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UAPB soars forward with new restaurants and campus services renovations

PINE BLUFF, AR – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, a historically black college and university (HBCU) located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, is moving forward with changes to their campus. On July 11, 2016, the university announced that popular food chains Chick-Fil-A and Starbucks will be opening soon on campus with renovations being made… Continue reading UAPB soars forward with new restaurants and campus services renovations

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Six HBCUs selected to expand entrepreneurship programming for minority students

Six Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU’s) in the Delta region have been selected to advance entrepreneurship among their students and grow the region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem through the inaugural HBCU Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Initiative, the Delta Regional Authority announced on Monday (July 18). According to the Delta Regional Authority, the initiative will help these institutions expand… Continue reading Six HBCUs selected to expand entrepreneurship programming for minority students

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Will the UL System Board be sincere in choosing the next leader for Grambling State University?

Grambling State University, a Historically Black College and University located in Grambling, Louisiana, is under search of new leadership after the 10th head resigned less than a year of holding the helm. According to recent reports, four more applicants have submitted their application for the job with two of the previous five applicants dropping out.… Continue reading Will the UL System Board be sincere in choosing the next leader for Grambling State University?

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TV One Roland Martin Schools Wendy Williams on Race, NAACP & HBCU’s. HCF President responds to Wendy Williams Comments.

In response to Wendy Williams controversial anti-HBCU and NAACP comments, it’s a 50 percent between acceptance and non-acceptance of her apology for her actions from the persons affected. If you are not aware of what’s happening, Wendy Williams, host of the nationally syndicated television talk show, the Wendy Williams Show, referred to Jesse Williams’s political… Continue reading TV One Roland Martin Schools Wendy Williams on Race, NAACP & HBCU’s. HCF President responds to Wendy Williams Comments.