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πŸŽ† Celebrating Independence: HBCU Triumphs and Trailblazers! ✨

Discover resilience, community impact, and July 4th spirit in this week's HBCU Roundup!

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πŸ‘‹πŸΎ Hey HBCU Fam!

This is The HBCU Roundup, your newsletter, celebrating independence and academic excellence! Join us as we explore this week's top stories and opportunities shaping our vibrant HBCU community.

In This Week's Edition:

  • πŸƒπŸΎβ€β™‚οΈ HBCU Alumni 5K: Running for Success

  • ✈️ TSU Hosts USAF Summer Flight Academy

  • πŸ”₯ NCAT's $20 Million Surprise

  • πŸŽ‰ ATL Greek Picnic: 20 Years of HBCU Vibes

  • πŸ‘— Amina Hammond’s HBCU Leggings

πŸƒπŸΎβ€β™‚οΈ HBCU Alumni 5K: Running for Success

The HBCU Alumni Alliance's 5K race had runners hitting the pavement to fund scholarships. This vibrant event showed off the community's dedication to student success.

πŸ”— Get Inspired


Fanatics: Gear Up in Style with Exclusive HBCU Apparel and More

Looking to wear your HBCU pride on your sleeve? Fanatics has got you covered with the flyest Black Colleges apparel out there!

From game day T-shirts to cozy hoodies and sleek polos, they're serving up everything you need to rep your school in style.

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ Shop the freshest HBCU gear at Fanatics πŸ§’πŸ‘•

✈️ TSU Takes Off with USAF Summer Academy

Tennessee State University is breaking barriers as the first HBCU to host the US Air Force's summer flight academy. This program is set to launch the next wave of pilots.

πŸ”— Soar with TSU

πŸ’° North Carolina A&T Gets
$20 Million Surprise

North Carolina A&T just scored a massive $20 million donation from an anonymous donor. This epic gift is set to supercharge the university's programs and resources.

πŸŽ‰ Atlanta Greek Picnic:
20 Years of HBCU Vibes

The Atlanta Greek Picnic celebrated its 20th anniversary, marking two decades of epic HBCU culture and Greek life. This event is the ultimate celebration of community and tradition.

πŸ”— Join the Party

πŸ‘— Amina Hammond’s HBCU Leggings: Style with Pride

Amina Hammond's HBCU Leggings are taking the fashion world by storm. Her designs are not just stylish but also a bold statement of HBCU pride.

πŸ”— Shop the Look

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πŸ”¦ HBCU Spotlight of the Week:

Coahoma Community College

This week, we're featuring Coahoma Community College in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Renowned for its innovative programs and inclusive community, this HBCU is empowering students with opportunities to thrive. Learn how Coahoma is shaping the future of education and making a positive impact in Mississippi and beyond.

πŸš€ HBCU Opportunities


  • Industrial Metal Service Scholarship - $1,000 for a university student who writes a 300-word essay on metals in design, sustainability, 3D printing, or renewable energy. Deadline: July 15, 2024

  • Diversity in Law Scholarship - $1,500 for minorities in law school or paralegal programs. Write an essay on how your law degree will help your community. Deadline: July 26, 2024

πŸ’° Looking for more ways to fund your education? Check out our extensive list of scholarships tailored for HBCU students. Find Your Scholarship.


πŸ“£ Employers: Have an opportunity for HBCU students or graduates? Get in touch to feature your openings and find the right talent. πŸ“Œ Post a position

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As July celebrations heat up, we're proud to spotlight these stories of achievement and community strength within the HBCU family.

Stay tuned for more inspiring features that showcase the brilliance and resilience of our HBCU community.

✌🏾Catch you in the next one, Your HBCU Roundup Team πŸŽ†βœ¨

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