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HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) Welcome New Board Members

CHICAGO, IL (February 4, 2020) – The HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) would like to congratulate and announce six newly elected members of its Board of Directors. The members were appointed by Dr. Santarvis Brown, Chairman of the Board in November 2019. Their experience and guidance will help our organization growth and strengthen our advocacy efforts… Continue reading HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) Welcome New Board Members

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Central State University Names Dr. Jack Thomas as next president

WILBERFORCE, OH (February 7, 2020) – Central State University (CSU) has announced today the appointment of President-Elect Dr. Jack Thomas. Dr. Thomas joins CSU as President with a successful long-term track in several different academic settings. Dr. Thomas brings visibility and insight from experience in every aspect of academia. Roles he has held included President,… Continue reading Central State University Names Dr. Jack Thomas as next president

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Talladega College Provost Named to SACSCOC Board of Trustees

TALLADEGA, AL – Talladega College Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Lisa Long was elected to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) Board of Trustees the association’s annual meeting in Houston, TX in December 2019. Dr. Long will serve as a member of the Alabama Delegation of the… Continue reading Talladega College Provost Named to SACSCOC Board of Trustees

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Drake State President elected to SACSCOC Executive Council

HUNTSVILLE, AL – Dr. Patricia Sims, President of Drake State Community and Technical College, has been elected to the Executive Council of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools/Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) Board of Trustees. The Executive Council is a thirteen-member committee elected bu the Board of Trustees responsible for interpreting Commission policy and procedure.… Continue reading Drake State President elected to SACSCOC Executive Council

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Voorhees alumnus Joseph Montgomery appointed VP of Enrollment Management and Student Success at Tuskegee University

TUSKEGEE, AL – Joseph Montgomery, a Voorhees College graduate, was recently selected as the vice president of enrollment management and student success at Tuskegee University. The newly created position signals the university’s strategic realignment of functions that recruit, on board and support students throughout their matriculation. Montgomery will be responsible for four key university areas:… Continue reading Voorhees alumnus Joseph Montgomery appointed VP of Enrollment Management and Student Success at Tuskegee University

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UMES President Heidi Anderson earns Leadership Maryland credential, first president to participate

PRINCESS ANNE, MD – Leadership Maryland announced Tuesday that Dr. Heidi M. Anderson, President of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), has completed the professional development program dedicated to building a better Maryland by harnessing the strength of its local business and community leaders, according to source by the university. Anderson, the first UMES… Continue reading UMES President Heidi Anderson earns Leadership Maryland credential, first president to participate

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HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) Now Accepting New Member Applications for its Board of Directors

CHICAGO, IL – The HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) is now accepting applications for new members to join its Board of Directors through September 16, 2019, for a one-year term. HCF is a advocacy non-profit organization in Chicago, Illinois that serves its mission to supporting the significance and raising funds for student scholarships and initiative programming… Continue reading HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) Now Accepting New Member Applications for its Board of Directors

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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