We talk with Strada Education Senior Vice President Daryl Graham and Thurgood Marshall College Fund CEO, President Harry Williams about a new partnership that will give immersive academic and professional training to rising high school seniors at Fayetteville State University, Texas Southern University and Virginia State University.
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Boeing Vice President of Global Diversity and Inclusion Michael C. Ford joins us to discuss the company’s latest partnership with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, and the process and benefits of building workforce development pipelines at HBCUs.
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Thurgood Marshall College Fund Opportunity Funding Corporation President & Chief Programs Officer M. Scott Lilly discusses how innovation is developed and cultivated at HBCUs, and what TMCF is doing to train a new generation of creators in the global innovation marketplace.
Canal discusses MillerCoors foundational relationship with HBCUs, how the company works to diversify its workforce through HBCU communities, and how institutions can best reach out for corporate partnership.
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We talk with Gerard Robinson, executive director of the Center for Advancing Opportunity, Camille Lloyd, a senior consultant with Gallup Inc., and Dr. Howard Henderson, director of the new TSU Center for Justice Research and a professor in TSU’s Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs about the role of HBCU research in expanding American opportunity.
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We talk with Dawna Taylor-Thornton- Executive Director, Principal Investigator for the TMCF VBM STEM Initiative, and Amber Feight Rowe- Senior Director of Teacher Quality and Retention Program, about the connections between HBCUs and secondary education.
TM2 Executive Search President Chris Braswell joins us to discuss the difficult truths, challenges, and opportunities in HBCU presidential search culture.
TMCF Vice-President of Revenue George Spencer discusses the work of attracting corporate partnerships in the HBCU community, and how institutions can better advance their narratives of excellence.