2014 Black College Football Picks – Week 4

Play along with the HBCU Digest Founding Editor Jarrett Carter Sr. and pick the winners for each week’s slate of black college football games in the comments section of each week’s post.
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Thurgood Marshall College Fund Spurs Latest HBCU-China Partnership

Officials from the Thurgood Marshall College Fund returned from an extended trip to China this week, where they sought out new study abroad opportunities for students at the Fund’s 47 member institutions.
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Clark Atlanta Sues City of Atlanta

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution yesterday reported on a lawsuit filed by Clark Atlanta University against the City of Atlanta, stemming from the acquisition of Morris Brown College by the city’s investment arm and the nearby Friendship Baptist Church.
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Daily HBCU Power Index – Why America Still Needs HBCUs

The HBCU Power Index (HPI) is a rundown of the most powerful figures on and around HBCU culture. Filed daily, the HPI provides links and synopsis of influential students, media, executives, legislators, alumni and supporters of HBCUs.

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Morgan State Responds to Presidential Spending Inquiry

Morgan State University Spokesperson Clinton Coleman has released a statement on the recent HBCU Digest coverage of university president David Wilson’s spending, questioning the accuracy of the reported figure of more than $218,000 of university and university foundation money spent on travel fare, meals, accommodations and personal expenses between 2011 and 2014.
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Daily HBCU Power Index – The 16-Year-Old Cheerleader

The HBCU Power Index (HPI) is a rundown of the most powerful figures on and around HBCU culture. Filed daily, the HPI provides links and synopsis of influential students, media, executives, legislators, alumni and supporters of HBCUs.
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Daily HBCU Power Index – I Love Howard

The HBCU Power Index (HPI) is a rundown of the most powerful figures on and around HBCU culture. Filed daily, the HPI provides links and synopsis of influential students, media, executives, legislators, alumni and supporters of HBCUs.
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Morgan State President Spent $218K in State, Scholarship Funds on Travel

The following is Part Three of a three-part series chronicling leadership struggles at Morgan State University, Maryland’s largest historically Black university. Read part one and part two.
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HBCU Digest Podcast Series – HBCUStory Founder Crystal deGregory

Founder and Executive Director of HBCU Story Inc. Dr. Crystal deGregory joins us to discuss the value of historical HBCU perspective, and to announce the speakers for the 2014 HBCU Story Symposium, to be held Oct. 24-25 in Washington D.C.
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Daily HBCU Power Index – Trombone Strong

The HBCU Power Index (HPI) is a rundown of the most powerful figures on and around HBCU culture. Filed daily, the HPI provides links and synopsis of influential students, media, executives, legislators, alumni and supporters of HBCUs.
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