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"A lot of people who don’t truly understand HBCUs incorrectly assume that they’re obsolete. But there are times that I wish I attended one. Here are nine reasons why a PWI isn’t always the move for Black folks." -Dustin Seibert

The post HBCUs have issues, but it’s not easy for Black students at white universities either appeared first on theGrio.

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As Michigan prepared to play Loyola in the NCAA men’s Final Four on Saturday, Warde Manuel found himself feeling begrudging admiration for the Chicago-based Ramblers. In a game cast as David versus Goliath, Michigan is the giant. And Manuel is the giant’s director of athletics. He oversees a program with a $182 million budget. While […]

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Chance The Rapper, Clark Atlanta Panthers, Fourth Of July, Hampton University, Kamala Harris, Malia Obama, Maxine Waters, Michigan State Spartans, Morehouse College, University of Michigan -

The Fourth of July has come and gone, but conversations about freedom and independence don’t get old … especially among black college students. Webster’s Dictionary says freedom is the power to act without restraint, while it defines independence as not requiring or relying on others. How do students feel about the two? America’s birthday seems […]

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Student activists at the University of Michigan are demanding that school officials provide them with […]

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