Hakim Lucas gets five-year extension at Virginia Union

Virginia Union University’s Board of Trustees today unanimously voted in favor of a five-year contract extension for president Hakim Lucas. In a statement, trustees lauded Luacas’ impact on fundraising, campus […]

Virginia State, Virginia Union Take CIAA Basketball Titles

Virginia State University and Virginia Union University emerged with convincing victories in the 2019 CIAA men’s and women’s basketball tournaments last weekend in Charlotte. HBCU Gameday provided complete coverage of […]

LISTEN: Digest Radio – The Abdullahs Talk HBCU Presidential Family Values

We talk with Virginia State University President Makola Abdullah, his wife and Virginia Union University Center for STEM Diversity Director Ahkinyala Abdullah, and their daughter and soon-to-be Virginia State University […]

HBCU Leadership Hirings, Firings & Resignations: The 2017-18 Final Report

When executive leadership turns over at an institution of higher education, context matters. In some instances, executives who’ve served long tenures retire with preparations made and accreditation, financial solvency, and […]