Moses, Carter To Be Honored at Third HBCUstory Symposium in October
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Moses, Carter To Be Honored at Third HBCUstory Symposium in October

Storyteller of the Year Awards Celebrate Architects and Preservationists of the HBCU Experience NASHVILLE, TN.—Wednesday, September 9, 2015 — Nashville-based advocacy initiative HBCUstory Inc. will honor Meharry Medical College Professor Emeritus Henry A. Moses Ph.D. and HBCU Digest Founder Jarrett L. Carter Sr., during the initiative’s Storyteller of the Year Awards during the third annual … Continue reading

HBCUstory Symposium to feature Inaugural Presidents Roundtable at Fisk
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HBCUstory Symposium to feature Inaugural Presidents Roundtable at Fisk

Presidents to share perspectives, discuss contemporary issues NASHVILLE, TN.—Wednesday, August 26, 2015 — Nashville-based advocacy initiative HBCUstory Inc. will introduce an inaugural HBCU Presidents Roundtable as part of the third annual HBCUstory Symposium, scheduled Oct. 9-10. Moderated by symposium convenor Crystal A. deGregory Ph.D., the Presidents Roundtable and HBCUstory Symposium will begin at 9:30 a.m. … Continue reading

WATCH | HBCU Stories Live Forever
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WATCH | HBCU Stories Live Forever

Each year, it is our great privilege to posthumously honor outstanding members of the Historically Black College and University (HBCU) community who have left an indelible mark on the HBCU family. Their incredible legacies, are a lamp unto our paths as we seek to advance the mission and curate our visions for HBCUs in the … Continue reading

ANSWER THE CALL | HBCUstory Symposium 2015 Call for Papers
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ANSWER THE CALL | HBCUstory Symposium 2015 Call for Papers

HBCUstory Symposium 2015 | Call for Papers Theme | Reconstruction in a New Age of Resistance: Respecting our Roots. Restoring our Rites. Presented by | HBCUstory, Inc. + Fisk University HBCUstory Inc., in partnership with the Fisk University, proudly presents the third annual HBCUstory SYMPOSIUM Oct. 9-10, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. Held in Nashville, Tennessee, … Continue reading

HBCUstory Symposium October 9-10, 2015 | Partners with Fisk, Returns to Nashville
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HBCUstory Symposium October 9-10, 2015 | Partners with Fisk, Returns to Nashville

NASHVILLE, TN.—Thursday, May 7, 2015: Nashville-based advocacy initiative HBCUstory Inc. announces its partnership with the historic Fisk University, as well as a return to the Music City for its third annual HBCUstory SYMPOSIUM, Oct. 9-10. The two-day research and cultural symposium, which will celebrate the beginning of the sesquicentennial of Reconstruction, annually convenes more than … Continue reading

HBCUs Are Not Merely Relevant
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HBCUs Are Not Merely Relevant

This content was initially offered as “The State of the Story: HBCU Relevance is a Losing Proposition,” the closing remarks of the 2014 HBCUstory Symposium, which was held in Washington, D.C. on October 24 + 25 at the Association of Public Land-grant Universities. Barnard, Wellesley, Smith, Mills and Sweet Briar are women’s colleges; no one asks … Continue reading

Save The Date | 2014 HBCUstory SYMPOSIUM
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Save The Date | 2014 HBCUstory SYMPOSIUM

HBCUstory Announces New Partner, New City  for Second Annual Research and Cultural Symposium Scheduled for Oct. 24-25, Symposium will highlight importance of America’s  105 HBCUs to develop strategic partnerships and sustainability programs   NASHVILLE, TN.—Tuesday, April 1, 2014: Nashville-based HBCUstory Inc. announces a brand new strategic partnership with the Association of Public Land-grant Universities (APLU) to host … Continue reading

Storyteller of the Year Legend Awardee: Paul Quinn President Michael J. Sorrell, Esq.
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Storyteller of the Year Legend Awardee: Paul Quinn President Michael J. Sorrell, Esq.

In 2007, Michael J. Sorrell fought his way into the presidency of Dallas, Texas’ now 140-year old historically black Paul Quinn College. Since that time Sorrell has transformed PQC, which sits on 146-acres in the low-income Highland Hills community, raising the college’s profile and building the Quinnite Nation. For his commitment to the WE over ME … Continue reading