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Predominately White Institutions

Tale of Two Campuses: White and Black Mizzou

Erica Wright | Posted 11.12.2015 | Black Voices
Erica Wright

I had some really great times at Mizzou and I do not regret going there, however it came with a price and a message. The message was that we were not truly wanted there, so instead of in actually making strides towards having an all inclusive school, they gave us just enough to exist within it. They gave us a campus within a campus.

Maryland Running Out of Bets to Place on Unlawful HBCU Neglect

Jarrett L. Carter | Posted 05.25.2014 | Black Voices
Jarrett L. Carter

In a few months, the two sides of Maryland's historic legal battle over race-based discrimination against its public historically black colleges and universities will reach a conclusion in mediation.

Excuse Me, But Your Privilege Is in Our Way

Ashton Johnson | Posted 05.04.2014 | College
Ashton Johnson

There is a phenomenon on the campus of DePauw University called "The DePauw Bubble." It is when you get caught up in all of the things that happen at DePauw that you forget about the "real world." Yet, there is another phenomenon on this campus that many people are not aware of -- I call it the Privilege Bubble.

Are White Universities Undermining Black Culture?

Posted 07.23.2013 | Black Voices

College comes with growing pains of its own, but for black students attending predominately white universities, a different type of challenge exists, ...

Broken Legacy: Why Some Black College Alumnae Are Opting Not To Send Their Own Kids To HBCUs

Posted 02.01.2013 | Black Voices

By Jarrett L. Carter, HBCU Digest The mid-1990s ushered in a cultural renaissance for historically black colleges and universities. “A Different ...

Choosing Between an HBCU And a PWI

Ja'el Gordon | Posted 10.03.2011 | College
Ja'el Gordon

When I initially made the decision to attend Southern University and A&M College at Baton Rouge, Louisiana, it was not because I could not get accepted into a Predominately White Institution.