Black History Highlight – Sen. Kamala D. Harris

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ABOUT KAMALA D. HARRIS In 2017, Kamala D. Harris was sworn in as a United States Senator for California, the second African-American woman and first South Asian-American senator in history. She serves on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, the Select Committee on...

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Black History Highlight – Cecil Williams

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ABOUT CECIL WILLIAMS Cecil Williams is a native of Orangeburg, South Carolina.  He received a degree in Art from Claflin University.  Williams is a professional photographer, videographer, publisher and author of 6 books. 

By the age of nine, he had already begun his career in...

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Black History Highlight – Rosalind Brewer

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ABOUT ROSALIND BREWER Rosalind Brewer born in Detroit, MI. She is the Group President and Chief Operating Officer of Starbucks Corporation. She is the first woman COO of the company and the first African American to hold the position. As group president and chief operating officer, Brewer...

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Black History Highlight – John Lewis

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ABOUT JOHN LEWIS Often called  “one of the most courageous persons the Civil Rights Movement ever produced,” John Lewis has dedicated his life to protecting human rights, securing civil liberties, and building what he calls “The Beloved Community” in America.  ...

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Morehouse College Alumnus, Brian “B-Hen” Henry

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On this episode, we speak with Brian Henry. He’s a graduate of Morehouse College. He’s one of the nation’s hottest young DJs. Brian Henry is affectionately known to party-goers around the world. DJ B-Hen has performed for The First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama and celebrities like...

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Voorhees College Alumnus, Chekwas Okafor

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On this episode, we talk to Chekwas Okafor.  He’s a graduate of Voorhees College. Okafor is the founder of ONYCHEK.com, an online retailer of luxury fashion from Africa. During this episode, we talk about his HBCU experience and his transition from a fortune 500 company to the fashion...

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Morgan State University Alumna, Angela McCrae

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On episode 15 of “The HBCU Podcast,” we have Angela McCrae. She’s a graduate of Morgan State University. She currently serves as Digital Communications Manager for Firelight Media. During this episode we talk about the highly anticipated documentary: Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black...

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HBCU Holiday Gift Guide

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The season of gift giving is here. Are you in search of the perfect gift for your loved ones and friends? Well, look no further.  This gift guide provides excellent gift options by Historically Black College and University Alumni. Shipping information varies, so place your orders in a...

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