Posted on: August 31, 2021 Posted by: Orina Comments: 0

Howard University’s Mogul in the Making, Kristalyn Billips

Article curated and written by Dana “Truly Inspired” Martin Kristalyn Billips is a junior Marketing major, sports administration minor from South Jamaica, NY. She currently attends Howard University and plans to continue her studies at a top graduate university upon graduation to receive her Masters of Science in Marketing or work full time in the entertainment, sports or fashion industry. Since arriving at Howard U in 2018, Kristalyn has held many positions on…

Posted on: July 14, 2021 Posted by: Orina Comments: 0

Seven FAMU Graduates speak on their HBCU experience,”Set Friday” and how college networking assisted them in their current careers

Rattlers are in the house and are going up in the HBCU world! We recently had the opportunity of conversing with seven Florida A&M University graduates, as they discussed their HBCU experiences. From life after college, lessons they’ve learned and the impact they plan to make on this generation and the next.  Featuring: Marie Rattigan (@lyricalmarie ) Camille Freeman (@whocamille)  Georgia Dawkins ( @georgiadawkins)  AJ Williams (@a.jay.Williams) Sunni Speaks (@sunnispeaks)…

Posted on: July 2, 2021 Posted by: Orina Comments: 0

5 HBCU Sports Management Programs

Sports management is among the most fulfilling and rewarding jobs in the sports field. When we think of players in the field, our mind often associates them with their coaches. Unknown to many, a behind-the-scenes party is responsible for most activities the players engage in while off the field. These range from business trips, promotions, and contracts. This is the primary job of a sports manager, and becoming one is…

Posted on: June 30, 2021 Posted by: Orina Comments: 0

The Morehouse Effect: Man of Morehouse vs Morehouse Man featuring Noah Mcqueen

Founded in 1867, Morehouse College is known for producing black men of excellence out of Atlanta, Ga. We often hear graduates differentiate between the terms “Man of Morehouse” versus a “Morehouse Man” so we wanted to speak directly with graduates and get their take on what the Morehouse effect is all about. I remember attending a workshop at Bowie State hosted by Nikki Giovanni my junior year of high school.…

Posted on: June 30, 2021 Posted by: Orina Comments: 0

Becoming a Bennett Belle with Ashlynn Lee

Bennett College is an all girls HBCU located in Greensboro, NC and founded in 1873, that has produced some remarkable leaders and world changers. We started the “Becoming a Bennett Belle” series to speak with Bennett College graduates and learn more about what becoming a Bennett Belle is all about. Attending Bennett College has been the best decision I have ever made thus far. During my matriculation, I have had the…

Posted on: June 27, 2021 Posted by: Orina Comments: 0

Becoming a Bennett Belle with Zybrea Knight

Bennett College is an all girls HBCU located in Greensboro, NC and founded in 1873, that has produced some remarkable leaders and world changers. We started the “Becoming a Bennett Belle” series to speak with Bennett College graduates and learn more about what becoming a Bennett Belle is all about. There’s a Bennett College quote that goes like this “This is a place where the girl you are meets the woman…

Posted on: June 20, 2021 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

HBCU Graduate Creates New Cryptocurrency Token

Alabama A&M University Dondi West is the creator of the The Nafuloo Token™ (NAFU), which was was built on the Stellar blockchain and is faster and greener than BTC, ETH, DOGE and other cryptocurrencies.We are focused on increasing crypto transactions among people of color around the world, while being a trusted source of knowledge about cryptocurrency markets for people of all socioeconomic backgrounds. Learn more about Dondi, and the Nafuloo…

Posted on: June 17, 2021 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

The Morehouse Effect: Man of Morehouse vs Morehouse Man featuring Trey Bowers

Founded in 1867, Morehouse College is known for producing black men of excellence out of Atlanta, Ga. We often hear graduates differentiate between the terms “Man of Morehouse” versus a “Morehouse Man” so we wanted to speak directly with graduates and get their take on what the Morehouse effect is all about. Major- Economics Graduation year- 2020 “Morehouse College has molded me into the man I am today by instilling…

Posted on: June 17, 2021 Posted by: Historically Black Since Comments: 0

Becoming a Bennett Belle with Brooke Ashley Kane

Bennett College is an all girls HBCU located in Greensboro, NC and founded in 1873, that has produced some remarkable leaders and world changers. We started the “Becoming a Bennett Belle” series to speak with Bennett College graduates and learn more about what becoming a Bennett Belle is all about. Graduation year– 2019 Major – Political Science “Bennett College provided me with a safe and nurturing environment to find my voice,…