An epidemiologist, Dr. Gayle has served in executive roles with the Centers for Disease Control, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and has been named among Forbes’ 100 Most Powerful Women.
HBCUs and the Black Church – the two rails upon which black democracy has always traveled to help us find the path to health, wealth and prosperity. But only one […]
Simmons College of Kentucky Board of Trustees Chairman Barney Barnett recently announced plans to donate $4 million to the institution in support of capital improvements and building Simmons’ endowment. The […]
Spelman College today announced the receipt of a $30 million donation to support construction of a new academic facility, the first for the campus since 1996. The gift, made by […]
We talk the role of the HBCU community in midterm elections, an exclusive interview with Morehouse Drum Major Lila Grant on her pursuit of pay equity in the band ranks, […]
Several historically black colleges and universities are claiming new spots on the controversial list of the nation’s best institutions as ranked by the US News and World Report. The annual […]
Noted historian Henry Louis Gates has donated more than 14,000 of his personal literary volumes to Spelman College, in what school officials are calling the single largest recorded literary donation […]
Among small colleges in their states, no school’s graduates earn more.
Spelman College President Mary Schmidt Campbell joined Bloomberg Markets to discuss college tuition and improving college access for students from different socioeconomic backgrounds.
Spelman College alumna and Johns Hopkins University assistant professor Risha Irvin discusses her path to STEM, the professors who influenced her career, and her work in public health advocacy and […]