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Five HBCUs Lead as Engines of Upward Mobility

A study performed by the American Council on Education Center for Policy Research and Strategy, Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) play an integral role in the education of students of color, those from low-income backgrounds, and students who are first in their family to attend college. The data in the report verify that working assumption with… Continue reading Five HBCUs Lead as Engines of Upward Mobility

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Dillard University’s President Dr. Walter M. Kimbrough to deliver Elizabeth City State University’s 165th Commencement Address

ELIZABETH CITY, NC – Elizabeth City State University’s 165th Fall Commencement will take place on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at 10 a.m. in the R.L. Vaughan Center. Dillard University’s president Dr. Water M. Kimbrough will deliver the keynote address. According to a press release by the university, Dr. Kimbrough is a native of Atlanta, Georgia.… Continue reading Dillard University’s President Dr. Walter M. Kimbrough to deliver Elizabeth City State University’s 165th Commencement Address

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Janelle Monáe, Multi-Grammy Nominated Singer, Songwriter, Actress and Academy Award Winning Actor to deliver Dillard University’s 81st Commencement Address

NEW ORLEANS, L.A. – Dillard University (a private, liberal arts historically black college) located in New Orleans has announce that multi-talented superstar Janelle Monáe will deliver this year’s commencement address. The 81st Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 13, at 8 a.m., on the historic Avenue of the Oaks. The University will confer more… Continue reading Janelle Monáe, Multi-Grammy Nominated Singer, Songwriter, Actress and Academy Award Winning Actor to deliver Dillard University’s 81st Commencement Address