by Akoto Ofori-Atta onMay 17, 2013
Because you learn quickly that it's nothing like A Different World. At all.
May 6, 2013
Nearly 159 years after the first HBCU was chartered, Michael Lomax, a contributing editor at The Root and president and CEO of the United Negro College, reflects on the value of the institutions in a piece at CNN.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onMarch 14, 2013
The president of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund says new financial aid policies are especially tough on black families -- and he won't rule out going to court to challenge them.
February 28, 2013
Ask Dr. Lomax: It's not just about getting in but about getting that degree. These programs help.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onJanuary 25, 2013
The "Hazing Hurts" summit was meant to increase awareness of the practice as well as combat it. But first participants had to define what it was.
January 23, 2013
In the UNCF chief's first column for us, he hopes that Obama keeps his pledge on college costs.
by Dr. Robert Jennings onJanuary 10, 2013
Dr. Robert Jennings, president of Lincoln University, writes in Diverse Education that despite recent overall gains in the U.S. economy, too many HBCUs and their students are flailing financially.
by Alisha Tillery onDecember 11, 2012
Writing at Ebony, Alisha Tillery says that certain topics, ranging from hair to HBCUs, should be retired unless and until someone finds a new angle or argument.
by Aisha I. Jefferson onNovember 12, 2012
With changes in its NCAA conference and student-health issues, the reasons to ditch sports were clear.
November 8, 2012
Your Take: Health literacy for all trumps an athletics program for a few, the school's president says.
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