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HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Paulette Dillard, President of Shaw University

Every Monday, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) will spotlight a Chancellor or President who currently serves a Historically Black College or University. This initiative recognizes and introduces those individuals who serve our nation HBCUs on a daily basis, changing and educating lives while producing the forthcoming visionary leaders of tomorrow. This week’s Chancellor or President: … Continue reading HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Paulette Dillard, President of Shaw University

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Illinois Public Universities launches statewide advocacy campaign to increase funding, HCF pushes to advocate

ILLINOIS – Illinois public universities have launched a statewide advocacy campaign that includes call-to-action for alumni and appearances from university presidents around the state to build grassroots community and legislative support for higher education. The campaign, “The Time is Now: Re-invest in Illinois Higher Education” focuses on the importance of contacting legislators to urge for… Continue reading Illinois Public Universities launches statewide advocacy campaign to increase funding, HCF pushes to advocate

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HCF Announces its 2019 HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine and Competition

CHICAGO, IL – The HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) announces it 2019 HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine and Competition. The Royalty Dictionary recognizes campus leaders who serve the title of King, Queen and SGA President at an accredited Historically Black College and University or Predominately Black Institution. For five years, the HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine and Competition… Continue reading HCF Announces its 2019 HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine and Competition

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HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Kevin W. Cosby, President of Simmons College of Kentucky

Every Monday, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) will spotlight a Chancellor or President who currently serves a Historically Black College or University. This initiative recognizes and introduces those individuals who serve our nation HBCUs on a daily basis, changing and educating lives while producing the forthcoming visionary leaders of tomorrow. This week’s Chancellor or President: … Continue reading HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Kevin W. Cosby, President of Simmons College of Kentucky

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Lincoln University – Missouri to play Kentucky State University in the inaugural Ol’ Man River Classic

ST. LOUIS, MO – Lincoln University – Missouri will play Kentucky State University in the inaugural Ol’ Man River Classic at the Dome of America’s Center in St. Louis on Saturday, November 23. The inter-conference showdown between a pair of HBCU programs will renew a rivalry dating back to 1932. It will be the 49th… Continue reading Lincoln University – Missouri to play Kentucky State University in the inaugural Ol’ Man River Classic

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Albany State dual enrolled students graduate with degree and high school diploma

ALBANY, GA – Albany State University (ASU) graduated 41 dual enrolled students at the 2019 Spring Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 11. All 41 students was conferred a two-year degree and a high school diploma this May. The dual enrollment program at Albany State University allows high school students to enroll at the institution and… Continue reading Albany State dual enrolled students graduate with degree and high school diploma

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HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Logan Hampton, Tenth President of Lane College

Every Monday, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) will spotlight a Chancellor or President who currently serves a Historically Black College or University. This initiative recognizes and introduces those individuals who serve our nation HBCUs daily, changing and educating lives while producing the forthcoming visionary leaders of tomorrow. This week’s Chancellor or President:  Dr. Logan Hampton,… Continue reading HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Logan Hampton, Tenth President of Lane College

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The Interdenominational Theological Center President, Rev. Dr. Edward L. Wheeler Announces Retirement

ATLANTA, GA – The Interdenominational Theological Center’s President Rev. Dr. Edward L. Wheeler announced on April 26 that he is retiring from the role he’s held for the past four years. Wheeler made the announcement during a board of trustees’ executive meeting, on campus. According to a press release from the University, Wheeler is the… Continue reading The Interdenominational Theological Center President, Rev. Dr. Edward L. Wheeler Announces Retirement

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Wilberforce University Launches its Wilberforce Unite Fundraising Campaign

WILBERFORCE, OH – Wilberforce University’s President, Dr. Elfred A. Pinkard, has launched its 2056 Future Focus Campaign #WilberforceUnite, which will concentrate on securing the financial future for the University. The 69-day campaign set goal is to raise $2 million to help meet the university’s need in support of students, facility enhancements, faculty and staff development,… Continue reading Wilberforce University Launches its Wilberforce Unite Fundraising Campaign

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Visionary Presidents and the future of HBCUs

Individuals that define a visionary president are those who are cited for being committed to diversity, engagement with local communities, and committed to equality in opportunity. Mentioned are a few of those visionary leaders who are demonstrating a vision for the future of HBCUs. Swiftly approaching her full first year as a Historically Black University… Continue reading Visionary Presidents and the future of HBCUs