Posts tagged: HBCUs - Diverse

Court Ruling Bad News for Struggling Morris Brown

by Reginald Stuart | April 22, 2018
Financially struggling Morris Brown College this month was dealt another blow when the Georgia [...] Read more

Simmons’ Presidency Ushers in New Era for Prairie View

by Sammy G. Allen |
Dr. Ruth J. Simmons took the mantle this weekend as the first woman and eighth president of Pra [...] Read more

Beyonce Gives $100,000 to Four Historically Black Schools

by Associated Press | April 16, 2018
NEW YORK — Beyonce paid tribute to historically Black colleges during her groundbreaking Coac [...] Read more

HBCUs Aid the Rise of Black Women

by N. Joyce Payne | April 15, 2018
In exploring issues of gender equity for Black women, the role of HBCUs and their impact across [...] Read more

Campus Guide Focuses on HIV Prevention and Treatment

by Lois Elfman | April 12, 2018
With college students still at a high risk of acquiring HIV, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Fo [...] Read more

Albany State Gets NEH Grant for Museum, Heritage Studies Program

by Sammy G. Allen | April 8, 2018
The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded Albany State University a grant to assist [...] Read more

Direct Engagement With Trump, GOP Pays Off for HBCUs

by Harry L. Williams |
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund's decision not to resist – but instead engage in a strateg [...] Read more

VSU Rolls Out Inclusive Gender-Identity Diversity Program

by | April 1, 2018
Virginia State University is introducing its first university-wide diversity and inclusion prog [...] Read more

VSU Joins Verizon STEM Initiative For Boys of Color

by Diverse Staff |
PETERSBURG, VA. – Virginia State University will be among 24 schools in a program that offers [...] Read more

Study Reports Wide Gender Disparity Among MSI Presidents

by Lois Elfman | March 27, 2018
A new report from the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions explores the dearth of wome [...] Read more

Rankins Is First Black Named To Top Mississippi Higher Ed Post

by Pearl Stewart |
Among the numerous African-American “firsts” who symbolize racial progress in their fields, [...] Read more

Uplifting HBCUs As Models of Student Success

by Brandon C.M. Allen and Levon T. Esters | March 26, 2018
To help counter the false narrative that often is bestowed upon historically Black colleges and [...] Read more

HBCUs To Get Funding Hike in Federal Budget

by Walter Hudson | March 22, 2018
Historically Black colleges and universities will receive a 14 percent increase in federal fund [...] Read more

HBCU, Tech, Political Leaders At ‘Day of Action’

by | March 20, 2018
WASHINGTON — The Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities Caucus and the Scien [...] Read more

Regional HBCUs Move to Recruit Students at Closing Concordia

by | March 15, 2018
When word spread that Concordia College – a small historically Black college in Selma, Alabam [...] Read more