Tag: HBCU

Howard University acquires landmark collection of Gordon Parks photos

Subject Gordon Parks; Howard University; Photographer Description A group of 252 works spanning the influential Black photographer’s long career will be housed at the Washington HBCU’s research center Creator By Peggy McGlone Source https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2022/05/16/gordon-parks-photos-howard-university/ Publisher washingtonpost.com File

Two Howard University Alumni Open Boutique Hotel “The Moor” in New Orleans

Subject Howard University; Alumni; The Moor Description . In an effort to become a thriving, young, Black-owned boutique hotel management company, Howard University alumni Damon Lawrence and Marcus Carey, launched Homage Hospitality Group in 2016. After years of development, the duo has opened “The Moor,” their first boutique hotel, or what they prefer to call “home,” […]

Eddie George Named Head Coach Of HBCU Tennessee State University’s Football Team

Subject Sports; Higher Education; NFL; HBCU Description From The Field to the Sideline, Tennessee titans legend Eddie George joins the ranks of former football greats-turned-coaches at HBCUs as the new head coach of Tennessee state university’s football team. Creator Victoria Uwumarogie Source https://www.essence.com/celebrity/former-nfl-great-eddie-george-named-head-coach-of-hbcu-tennessee-state-universitys-football-team/?fbclid=IwAR3ZEleT1UwH1XzJ7fjpnUNhhI7vSg9h4wob_FmuQT1cMCb4AI5PjbRGnuE Publisher essence.com File

TSU Alum Who Designed, Constructed National Museum of African American Music Continues As Industry Trailblazer, Promotes Student Success by Giving Back

Subject Architect, Construction, TSU Alum Description When Don Hardin drives by the National Museum of African American Music, the Tennessee State University alum can’t help but smile proudly. That’s because the firm he owns managed the design and construction of the facility, and he credits TSU with giving […]

Meharry Medical College President Dr. James Hildreth Asked To Submit Resume to Biden Transition Team

Subject Dr. James Hildreth; President Biden; Biden’s Cabinet Description Dr. James Hildreth, an infectious disease expert who leads Meharry Medical College, was asked to submit his resume to President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team for consideration as part of the incoming administration’s coronavirus response. Creator Brett Kelman Source https://www.tennessean.com/story/news/local/2020/11/16/biden-transition-team-asks-nashvilles-james-hildreth-resume/6310322002/ […]

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