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🚀 Elevate with HBCU Excellence: Innovations and Victories! 🏆

Explore groundbreaking HBCU achievements, impactful scholarships, and more in this week’s edition.

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This is The HBCU Roundup, your newsletter, celebrating Earth Day by highlighting sustainability efforts and groundbreaking achievements across HBCU campuses. From innovative environmental initiatives to historic accomplishments, we're here to keep you connected with the pulse of HBCU excellence.

In This Week's Edition:

  • 📣 NC A&T Cheer Team Triumphs

  • 🏒 Ice Breakers at TSU

  • 🚀 Empowering HBCU Innovators

  • 🎓 Lincoln’s Legacy Meets Innovation

  • 🎨 CultureCon Ignites HBCU Pride

📣 NC A&T Cheer: Leaping to Victory!

Talk about squad goals! The NC A&T State University cheer team soared beyond expectations and snagged a historic win at the 2024 NCA College National Championship. Find out how this team’s spirit and synchronization led them to national acclaim.


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.

🏒 Ice Breakers at TSU: A Cool New Chapter in Sports

Ice meets innovation at Tennessee State University as they welcome their first-ever men’s hockey head coach. This bold move isn't just about sports; it's about breaking the ice in uncharted territories and creating new paths for HBCU athletes. Curious about how TSU is sliding into hockey history?

🚀 Fail, Learn, Launch: HBCU Innovator's Mantra

Meet Kiante Bush, a trailblazer who’s turning the tables by empowering HBCU minds to embrace failures as stepping stones. His accelerator and summit are not just events; they're launchpads for future leaders. Ready to be inspired?

🎓 Lincoln University: Legacy Meets Innovation

Under the leadership of Dr. Hamilton Raymond, Lincoln is revolutionizing its approach to student success and community engagement. From strategic partnerships enhancing transfer options to initiatives like EmpowerMENt boosting male enrollment, discover how Lincoln is not just part of history but a vibrant architect of the future.

🎨 CultureCon: The Heartbeat of HBCU Culture at Clark Atlanta

Clark Atlanta’s CultureCon was a vibrant testament to the deep ties between HBCU education and community engagement. From thought-provoking panels to electrifying performances, discover how this event celebrated the essence of HBCU culture.

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🔦 HBCU Spotlight of the Week: Harris-Stowe State University

Check out Harris-Stowe State University in St. Louis! With a rich history since 1857 and a vibrant range of programs, HSSU isn't just about hitting the books—it’s about hitting real-world goals. Whether you’re into education, business, or something in between, they’ve got you covered.

Why Harris-Stowe?

  • Diverse Programs: There’s something for everyone, from budding educators to future business leaders.

  • Deep Roots: A legacy of empowerment and educational excellence that dates back over a century.

  • Community First: It’s all about giving back, with tons of initiatives that engage and uplift the surrounding community.

Curious to see more about what makes Harris-Stowe stand out? Learn More About HSSU.

🚀 HBCU Opportunities


  • Mischief for Change Scholarship – SOUR PATCH KIDS brand commits $1 million over five years to support HBCU students. Eligibility includes full-time enrollment as an undergraduate at a TMCF member-school, a minimum GPA of 3.0, and demonstrable financial need. | Deadline: May 17, 2024

  • Chime Scholars Program – Chime is dedicated to helping students achieve financial success and complete degrees or certifications. Open to college students, transfer students, and those pursuing career, technical, or trade education with a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrated financial need. | Deadline: May 1, 2024

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


  • Oliver Wyman Summer 2025 Intern Program – Dive into solving major business problems for Fortune 1000 clients, engage in complex analyses, and receive mentorship. Open to students in the class of 2026.

  • Enterprise Management Trainee Intern - RI – Join a dynamic team to learn about sales, customer service, and leadership through real-world projects and competitions. For seniors graduating between Dec 2024 and May 2025.

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

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