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

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

Best Places To Buy Cheap Workout Clothes
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Best Places To Buy Cheap Workout Clothes

-The following feature was published July 25, 2012 on http://www.carolinejhingory.com.- A friend once shared she doesn’t like to exercise unless she has cute workout clothes. Many others have also shared cute-flattering-feminine exercise gear motivates them to workout. The clothing industry has taken note. I’ve seen workout pants in stores like Lucy and Lulemon for $40-$60. … Continue reading

Tuskegee University / West Virginia State University

40 Acres and a Fight: HBCU Land & Institutional Power Part II

By William A. Foster, IV Mr. Foster is the Interim Executive Director of HBCU Endowment Foundation, sits on the board of directors at the Center for HBCU Media Advocacy, & President of AK Companies, Inc. A former banker & financial analyst who earned his bachelor’s degree in Economics & Finance from Virginia State University as well … Continue reading

Hampton University / History & Culture / Tennessee State University / West Virginia State University

West Virginia State: Repurposed + Repowered

West Virginia State University was founded on March 17, 1891 with the aid of Hampton University alumnus and Tuskegee University founder Booker T. Washington under the provisions of the Second Morrill Act of 1890 as the West Virginia Colored Institute. In an ironic twist of fate, the 1954 Brown v. Board decision led to West Virginia State’s … Continue reading