St. Augustine’s University is going through some extreme changes. On Friday, the university’s president, Diane Boardley Suber announced that she is retiring next month.
There have been multiple issues at the Raleigh HBCU. Tuition revenue is down, the school is being sued by a contractor for unpaid bills related to the construction of the school’s football stadium and there have been issues with disorganized accounting.
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From Taraji P. Henson To Thurgood Marshall: Famous HBCU Alums
Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are cornerstones of the African-American community and their graduates have shaped national politics, entertainment, business and academia. There are 106 HBCUs across the United States and each one provides a culturally rich and exemplary academic experience for their diverse and highly motivated students.
In this photo gallery, NewsOne recognizes HBCU graduates who have been successful leaders and trailblazers in their respective fields. While this list is by no means comprehensive, it is an eclectic sampling of the greatness that our HBCUs produce.