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Dr. Elizabeth Evans named MVSU’s Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs

ITTA BENA, MS – Mississippi Valley State University President Dr. Jerryl Briggs has announced Dr. Elizabeth Evans as the Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs, according to a press release by the university. Her appointment comes after the sudden death of Dr. Constance Bland, who was the current Vice President of Academic Affairs. Dr. Bland… Continue reading Dr. Elizabeth Evans named MVSU’s Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs

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Clinton College to inaugurate the 13th President Dr. Lester A. McCorn

ROCK HILL, SC – Clinton College, a historically black private college, is scheduled to inaugurate the 13th president Dr. Lester A. McCorn on Friday, November 9, 2018, at 11:00 A.M., at the Kenneth Monroe Transformation Center in Rock Hill, SC. On August 15, 2018, the Clinton College Board of Trustees announced Dr. Lester A. McCorn… Continue reading Clinton College to inaugurate the 13th President Dr. Lester A. McCorn

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HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Marion Fedrick, President of Albany State University

Every Friday, 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 upcoming visionary leaders of tomorrow. This week’s Chancellor or President:… Continue reading HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Marion Fedrick, President of Albany State University

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Clark Atlanta University President Ronald Johnson resigns

ATLANTA, GA – The Board of Trustees of Clark Atlanta University (CAU) today accepted the resignation of President Ronald A. Johnson, effective December 7, 2018. A national search for the fifth president of CAU will begin immediately, according to a press release by the university. Lucille H. Maugé has been appointed chief operating officer. Maugé… Continue reading Clark Atlanta University President Ronald Johnson resigns

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HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Anthony L. Jenkins, President of West Virginia State University

Every Friday, 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 upcoming visionary leaders of tomorrow. This week’s Chancellor or President:… Continue reading HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Anthony L. Jenkins, President of West Virginia State University

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The Great Debaters of Wiley College bring home prizes from Rice University Classic Swing

MARSHALL, TX – “The Great Debaters” of Wiley College rounded out their opening month of competition by again earning second place overall prizes at two tournaments, at Rice University September 28-30. The team earned second place overall at the annual Rice University Classic Swing, as well as a tournament hosted by Rice University Alumni. Other… Continue reading The Great Debaters of Wiley College bring home prizes from Rice University Classic Swing

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Jackson State National Alumni Association Launches $5 Million Fundraising Campaign

JACKSON, MS – During Jackson State University’s homecoming pre-game show, the National Alumni Association publicly launch the Millions of Eyes on Excellence Fundraising Campaign with the anticipation of raising $5 million within two years. Jackson State President William B. Bynum, Jr. challenged the alumni to raise $5 million after they collaboratively raised $1 million by… Continue reading Jackson State National Alumni Association Launches $5 Million Fundraising Campaign

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Who’s Who in HBCU’s: Dr. Leslie N. Pollard

CHICAGO, IL –The HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF), which is an advocacy non-profit organization serving in its mission to support the significance and campaign in raising funds for student scholarships and services at HBCU’s and PBI’s, has announced its ‘Who’s Who in HBCU’s’ recognition. The ‘Who’s Who in HBCU’s recognition highlights and awards individuals within the… Continue reading Who’s Who in HBCU’s: Dr. Leslie N. Pollard

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UAPB Chancellor Emeritus Dr. Lawrence A. Davis Jr. among inductees into NBCA Hall of Fame

PINE BLUFF, AR – Dr. Lawrence A. Davis, Jr., Chancellor Emeritus of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), is among the list of inductees into the National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall of Fame. Each year, graduates of Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) are inducted into the Hall of Fame for significant contributions… Continue reading UAPB Chancellor Emeritus Dr. Lawrence A. Davis Jr. among inductees into NBCA Hall of Fame

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Trailblazing Entertainment Executive, Debra L. Lee, to Deliver PVAMU’s Commencement Keynote

PRAIRIE VIEW, TX – Debra L. Lee, Trailblazing Entertainment Executive, to deliver the address to Prairie View A&M University graduates and their families at the fall commencement on Sunday, December 16, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. The ceremony will take place at the Berry Center of Northwest Houston in Cypress, Texas. According to a press release… Continue reading Trailblazing Entertainment Executive, Debra L. Lee, to Deliver PVAMU’s Commencement Keynote