Opinion: Historically black colleges as relevant today as when they began

See on Scoop.itOUR COMMON GROUND Informed Truth and Resistance

Editor’s Note: Michael Lomax, Ph.D, is president and CEO of UNCF, the United Negro College Fund, the largest private provider of scholarships and other educational support to minority and low-income students.

OUR COMMON GROUND Omnibus‘s insight:

"More than 35,000 students will graduate from college this year because of something that happened 159 years ago Monday."

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