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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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HCF Announces 102 Days of HBCU Campaigning & Giving Campaign

CHICAGO, IL -The HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) announces 102 days of HBCU Campaigning & Giving. This campaign is designed to encourage individuals to make a donation directly to an Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs) of their choice in support of student scholarships, academic success, and programs. For 102 days, HCF… Continue reading HCF Announces 102 Days of HBCU Campaigning & Giving Campaign

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UAPB Office of Recruitment to host its annual Lion Fever Day on April 3, 2020

PINE BLUFF, AR – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) Office of Recruitment to host its annual Lion Fever Day on Friday, April 3, 2020, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lion Fever Day is designed to allow high school seniors and juniors an opportunity to see various parts of UAPB’s campus and… Continue reading UAPB Office of Recruitment to host its annual Lion Fever Day on April 3, 2020

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Why is it vital for you to invest back into your HBCU?

Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are institutions of higher learning that were established on or before 1964 with the intentions of making education available for freed slaves. Today, many of those institutions continue to grasp that value while also serving minority and diverse populations. HBCUs are dominant to the higher education sector, uplifting and… Continue reading Why is it vital for you to invest back into your HBCU?

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Mississippi Valley State leads efforts to place historical marker commemorating Fannie Lou Hamer at Sunflower County Courthouse

ITTA BENA, MS – After months of intense planning, a group from Mississippi Valley State University (MVSU) has received approval to proceed with a project that will erect the first historical marker commemorating the historic stance taken by Fannie Lou Hamer to ensure voting rights for all Americans, according to the University. MVSU Associate Professor… Continue reading Mississippi Valley State leads efforts to place historical marker commemorating Fannie Lou Hamer at Sunflower County Courthouse

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Jackson State University ranked one of the best online colleges in Mississippi

JACKSON, MS – ValueColleges.com has named Jackson State University one of the best online colleges in Mississippi for 2020, according to the University. Offering five online bachelor degree programs – criminal justice, childcare and family education, healthcare administration, technology (emergency management technology) and professional interdisciplinary studies, JSU’s online program is designed to accommodate non-traditional students.… Continue reading Jackson State University ranked one of the best online colleges in Mississippi

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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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The Ten Most Dominant HBCU Leaders of 2020

“As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” – Bill Gates. 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 (HBCUs) and Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) provide quality education… Continue reading The Ten Most Dominant HBCU Leaders of 2020