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Alumna and Founder of Because of Them We Can Campaign, Eunique Jones Gibson to Deliver the Keynote Commencement Address at Bowie State University

BOWIE, MD – Eunique Jones Gibson, an award-winning content director and speaker who founded the iconic Because of Them We Can photo campaign, will return to her alma mater to address about 600 Bowie State University graduates and their families at the spring commencement on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at 10 a.m. The ceremony will… Continue reading Alumna and Founder of Because of Them We Can Campaign, Eunique Jones Gibson to Deliver the Keynote Commencement Address at Bowie State University

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Marc Morial, National Urban League President and CEO to deliver the keynote address at Bowie State University’s Commencement

BOWIE, MD – Marc H. Morial, president and CEO of the nation’s largest civil rights organization, the National Urban League, will address about 380 Bowie State University graduates and their families at the winter commencement. The ceremony is set to take place Friday, December 15, 2017, at 10 a.m. on campus at Bowie State’s Leonidas… Continue reading Marc Morial, National Urban League President and CEO to deliver the keynote address at Bowie State University’s Commencement

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Bowie State University welcomes Dr. Aminta Breaux as new president

BOWIE, MD  – Last month, the University System of Maryland board of regents named Aminta Hawkins Breaux as the next president of Bowie State University. Breaux, who currently is the vice president for advancement at Millersville University, will begin her tenure as the university’s tenth president on July 1. She will succeed current President Mickey… Continue reading Bowie State University welcomes Dr. Aminta Breaux as new president

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Five HBCUs recognized as an White House Healthy Campus

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, January 13, 2017, five (5) historically black colleges and universities were honored as an White House healthy campus by President Barack Obama. As part of Obama’s Administration’s ongoing efforts to reach the remaining uninsured, the White House launched the Healthy Campus Challenge in September, hoping to engage college and university… Continue reading Five HBCUs recognized as an White House Healthy Campus