This month’s roundup looks at one beloved predominantly Black college closing its doors. At the same time, another HBCU is reinstated; a sad illustration of racism’s reach when a women’s athletic team is subjected to an invasive and demoralizing traffic stop; and shared smiles as three stars attend commencement ceremonies for three very different, yet meaningful, reasons.

This month’s roundup focuses on Howard University Hospital workers’ strike against poor working conditions, the Biden-Harris administration’s commitment to supporting HBCUs and the toll that recent bomb threats have taken on the mental health of students, faculty and staff at HBCUs. 

This month’s roundup focuses on the continued response to numerous bomb threats on HBCU campuses across the country, how technology companies are investing in students and how one of four black medical schools is receiving a major donation. 

This month’s roundup focuses on the presidential response to a devastating series of bomb threats, a look at how one of HBCU football’s best known classics fell apart, and how one underfunded institution may see some of its funding be restored. 

This month’s roundup includes the terrifying revelation that multiple HBCU campuses and spaces for Black students have been threatened, a look at how Black colleges have used the record-breaking gifts from mega-philanthropist MacKenzie Scott and some commentary on how Jackson State University Coach and NFL Hall of Famer Deion “Prime” Sanders is revolutionizing Black college football — one recruit at a time.

In this month’s issue of The Roundup: HBCU Edition, we’re discussing the need for a new leader for the White House’s HBCU initiative, the agreement struck between administrators and students at Howard U over desperately needed dormitory improvements and all the celebrities and entertainers helping to keep the spotlight on HBCUs. Take a look at the news below.

In this month’s issue of The Roundup: HBCU Edition, we’re highlighting concerns over federal support to these historic institutions, how greater financial resources can affect the institutions and their students, and the role the sports industry is playing in shining a brighter light on these schools. Take a look at the news below.

In this month's issue of The Roundup: HBCU Edition, we take a look at the news stories and key moments surrounding Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as well as all of the ways in which HBCUs have helped shape public discourse over the past few weeks.

In this month's issue of The Roundup: HBCU Edition, we take a look at the news stories and key moments surrounding Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as well as all of the ways in which HBCUs have helped shape public discourse over the past few weeks.

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