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🏀 March Madness: HBCU Innovations and Women's History Month! 👸🏾

Spring into excellence with iconic reunions, and 'Her Stories' of groundbreaking achievements.

Hey HBCU Fam! 👋🏾

This is The HBCU Roundup, your newsletter, stepping into March to honor Women's History Month. We're celebrating the pivotal roles and achievements of women within the HBCU community and beyond. Get ready for a month filled with ’her stories’ of innovation, triumph, and legacy that spotlight the incredible impact of women on our campuses and our world.

In This Week's Edition:

  • 👶🏾 HBCU Grad Opens Unique Ultrasound Studio

  • 🚀 HBCU Innovations Shaping Tomorrow

  • 🎭 A Different World Reunion Tour

  • 🏆 CIAA Tournament Triumphs

  • 📚 Saint Augustine’s University Challenges

👶🏾 Breaking Barriers: First Black-Owned Ultrasound Studio by HBCU Grad

Courtney Hall, an inspiring North Carolina A&T alumna, has launched the first Black-owned ultrasound studio in her community. Her groundbreaking studio not only offers vital prenatal services but also stands as a beacon of empowerment and representation in healthcare.


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🚀 The Future of HBCUs: Innovations Shaping Tomorrow

This article explores the cutting-edge trends and innovations shaping the future of HBCUs, highlighting how these institutions are leading the way in education and community engagement. From technological advancements to groundbreaking research.

🎭 A Different World Reunion Tour: HBCU Edition

The beloved cast of "A Different World" is reuniting for a special 10-city HBCU tour. This reunion aims to celebrate the show’s legacy and its positive impact on HBCUs and African American culture, bringing together fans and alumni for an unforgettable experience.

🏆 CIAA Tournament Triumphs: Lincoln & Fayetteville State's Victory

The CIAA basketball tournament concluded with Lincoln men seizing their first title and Fayetteville State women clinching their fifth crown. This roundup celebrates their hard-fought victories and the spirit of competition that defines the CIAA experience.

📚 Saint Augustine’s University: Navigating Challenges

In a significant development for the HBCU community, Saint Augustine’s University's accreditation removal has been affirmed. This article delves into the implications of this decision and what it means for the future of the university and its students.

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🔦 HBCU Spotlight of the Week: Wesley Walsh

This week, we're spotlighting Wesley Walsh, a senior chemical engineering major at Prairie View A&M University, exemplifies how dedication to both academics and extracurricular activities can pave the way to success. As a member of the Black Fox dance line in the Marching Storm, Wesley has learned the importance of discipline, teamwork, and time management. These skills have been instrumental in preparing her for a promising career in the oil and gas industry, showcasing the unique blend of opportunities that HBCUs offer to shape well-rounded professionals.

For a deeper dive into Wesley's inspiring journey and how PVAMU has been instrumental in her achievements, visit PVAMU's blog.

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As we wrap up February and march into Women's History Month, let's keep the celebration going in our HBCU community. This edition of The HBCU Roundup shines a light on the achievements, challenges, and heartwarming stories from our campuses and alumni. From trailblazers to current trendsetters, we're here to honor the contributions of women who've shaped the HBCU legacy and beyond.

Stay tuned for more inspiring tales and insights in our next roundup.

See you soon,
Your HBCU Roundup Team ✌🏾

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