Tag Archives: HBCU

Travis Scott Awarded for HBCU Philanthropic Efforts

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Travis Scott has just won an award for his philanthropic efforts to help HBCUs. The rapper famous for his hip-hop hits, like “Sicko Mode” and “Highest in the Room,” is now being honored for his charitable work. Last October, Scott tweeted that he’d pay a semester’s tuition for five students …

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Spelman College Marks 140-Year Anniversary Of Academic Excellence

Spelman College

Spelman College will celebrate its 140th anniversary. The all-female Historically Black College is marking its 140th year of academic excellence through a series of virtual events designed to honor its history and legacy. The 2021 theme “Undaunted: Founders Day @ Spelman” will be held virtually so that Alumnae and friends …

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FAMU Announces Partnership With Nike and LeBron James

FAMU, Nike, and LeBron James Partnership

Florida A&M University has partnered with Nike for a six-year deal that will make Nike FAMU’s exclusive athletic gear provider. The deal with NIKE, Inc. means that FAMU’s official athletic footwear, apparel, and equipment will come directly from the sporting company. As a bonus, the school’s and women’s basketball teams …

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Trump’s Claims That He Saved HBCU’s Is Exaggerated

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Donald Trump is steadfast on trying to persuade the Black community that he has done so much. Now he’s taking credit for “saving” our Historically Black Colleges and Universities. During the final presidential debate he asserted that he “saved” the predominantly minority institutions after he signed a bill that would …

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