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North Carolina A&T State University’s Record-Setting Fundraising Campaign

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University raised a record $181.4 million in its recently completed eight-year capital campaign. The fundraising efforts produced record giving from alumni and 35 corporate and individual donations in excess of $1 million – including a historic $45 million gift from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. In all, alumni accounted for 70…

Grambling State University Enters Partnership With Northshore Technical Community College

Grambling State University and Northshore Technical Community College in Lacombe, Louisiana, are establishing a transferable pathway for community college students to become eligible for direct admission into Grambling. This pathway provides community students with a transparent and systematic outline for successfully completing a baccalaureate degree from Grambling State University in accounting, computer information systems, management,…

Single Black Mom of 3 Launches Online Course to Help Entrepreneurs Overcome Fear and Doubt

Nationwide — Nicole Lee, a self-published author, entrepreneur, and visionary, has launched an interactive online course to help business owners who are struggling with fear and doubt caused by the […] The post Single Black Mom of 3 Launches Online Course to Help Entrepreneurs Overcome Fear and Doubt first appeared on BlackNews.com.

Black Scholar Alleges Racist Behavior at Oklahoma State University

Tulsa, OK — Last month, Dr. Khalid el-Hakim, founder, CEO, curator, and lecturer of the Black History 101 Mobile Museum, was invited to Oklahoma State University (OSU) Stillwater and was […] The post Black Scholar Alleges Racist Behavior at Oklahoma State University first appeared on BlackNews.com.

Founder of Black-Owned Dessert Company Launches College Scholarship Essay Contest

The entry deadline extended to Friday, May 28th, 2021. San Jose, CA — Andrea Lacy, founder and CEO of Luv’s Brownies, has officially launched the “Grit Award” scholarship program. Up […] The post Founder of Black-Owned Dessert Company Launches College Scholarship Essay Contest first appeared on BlackNews.com.

Two HBCUs Partner to Improve Medical Care for an Underserved Region of North Carolina

Fayetteville State University, the oldest public historically Black college and university in North Carolina, and Meharry Medical College, the historically Black academic health science center located in Nashville, Tennessee, have entered into an agreement that will address the need for providing quality medical care and skilled health care professionals in the Fayetteville region. The partnership…