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🌴 Summer Vibes: HBCU Wins and Exciting Highlights! ☀️

Kick off summer with inspiring HBCU stories, new opportunities, and the latest highlights!

Hey HBCU Fam! 🌞🌴

This is The HBCU Roundup, your newsletter, keeping the summer vibes rolling! As we dive into the summer season, get ready to explore some amazing stories and big wins from our HBCU community.

In This Week's Edition:

  • ⚾ Journette Named HBCU Baseball MVP

  • 🎺 MSU’s Marching Band Hits the D-Day Parade

  • 🌍 Kenya x HBCUs: A Game-Changing Partnership

  • 👩🏾‍🎓 WSSU’s First Woman Chancellor!

  • 🏈 HBCU Football Classic Goes National

⚾ Journette Named HBCU Baseball MVP

Big sports news! Journette just snagged the title of HBCU National Baseball Player of the Year. Talk about hitting it out of the park! His stellar performance has set a new benchmark for aspiring athletes.

🎺 MSU’s Marching Band Hits the D-Day Parade

Morgan State's Magnificent Marching Machine is taking their talents to France! Catch them at the D-Day Normandy Parade for a musical performance you won't forget. Their powerful performance is sure to make history.

🌍 Kenya x HBCUs: A Game-Changing Partnership

Huge news! The Kenyan President just teamed up with HBCUs to boost economic development and STEM education. This international collab is one to watch! Together, they’re paving the way for innovative educational and economic opportunities.

👩🏾‍🎓 WSSU’s First Woman Chancellor!

Breaking the mold! Winston-Salem State University has appointed its first-ever woman Chancellor. Cheers to more glass ceilings shattered! Her leadership promises a new era of growth and inspiration.

🏈 HBCU Football Classic Goes National

Football fans, get ready! The HBCU football classic featuring Division II schools is going prime time with national TV coverage. Don’t miss this epic showdown! This national spotlight will bring well-deserved recognition to the teams and their schools.

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🔦 HBCU Spotlight of the Week: Talladega College

This week, we’re shining our spotlight on Talladega College, Alabama's first private HBCU. Since 1867, Talladega has been rocking it in Business, Education, and the Arts, all while offering an awesome campus life and a tight-knit community. Their cool renovation of historic Swayne Hall shows how they blend history with modern vibes, preserving the past and pushing into the future.

🚀 HBCU Opportunities


  • Café Bustelo® El Café Del Futuro Scholarship - Twenty-five $5,000 scholarships for Latino students at HACU-member institutions. Apply with an essay about your Latino heritage and future goals. Award: $5,000 each, totaling $125,000 | Deadline: June 30, 2024

  • Stan Beck Fellowship - Supports needy grad or undergrad students in entomology or related fields in the U.S., Mexico, or Canada. Submit a CV, letters of recommendation, and a statement of need. Deadline: July 1, 2024

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


  • Ashton Carter Admin Assistant - Join Aston Carter as a Sales Development Rep! Team up with Account Execs to spot new biz opportunities and build great connections. Perfect for boosting your sales game. Ready to make an impact?

  • Spherion Warehouse Associate - Spherion wants you as a Warehouse Associate! Handle cherry pickers, manage inventory, and keep the warehouse running smoothly. Various shifts, awesome benefits, and a great team. Warehouse experience? Even better!

📣 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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As we welcome the sunny days of summer, we're thrilled to bring you these stories of triumph and innovation from our HBCU community.

Stay tuned for more weekly highlights that showcase the brilliance, creativity, and resilience of the HBCU family.

✌🏾 Catch you in the next one,
Your HBCU Roundup Team

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