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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

Jackson State University Counsels Local Small Businesses Impacted By COVID-19

by | April 30, 2020
Jackson State University's Small Business Development Center is working with local small busine [...] Read more

Morehouse to Provide Tablets to New Students to Bridge Digital Divide

| April 27, 2020
Morehouse College said it will provide tablets to this coming academic year’s new students t [...] Read more

Two Young HBCU Graduates Raise Funds for Students Impacted by COVID-19

by | April 24, 2020
In the wake of COVID-19, Jonathan Allen and Derrick Young Jr. were anxious to lend a helping ha [...] Read more

Resilience in the Midst of a Crisis Response

by Ceeon D. Quiett Smith | April 19, 2020
The COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the need for HBCUs to build on their shared [...] Read more

Student Body Leaders: To Ensure Equity Accept Pass/Fail Grades Without Conditions

by Lois Elfman | April 15, 2020
Student leaders said the shutdown of campuses has caused a huge upheaval in many students’ li [...] Read more

How TMCF is Responding to COVID-19

by Harry L. Williams |
There is little question that higher education in general, and our historically black colleges [...] Read more

Study: Amid Pandemic, U.S. Colleges More Financially Vulnerable Than International Peers

by | April 13, 2020
U.S. colleges and universities are more vulnerable than international peers to financial hardsh [...] Read more

20/20 Vision in the Wake of a Crisis

by Roderick L. Smothers, Sr. | April 11, 2020
Lately I have wondered – if I could have predicted COVID-19 three or four years ago – how I [...] Read more

‘Pressure is Turning Way up’: College Presidents Plan Layoffs, Budget Cuts Due to Coronavirus, Says Survey

by Katti Gray | April 9, 2020
In response to the upheaval caused by the coronavirus pandemic, more than 72% of college presid [...] Read more

Strengthening Governance at Historically Black Colleges and Universities

by Charlie Nelms & Alvin J. Schexnider | April 5, 2020
Once this pandemic has receded or is over, higher education as we have known it will not return [...] Read more

Higher Ed Groups: $14 Billion for Colleges, Universities in Stimulus Package Insufficient

by | March 26, 2020
Higher education groups aren’t happy with the $14 billion earmarked for colleges and universi [...] Read more

UNCF: $1 Billion for HBCUs, TCUs, MSIs in Federal Coronavirus Stimulus Package

by | March 25, 2020
Congress and the White House have agreed to provide $1 billion in emergency funds to historical [...] Read more

EAB Analyst: Under-Resourced Colleges Could Face Closure Due to Coronavirus

by | March 23, 2020
The coronavirus crisis will “accelerate a closure of colleges and universities,” especially [...] 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