From Martin Luther King Jr. to Chadwick Boseman, historically black colleges and universities have produced some of our nation’s most esteemed politicians, leaders and artists. But between financial woes and decreasing enrollment, many of these schools are struggling – particularly Cheyney University, the oldest HBCU in the country. Cheyney students, faculty and community leaders are fighting on behalf of the university and warning the nation what’s at stake if we lose our HBCUs.
Two young Black people were violently arrested in Atlanta as demonstrations sparked by George Floyd's death unfolded nationwide.
The media mogul’s latest contribution to the college makes her scholars fund the largest endowment for a scholarship in the school’s history.
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Morehouse College’s class of 2019 just got all of their student loans paid for by billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert F. Smith.
“On behalf of the eight generations of my family who have been in this country, we’re going to put a little fuel in your bus," Robert F. Smith told the class.
Students who transition from male to female, however, will not be automatically eligible to receive a degree from the institution.