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Pride in my PWI: Why did I not attend an HBCU

In roughly 30 days I will graduate from the Universiry of Tennessee once again, this time with a Masters of Science in Communication and Information. I said this to say that I attend a PWI (Predominately White Institution) the majority of my family, and friends, attended HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities). 768 more words

Why are we important?

I remember as a senior in high school and applying to all of these different colleges from UCF to UF to FSU to UM. I went to a predominantly white school and all of the different colleges who visited were from those schools. 522 more words

Youth Coding Competition Alumni credit professional networks and Tech Scholarship pipelines for their Success

WASHINGTON—The Howard University School of Business, Department of Information Systems presented their 3rd Annual #HUHacks Hackathon on Friday, March 24, 2017 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC. 324 more words


Black lawmakers to confront Trump on policies in meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Congressional Black Caucus plans to push President Donald Trump on the changing priorities of the Justice Department’s monitoring of police departments and cuts in education funding for college students. 572 more words


Getting Through UVI: Quick tips from an alumnus

First things first. I don’t subscribe to giving people advice, because honestly who am I? What may work for me/interest me may not be the same for you. 2,251 more words


Howard University and Google Launch 'Howard West'

WASHINGTON—Howard University announced in partnership with Google the launch of Howard West, a three-month, summer Computer Science residency for rising juniors and seniors in the University’s Computer Science program. 561 more words