11, 2020
The historically Black Alabama State University said it is getting ready to remove the names of [...] Read more

HBCU Meharry Medical College Gets NIH Support to Advance COVID-19 Drug Development

by B. Denise Hawkins | May 31, 2020
The historically Black Meharry Medical College said on Friday that it will get vital research a [...] Read more

Meharry Proposes Consortium of HBCU Med Schools to Tackle COVID-19’s Uneven Toll

by B. Denise Hawkins | May 27, 2020
The president of the historically Black Meharry Medical College said on Wednesday that a consor [...] Read more

African American Banker Pays Off Tuition Balances of 50 New Spelman Graduates

| May 26, 2020
African American banker Frank Baker and his philanthropist wife Laura Day Baker have announced [...] Read more

Can You Build a New HBCU? Trump Entertains Idea

by | May 24, 2020
During a meeting with Black Michigan leaders, Donald Trump and Rep. Karen Whitsett, D-Detroit, [...] Read more

This HBCU President Is Strongly Against a Fall Reopening

| May 19, 2020
Colleges and universities are “deluding themselves” about getting students back to campuses [...] Read more

Music Icon Little Richard Will Be Buried at His HBCU Alma Mater

| May 18, 2020
Rock and Roll legend Little Richard, who died of bone cancer on May 9, will be buried on Wednes [...] Read more

Morehouse College to Cut Jobs, Salaries to Offset Budget Deficit

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Morehouse College said in a statement on Monday that it will cut jobs and salaries, and impleme [...] Read more

House Passes Coronavirus Relief Measure Containing Numerous Higher Ed Provisions

by | May 17, 2020
On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Em [...] Read more

Morris Brown Appoints Dr. Kevin James Its 19th President

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The Morris Brown College Board of Trustees has unanimously appointed Dr. Kevin James its 19th p [...] Read more

House Democrats’ New Act Proposes $10 Billion for HBCUs, MSIs in Coronavirus Relief

| May 13, 2020
A new coronavirus relief and stimulus package proposal from House Democrats, unveiled Tuesday, [...] Read more

Saint Augustine’s to Form First HBCU Cycling Team

by | May 6, 2020
Saint Augustine’s University in Raleigh, North Carolina will become the first historically Bl [...] Read more

Amid COVID-19, Doubling Pell Grants is the Next Urgent Need for HBCUs, Says UNCF

by | May 1, 2020
The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is soon going to pitch for doubling Pell Grants so Black a [...] Read more

A Telethon on May 2-3 Hopes to Raise Money for HBCU Student Athletes

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On May 2-3, a telethon fundraiser will raise money for HBCU student athletes and K-12 students [...] Read more

How Do HBCU Student-Athletes Manage Academic, Social, and Athletic Experiences During Coronavirus Quarantine?

by Donovan Smalls II | April 28, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the inequitable experiences that many HBCU student-athlet [...] Read more