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Paine College names Dr. Cheryl Evans Jones as Acting President, Dr. Jerry L. Hardee Retires

AUGUSTA, GA – Paine College Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Cheryl Evans Jones, has been named Acting President of Paine College effective July 1, 2019. The Board of Trustees voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Jones to succeed Dr. Jerry L. Hardee who retired citing recent bouts with health issues. Dr. Hardee will… Continue reading Paine College names Dr. Cheryl Evans Jones as Acting President, Dr. Jerry L. Hardee Retires

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Dr. Carmen J. Walters Named 14th President of Tougaloo College

JACKSON, MS – The Board of Trustees of Tougaloo College is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Carmen J. Walters as the 14th President of the historic institution. As the college celebrates its Sesquicentennial Anniversary and embraces what lies ahead in the new era of higher education, Dr. Walters brings a depth of executive-level… Continue reading Dr. Carmen J. Walters Named 14th President of Tougaloo College

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The Ten Most Dominant HBCU Leaders of 2019

“A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The dynamics of higher education in America today are driving the demand for a new set of skills and capabilities for tomorrow’s leaders. Historically Black Colleges and Universities provides a quality education to low-income, first-generation,… Continue reading The Ten Most Dominant HBCU Leaders of 2019

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The Ten Most Dominant HBCU Leaders of 2018

“Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it.” – Marian Anderson. As President and CEO of the HBCU Campaign Fund organization, a supportive non-profit group for Historically Black Colleges and Universities, leadership plays a substantial role in the operation of an institution. This select… Continue reading The Ten Most Dominant HBCU Leaders of 2018

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The Penn CMSI announces their first cohort of MSI Aspiring Leaders

PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CMSI) will be hosting their inaugural MSI Aspiring Leaders from Friday, November 17, 2017 to Sunday, November 19, 2017. CMSI has announced this year’s cohort of MSI Aspiring Leaders, which includes 7 students from HBCU’s. Here is the list of this year’s cohort of MSI… Continue reading The Penn CMSI announces their first cohort of MSI Aspiring Leaders