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    HBCU Plaintiffs Present Powerful Closing Arguments in Equity Lawsuit against State of Maryland

    Challenge State’s Meager Attempts to Provide Viable Solutions to Address Racist Practices (Updated 06/16/2017) - Lawyers representing students and alumni from Maryland’s four HBCU’s ended last week’s HBCU equity trial with powerful arguments justifying the...

    History is on the Side of HBCUs

    Almost eleven years ago the lawyers for The Coalition for Equity and Excellence in Maryland Higher Education filed a class action suit against the Maryland Higher Education Commission. The Coalition represents students and alumni of the...

    ‘Tell Them We Are Rising’ Examines America’s HBCUs

    Recently, the Trump White House released a signing statement connected to a federal funding measure, which has advocates for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) more than a little nervous about future funding of...

    HBCU Night in Annapolis Focuses Fight on Additional Funds

    All roads led to Annapolis for HBCU alumni, students, supporters, and Legislative Black Caucus members across the state this week.  This year’s Legislative Black Caucus sponsored HBCU Night focused on rallying support for SB-712,...

    LBC Hosts HBCUs Night in Annapolis

    On March 21, the members of the Legislative Black Caucus will be hosting the “HBCUs Night in Annapolis” starting at 6 p.m. in Conference Room West of the Miller Senate Building, 11 Bladen St,...

    Increasing Funding to HBCUs is Essential to Ending Educational Inequality

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have been a safe haven for Black students to express themselves without judgement from their white counterparts. In fact, Shirley Caswell wrote in the Washington Post that a...

    HBCU Advocates Take to Annapolis to Plead for Equality

    HBCU students, alumni and advocates across the state packed the Senate Office Building in Annapolis this week to testify on behalf of SB-712, a bill to guarantee supplemental funding to the state’s four public...

    Timeline of the Maryland HBCU Equality Lawsuit

    The remedial phase of the Maryland HBCU equity lawsuit being heard in federal district court is coming to end.  Coalition for Equity and Excellence in Maryland Higher Education et al. v. Maryland Higher Education...

    The Rich History and Current Relevance of America’s HBCUs

    On Jan. 9, the remedial phase of The Coalition for Equity and Excellence in Maryland Higher Education, et al. v. The Maryland Higher Education Commission, et al. kicked off in Baltimore. This lawsuit, originally...

    The Rich History and Current Relevance of America’s HBCUs

    On January 9, 2017, the remedial phase of The Coalition for Equity and Excellence in Maryland Higher Education, et al. v. The Maryland Higher Education Commission, et al. kicked off in Baltimore. This lawsuit,...

    Richardson Outlines Disparity in HBCU ‘Equality Lawsuit’

    Week two of the remedial phase of the Maryland Higher Education Desegregation Trial, as the case is popularly known, featured the testimony of Dr. Earl Richardson, former president of Morgan State University and the...

    HBCUs Make Their Pitch to Next Generation

    Jordan Johnson is a senior at the School Without Walls High School in the Northwest quadrant of the District of Columbia and like many seniors; she is looking forward to attending college. Jordan has...

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