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Civil Rights Icon, HBCU grad and Congressman John Lewis with co-editor Chris Cathcart

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Homecomings are days away!

Work on Volume 2 is underway; please consider contributing an essay and help us celebrate our shared legacy. See submission guidelines for details. Thanx!

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Your Story Is Our Story.

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Quick HBCU Fact: Established in 1865, Shaw University was the first HBCU in the South to be established after the American Civil War.              

Foreword by Congressman and

HBCU graduate Elijah E. Cummings (Howard University).

Introduction by Allissa Richardson,

award-winning journalist,

college professor and HBCU

graduate. (Xavier University)

Available online ...

... and the Howard University Bookstore

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Campus Life 

Sports and Activities

Pictured: Mr. John T. Crawford 

Johnson C. Smith University - Circa 1960

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Protest and Activism

Love and Romance

Life-long Friendships

Mentors and Guidance

And so much more, including road trips, dorm life, work-study, Homecomings, graduations, etc.

Order your copy today ... Submit an essay for inclusion in VOl. 2 ... Join the Movement.


And Support our HBCUs.

Co-edited by Black college alumni Dr. Tia Tyree and Christopher D. CathcartHBCU Experience – The Book celebrates the rich legacy of our Black colleges and the experiences of those who attended HBCUs.

It details real-life stories of the HCBU Experience through the voices of the proud students who lived them.
These stories, which range from blissful recollections to tales of trials and tribulations, are all authentic and
heart-felt. Vol. 2 promises much more of the same, and beyond. Please join the movement.
The breakthrough anthology details such Experiences as:
Mentors and Guidance
Stepping and  ...
 ... Pledging

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Some of the HBCUs on Tap for Vol. 2 - and counting

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