Tag: HBCUs

HBCU Funding Unconstitutional, Trump Suggests

A statement from the White House over the weekend suggested that a certain financial program for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) may be unconstitutional an implication that has raised concerns among supporters and leaders of HBCUs. “My Administration shall treat provisions that allocate benefits on the basis of race,…

HBCU Listening Sessions at White House: 'Very little listening'

Following a meeting with leaders at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Education Secretary DeVos released a statement that raised questions about how much listening she did at the session. DeVos described HBCUs as “real pioneers when it comes to school choice.” “They are living proof that when more options…