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SUNO Chancellor Mims-Devezin stepped down months after institution was placed on probation, interim president named

NEW ORLEANS, LA – Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Chancellor Lisa Mims-Devezin has stepped down, just months after the institution was placed on probation by its a accrediting agency and a top administrator became the subject of a federal fraud investigation. Miss-Devezin’s departure from her post was approved by the Southern University Board of… Continue reading SUNO Chancellor Mims-Devezin stepped down months after institution was placed on probation, interim president named

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New Montgomery Mayor Appoints ASU’s Student Government President to his Transition Team

MONTGOMERY, AL – The City of Montgomery’s newly sworn in Mayor, Steven L. Reed, announced on Nov. 22, the members of “Montgomery’s United,” the transition organization that the mayor has created to help him set his pathway to lead the city though his new administration. Among its members is the president of Alabama State University’s… Continue reading New Montgomery Mayor Appoints ASU’s Student Government President to his Transition Team

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Talladega College students receive all-expense-paid trip to Japan

TALLADEGA, AL – Twenty-three Talladega College students have been selected to participate in an all-expense paid trip to Japan via the Kakehashi Project Study Tour. To help the students prepare for the trip, a series of informative training sessions were scheduled. They recently met with the Honorary Consul General of Japan, Mr. Mark Jackson, who… Continue reading Talladega College students receive all-expense-paid trip to Japan

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Elliott Charles Named Director of Intercollegiate Athletics at Chicago State University

CHICAGO, IL – Chicago State University (CSU) President Zaldwaynaka Scott, Esq. announced the hiring of Elliott Charles as the University’s Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. Charles has more than 14 years of intercollegiate athletics experience, including leadership positions at Clemson University and Florida A&M University. Charles will join Chicago State on December 16, 2019. He will… Continue reading Elliott Charles Named Director of Intercollegiate Athletics at Chicago State University

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HCF Celebrates GivingTuesday with #CampaignForHBCUs Initiative, joining millions around the world participating in the global generosity movement

CHICAGO, IL – The HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that unleash the collective power of individuals, communities, and organizations to encourage philanthropy and celebrate generosity worldwide. Giving Tuesday will kick-off the generosity season this year by inspiring people to give back on December 3, 2019, and throughout the… Continue reading HCF Celebrates GivingTuesday with #CampaignForHBCUs Initiative, joining millions around the world participating in the global generosity movement