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HBCUs Invest in Students and Get Results

Historically black colleges invest in students who soar

HBCUs are known for supporting academically underserved students and getting great results. Bill Gates writes…

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Meeting Bill Gates: HBCU Student Has the Mental Discipline to Succeed

Students from Delaware State University and Johnson C. Smith University visit the Gates Foundation

Two HBCU presidents and several students visited the Gates Foundation to discuss their challenges and…

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Top 10 Skills Tomorrow’s Leaders Will Need

They are developed at selective liberal arts colleges, says ELCA college leader

John Williams, president of Muhlenberg College, writes that the top 10 skills tomorrow’s leaders will…

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Meeting Students Where They Are

Bill Gates meets with two HBCU presidents

Bill Gates writes of the innovative work at two historically black universities that is helping…

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Top 10 Emerging Careers for College Grads

Yes, STEM is critical, but liberal arts majors can take heart

Technology is the future. Must liberal arts majors despair? Not according to this report from…

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These Colleges Are Changing The Lives of Low-Income Students

At these schools, low-income students make it to graduation day

Can low income students make it to commencement day? Yes, according to a new report…

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Grad Rates Increase, But not Necessarily for Black Students

Not all students are making it to commencement

Graduation rates are rising, but are all student groups making it to commencement day? Not…

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Obama Administration Supports African American STEM Degree Completion

Administration takes action to accelerate progress

Supporting the attaining of degrees in the fields of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics remains…

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College Fundamentals: Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter

And deciding which offer to accept

Deciphering a financial aid award letter can be tricky, especially if you’ve been accepted to…

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Filmmaker Nate Parker to Launch Film School at HBCU

Star of 'Beyond the Lights' opens film and drama school at Wiley College

Star of The Great Debaters, Beyond the Lights, and other films, Nate Parker is starting…

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What Happens When Campus Activism Affects School Policies

College presidents say racial dialogue has increased

According to a new study, college presidents say campus activism is affecting the racial dialogue…

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Women’s History Month: Carmita Vaughan, Founder & President, Surge Institute

Equipping people of color to lead education reform

Carmita Vaughan, founder and president of Surge Institute, is on a mission. She wants to…

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Florida Memorial University Earns Cessna Pilot Center Certificate

First HBCU, third college to earn this designation

Florida Memorial University, a historically black college founded 137 years ago, has received certification as…

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The MBA That Won’t Set You Back $100K

Is it worth it? Yes, depending on your goals

Want to earn an MBA but the price tag won’t let you? This online school…

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Free Money? 5 College Scholarships Available for African American Female Students

Find sources of funding or scholarships that are specifically granted to African American women

BlackEnterprise.com provides information on the many scholarships available to help women of color pay for…

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Degrees of Debt, Not Opportunity

Court ruling reins in predatory for-profits

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia upheld Obama administration rules that…

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Reform Community College

More community college students could graduate if reforms were enacted

Some community college reforms have improved graduation rates and cost little to implement, yet the…

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How To Apply for Financial Aid Without the Stress

Talk is cheap, but college isn't

By filling out the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, students alert schools…

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You’re Not Ready for College Without Social and Emotional Skills

The need for self-discipline and forgiveness hasn't gone away---but how can they be measured?

Social and emotional skills may be the new buzzwords in education reform, but the need…

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HBCU Buzz

How Two Young Professionals Built a Platform for HBCU Students and Graduates to Stay Connected

HBCU Buzz founders on growing their brand from the bottom up

HBCU Buzz founders talk growing a brand that keeps current students and alum connected

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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