The HBCU's newly formed Bulldogs team recently debuted at the NCAA level in Las Vegas.
Black activism on college campuses is not a new initiative.
Why wouldn't you want to be around all this black excellence?
Du Bois was one of the towering intellectual figures of the 20th century. Fifty years after his death, his ideas -- and his activism for economic and social justice -- remain an important influence on American culture.
The bond between black churches and historically black colleges and universities has broadly painted the rich history of the Black American experience. Now many HBCUs are losing the support of their affliated churches.