Posts tagged: HBCU - Diverse


Meharry Medical College Hopes to Test COVID-19 Anti-Viral in Two Weeks

by | April 16, 2020
A scientist at Meharry Medical College, a historically Black institution, said he is two weeks [...] Read more

Sens. Booker, Jones Urge $1.5 Billion in Support for HBCUs, MSIs Amid Coronavirus Crisis

by | March 22, 2020
Senators Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Doug Jones (D-AL) on Thursday pressed for $1.5 billion in eme [...] Read more

Bill Allotting $577 Million to Maryland HBCUs Clears Legislature

by | March 16, 2020
The Maryland Senate on Sunday unanimously passed legislation that would allot $577 million to t [...] Read more

NFL Cancels First-Ever HBCU Combine Amid COVID-19 Concerns

by | March 13, 2020
Amid COVID-19 concerns, the NFL has canceled its first-ever, much anticipated HBCU Combine, an [...] Read more

A Warning to Anyone Thinking About Being the Next TSU President

by Walter M. Kimbrough | March 2, 2020
The entire Texas Southern University board must be replaced. Immediately. All Texas Southern su [...] Read more

HBCUs Are Working to Help Students Reduce the Need to Borrow

| February 19, 2020
Historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are trying to spare graduates from crushin [...] Read more

With $8 Million Deficit, Bethune-Cookman Faces Potential Accreditation Loss

by | February 4, 2020
Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) a private historically Black university must close its $8 mil [...] Read more

Howard Alumnus, Football Player Referees Super Bowl

by | February 3, 2020
Former Howard University football player, Greg Steed, was one of five African American NFL offi [...] Read more

Does America Really Want More Black Teachers? If So, Supporting HBCUs is the Answer.

by Tina L. Fletcher and Trina L. Fletcher | January 21, 2020
A national call to action for more Black teachers is especially necessary when considering rese [...] Read more

Morgan State Considering Osteopathic Medical School

by | January 9, 2020
Morgan State University President Dr. David A. Wilson will consider adding a College of Osteopa [...] Read more

SUNO Suspends All Athletic Programs Due to Financial Issues

by | December 12, 2019
Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) suspended all athletic programs as a result of linger [...] Read more

Coppin State University Selects Dr. Anthony L. Jenkins as its Next President

by | December 2, 2019
Coppin State University—the historically Black university located in Baltimore—has tapped t [...] Read more

Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick Balances Life of a Surgeon and University President

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Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick — president of Howard University — may be the only U.S. college p [...] Read more

Cheyney University’s Accreditation is Reaffirmed

by | November 25, 2019
After years of struggle, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education announced that Cheyne [...] Read more

Students Protest Elimination of Strayhorn’s Position

by | November 17, 2019
More than a 100 students at Lemoyne-Owen College (LOC) staged a protest following the firing o [...] Read more