Tag: Howard University

HBO Gifts Howard University $1 Million For The Creation Of An Entertainment Fellowship

HBO is investing in the futures of HBCU students who want to pursue careers in the entertainment industry. The television network has donated $1 million to Howard University for the creation of a new fellowship, the institution reported. The Coates-Forbes-Watson-HBO Dream Seekers Endowed Fellowship will help students with travel and living expenses for internships. https://t.co/JL9ITRkfsc […]

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Black Lives Matter Protests Spawn Push for Athletes to Attend H.B.C.U.s

On June 2, as Black Lives Matter protesters swarmed America’s streets demanding an end to the racist vestiges of America’s troubled past, a teenager from a San Diego suburb posted eight words on Twitter that would soon ignite a less visible, though perhaps just as powerful, movement. “Going to an HBCU wouldn’t be too bad,” […]

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