Monthly Archives: February 2014

Book signing/reception held for Dr. Bobby L. Lovett

Dr. Bobby L. Lovett has recently published a definitive, thoroughly researched and documented history of Nashville’s Tennessee State University: A Touch of Greatness: A History of Tennessee State University (America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities). Long-time history professor turned administrator,…

75 students of 62 HBCUs named All-Stars

The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (WHIHBCU), announced its first class of HBCU All-Stars, recognizing 75 undergraduate, graduate and professional students for their accomplishments in academics, leadership and civic engagement on Feb. 10. Currently enrolled at…

Embracing Black culture

In a time when ethnic pride is encouraged, why do we find many Blacks shunning their own cultural and traditional values opting to identify more with Eurocentric values and traditions? In some isolated cases you find Blacks appalled at their…