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How Former Norfolk State Legend Kyle O'Quinn is Advancing the State of HBCU Basketball 

Written by Thomas Scott

July 24, 2017

Whether you realize it or not, Kyle O’Quinn is one of the most important figures in HBCU basketball history. 511 more words


HBCU Pride or Too Prideful?

Despite what one might think the College/University experience is essential in the maturation process of a young professional, especially the black professional. For this reason I would argue that Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU’s) are cornerstones of learning for people of color. 603 more words

College choices HBCU or not?

Good afternoon beautiful people. My 18 years old son just celebrated his birthday last week and I am so happy for my young man. He is growing up and about to leave my home after he graduates next year. 508 more words

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Graduation Rates at Minority-Serving Institutions

A new analysis from the American Council on Education found higher graduation rates at minority-serving institutions than federal data suggests. The report from ACE, which is higher education’s umbrella group, was based on data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, which can give more detail than is often found in federal data sets. 135 more words

Which HBCU Alumni Donates the Most?

During my graduation commencement practice, the university’s Alumni association spoke to the graduating class about becoming a devoted alumnus once graduation is over and encourages giving back to the school. 401 more words

New Plan for Basketball

Get behind this plan. I look forward to competition opening up new opportunities for talented people out there.

What if I told you there was a way to pay men’s college basketball players a fairer portion of the hundreds of millions of dollars they generate, boost the flagging fortunes of the nation’s historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), and stick it to the sanctimonious, self-serving quasi-monopolists at the NCAA?

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IS BIGGER BETTER?: Can A Small Band Ever Really Be The "Best Band"?

Look at any online poll or list of The Best College Marching Bands in America and I assure you that most of the bands listed, if not all, will be well over 200 members. 923 more words

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