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Black College Leader: Trump A Step Up From Obama

Blacks didn’t fare so well under America’s first black* president.

“Sadly — and it pains me to say this — over the last decade, black folk, in the era of Obama, have lost ground in every major economic category,” liberal black broadcaster Tavis Smiley said in 2016. 85 more words

HBCUs vs. PWI: Which Is Right For You?

Remember trying to decide which college you wanted to attend? There are numerous options to choose from like Ivy League schools, religious based universities, all gender colleges to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). 421 more words

Can The Historic Cheyney University Survive?

Enrollment has decreased by 50%. Financial conditions are worsening. You can barely locate students in the Student center. “Where are the students?”  That is the question students and faculty are asking themselves today. 451 more words

Hidden Figures’ Living Legend To Speak At Hampton’s Spring Commencement

Hampton University’s Spring Commencement will have a real “Hidden Figure” legend, Ms. Katherine Johnson. The 147th Commencement ceremonies took place yesterday at 10 a.m. at Hampton’s University’s Armstrong stadium. 183 more words

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*Cues AC/DC x Back in Black*

Back in black

I hit the sack

I’ve been too long I’m glad to be back….

*Cuts the music* 446 more words


MAKE BANDS GREAT!...AGAIN: What Causes Bands To "Fall Off"?

In the college band world, full of tradition and pageantry, there exists four types of band programs; 1) Bands that have always been great, 2) Bands that have been great then fell off, 3) Bands that have never been great… until now, and 4) Bands that have never and will never be great. 908 more words

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It's Time To Be Woke

After spending 4 years at an HBCU I have been awakened to social injustice and racial problems in our country. I have been especially made aware of the rise in police brutality against African Americans, the rise in the killings or discrimination against African Americans and laws that have been passed that adds to the racial division. 481 more words